Intended to dine here but was not able to locate the restaurant at the advertised location. Thus unable to taste the cuisine.
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Better than most Kristang food I've had even in Melaka, this place is quite good, if pricy. My only advice would be stick to the Portuguese/Malay dishes, as the dishes that are similar to Nyonya dishes (like kangkung belacan, and the sambal buah keluak) aren't...More
My husband and I had cincalok fritters; Assam laksa; and vegetarian curry debal. The food was great! Mel came to speak to us and she is just such a down to earth friendly person. When she found out that I was a vegetarian - out...More
The food was acceptable quality but only one member of staff was remotely friendly . The worst aspect was that there was a family of 8, four of which were noisy children playing with the toys provided by the restaurant . I can see that...More
Food was pleasant to the eye and to the taste buds. Price was mid-range to slightly on the pricey side. Service was reasonable. Owner was not in. We had dinner -lemongrass chicken, seabass, and curry laksa. We also bought back an assortment of jars of...More
The food was just ok. For lunch (weekday), was informed that only the set lunches were available. Find it disappointing as would have preferred more options. Ordered the nasi lemak with assam prawns. The prawns were countable and small and the flesh was dry. However,...More
Hi MisheruT, Thanks for your feedback! I guess you would have visited us somewhere between 12-24th July...I am sorry that you were offered the limited menu during this time. Mel was away for her youngest daughter's wedding in Germany and we made the decision to...More
I was pleasantly surprised by their wide selection of lunch sets. I had the Nasi Lemak and my husband had the Devil Curry Rice set. We ordered a Chicken Seybah ala carte for us to share. The food was a healthy wholesome serving of wonderful...More
Hi Sylvia G! THanks for your feedback and happy that you enjoyed Mel's cooking. Looking forward to serving you again soon !
Its actually a Portuguese cuisine specially joint also identified as Kristang. The owner is Mel and she is real nice and was on site when we ate. She even have a cookbook for her recipes. Food was great and special. One of the gems in...More
Thanks KYGan777 for your kind words! Looking forward to serving you again!
We had the pleasure of meeting Mel while dining. Mel is pleasant and personable. We enjoyed the curry dishes including the baked fish. It takes about half-hour, be sure to plan ahead if you're time conscious. The belacan Kang Kong is also a favorite.
Hi Baking_Love! THanks for your feedback and glad you enjoyed Mel's Kristang (Malacca-Portuguese) Food. Looking forward to feeding you again soon !