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Bistro Year 1673

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18 Jonker Street, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
10:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On Jonkers street but has a nice quiet courtyard. It has a varied Malaysian and European menu. I had a Prawn chowder that was simply superb and good value at RM14.80++ then had a Pineapple fried rice with seafood RM15.80++ This was a bit on the small side. They even have Savanna cider for any South Africans that visit. Attached... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a bad meal. I had the seafood fried rice and Fresh Mango. Pretty good and not expensive. They also had pretty good wifi and the service was quick.

Thank PVK48
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Nice atmosphere, open air courtyard. Small portions. Expensive for what you get. Nothing special in the food and beverage.

Thank ecossegeo
Izmir, Turkey
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

The restaurant was a good place to eat good food in Malacca. We tasted Malasian food and desert there. The staff was friendly and served very well. The price was reasonable. We recommend everybody to eat there.

Thank giraybozkaya
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The waitress was nice but the food was awful. We ordered a different chicken rice dish each. However we were served the same dish. My portion size was tiny. The chicken / veg stir fry was the size of the palm of my hand (I am not big either!!) The chicken in both meals was fatty - I've never eaten... More 

Thank aconnery
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We were seated quickly and served fairly swiftly too. Really good singers made the atmosphere. My husband had Seafood & Pineapple Fried Rice and I had the Mozzarella & Tomato starter. Both were well presented and delicious and took very little time to arrive. We also had three drinks and shared a local ice cream dish (that was a little... More 

Thank Gill P
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived at our hotel and was not impressed with the menu. And a local told us about this restaurant Had a great meal with relaxed atmosphere It caters for groups that if you want western food it is there if you want local it is there. We tried nyonya and was not disappointed the staff product knowledge was good... More 

Thank trevor j
Oslo, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Excellent food, either Nyonya or Western cuisine. A must try is their cocktail drinks. Relax in the ambience of the place while being entertained by singers.

Thank Cathylee98
Sentosa Island, Singapore
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

It is amazing that an establishment with such great location and expansive real estate could be so poorly managed! The restaurant gets full marks for location. It is right on Jonker street and we were there on a busy weekend. Every other place on the street was packed and as we walked past this place, we saw a few empty... More 

Thank whatitsaysonthecan
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Having visited this restaurant earlier on the day where we just had beverages. Due to the lovely courtyard setting we decided to go back this evening for dinner, however was so disappointed. We were given A menu and ordered drinks 15 mins later we were still waiting for the drinks and no one came near us to take a food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Chinese, European, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?