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Nyonya Cendol

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51 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
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Dining options: Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best chendol I've had

A warm family run feelings the restaurant that's much bigger than it seems from the outside. The owner took the time to show us how to eat a particular dish and all of the food, including the wonderful chendol, was delicious. Highly recommended.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 27, 2015
Alex K
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

A warm family run feelings the restaurant that's much bigger than it seems from the outside. The owner took the time to show us how to eat a particular dish and all of the food, including the wonderful chendol, was delicious. Highly recommended.

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Thank Alex K
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Has the traditional and durian flavours. I prefer the traditional. Rich, sweet and flavourful. The one with the durian topping is a tat over powering. I would prefer to have my durians as it is though. A bit pricey but acceptable.

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Thank Dr Jonathan N
Puchong, Malaysia
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The cendol is too sweet for us. The coconut syrup is no longer attractive. Found another shop serving better cendol near the entrance of Johnker Walk.

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Thank swetling
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

We visited here for breakfast both mornings we were here. Good choice for westerners and bonus is the great value prices (far cheaper than the places on the Main Street). Family run atmosphere with good served quickly

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Thank peachiepagan
Australia
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Had to go back for second servings as the cendol was simply delicious and very fragrant and reasonably priced! Just some info about the cafe: New address: 39, 42 G & H, Bunga Raya Road, melacca They are close on tuesdays

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3 Thank Travelbug14s
Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

This stuff taste delicious! I don't no what they put in it but it taste so much better then where I was from.

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Thank LunSon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

This place is in Jonker Street well Cendol was good just havent nor dared to taste the one with Durian but a must try it is like HALOHALO in the Philippines but they put certain syrup and coconut on it that distincted the taste but it was good. Just had a hard time explaining my order to themmmmm... but the... More 

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Singapore
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64 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

The issue of which is the best Cendol in Melaka, will always be an unsettled one. Some like their gula melaka thick and gooey but others theirs smooth and sweet. Some like their shaved ice smooth and others like it rough. Some prefer kidney beans while others prefer mushy red beans. I like the way Min Chong does it. Min... More 

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3 Thank Ceciltong
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

This is a classic case of local cuisine adapting to the local weather. The cendol absolutely cools you down in a jiffy. Walking in the hot melaka sun, the cendol is a good palliate. And it tastes delicious too. Not too sweet as well. Do try this.

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2 Thank ixigo1
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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60 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

The combination of coconut milk & gula melaka, some red beans & cendol make this dessert so perfectly tasty!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 51 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Asian

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