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Kocik Kitchen

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100 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka, Malaysia
+60 12-377 4732
Today
10:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Wed - Thu 09:00 - 18:00
Fri - Sun 10:00 - 22:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like the decor and ambience of the cafe / restaurant. Small seating capacity and tastefully furnished like a traditional peranakan home. Ordered: kueh pie tee, nonya Laksa, prawn roll / ngoh hiang, steamed Otah, brinjal. Enjoyed & loved the pie tee and prawn roll. The pie tee shell is crispy & thin. The prawn roll is packed with meat... More 

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Malaysia
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kocik serves nice Peranakan food with a nice homely feel. Favourites are otak-otak (spicy fish cake) is distinctively different from the usual as it is shaped more like a fish ball. The assam fish is also a must try.

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Thank flyingace28
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by our hotel staff, this quaint and popular local eatery did not disappoint. Authentic local cuisine, awesome flavours, cheap and accessible. Be prepared to wait for a table in peak eating times as this seems a favourite haunt for the locals, too. Great simple service that delivers hot, flavoursome food.

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Thank Dimity P
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was really nice with the ponteh chicken sauce cooked just nice. The fish was fresh. Ngoh hiang seemed to be fish paste instead of usual pork meat, perhaps this is a halal place.

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Thank trvkaki
Singapore, Singapore
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a fren..A peranakan baba nyonya eatery which serves a wide variety of food frm assam pedas to lemak udang and soups of all sorts...the cendol is nice with generous servings of authentic gula melaka... The food were delicious and service was fast..u'll need to make a reservation b4 heading over...bcoz this is a peranakan place, do not expect... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this restaurant while looking for food options in jonker. Travelled as a family of 5. Visited on Christmas Eve, restaurant was fairly crowded at the front. We are a big fan of nonya food, but felt that the food served was mediocre (overall). Ordered the Family Set B if I had not recalled wrongly. You could change one... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No one at the front of the house to check if the place is full or not, there are three staffs just standing pretend never see us. Thanks to friendly owner who welcome us and explain the menu and do provide some of her suggestion. Things goes well just because of this friendly Auntie/Owner. Food is delicious, spicy and very... More 

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Thank Ragu88
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved that this small restaurant feels pretty authentic. Like we stepped into a peranakan family dining room in the 50s. The recommended ayam buah keluak was a first for me and i enjoyed it thoroughly.

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Singapore, Singapore
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

An unassuming entrance to a restaurant that serves a mix of wonderful flavours that dance off the pallat. Excellent, quick and friendly service in a relaxed setting with more locals than tourists. BIG hint there.

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Thank MarkMcG1956
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Ordered asam pedas and masak lemak prawn. Oh man it was so so good! What a memorable meal! Will definitely go again. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 12-377 4732

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