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83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-281 6813
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10:00 - 01:00
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Sun 08:00 - 01:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food here are good compare with some restaurants around. We had spaghetti and fried rice but I like the Pineapple Fried rice they server. It has a little bit sour and sweet but fresh of the pineapple mixed with rice, egg and vegetable. The location is also good. Worth to come

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Thank gallangpho2bloger242
manama
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is a melting pot where you can sit quietly or with friends. Nobody cares. Many gluten free and alternative meals available. Nice one.

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Thank puriris
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44 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

As in the title :) just tourists sitting there, but the coffee was lovely, and the menu extensive. A bit pricey, but it's in the main street (Yonker Walk). My tip for the people running this place: change the music! People don't want to listen to Elvis when they visit Melaka, really!

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Thank Gosia W
Västervik
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place for thirsty tourists. Have a jug of Tiger and relax. Good athmosphere and friendly staff!

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Thank Mats O
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read many reviews saying that this place had a variety of cocktails and liquors. Decided to try this place during my last visit to Melaka and I was surprised to see the list of alcohols that they have! Most which I haven't heard of. Other than their variety of alcohols, the prices were cheap too! You could ask for a... More 

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Thank Emily F
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

food just okay. Their curry dishes seem to all use the same base. The upside of this place is that it's big and you can get a table any time despite it being in the middle of busy Jonker St. Wouldn't go back for food, just drinks or coffee.

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Thank KulenMountainKouple
Bangkok, Thailand
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have ordered satay, spaghetti and watermelon juice. The only dish that I can eat was spaghetti. The cumin in satay sauce is too strong. The watermelon juice taste just like water. The waiters and waitresses are slow response maybe there were a lot of people at the time that I been there.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I could only stay here for a while as the music too loud. Staff was slow and would deliver the items to the wrong tables. However, this cafe is on a nice corner and good for watching the tourists walk buy - ifyou can stand the noise.

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Scheveningen, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad place to spend some time. It does frequently get hit by waves of visitors. In between waves it's even worth taking a detour for, in order to drop by. BTW Please add espresso machiato to the menu ;-)

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Thank Chack B
Lindenhurst, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, I've been holed up around the corner from Jonker Street for almost two weeks. I'm not a big eater here but I've been here six or seven times. Certainly we all understand the value of being at a well kept, up to date open air venue on the best corner in town, don't we? Good, let's move on... The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 01:00
Monday
10:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
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?