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River View Cafe Melaka

82 Jalan Kampong Pantai, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
+60 12-327 7746
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Cafe, European, Asian, Malaysian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
82 Jalan Kampong Pantai, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambience. Very quiet and great view along side a river. Had chicken chop and it was delicious, chicken was crispy. Free dessert for me as well as it was my birthday 😀

2  Thank KJxRoRo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a nice dinner in this pleasant restaurant along the river. It’s a lot of fun watching the little tourist boats float by as well as bikers and joggers while eating a kampung fried rice.

Thank Ydad
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant ambient is nice ,leisure,relaxing . Lay out of restaurant comfortable. The foood is nice.back lane view is melacca river ,got boat and flowers and plant . It s romantic . Thumbs up .

Thank sunny c
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Food wise is cheap and tasty, generous portion as well and serving time is relatively short. Come early and sit beside melaka river ( rear of the restaurant )

Thank Bliz1221
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We visited Melaka for a day trip and because of the positive reviews on Tripadvisor we had lunch here. Very quaint restaurant on the river. Excellent service. We were eating with someone who was actually from Malaysia so perhaps Geoff ordered the best food from...More

Thank tomkate
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited on a Monday night and it was lovely and quiet. There was a wide range of food including fusion, Malaysian and western options! The pulled pork burger and chicken curry with nasi goreng was a particular highlight! Another thing to...More

1  Thank charlietector
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Five of us went to this café for lunch on 19/8. 4 of us ordered the Kampung Fried Rice & 1 ordered "Nasi Lemak with Curry Chicken" set. The Fried rice was so salty that we cannot even eat it ! The curry chicken not...More

4  Thank pttanpt
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We had nice diner here in Saturday night. The food was decent and the smoothie was nice. The river view is an asset to visit here. The staff was very friendly too.

Thank Thomboy
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

For great quality food and fast friendly service you must try this riverside cafe when visiting Melaka. Sitting by the river it is a lovely setting to enjoy some excellent food. We chose to eat there after reading other reviews and we were very impressed....More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is my 2nd visit to this cafe... I really enjoy coming here for the view. It's so relaxing. The food is another plus point. Surely will come back here again...😍

Thank HemaVik
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Jalan Kampong Pantai, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 12-327 7746
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Experience dining at a Retro-styled cafe backing the Melaka river in the Heritage Zone. One could choose to dine by the river and watch the cruise boats pass by; or at the indoor fan or air conditioned area. We serve cafe food : 'All Day Breakfast Sets', local Malaysian favourites and Western Food. Open daily from 8am to 10pm (kitchen closes at 9.30pm) and closed on Wednesdays.
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