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Poh Piah Lwee

14 Jalan Kubu, Melaka 75300, Malaysia
+60 17-783 0986
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“rojak” (22 reviews)
“dumplings” (25 reviews)
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14 Jalan Kubu, Melaka 75300, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Eat their nonya dumpling which has a unique spice that is subtle and special. Unique taste that is truly Malacca.More

Thank Spotty-Leopard
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Spotty-Leopard, Thank you for the 5-star review! We try our best to give our customers the most authentic taste, and we are very glad that you were able to pick up the mix of flavours in our rice dumplings. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As the dumpling festival is round the corner, we went to try out the authentic nyonya dumplings here. They did not disappoint. Very nice with the tinge of good old days. Tastes very natural. Highly recommended.More

Thank AileenChua
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Aileen, Thank you for the 5-star review! We try our best to keep to traditions, and hoping to give our customers the most authentic taste. Very glad that the rice dumplings did not disappoint you. We hope to see you again in the near...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I came here twice for a small midday snack. The rice rumblings are their speciality and taste quite original. If you're passing by and would like to have a quick snack this will be your placeMore

Thank gerarddutchy
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Hi Gerarddutchy, Thank you for your review. We try our best to maintain originality in our rice dumplings, from the natural colouring (butterfly pea flower) and the string we used (others would use the cheaper nylon string). Do come and try our other food items...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Rm5.50 each for nyonya dunpling. Popiah comes with pork lard but im not a fan so cant comment much. Sells noodles and other dishes too

Thank Tan Y
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Hi Tan, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Do come by again if there's a chance.

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

One of my regular place to visit whenever we come to Malacca. There is not much varieties here in a family run business. The laksa and popiah is a must try !!More

Thank Stanley L
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

HI Stanley, Thank you for taking time to write this review. We do try our best to include more varieties in our menu, like the mince pork noodle (previously not available), to cater to some who may not take spicy foods. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Shop is old & small but authentic. A number of food selections. They are known for Poh Piah & Nyonya Dumpling (blue colour stained by a type of flowers). I like their Laksa (slightly spicy noodle with a nice fragrance). To some customers, they may...More

Thank limww
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Hi Limww, Thank you for taking time to write this review. Hope to see you again :)

Reviewed 14 October 2017

We stopped by to try the dumpling even though we were stuffed from breakfast. The blue pea flower is used to tinge the sticky rice, the way my grandma used to do it. None of the artificial colorings of the modern day. Little chunks of...More

1  Thank Weemeister
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Hi Weemeister, Thank you for the kind review :) We do try our best to keep the traditional taste of the nonya dumpling. So glad you were able to pick up these small little details! Hope to see you again! :D

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

As the name of the shop suggests, the signature dish of course is their Poh Piah. I don't usually eat Poh Piah in Singapore but the Poh Piah here is delicious!! Went back twice in two days for the Poh Piah. Tried other dishes tkk...More

Thank Rachel L
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Hi Rachel, Thanks for the review. Do come by for our poh piah again! :D

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Small place with limited seats, mediocre and overpriced food. Lady there was being a little pushy when selling her food, not the greatest experience.

Thank MarcusTan94
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Hi Marcus, Thanks for taking time to write this review. Apologies if we were not up to your standards.

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Heard of this shop review. Order their nyona rice dumpling, fruits rojak and poh piah. Rice Dumpling with lots of meat fillings , Rojak was a little wet but overall taste is ok. And the poh piah is unique as they add in crispy pork...More

Thank Isaac L
Chanya_PPL, Public Relations Manager at Poh Piah Lwee, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Hi Isaac, Thank you for your review. We do promote ourselves as a food provider of local tastes, and I'm glad you felt that way. Parking is difficult in the Jonker Street area, and good thing you managed to find one, so that you could...More

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Hi there. Sorry, it’s not halal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Jalan Kubu, Melaka 75300, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 17-783 0986
Description
Situated just next to Jonker Street, offering mouth-watering delights such as poh piah, rojak, laksa and nonya dumpling.
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