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Different shophouses in heritage buildings, eateries and foot spa-s, a colorful and picturesque... read more

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Varna, Bulgaria
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If you love to try out Chinese cuisine and other local delights, this place is really suitable for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Mansions, temples and antique shops are packed into the narrow streets of the lively Chinatown district.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“jonker walk” (14 reviews)
Melaka, Malaysia

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Different shophouses in heritage buildings, eateries and foot spa-s, a colorful and picturesque neighborhood full of history. There is the famous Jonker walk where at weekends a night market takes place.

Thank LussyV
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love to try out Chinese cuisine and other local delights, this place is really suitable for you. There is one famous shop selling chicken rice ball at the corner which operates only in the afternoon. Each time when I visit Malacca, I will...More

Thank Jonathan Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chinatown in Melaka is not just Jonkers Stree - that is interesting but you need to roam around and see Jala Tun Tan Cheng Lock with its various museums, old renovated shop houses and its Nyonya restaurants. Then there is Jalan Tukang Besi with cafes...More

Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is suppose to be a cultural thing but it has transformed to a night market instead. Tons of food out there but not all would taste good. If you are on a very short holiday, this would be the place to go to during...More

Thank Yvonne G
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

If you are in melaka over the weekend, this place is worth a visit. It becomes a pedestrian mall by 6pm when all stalls are set up. Being a local we would avoid this place during the weekend. (lol) Stalls sell foodstuff, tim sum, noodles,...More

Thank grilledalso
Reviewed 19 July 2017

One of the most curious visits to Chinatown in Melaka and Malaysia is to hear the cadence of the English that is spoken here in Chinatown and the rest of Melaka. Besides the English though, there are endless goodies to be found in terms of...More

Thank nyuen
Reviewed 19 July 2017

a must visit place if you going to malacca. you can found many chinese cuisines at there,like famous chicken rice,durian cendol,nyonya laksa. long Q during every weekend and public holidays but affordable price!

1  Thank Choo N
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

It's very interesting to visit a Chinatown in a country where Chinese are not a minority. I have been in many Chinatowns in different cities of the world and this one is completely unique. Something to visit ...

Thank Mariano A
Reviewed 5 July 2017

If you came in Melaka, please take your time to go Night market in this city. It's so wonderful, you can bargain anything in these shop. It's cheap for travellers. Highly recommend.

Thank nkhanle
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

This place is suitable for Chinese foods lovers. There are many kinds of Chinese cuisines with great taste and affordable price: wonton noodles, char kueyteow, pia, etc.

Thank linanauli21
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28 December 2015|
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Response from CowSense | Reviewed this property |
Hello Friend As the majority of the shops are owned by the Chinese, it is most likely that the shops at Chinatown will be closed during the lunar new year. Advised not to visit Chinatown during the new year. At other... More
30 December 2014|
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Response from mikeylawsh72 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there sorry i hv just accessed my email...really no idea abt that as i was also a tourist....anyway thks for asking n hapi new yr to u ..