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Dutch Harbour Cafe

No. 39 Jalan Laksamana, Melaka, Malaysia
+60 6-282 4282
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  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“beef ribs” (4 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
“the river” (60 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, Malaysian, Asian, Halal
$$ - $$$
No. 39 Jalan Laksamana, Melaka, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

Ordered Asam Padas , a recomended local dish which lacked proper seasoning.Nothing impressive except location and ambiance

Thank Aamir J
Reviewed 14 July 2013

We both had curries that were really delicious. We sat by the river, watching the boats go by. The mango shakes are seriously yummy and the staff nice and friendly. We would recommend to anyone visiting the beautiful city of Malacca.

1  Thank sarijmiller
Reviewed 14 July 2013

love the foods...their service...we get to know the owner..plenty of variety...just 15 min walk from my hotel..

1  Thank pupsiemupsie
Reviewed 13 January 2013

Child-friendly place, warm welcome, prompt service, reasonably priced menu and good view of the river.

Thank Beijingfolks
Reviewed 11 January 2013

The first time we came in 2012 we met the owner and had a great meal there, by the riverside. It's chicken lasagne is my favourite and hubby adores the carbonara pasta. Very nice pizza too. We promised to come again and early this year...More

5  Thank Noraliza B
Reviewed 8 January 2013

We had drinks and satay sticks there. Nice place on the river, friendly staff. We went in because the idea of having our own satay stick bbq was nice. The sticks were ok, though with 6 for about 20 RM more than double the price...More

Thank Bernddasbrot2016CH
Reviewed 23 December 2012

Situated on the murky river where the ferry shuffles up and down, you will locate the little restaurant known as the Dutch Harbour Cafe. The prices were reasonable so I selected Thai Green curry Chicken for 8.8ringgits. I waited and waited for over 40 minutes,...More

Thank tinaross
Reviewed 12 December 2012

I have lived in Melaka for almost 6 months now and Dutch Harbour is far and away my favorite place to eat. The staff are friendly and speak excellent English, the variety of food spans everything from simple local fare to Beef Stroganoff and Shepard's...More

Thank Xbrit2004
Reviewed 18 November 2012

Special location to spend a tranquil and romantic candlelight evening on the water's edge. Very special menu and warm staff.

2  Thank asia2go
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Spent our 29th/last monthsary dinner before getting back to a 9 months long-distance relationship. Dining by the riverside is so romantic. Excellent spot of opening up a restaurant

2  Thank WaniSalehin
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11 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Johnmwolfs | Reviewed this property |
Reasonable, however far better opportunities to get better quality food for the same price
23 April 2017|
Response from Azhar N | Property representative |
sure you can . we can also decorate table for you for small fee. call the cafe 06 2824282. or (call me if you cannot get hold of anyone azhar 0192225724)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 39 Jalan Laksamana, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-282 4282
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