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Chung Wah Chicken Rice Ball

Jonker Street, Melaka, Malaysia
+60 6-286 0121
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good30%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Jonker Street, Melaka, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The chicken was definitely free range chicken. However taste wise... i think its okay only. The rice balls were mushy (i guess it has to be mushy to form a ball) i went early about 10ish and managed to be third in queue. Mmmm... can...More

Thank beauandmel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes the original staff came from here. Waste no time looking for another another. Parking take the one next to the building. Must pay though

Thank takewee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived after 230pm on a Thursday and there was no queue. First time trying the chicken rice balls in Melaka. Previous times were thwarted due to the long queues. The chicken rice balls were pretty small (about 50 cents coin size) and one orders about...More

Thank rain498
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't even bother going to Hoe Kee or Jonker chicken rice ball.. This is for sure the best in the area! From the delicious steamed chicken to the excellently-rolled rice balls, the food here is definitely worth the queue!

Thank xinglert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you're around the Red Square or Jonker Street, you couldn't miss the long queue to enter this restaurant. Said to be the first and most famous chicken rice stalls in Malacca, Chung Wah will provide you with the famous chicken rice balls along with...More

Thank Tang L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The exterior of the shop looks really old and nostalgic but, please don't judge the food from the outlook of the shop. The chicken rice are really out of the world because it wasn't those typical served chicken rice that we have anywhere. The rice...More

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Over expected after reading comments online. Ok lunch and long queue before getting in to order. Preferred rice on plate then in ball shape. Chicken was ok.

1  Thank syaus
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I think my one word to describe it is 'overrated' but okay... it is worth a try. The shop is located at the start of the Jonker Street, so you won't miss it. If there is a queue, you can skip it. The chicken is...More

1  Thank rachellin8
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

You'd miss this shop if it weren't for the snaking queue at the small entrance. This is simply the BEST chicken rice ball in town - and there are several within a 500m radius at Jonker Walk. The chicken is succulent while the rice balls...More

Thank Albert Y
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Highly recommended so we tried the chicken rice ball, The chicken rice was good but I have tasted better chicken else where. the highlight of the meal was their chilli sauce.

Thank Steph W
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Is anybody know the prediction fares to eat at chung wah, for only one person?
22 March 2017|
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Response from junweit2015 | Reviewed this property |
Never tried eating alone. But their price are: Whole chicken - Rm44.60 Half chicken - Rm22.30 Rice ball is - Rm0.40 each. (5 balls per serving) I guess your can expect a bill of Rm25.00!
Can we have 2 double beds in the room as we are 2 adults and 2 kids, 11 and 12
25 January 2015|
Response from johnshin | Reviewed this property |
Chung Wah Chicken Rice Ball is a Restaurant not Hotel, are you looking for a hotel?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jonker Street, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-286 0121