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The Seafarer

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1516 Batang Tiga Kling 76400, Melaka, Malaysia
6063152693
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11:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:30
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 01:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: Nice breeze and view, live solo performance throughout the meal. Cons: Mosquitoes Food was average and still in search for better Peranakan food.

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Thank RST3
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is great you have view on the bay leading to the sea. There's a small beach with table to enjoy beers and dinner. The view is amazing. The waiters are very helpful. The menu is nyona food and really delicious. They also have good fresh juice and coconuts. It's a bit out of malacca town but worth the... More 

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Thank Aurélien M
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

very friendly service good food lovely view great for nyonya food good place for crabs and prawns the steamed fish is also well made

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Thank Yatra V
Singapore, Singapore
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

I tried both the chilli crab and pepper crab tonight. Both tasted simply delicious! Will go back again soon !

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Thank Ann C
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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96 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

A great place for a drink while enjoying the view and fresh ocean breeze. Get away from the hustle and bustle of Melaka.

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Sri Kembangan, Malaysia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Meal is nice, affordable with great atmosphere of seaview with evergreen songs...we were having butter prawn and steamed red snapper..nice

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Thank nurhaniesazana
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

the ambience was good with a nice view on three sides.seafood was good.service could be better.a bit slow.nice place for a family outing.

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Thank Ramdas R
Innisfail, Australia
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

The food was nice and the views were lovely. Fresh sea breeze. Prompt service. Our local friends ordered for all of us as we shared it between everyone. The lemon chicken was my favourite.

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Thank Amanda H
Sungai Buloh, Malaysia
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66 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Great food - Assam Pedas Jelawat, Dry chili Squid and Sambal Petai Squid and Nonya Steam Kerapu were all excellent. Tom Yam, Sawi and Sizzling Tafu were good. Well recommended. The quiet location by the sea with great views was good and restaurant was spacious with sheltered and open air options. Service was a bit slow - but it was... More 

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Sydney
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153 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

This was recommended to us for good seafood. It was about 20 minutes by taxi from Melaka centre at night and the taxi also returned to pick us up. Lucky we arranged that as very difficult to get back otherwise. The restaurant is on a beach, set out on the water and open on 3 sides. It's a nice spot... More 

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Thank HP8_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:30
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:30
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:30
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1516 Batang Tiga Kling 76400, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: 6063152693

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