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83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-281 6813
08:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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106 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lady singers were enjoying themselves on stage and we enjoyed them. Cocktails are good and reasonably priced. Being open space to the street makes it all even nicer. We did not try the food. Service was OK.

Thank paulandc0
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On the corner in the mist of all the buzz. Reasonable priced, - a tad slow in service, as they are somewhat understaffed, - but staff is friendly, - but almost running in an attempt to cope.

Thank Gorm L
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really don't know why this place is rated so highly,very bad service the waitresses seemed overwhelmed with the crowd,drinks were overpriced and took a really long time to come,this place is all hype, will not be coming back

Thank Adrian D
Singapore, Singapore
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our lunch at Geographer's cafe a lot. Good food, good music...a very lively place. They also have a good range of vegatarian options.

Thank KanikaSarin
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointing for a top rated restaurant at Jonker Walk. Disinterested waiters and very plain tasted food. However if you are into ambiance and live music then this is the place.

Thank Saanthi P
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116 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A relaxed open air cafe for lunch or supper, high and low tables. Good Ramen Curry and Georgraphers Sate and Spring Roll selection. Live music in the evening. Friendly service

Thank T00ts10
New York City, New York
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good Place to enjoy your food and a drink while observing the crowds at the busy market open every weekend on Jonker street.

Thank strannikny
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a local in Malaysia, I don't find the food here is authentic. Ordered a fried rice with satay, the fried rice do not have any taste and the Satay sauce is not made up of peanut. Quite disappointed with those food and the price.

Thank Yap H
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2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must try spot in Melaka, excellent food and reasonable price. The ambience is just perfect for the historical city.

Thank Wesley H
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service seemed slow. The live music is not what it used to be. They have added seating capacity - acquired the joint opposite. But from ordering to making payment, had to usher every time.

Thank SEAsiaVagabond

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Bar, Cafe, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-281 6813

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?