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Jacks Satay Bar

571-573 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
+61 3 9375 3778
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good14%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
571-573 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took all my staff their on Saturday night. Great food, great service and a good range of wines to select from. John and Senior Staff Member Sean arte great hosts and make you feel very welcome. If you love Asian/Malaysian food this is the place...More

Thank jeffreymC2074IW
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi John H, Thank you for your glowing review, yes Sean and I try hard to keep everyone happy ! It was our pleasure to host you on Saturday night and we look forward as always to having you dine with us again. John

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second dining at this restaurant & once again, very pleased with the amazing service by the staff. Food arrived quickly (banquet for 12) & it was all delicious! Entrees were scrumptious & staff left enough break time in between entrees & mains. Delicious banquet...More

Thank Pristeene
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been going to Jacks since day one and still love it! It is almost like like going to visit your best friends. John and Sean along with the rest of the staff always provide friendly attentive service. It is is always a pleasant and...More

Thank RobnJude1606
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, what a wonderful thing to say, yes we do have customers like you who are virtually family, they have been coming for so long. It is our pleasure to serve you and we look forward to seeing you soon. John

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family used to be regular diners here, but it's been about 8 years since my last visit and I decided to book a table for lunch to celebrate my wife's birthday. We decided to have the Roti rolls for an entre and they were...More

Thank Robert B
holidaysatays, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

High Robert, thanks for coming back and visiting Jacks, I am glad you enjoyed your visit with and we really hope you won't leave it so long to come back and see us. John

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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The best Malaysian in MELBOURNE - don't over order .... generous size entrees & mains. Thanks John for your hospitality.

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holidaysatays, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thanks Sal & Graham, Short and sharp, that was a great review, love it. Wonderful for you to say we are "the Best in Melbourne", we have always believed that and so do all the customers we have kept over 28 years. Cheers. Jack

Reviewed 28 April 2017

We'd been to this restaurant a few years ago and enjoyed the fresh tastes and the great satay. This time around, everything felt a little underdone - the wait staff weren't quite on top of things; the food didn't taste as fresh as it had...More

Thank Ann T
holidaysatays, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Hi Ann, I am sorry you feel we are not up to scratch so to speak, we are continually trying to keep staff up to date and on the ball. I am sincerely sorry you feel like this about Jacks, this is not the impression...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

John and Sean always welcome with friendly smiles! Food doesn't change much but always great quality and have never had a bad meal here! One of our all time faves!!!

Thank Kerrie H
holidaysatays, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Hi Kerrie H, Thanks for coming in to see us, I am so glad you are always satisfied when you eat at Jacks, we try hard to keep the standard up and the customers happy. See you next time !

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Having been coming here on and off since this great restaurant opened, the food and service is still fantastic. The seafood dishes are our favourite and the sauces are the tastiest I have ever had. Menu and wines are very reasonably priced and our bill...More

Thank grasal001
holidaysatays, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Hi, Thanks so much for your review. It is great to have customers like you who have been coming in for all these years. We are going into our 28th year, so good customers are very much appreciated. We try to keep the standard up...More

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Great, great, time food as always was fantastic roti rolls, ducksi goring and the satay sticks. Wow. My wife's favourite restaurant the service is second to none the staff friendly and attentive has been on all our visits highly recommended.More

Thank Andrew H
holidaysatays, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Hi Andrew H, So glad you and your family love to come to Jacks. It is people like you who keep us going. Love that you love the Roti Rolls, people come far and wide for them! As you may know our Satay Sauce is...More

Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Went here on recommendation of a friend who said the satay sauce here is terrific - and it is! We had the roti rolls and chicken satay skewers for entree and they were absolutely delicious. For main we had seafood combination and beef Malaysian curry...More

Thank angelebswell
holidaysatays, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2017

Thank you so much for your review. It was great to hear you enjoyed our food and atmosphere here at Jacks. We try hard to keep everyone happy, We have been here for 27 years but try to keep relevant and up to date. Our...More

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areta y
17 August 2016|
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Response from John H | Property representative |
I am so sorry to take so long to get back to you no not taking bookings on line at the moment but is in the works. Thank You
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Lovefood98
22 August 2015|
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Response from John H | Property representative |
Hi I m sorry it has taken so long to get back to you, yes we do private functions, but it depends on the day or night and how many people. Please give Jacks a call 9375388 and ask for John and tell them its for a booking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 571-573 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moonee Valley  >  Moonee Ponds
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9375 3778
Description
A Malaysian restaurant serving traditional and contemporary Malaysian dishes for the past 28 years. Home Delivery and take away available, licensed, BYO wine and champagne only.
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