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Jalan Hang Jebat and Jalan Laksamana, Melaka, Malaysia
60193975665
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10:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 20:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place was recommended. The food is good and it was greatly helped by the amount of publicity it got. Overall, it was a good experience.

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Thank KC_Sy
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The durian chendol is WAY below expectation. And much too pricey. Says rm5 on the menu, but ended up paying rm9 for it! But before that, you need to brave the long queue, the poor service, and the lack of tables. How can anyone enjoy food when you have hordes of people standing behind you waiting for you to vacate... More 

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Thank phfoong
Singapore
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was quite alright, definitely not the best we had. The price was average. The service is very bad though. The cook is not local, and their attitude is pretty bad. So, if there's a >15mins queue there, you can skip this. Not worth your time.

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Thank aflame_SG
Malaysia
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is usually a long queue during weekends and public holidays. The laksa and cendol here is nice. This is a small restaurant with limited seating.

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Thank iloveperth
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After braving the 20min crazy queue (barely any standing space between the table and people hovering by tables hoping to bag a seat), I eagerly wolfed down my chendol. I was disappointed as the quality did not match the hoo har. Taste way better from a Penang street hawker!

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Thank Valerie C
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there just for the chendol as all my friends told me it's a MUST TRY even if u have to die for it. And indeed it's the best ever I've eaten in my entire life. However, be prepared to wait in a epic long line.

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Thank Andon H
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needless to say this place already made a name for itself. Food was decent and their cendol is day boom!!! You have to bear with the queue though and one downside is the limited seating area available as it is a small and quaint shop from the older era. But it was a good experience.

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Thank Susan G
Malaysia
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Asam Nyonya Laksa (with dried tamarind slices), with the unqiue sour flavor coupled with the ever refreshing cendol ice will definitely keep one going back there for more. Its crowded most of the time, and much patience is needed to get a place there. Apart from the good food, the only set back is the man serving the assam... More 

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Thank flyingace28
singapore
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To be frank, they used to serve very good food. I love their Cendol but that's history now. They have cut down on the ingredients so much till the taste is totally different. I don't mind paying more if the food is good but this is ridiculously over-priced. Very disappointed with the quality and i won't come back again. There... More 

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Thank rabitinocean
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only noticed upon returning to the hotel that they conveniently slipped 3 additional items into my bill, which I didn't order/consume.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 20:00
Friday
10:00 - 20:00
Saturday
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jalan Hang Jebat and Jalan Laksamana, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: 60193975665

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?