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Bistro Year 1673

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18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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“rice” (5 reviews)
“jonker street” (31 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I could give 4 but i think they should deserve it. Most importantly the food here taste very good (its not cheap but the price justifyable coz its nice). This bistro lacking is the crowd, whereby a crowd is needed to attract a crowd. Sadly...More

Thank Onzaferre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in to the terrace for a nightcap this evening, grabbed a table right by the kitchen. We were treated to a sight of many rats scurrying along the kitchen windows, guttering and nooks. We spotted one and then realized that the more we looked,...More

Thank Germaine F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wish I had read reviews before I stopped here. Has all the makings of a great place. Staff terrific. Music and ambience relaxing. Food extremely average. Need to lift their game especially as the prices are not cheap.

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Came here for a drink. Staff were friendly, and it was rather quiet as well. Nice outdoor area, though drink options (namely beer), wasn't huge. Still a nice place for a quiet drink.

Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

The setting is beautiful. Al-fresco dining, dimly lit, nice music. That was the highlight of my visit. At 7pm they were sold out of all rice and satay dishes. How does that happen? After I ordered, I saw a found a dead mouse next to...More

Thank Luis S
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We had lunch there. Choice of dishes on the menu is fine as we could find something to our taste. The meals are tasty but served in small amount. We were still hungry afterwards. And pineapple juice was made out of unripe fruit. Service and...More

Thank 2swisstravelers
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

It was very nice to sit outside and relax at this restaurant after wandering the narrow streets of Melaka, wondering at the beautiful architecture and amazing shop houses. The food was quite adequate but not memorable however the ambiance was great and the service good.

Thank Dot K
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Second time in Malesia. I asked for a beer. Sorry, we only have the most expensive in a bottle. No draught beer. No Tiger, or Heineken bottle. It was on the menu. But we only have a bottle of the most expensive beer. Music was...More

Thank Rob T
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

This place has the claim to fame of being the oldest building in Melacca. We ate in the lane at between two historic buildings but you really didn’t feel the history and whilst there was nothing wrong with the food, it was not memorable. Service...More

Thank Colin A
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I had Penang Char Kuey Teow. Reasonable taste, portion, and price. What I like the most about it was the smokey taste and smell.

Thank Adyazman
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31 May 2017|
Response from ecossegeo | Reviewed this property |
Not so much of a band as a guy on guitar and a girl
Ramya A
8 October 2016|
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Response from trevor j | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think it is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: 606-2881673
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