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Bistro Year 1673

18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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“steak” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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Asian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Eaten here many times and Sunday lunch today was no exception. Very good. We had the set lunch of sweet and sour chicken, mixed vegetables and rice. Desert was traditional gula malacca, which is very sweet so not everyone's taste. Washed down with chinese tea....More

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The service staff Ms.Rozita is very good . Thumbs up for her .she service is good, intro all the food and so cute . and the live band also not bad .I like the Cocktail at this place . Music , drink and nice environment...More

Thank jomeilye87
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I gave a fairly good review the last time and I have come to this place a couple of times quite frequently. Find that the quality of food have drop from bad to worst. Irregardless whether it is the western or chinese & so called...More

Thank LaurenceHay45
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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, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: 606-2881673
  • E-mail
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