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18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
606-2881673
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10:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The waitress was nice but the food was awful. We ordered a different chicken rice dish each. However we were served the same dish. My portion size was tiny. The chicken / veg stir fry was the size of the palm of my hand (I am not big either!!) The chicken in both meals was fatty - I've never eaten... More 

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Thank aconnery
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We were seated quickly and served fairly swiftly too. Really good singers made the atmosphere. My husband had Seafood & Pineapple Fried Rice and I had the Mozzarella & Tomato starter. Both were well presented and delicious and took very little time to arrive. We also had three drinks and shared a local ice cream dish (that was a little... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived at our hotel and was not impressed with the menu. And a local told us about this restaurant Had a great meal with relaxed atmosphere It caters for groups that if you want western food it is there if you want local it is there. We tried nyonya and was not disappointed the staff product knowledge was good... More 

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Thank trevor j
Oslo, Norway
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Excellent food, either Nyonya or Western cuisine. A must try is their cocktail drinks. Relax in the ambience of the place while being entertained by singers.

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Thank Cathylee98
Sentosa Island, Singapore
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

It is amazing that an establishment with such great location and expansive real estate could be so poorly managed! The restaurant gets full marks for location. It is right on Jonker street and we were there on a busy weekend. Every other place on the street was packed and as we walked past this place, we saw a few empty... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Having visited this restaurant earlier on the day where we just had beverages. Due to the lovely courtyard setting we decided to go back this evening for dinner, however was so disappointed. We were given A menu and ordered drinks 15 mins later we were still waiting for the drinks and no one came near us to take a food... More 

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Thank Carmel G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely the best place to eat in Malacca. Gorgeous, delicious , great service, live concerts. Honestly the best cream chowder I have ever eaten in my life at a great price! You can find both Malysian and European dishes at really good prices and both extremely delicious. 100 % deserved recommendation. Simply the best.

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Thank Ksenia T
Marlborough Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

It is a pity when a place have such a great location and such historic buildings that food and service don't don't measure up. The food lacked lustre (I had the most tasteless laksa in Malaysia) and was quite pricey, and the service was pretty average. It got even more pricey when we realised that prices didn't include gst and... More 

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Thank Philip M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Cheap quality food with exorbitant price! The food is tasteless and flavourless and soul less, we paid 110+ RM for the food for 3 people. I don't think we'll come back to this hotel ever again.

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Thank Ajan A
Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We got to this place quite late and we did not expect to have such a good experience. Personnel truly kind and helping, a small court with open air tables and fans to move air (luckily no freezing aircon as in most of the places!). A duo of very good musicians/singers were accompanying our dinner with a vast selection of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, European, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: 606-2881673

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?