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Backlane Coffee

$$ - $$$, Cafe
129 Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
+60 6-282 0542
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“iced latte” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (26 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
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Contemporary, Cafe
$$ - $$$
129 Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little hidden in a small alley and also accessible via a shop on Jonker street, this place serves very good coffee at a reasonable price. The atmosphere is nice, so is the interior/decoration of this coffee shop. Staff are friendly. Wifi was a bit...More

Thank Bever007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was wandering though the streets of Old Melaka. I was hot, peckish, and low on battery power on the phone. Found the Backlane Cafe behind a series of small shops and went right in. Ordered myself a latte and croissant. The waiter gave a...More

Thank MFL1962
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here a few times as it is lovely and quite and aircon nicely decorated real homely feel and the food and drinks are good top hot chocolate or iced great coffee french toast with fresh fruit was good as was the salmon pancakes...More

Thank tonynannb
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Nice place to rest your feet, have a coffee and take some photos, the chocolate drink I had was good. One good experience that we had was getting some temporary tattoo, with many choices at the booth in front of backlane and take photos in...More

Thank Peterseow
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This coffee shop is a nice place to hang out with friends but not if you are picky on your coffee. I visited twice this year and both times the baristas had no idea what beans they were serving let alone make the perfect brew.

Thank gerarddutchy
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

After having spent the mid-day strolling the Jonker Walk lanes, we were parched! Googled for cafes around the area to have drinks and relief ourselves from the humidity. And we were not disappointed! This Cafe is definitely one of our highlights in our trip here....More

Thank Stig-asaurus
Reviewed 17 September 2017

There are too many coffee cafe around Melaka. This is one of the cafe you will miss if you don't look for it. This is the cafe with nice coffee which you will miss if you don't look for it. It is a big gem...More

Thank keefenkong
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Ordered iced latte signature and earl grey orange cake. Staffs service above average but food is good.

Thank Nylira Y
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Backlane Coffee Shop is one of the best coffee shops in all of Malacca. It is a spacious, well air conditioned, cafe with excellent wifi connectivity - a rarity in Malacca. Best of all, and what I went there for - a coffee - was...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Hunting some cafe in malacca here.Review from google and tripadvisor found this place. But very disappointed the coffee(Latte) and dessert(Tiramisu) Coffee taste Are not there and same tiramisu.The best way I can describe tiramisu is that it you can actually taste the layers in which...More

Thank Daniel M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Contemporary, Cafe
Lunch, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-282 0542
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