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Jacks Satay Bar

571-573 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
+61 3 9375 3778
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good15%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“satay” (12 reviews)
“sizzling beef” (8 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
571-573 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Jacks Satay Bar
1. Satay
"Delicious food and fantastic service."
Natalie G
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2. Great Atmosphere
"Took all my staff their on Saturday night. Great food, great service"
jeffreymC2074IW
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3. Customer Favourites
"went to Jacks to celebrate a family birthday and were not disappointed"
Paul E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good atmosphere and satisfying food for a group. Don't order off the menu, instead ask the staff to provide a meal. Their service is outstanding and while I have only visited a couple of times it is always a good experience. Being surprised with the...More

1  Thank Dean T
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Dean T, Thanks for letting us order for you. It's brave of you all to do that but is very rewarding as we try to plan a meal that is exciting and satisfying for you and you're correct, it is a surprise when you...More

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Always consistent. Excellent service and hospitality and a fresh, fragrant menu that always hits the mark. Well done. It's nice to see a restaurant survive all these years so that's testament to John and his team.More

Thank Jenni L
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thanks Jenni L, Thanks for taking time out to write a review. It is people like you who keep us going. All these many years we have tried to keep our standards high and I think we managed to do that. We look forward to...More

Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

There are so many places doing similar food better these days. The service is friendly and whilst I wouldn’t say the food is bad, I think it’s overpriced for the quality you get. I tried the sizzling beef because it gets excellent reviews, but wasn’t...More

Thank Dean T
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Hi Dean, So sorry you didn't enjoy your meal at Jacks. What can I say, each person has a different view. We have been serving the sizzling beef dish for many years and perhaps you were expecting something different, but our customers have spoken and...More

Reviewed June 25, 2018

It was my wife's birthday and I booked a table for six for a mid week lunch. There was an extensive menu but we all decided to order the Jack's Banquet. We started with chicken and beef on skewers with a satay sauce. Then we...More

Thank Robert B
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Hello Robert.B, Yes our set menu has always been popular, it gives many of Jacks favourites, especially if people do not want to order themselves it is a great way to order as there are no decisions involved. We are so glad you all enjoyed...More

Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

couldn't fault any part of today the hole night was fantastic the staff A++ as was the Food would recommend JACKS SATAY BAR TO ANYONE

Thank Tracey M
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2018

Hi Tracey M, What a wonderful review, thank you so much e really appreciate your coming to Jacks and am so glad everyone enjoyed their night, we look forward to seeing you again. Regards Jack

Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Food is amazing and service is awesome. Staff are wonderful and helpful. Place to visit in Melbourne.More

Thank Aaron R
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Hello Aaron, So glad you enjoyed our sizzling beef. It is one of our best sellers. It goes to show you good things don't need changing and our loyal customers would be up in arms if we took it off the menu. Thanks for taking...More

Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

It had been at least 10 years since our last visit to this restaurant. Decor had not changed and as we had an early booking for dinner (7.00pm) the restaurant was quite full with family groups and was a little noisy. The food ranged from...More

Thank Shazzax
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hi Shazzax, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we always take into consideration your view. I remember your table I do apologise for the late incoming of your sizzling beef. We only have a small kitchen and we only just mange...More

Reviewed May 2, 2018

Friends took us for dinner to Jacks, our first time while they go often. it was really a fun and delicious experience. We had a wide variety of food so we could taste different dishes. There were no disappointments. Staff was friendly and service was...More

Thank Remib1
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hello Remib1, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, I know people don't always have the time to do so. I am so glad you enjoyed your time with us and I do hope we will see you again soon...More

Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Delicious food and fantastic service. What more can you ask for? Great night out. Thanks for the amazing experience.

Thank Natalie G
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Hi Natalia, Thanks for taking the time to write, and thank you for your wonderfulk comments, it gives us a good feeling to know we are doing the right thing and making people enjoy their time with us. Jack

Reviewed April 14, 2018

Food was excellent, we had the banquet which was perfect for a small group. Staff were also amazing and very friendly. Would definitely recommend!More

Thank L0uis3
John H, Owner at Jacks Satay Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Hello L0uis3, So glad you enjoyed your meal, yes the banquet if a great way to go for a group, saves all the worry and leaves us provide a bit of everything that is popular for us and all you have to do is enjoy...More

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areta y
August 16, 2016|
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Response from John H | Property representative |
I am so sorry to take so long to get back to you no not taking bookings on line at the moment but is in the works. Thank You
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Lovefood98
August 21, 2015|
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Response from John H | Property representative |
Hi I m sorry it has taken so long to get back to you, yes we do private functions, but it depends on the day or night and how many people. Please give Jacks a call 9375388 and ask for John and tell them its for a booking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $20
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 571-573 Mt Alexander Rd, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moonee Valley  >  Moonee Ponds
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9375 3778
  • E-mail
Description
A Malaysian restaurant serving traditional and contemporary Malaysian dishes for the past 28 years. Home Delivery and take away available, licensed, BYO wine and champagne only.
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