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Mellben Seafood

232 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 3 Kebun Baru Palm View, Singapore 560232, Singapore
+65 6285 6762
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“butter crab” (30 reviews)
“crab bee hoon” (28 reviews)
“soup” (41 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Singaporean
$$ - $$$
232 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 3 Kebun Baru Palm View, Singapore 560232, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This 'void deck' restaurant offers a uniquely singaporean dining experience. Mellben is a well known for their butter crabs and crab bee hoon, though I often see people ordering their black pepper crabs as well (they offer chillie crabs too, which is not too bad.....More

Thank Jeremiah L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in Singapore........ When you visit a country there are the regulation Must-Do, Must-See and Must-Go things to do. For me it was not to eat but to 'experience' the very famous Singaporean Chili Crabs. There are many must-go to Chili crab places there and...More

1  Thank Regina B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the outlet in tanjong pagar, it always long wait for the food, the queue isn't that bad compare to the Toa Payoh but there's still waiting time for your crab dishes.

Thank angie1ktn
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This is a very local restaurant situated in an housing estate in the heartland of Singapore. Had both the crab mee hoon and the chili crab. I prefer the former one because you can taste the sweet freshness of the crab, but the sauce for...More

Thank Carolyn106
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Went to this place with a group of friends; we called up and made a reservation, you still need to wait but not as long as if you hadn't made a reservation. It's undercover but open air; we were seated under fans so not very...More

Thank ll1234567
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We have enjoyed the various dishes of Mellben with friends and family. They have been consistent in quality and they have always impressed the overseas guests with their crab dishes, which they are famous for. Our favorites are: 1. The clay pot crab bee hoon,...More

Thank tobeslo
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The crabs are so so and paid 70 for 1 average crab. The scallop and veg are 30 dollar...8 piece prawns are 30... even a a coffee shop restaurant and selling at a restaurant prices is totally not worth.customer also need to queue before order...More

Thank AshtonSun
Reviewed 13 April 2017

If you are craving for Chilli Crab or any other crab dish. The best place to head to is Melben Seafood Restaurant. One of the best crabs that I've tried in a long time! Had to wait in the queue for about 15-30 mins as...More

Thank Shamkesh
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Ate at the one at Toa Payoh. Love that they open at 16h00, and not at 18h00 like most restaurants. Went here specifically for the chilli crab. Am sure this was the most expensive meal I'd have on my trip, but had to give it...More

Thank TravelbyLight
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Yummilicious & huge Sri Lankan crabs! Tried Chilli, salted egg and black pepper! Enjoyed it. Do make a reservation if u r going in a big group.

Thank Mindii19
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Singaporean
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 3 Kebun Baru Palm View, Singapore 560232, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6285 6762
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