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Hoe Kee Chicken Rice Ball

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4 Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka, Malaysia
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good45%
  • Average30%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken rice” (99 reviews)
“assam fish” (46 reviews)
“gizzards” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
$$ - $$$
4 Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The place is on famous Jonker Street. We love fish head curry and we had to order more. Rice ball with chicken was good. Food isn't too expensive and good service.

Thank princessapple3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time morning 930am having this Nice chicken rice and best Asam fish.. abit long q but worth it

Thank Alvin O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chicken rice ball is only available in Malacca. Famous & well known to tourists. The outlet in jonker street is always crowded

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

First time trying after 2nd failed trip this year to try Chung Wah chicken rice ball. A trip to Hoe Kee will not make you feel the trip is wasted. Despite there was a long Q, it is pretty fast moving. You can have some...More

Thank baymax88
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Must be one of the most affordable restaurants in Jonker street. There is a never ending q daily at lunch time. Excellent chicken rice balls, awesome asam fish. Unfortunately, the much heard of well boiled soup was not on the menu when we were there....More

Thank GAN L
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Come here for the atmosphere . there are many good chicken rice elsewhere but this place delivers the jonker street melaka experience

Thank teo a
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Recommended by our tour guide, we visited this place for lunch during our day trip to Melaka. The food was great and the experience was priceless. We loved trying something new and different (wooden stools instead of chairs and low round tables). we enjoyed it...More

Thank Lanilynn001
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Good customer service. The staff will immediately change the spoon once we inform them the spoon is dirty and say sorry to us. Chicken rice ball and chicken breast taste nice. Need to queue about 30 minutes to 1 hour but its worth to queue....More

Thank LimJoey1996
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Lunch at Hoe Kee Chicken Rice @ Jonker Walk Ambience: It was a local coffee shop and very much an "eat and go" unpretentious place. There was a queue but we got a seat in less than 5 min. The staff took our orders before...More

Thank CHVTheReviewer
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I think not necessary to try it because it just normal and not so tasty... oily chicken meat , chicken rice make to be a rice ball and taste just so-so ... price considering high and other chicken rice shops are tasty than this

Thank YzTeng C
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21 May 2017|
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Response from Brian194812 | Reviewed this property |
1. No idea on on opening times but if it's meal time, just go. 2. Parking.Probably best to leave the car at your hotel - assuming in Merlaka Central - and walk 3. If you're on foot, no need to worry about road closure.
Toto S
11 February 2017|
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Response from elderlyw2016 | Reviewed this property |
They don't served pork. And there is no halal logo. That's all I can said.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
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