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2, Jalan Laksamana | Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
+60 16-202 0868
20:00 - 00:00
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Beost, France
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We randomly passed by malaccafe and what a nice surprise , the best welcoming ever , cheese cake and coffee were amazing .... perfect spot border to the river with a stunning view on the full moon .... thanks for having us , wish you all the best !!!

Thank Alex G
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

This cafe has an amazing location by the river and so you will be wowed by the scenery especially at night when melacca comes alive. You can sip on a coffee/drink or have some yummy food while watching the boats pass by and listening to relaxing music. It's run by friendly local people who are nice to chat to. A... More 

Thank Sophiepearce
1 review
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

A rally lovely place all the people a very friendly directly by the river nice view we had a great time in malaccafe

Thank Bettina U
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Dining by the riverside is one of the simple pleasures that fairer weather brings. Let yourself be romanced by the atmosphere and food at this cutesy Malaccafe has to offer. I came here with my best friend from Ukraine and her son and we all had such good fun! They even had a baby chair for him and a bicycle... More 

Thank vynyong
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

Nice place to have dinner with your family. The food was very delicious with cozy environment. I just love the carbonara spaghetti and my older son love the mushroom burger very much. On top of that the staff there are very friendly and very helpful.

Thank Idzham
Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2014 via mobile

This place is perfect to enjoy your dinner with you friends & family.. the chilli cheese fries is very very good! Perfect! This one is very recommended♥

Thank VictoriaSiaila
1 review
Reviewed 21 February 2014

A cute little cafe with a subtle, cozy setting. Situated by the Malacca River. It offers a very scenic view with good food to boot. I highly recommend anyone to stop by cafe whenever they're in Malacca. Keep it up lads !

Thank DanialRidzwan
1 review
Reviewed 13 January 2014 via mobile

cozy and cool place to hang out with aweks or friends and must try malaccafe chicken parma tau...very sedap 1 also must try all the air lah

Thank Irwan R
Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Interesting cafe - jungle setting in a very civilised Malacca. Dont be deceived by the front which looks like a museum wannabe - venture in and especially the middle and end section - nice surprise! Jungle setting - cool! both literally and figuratively! Nice hangout. I recommend this unusual cafe - gd experience.

Thank happynjoyful
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 August 2013

My family's favourite cafe for supper. Having the best teh tarik n cheesecake by the river is just so cool. Must try: homemade burger, cheesecake, spaghetti, teh tarik....and everything in their menu! :)

Thank arsyadmok

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Cafe, Asian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2, Jalan Laksamana | Bandar Hilir, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 16-202 0868
Grilled, fried, boiled and baked asian-european delicacies served at the front of the historic Malacca River

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