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No 2 Jalan Temenggong, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60 6-281 9223
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (17 reviews)
“thosai” (17 reviews)
“rice” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
No 2 Jalan Temenggong, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Had an authentic Indian breakfast of idli and thosai. Prices were so low I dont inderstand how they keep the shop open. The Respatex tables and green plastic chairs gave it a look of the 70s. Will be coming here for breakfast every day of...More

Thank Indian P
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

we are vegetarian South Indian and this place is really underwhelming. The food is just okay. It's not bad, but it's not flavourful either. If you're craving lunch on a banana leaf then maybe check it out, but don't expect tasty food. I wouldn't go...More

Thank KulenMountainKouple
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I went to Malacca for a short trip and chanced upon Selvam during lunch time.We ordered dry mutton curry,prawn sambal,fried fish and 3 banana leaf meal with vegetables.The food was to die for if you love authentic and spicy South Indian food.It feels like it's...More

1  Thank S U
Reviewed 6 February 2017

went there for evening tea and had snacks. The staff was friendly and the tea and snacks were delicious.

Thank Bhupinder2010
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We have been returning to Selvam for Chinese New Year breakfast. Love the apam with coconut milk and brown sugar. Service is fast and friendly.

Thank mhfw
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We came here for breakfast because it is near our hotel. We were pleasantly surprised that the thosai was authentic, curry and dhall were good. The apom was good too!

Thank SiewKuenYee
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Read a lot about Selvam and finally managed to find this place very close to St FX church during my trip last weekend.. We had Saturday dinner with some variety of things, with lime juice and nescafe coffe.. their Lime Juice is very cheap and...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

For having been in India many time, yes it taste India, on Tamil Nadu side. So the food was good, as was the service and the price. Just the lassi, I wouldn't recommend it...There is no ice in a lassi, and no milk..So try something...More

2  Thank Road20years
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Food was okay only and edible. Lots of improvement need to be done. Cleanliness is not satisfactory. They were moving serving tables while customers are still eating and hit a customer's table with food without even apologizing.

Thank Suhanesh C
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Unfriendly Staff :) but bee hoon goreng was good. Ordered Roti Canai which was so so. Ginger tea above average :) Will not return unless stay at The Pine hotel again.

Thank Stanley789
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Lim Y
May I know the business hours on weekdays?
26 May 2016|
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Response from Nada R | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure bro but i was there at 8am for bfast they were open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 2 Jalan Temenggong, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-281 9223
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