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145 Jalan Bendahara, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
+60 19-655 2373
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“okra” (6 reviews)
“cendol” (43 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
Asian, Malaysian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
145 Jalan Bendahara, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I could give this restaurant more than 5 stars than I would. Delicious food, wonderful service and industrial style decor. We had Popiah, Chicken Curry, Prawns in Pineapple, Squid, Brinjal, and Cenjol for desert. With a bucket of 5 Tiger Beer, cost was 189...More

Thank Smileypokey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here last minute before driving back to Singapore. Love the design of the cafe. Serves good & affordable food. Cute and friendly waitress. What are you waiting for? Will be my first choice for peranakan food whenever im in Melaka.

1  Thank MR_BiRD1
Reviewed 1 week ago

True to taste Peranakan food although there is no pork. Must try is the Chendol, not to creamy and sweet. The taste is just right. The ambience is nice as the restaurant is housed in an old Peranakan house. The kitchen is clean and the...More

1  Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were so many glowing reviews on this site that I just had to give this restaurant a try. It was clean, spacious and well organised; however, to be honest, the nonya food served to us was nothing special and probably quite mediocre by this...More

2  Thank Squiff123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is easy to find and the staff are friendly and helpful. We had the squid, non spicy chicken, otak, popiah, chincalok omelette, chendol and chap chye. Our favourite is the squid, do note that it is spicy. The food is tasty although we...More

1  Thank 3xtra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at Ramada Plaza as it was getting dark so went on Trip Advisor to see where to eat. Astonished to find No1 place to eat in Melaka was 50m away. Surely not. But it was - took about 1 minute to get there. Didn’t...More

1  Thank FionaMacF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambience was modern but casual. Well set up with touches of peranakan in the decor. That night we went, service was friendly with honest recommendations made. The food was nothing short of amazing. It was authentic and prepared to a tee – no shortcuts,...More

1  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed September 11, 2018

It's not the 1st time we visit this restaurant but definitely the 1st time we dine here. Our 1st visit was last year and the restaurant was closed! Yup, better check the business hours before your come. Our 1st dining experience here was a good...More

3  Thank chang24
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

We visited Bulldog this evening, with our 8 year old daughter, for our first meal in Malacca. The restaurant is really easy to find (on a main road and with good signage). It’s modern in an industrial way. The staff were very pleasant and smiley...More

1  Thank TKC192
Reviewed September 5, 2018

I'm so glad we decided to visit Bulldog for our last meal in Melaka cos it just ended the trip right! Everything we ordered was tasty and spicy and for the level of comfort and deco, we were amazed at how reasonable the price was....More

1  Thank ze_succubus
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April 28, 2018|
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Response from Nuve21 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but I don't think so since I did not see any Malay customers and the cooks are Chinese.
Ritz R
April 20, 2018|
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Response from Stroumpfette | Reviewed this property |
For best peranakan I don’t know but for authentic original and clean the bull dog was great
February 1, 2018|
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Response from jackuddin | Reviewed this property |
No they not allow pet @ carinel467
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Jalan Bendahara, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 19-655 2373
  • E-mail
A contemporary take on Peranakan dinning. Smaller portions, more options. Act Fast. All items are limited. Reservations will only be taken before operation hours.
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