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Geographer Cafe

83, Jalan Hang Jebat, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
+60-6-2816813
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Ranked #33 of 344 restaurants in Melaka
Price range: $4 - $20
Cuisines: Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian, Bar
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Good design and good view if you sit at balcony or first floor. Be careful that I was attacked by mosquitoes while i sat on 2nd floor.

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Kendall Park, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We were in a group of 10. Everybody ordered something different from the local noodle dish to fish and chips and all the dishes were excellent. Compliments to the chef for preparing such a varied menu and doing them all well.

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Perth, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We sat here after we'd run around the night market. It was quite busy but the service was slow and you had to hunt for a waiter to order. Also tracking someone down for the bill was a mission. Cocktails were really good and very pretty too. Satay was some of the best.

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Bangkok
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53 reviews 53 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

We stopped here for a drink and to listen to some music.The staff were very good music not as good as the previous two nights which sounded better from where were sitting just across in another bar which also has live music. This is a popular place in Melaka and very busy Friday and Saturday quieter on Sunday evening. It... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

No one to seat us, staff were indifferent at best. One person in our party of 3 got her order only after 45 minutes, after the rest of us had finished eating. We tried asking for an ETA on her order a few times (it's a lot easier to deal with a delay or make alternate plans if you know... More

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Kuala Lumpur,, Malaysia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

Stopped here for a coffee and a cake... And the chocolate banana cake is an absolute winner! Very nice the menu looked interesting and reasonably priced and the inside air conditioning was a a welcome reprieve from the heat outside.

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Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

An excellent location in the old area of Melaka. You can enjoy street dining/indoor/air con/upstairs (observation deck)/ live music in the evening/eclectic music otherwise....good food options were the vege rolls and the spring rolls - and the Geographer Special (lunch), drinks were well priced...but do check your expectations with the 'cheaply priced' cocktails. With our group, all were delicious, but... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Nice music, cool environment, away from the scorching heat and crowd outside. Many choices of food, good customer service. Minus: washroom was not so clean

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Perth, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Fantastic watering hole for people watching and perhaps listening to jazz. We had a meal there as well but it was horrible. The vegetable curry and naan bread entree had a bowl of watery tasteless curry. The rice curry arrived cold and as a result was pretty much inedible. The ramen soup was passable, some interesting ingredients including nice noodles... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I travelled to Malacca with my friend for a couple of days and this became a regular place to eat and drink. We had some wonderful meals, very different and well cooked. Our favourite spot was the corner window upstairs where we could watch the hustle and bustle of the night market whilst sipping an ice cold beer. On Saturday... More

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