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Calanthe Art Cafe

11. Jalan Hang Kasturi, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
+60 6-292 2960
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  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11. Jalan Hang Kasturi, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hidden location in Jonker Street. Lot of spots to take photos with different ‘themes’. The foods quite good.

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very basic coffee place. It is very dusty and stuffy/cluttered. What I really do not like is that the photos shown on the menu are not representative of the portions' size they offer. Everything is 40% of size in photo-shoot making you think that...More

Thank Mglap
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Hidden location in jonker street, Nice decoration, food is good, variety choices of coffee, but hot & crowded

Thank FoodTaster29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the best, if not the best laksa curry I have tasted. The broth is favourful and portion is decent. Not spicy for most Asian.

Thank DavidH2676
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is always packed to the brim so be prepared to wait for your food. We had two types of laksa noodles and they were both really good. The decor is pretty (good photo taking opportunities) and the ambiance is relaxing. Good place for...More

Thank Travelicious_K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Emblazoned at the entrance is the sign touting coffee from Malaysia's 13 states. The cafe has several sections and prides itself on using recycled items in its decor. A sign said "Leave nothing but footprint", resonating with the sustainability movement. The maximalist decor comprised used...More

Thank Singaporelonegranger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This café was a delight to sit in with its tasteful eco décor.I'm sure there is something to please everyone on the menu as it has both western and Asian food,freshly cooked so it may take a while to come,especially when they're busy.There is a...More

Thank Eniddiner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the opportunity to visit Malacca again, and on our excursion along Jonker street, we actually went all out to look for this restaurant again for lunch.Though the name could be rather hard to remember, we managed by searching 'Art Cafe Melaka' in google...More

Thank boo_tofu
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe with the most number of coffee drinks - first you have the local coffees from 13 states, then ice blended from 13 states, then the usual cafe menu with latte, cappuccino, espresso, etc, plus some creative coffee drinks like green tea coffee. Yes...More

Thank JoyceGKK
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Having such high hope before coming to dine here, eventually deeply disappointed. I would say this place is overrated, their nyonya laksa is tasteless and not fragrant at all and so does the prawn mee noodle. Another downside is, the food is cold when it's...More

Thank BeeLing N
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August 26, 2018|
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Response from Sugi A | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure about it
November 25, 2017|
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Response from gnoriep74 | Reviewed this property |
Oh I just checked..they DO accept credit cards!
November 25, 2017|
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Response from happypeople888 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do. To assure you may contact the cafe directly.
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11. Jalan Hang Kasturi, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-292 2960
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Get to try all different taste of authentic coffee from Malaysia 13 States'. Local cuisine, home-made desserts, varieties of drinks and many others. A place to not only to enjoy the coffee but also to relax, appreciate the building and many others.
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