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Madam Kay's Platz Cafe

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139 Lonsdale St | Mayflower On Lonsdale, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+60 3-9639 9939
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10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Lugano
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2013 via mobile

Very good food from Malaysian. We've been to Malaysia 2 months ago and here we found the same cuisine that we had there. Managed by Malaysian people. Very reasonable price, we spent $30.- for 2. We will definitely come back.

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Thank Pilosel
Brisbane
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2013

we stopped into kay's Platz and were drawn to the authentic malaysian menu. menu has a contrast of flavours. three adults and two children all found something to enjoy at a very good price. all the food followed true malay style - lots of clean, natural, fresh flavours. the people were ever so friendly. my next time in MEL we... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2012

The food was so-so, my latest visit i had 'nasi lemak' the sambal is sweet and a bit salty,just not my cup of tea. just okay to satisfied craving for malaysian food. Nice atmosphere and suitable place to catch up with friends.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2012

The bain marie meal which was available throughout the lunchtime was very delicious!There was a good range of side dishes to choose from to go with the served rice. I also really like the authentic malaysian drinks that they offer on the menu besides their latte, cappuccinos... Sure will go there again!

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Thank sahara552
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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48 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2012 via mobile

I had the cantonese mee, which was delicious and recommended. It really had a true Malaysian flavour. So any of you want to have a Malaysian meal in Melbourne, this is the place to go. All food here are halal which is fantastic.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2012

They served the best "nasi daging merah".. and beef fried rice

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Seremban, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2011

There are many restaurants in melbourne / City offering halal food .I have been to most of them .Madam Kay's is definately Malaysian flavour , should you missed the nasi goreng , or tom yam paprik or nasi lemak .Waiters and cook are ' orang melayu ' and service is ok .price is standard , Aussie price. Each serving is... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2011

I wanted a nice cooked meal and stumbled upon this place during my lunch walkabout. The Penag Kway Teow I had is definitely one of the worst I'd ever had anywhere. I'd suggest for the owners to take it off their menu cos it's not even close to what Penang Kway Teow is. Was throughly disappointed and can't believe they... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2010

When most restaurants open at 11 am, Madam Kay's Platz serves breakfast starting from 7.30am! It was a great change for us.It's very cosy and quiet. They have Malaysian cuisine like nasi lemak, nasi ayam, cantonese bee hoon, tom yam bee hoon, etc. They also have sandwiches and cakes for us to take away.But what I really luv is the... More 

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melbourne
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2010

Living in Melbourne for years we are longing for some Malaysian food. We been few times at Madam Kay. Well, overall, if you graving for some decent Malaysian food, Madam Kay is not too bad. I think the food is too spicy, so if you see anything that have chilies or sound spicy, forget about it, unless you a chillies... 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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16
Cuisine
Cafe, Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Breakfast
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Lonsdale St | Mayflower On Lonsdale, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +60 3-9639 9939
  • This restaurant is at Mayflower On Lonsdale
Description
At Madam Kay's platz we serves Malaysian Cuisine and Breakfast + Beautiful coffee.

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Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving up age-old recipes. The lighting may be unromantic, the patrons loud, and the service no-nonsense, but the food is sensational.
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