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RM 50 - RM 150
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Asian, Malaysian
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Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 24 February 2023

Oct2022. I had breakfast buffet here as it was included in our stay at Doubletree Melaka. The food was OK and there was the coffee made on the spot by their staff on trolley that came to our table. We could choose among a few...types. They have the whole range of foods, ie. Western, Chinese, Malay & Indian. I did enjoy my breakfast there. FrancisTLim.More

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 18 November 2022

We visited for 2 nights and were upgraded to Junior Suite !! Excellent staff, helpful people around us made us feel home! Team guided us what to do, where to visit and options !! Jaja and her team were super !! One improvement: you have...great assortment of food for breakfast- can you please try to improve on Indian option ( the quality of idly or vade ) .. You guys rock thank you !! RahulMore

Date of visit: November 2022
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Reviewed 11 October 2022 via mobile

Thank you very much to all the service crew at Makan Kitchen from the reception to the chefs at the various stations for their amicable service. The service crew were quick to clear the tables for a clean dining experience. I would like to offer...my kindest compliments to Mr Fazzuan for making my mother and mine for the very warm welcome at Makan Kitchen as he is extremely friendly and attentive to us and also to other guests in the restaurant. The breakfast buffet offers a wide selection of food and we enjoyed the quality and the selections of it.More

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 5 November 2021

wide range... deliciously cooked, preparation good as well. staff courteous. local dish was excellent.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Adventure54190216463, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2021

Dear Madocznavera, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed having a meal with us and food prepared was meet your expectation. I am glad to hear that team has deliver exceptional service to you...More

Reviewed 6 October 2020

This restaurant has nice environment, good service and friendly staff. But the buffet lunch has limited choice. The food wasn't up to expectation, rather disappointed. However, the mushroom soup and special served dessert were very good. Should make improvement of the taste and way of...cooking.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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CareyOsborne, General Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2020

Dear sy3717 Thank you for your review and we are sorry to learn that we did not meet your expectations. As Makan Kitchen is not offering buffet lunches at the moment, I am assuming that you attended as part of a recent meeting. Our menus...More

Reviewed 25 December 2019 via mobile

We stayed at Doubletree Hilton at Melaka for 2 nights and wanted to have a nice breakfast on Christmas Day. We ended up very disappointed with the food. Overall everything was not tasty except for the fresh juices. Even coffee is lousy. A five stars...hotel serving one star breakfast.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2019

Dear richtee2019, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am apologies to hear your recent dining experience with us during breakfast time on Christmas Day was disappointing and not meet your expectations. We note on all comment and issue was highlight...More

Reviewed 18 December 2019

I was truly impressed by this restaurant. Enjoyed the breakfast particularly. The scrambled eggs were done in the way I like best and the Streaky Beef was yummy. Oh, and the Teh Tarik was delish! The one that elevated our experience was Mr Zabli. That...smile ... he always attended to us cheerfully and was preemptive of our needs. He should be given a medal! This is a place to go to for incredible service and food selection.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2019

Dear Mr Patrick Terence Lim, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed having a breakfast with us and food prepared was meet your expectation. I am glad to hear that Zabli and the team...More

Reviewed 1 December 2019 via mobile

Took forever to get our a la carte order. A shrimp in my wife’s tom yum was spoiled (and nobody said sorry about this). Chicken in chicken was undercooked. Shame on Doubletree.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2019

Dear 316ilyan, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am apologies to hear your recent dining experience with us was disappointing and not meet your expectations. We note on all comment and issue was highlight to our Executive Chef and myself...More

Reviewed 30 November 2019

We went for the dinner buffet and Visha was very helpful and courteous. She was a pleasant a nice person. Definitely will go again as the service by Visha was excellent.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2019

Dear EstherMay99, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear that you have a wonderful experience with us. I am glad to hear that Visha has deliver exceptional service to you. Rest assure, compliment deliver to her and...More

Reviewed 2 November 2019 via mobile

Courteous and helpful staff especially Mr Zabli. Food and beverages are ample. Nice ambience. Good to bring friends, relatives and friends.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2019

Dear rtlk99, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear that you have a wonderful experience with us. I am glad to hear that Zabli and the team has deliver exceptional service to you. Rest assure, compliment deliver...More

Reviewed 5 October 2019 via mobile

Part of Hilton Doubletree hotel. Service is friendly. On the menu you can find from local food to food with western style. Price slightly too high.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2019

Dear MarcoP7096, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear that our team deliver great service and friendly. Rest assure to share your feedback to our team and motivate them to continues deliver an exceptional service. Thank you...More

Reviewed 21 September 2019 via mobile

very limited choice and food is cold at 1pm ..stony hard chicken, bread and tandoori chicken..even hot served grilled vege and chicken/fried noodle taste is bland and most ingredient is not freshed..huge disappointment..the most basic ice cream is missing !!More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2019

Dear khorkg85, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am apologies to hear your recent dining experience with us was disappointing and not meet your expectations. We note on all comment and issue was highlight to our Executive Chef for improvement....More

Reviewed 8 August 2019

It has varieties of food and the service is good.It serves delicious food and the price is reasonable and affordable . The cosy atmosphere makes it a perfect places to eat and bonding with family.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2019

Dear Np T, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear that your lunch at Makan Kitchen was meet your satisfaction. Rest assure, compliment deliver to F&B service and Culinary team and this will motivate them more and...More

Reviewed 3 August 2019

I celebrated my birthday yesterday at Makan Kitchen with family and friends yesterday evening 2 August 2019. Party of 8. Grace of Makan Kitchen organised a wonderful table with a great view for me and a free birthday cake and gave me a good discount....The evening International Buffet was delicious with plenty of variety including my favourites: Oysters, grilled King prawns & quail,and sushi.Grace told the chef that I liked butter cake and icing so he make a beautiful and delicious cake for me. The service from the staff was wonderful and the restaurant had a nice ambience. Thank you Grace, the chef and all the staff for your wonderful service. My guests and I really enjoyed ourselves at your restaurant. Most had not been to this restaurant before and they were very impressed with the restaurant and the food. If anyone is celebrating their birthdays, ask for Grace to help organise things for you.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2019

Dear Ceciliatravels, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. I am happy to hear that you have a wonderful evening with us on last Friday and enjoyed our International buffet dinner with your family and friends. I am glad to hear that...More

Reviewed 27 June 2019

limited range for breakfast buffet. For the price of RM60 per pax, there are obviously better options around in Melaka town. Service was also not on par with proper hotel dining outlets. Staff not attentive enough to look out for customer needs. Stand at unammed...noodle counter for 5 mins, before someone walked to me. Should make it a self serve counter, if you dont have enough staff to man it.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Ihsan_Bahri, Manager at Makan Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2019

Dear emiZaraZ, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience. My apologies to hear that your recent dining at Makan Kitchen during breakfast is not meet your expectations. We look on improvement for service from both side - service and culinary for their...More

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