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US$2 - US$4
Italian, Asian, American, Malaysian
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
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Reviewed 5 August 2020

This is a lovely place to go with a great atmosphere, friendly, hard working staff. We had beers with the seats facing outwards and it was so wonderful. We came back and the staff remembered us and greated us with such a friendly manner. The...food is ok, not incredible but the vibe is lovely. Would recommend having some drinks and nibbles here.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 4 July 2020 via mobile

The place is nice and has potential. Cannot manage groups and the food is very slow. We were still getting food (easy things) 2 hours after we ordered. The drinks came very quickly and the service was good initially; the waiter got very stressed and...quite rude which was a real shame. Maybe we caught them on a bad day. Food is average. Pizzas are small mission wraps (or similar) with toppings so you would need at least 2 as a main meal. Food is reasonably priced. All in all, a great place to go for a few drinks and snacks if you are not worried about time and are not overly hungry.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 12 February 2020

Best place to hang out and have a beer and enjoy the evening in Mersing. Fussion food, like pizza was pretty good, despite the fact they used a tortilla for the crust. Great ambiance for this town.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 14 January 2020 via mobile

Very nice place. The staff is very friendly and ready to help. The atmosphere is relaxing. But the best is the food. We tried several dishes and all of them were really good. We didn’t expect it, but even decided to order more. Moreover, prices...are low so it wasn’t a problem to eat more)) really recommend you to eat there if you are stuck in Mersing like us))More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 18 October 2019 via mobile

The bistro looks very nice and cozy. You can have a look at the street while eating. The food is very delicious and cheap. Drinks were good as well. Very nice staff and good music. Would definitely come back if we return to Mersing !!

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 14 September 2019 via mobile

Plusses: Food tastes very good Location Decoration Minusses: Very small portions Too loud annoying music Not accessible for handicapped. Note: portions are small but so are the prices. Still hungry? Just order more.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed 21 August 2019

This upstairs restaurant and bar is, despite its name, quite modern with distressed walls and modern steel framed wood tables. The colour scheme is in greys and browns, so it feels quite intimate. We were able to grab a table overlooking the street. The view...was really just a road and shops, but we enjoyed the open-air feeling and seeing the town drive by. As a change of pace from our usual Malaysian fare we ordered a small pizza and burger and were happy with our choices. The coffee was good too. There seemed to be quite a collection of beers available.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 15 August 2019 via mobile

Good food, good beer, good service, good ambiance.... you can get all this in this amazing place. Don’t miss this if you come Mersing.

Date of visit: June 2019
1948History, Owner at History 1948 Cafe & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2019

Thanks for coming and please come again...

Reviewed 1 July 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner here en route to Tioman. Other top rated restaurants were closed. We enjoyed the samba sting ray and the squid as well as prawns with pasta. Very spicy and tasty. Restaurant is above a shop with an elevated view of the road. We...enjoyed the call to evening prayer and watching life going on. £26 for 5 meals and 7 drinks.More

Date of visit: July 2019
1948History, Manager at History 1948 Cafe & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2019

Thanks a lot for given good comment... glad that you enjoyed our food and drinks..

Reviewed 16 April 2019 via mobile

As an American this place was everything I’d hope for. Good food, decent beer, good music, and friendly staff. I wanted to eat stingray and they were all out. I asked them to see if they can have stingray the next day and they delivered!...Pretty cool. I was confused on why there weren’t more foreigners here. If you’re new to Mersing definitely give this place a chance!More

Date of visit: April 2019
Passenger50262394914, Owner at History 1948 Cafe & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2019

Thanks you for coming and wrote a good review.. see u again on august...

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