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Geographer Cafe

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83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-281 6813
10:00 - 01:00
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Sun 08:00 - 01:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Read many reviews saying that this place had a variety of cocktails and liquors. Decided to try this place during my last visit to Melaka and I was surprised to see the list of alcohols that they have! Most which I haven't heard of. Other than their variety of alcohols, the prices were cheap too! You could ask for a... More 

Thank Emily F
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

food just okay. Their curry dishes seem to all use the same base. The upside of this place is that it's big and you can get a table any time despite it being in the middle of busy Jonker St. Wouldn't go back for food, just drinks or coffee.

Thank KulenMountainKouple
Bangkok, Thailand
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I have ordered satay, spaghetti and watermelon juice. The only dish that I can eat was spaghetti. The cumin in satay sauce is too strong. The watermelon juice taste just like water. The waiters and waitresses are slow response maybe there were a lot of people at the time that I been there.

Thank iamonpreeya
Singapore, Singapore
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I could only stay here for a while as the music too loud. Staff was slow and would deliver the items to the wrong tables. However, this cafe is on a nice corner and good for watching the tourists walk buy - ifyou can stand the noise.

Thank Tripwarriors_com
Scheveningen, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a bad place to spend some time. It does frequently get hit by waves of visitors. In between waves it's even worth taking a detour for, in order to drop by. BTW Please add espresso machiato to the menu ;-)

Thank Chack B
Lindenhurst, New York
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490 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, I've been holed up around the corner from Jonker Street for almost two weeks. I'm not a big eater here but I've been here six or seven times. Certainly we all understand the value of being at a well kept, up to date open air venue on the best corner in town, don't we? Good, let's move on... The... More 

Thank Iratdog
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great cafe on a corner location on Jonker street where you could sit the whole day and watch people pass by. The coffee is great and the food menu is limited but the focus is on fresh ingredients. We had the nasi goreng which was nice. Recommended for it's location, atmosphere, location, coffee and fresh food. I... More 

Thank Jerry W
Nagarkot, Nepal
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, and ambience. The place was the packed when we visited the jonker market. Quite popular with tourists.

Thank JemK_ima
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in the middle of jonker walk you could chillout at this nice restaurant yet you have a chance to enjoy the happening of jonker walk. Ambience was good but overall food quality is below average.

Thank radicalrhodium
Sungai Petani, Malaysia
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and service , but at times the music is too loud . Problem with parking is there especially on weekends. Food is well prepared and an average amount of variety is there , somewhat on the expensive side . Good change so can visit off and on ...

Thank albatross-549

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Bar, Cafe, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-281 6813

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