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Straits Of Malacca - Hawthorn

704a Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
+61 3 9818 0428
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good51%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
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“noodles” (2 reviews)
“hawker food” (2 reviews)
“malaysia” (2 reviews)
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704a Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

My wife and I came not too long ago and this was our first time to the restaurant. I was originally from Malaysia so I do miss my Hawker food now and then and that night was definitely it! The food was definitely authentic and...More

Thank alim85
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner . Traditional Malaysian menu. Ordered dry noodles with wantons and bbq pork- my favourite hawker dish. However very disappointing. The bbq pork was dry and tasteless and the noodles also lacked flavour.

Thank Smarty269
Reviewed 24 October 2015

This restaurant is not large and not fancy. The menu is comprehensive and the food is delicious. You must try the seafood laksa. Lucky for us we are close enough to visit regularly.

Thank M1andM2
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Had been to this restaurant a few times and never been disappointed. A few good dishes like Hainanese chicken rice, curry, Nasi Lemak but my favourite one is Malaysian combanation Hor Fun which comes in genereous serving size, tasted just right and the correct/authentic types...More

Thank tannythestar
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

It was so tender and full of flavor and went wonderfully with the veg fried rice my hubby and I shared. This is my new Malaysian go-to spot. The teh tarek was great too. Quite cheap, $40 for 2. Only thing that was a minus...More

Thank meghnag2014
Reviewed 26 May 2015

My experience was not that good because I was rushed to finish as soon as possible my meal by quite rude waitress. It was a small place and very cramped due to the layout of the tables. The taste of the food was below average...More

Thank Harlequim
Reviewed 20 November 2014

The taste is very good. Some dishes are more like Chinese cuisine. Price is reasonable. Take a rice dish is a best choice for cheap eats.

Thank Hoàng C
Reviewed 30 July 2014

My husband and i used to frequent this Malaysian restaurant once a fortnight. Until last year, we stopped going. The last time we went, we were seated and had to wait for 15 minues before our orders were taken. Meals took nearly an hour to...More

1  Thank koko201200
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704a Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Hawthorn
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9818 0428
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