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Address: Ujong Pasir, Melaka, Malaysia
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The way the different stalls fight for customers is intimidating. The dishes are average and the much awaited baked fish is rather tasteless in the stall we visited. Not worth the... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 December 2016
Ipoh, Malaysia

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Kajang, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

It was colorful with lights. Most of the houses are decorated for Christmas. The food in the food court was tasty n not that expensive. Should go during Christmas time n can see beautiful lights at night

Thank NtBaskaran
Ipoh, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

The way the different stalls fight for customers is intimidating. The dishes are average and the much awaited baked fish is rather tasteless in the stall we visited. Not worth the drive here.

Thank LeeWJ
Torcy-le-Grand, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

I have been here many times. The place has changed, but the old Malaysian Portugese settlement houses, and heritage can still be seen. You can also savour 'old Portugese dishes' at the restaurants nearby. Good visit, delicious food.

Thank Nr H
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Can view of Portuguese history in Malaya and Malaysia Culture tradition food dressing tools and equipment they use during sailing

Thank Mano G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I been there in 2015 X'mas, was planning give up to go due the traffic is terrible, everyone wanna go there to experience X'mas. Appreciated to my friend, he insists to drive there and gave me a unforgettable memory at the special night. Each house locates in Portuguese Square decorates lovely X'mas things (some are very huge decoration, just like... More 

Thank anne w
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I walked down to Portuguese Settlement on Saturday night I've been there many times the lights at Christmas time are just so pretty we had a wish and lite a Bollon that went up into the sky so very sweet

Thank judithkrishnan
malacca city
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you intend to dine by the sea, you will enjoy the dinner in a relaxed atmosphere with the breeze from the sea a plus point. Can get authentic Portugese style cooking as well as the Chinese cooking style.

Thank carimakanman
Westhoughton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Once upon a time, this was a quaint old village with some glorious restaurants and incredible scenery but it's been modernised, the old pier knocked down and land reclaimed for a modern mega-mall and hotel. All the restaurants are now in a row with shared seating in the car park at the front but...the food is till to die for... More 

Thank Steve F
Muar, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

The Portuguese Square is near the sea-side of the Straits of Malacca. I is not along Ujong Pasir as Ujong Pasir is the Main Road. You need to travel another half km. into a small road which is often called "Portuguese Settlement", A sign is placed at the entrance of the Main Ujong Pasir Road to help tourists to access.... More 

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Melaka, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Portuguese square in a popular sea food restaurant in Melaka. The baked fish and vegetable dishes are recommended.

Thank najimudeen

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