The best thing to do for tourist while strolling through Malacca other than visiting beautiful attractions is to try the food. The tastiest foods here happens to be the chicken rice ball, baba-nyonya style foods,satay celup. Also don’t forget to try the deliciously fresh assorted fish balls and the radish cake that brims with succulent flavours.
If you have done your visiting after any attractions but don’t know where to eat, this article aims at helping you to find one restaurant that can providing you yummy food
HERE IS THE TOP 5 “ORANG MELAKA” LOCAL DISHES
- Satay Celup
- Durian Cendol
- Coconut Shake
- Chicken Rice Ball
- Baba-nyoya dishes
Satay celup is basically a fondue-like dish comprising of skewered pieces of meat and vegetables that you dip into a communal pot (built into the round table) of thick, rich but spicy peanut sauce. The gravy is boiling hot, u can leave the satay in the pot as long as you like.The satay celup are really delicious with plenty of varieties to choose. The essence is the sauce that make the stay celup taste even better.
Address: Capitol Satay Celup Restaurant, 41, Lorong Bukit Cina, Malacca Tel: +606 283 5508
Address: 45-E, Jalan Ong Kim Wee, 75200 Melaka tel:012-651 5322
working hour: 3:30pm – 12:30am
Malaysians love durian, some of the foreign tourist love it even more! The ‘king of fruit’ mixed with the malaysia local dessert, cendol (jelly made from rice flour), – a blend of rich, sweet, cream, all in a bowl of shaved ice. Even if you’re not really like dessert, but this is a must try when you visiting Malacca, especially in hot weather。
Opening Hours: Monday – Friday & Sunday 10:00 – 18:00
Saturday 10:00 – 22:00
Address: Jonker 88, 88, Jalan Hang Jebat, Malacca Tel: +606 286 8786
this is a unique beverage that hard to see in malaysia but only available in Klebang Beach, the shake is ingenious drink made with everything coconut – coconut water and flesh gets blended with ice and you can topping with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. You have to queue for very long for this especially during holidays, but it’s definitely worth the wait.
Opening Hours: Monday – Thursday & Saturday – Sunday 12:30 – 18:30
Friday 14:00 – 18:30
Address: Klebang Coconut Shake, Jalan Klebang, Taman Klebang Jaya, Malacca Tel: +6013 399 4061
Hainanese Chicken Rice Ball
If you are a Hainanese chicken rice lover, then you’re going to love the chicken rice balls also. you can take this as breakfast and lunch,even your dinner, they make these chicken rice into ping-pong ball shapes but still delicious like the usual one.
Address: Chung Wah Chicken Rice Balls, 18, Jalan Hang Jebat, Malacca Tel: +606 286 0121
Nonya cooking is the result of blending Chinese ingredients with various distinct spices and cooking techniques used by the Malay/Indonesian community, this kind of food most suitable for chili lover, specialities is otak-otak,i think most of the singgaporean and malaysian have try it before.
3, 13-1, 13-2, Jalan KL 3/8,
Taman Kota Laksamana,
Seksyen 3, 75200 melaka
Sun – Thurs: 11:00am – 5:00pm
Fri – Sat: 11:00am – 9:00pm
Public Holidays: 11:00am – 9:00pm