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41 Lorong Bukit Cina, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
+60 6-283 5508
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Sat 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I love satay, I love peanit sauce and I thought I loved it even more in this fondu version. So I came here on my birthday to eat myself full of Satay. The fact that we also went to eat somewhere else afterwards says enough. I had so much better Satay with peanutsauce at several places that I don't understand... More 

Thank Kaj R
Singapore, Singapore
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

the q is pretty crazy.. we q-ed for at least 30-45 mins.. basically its just hotpot in satay gravy.. just take whatever u fancy from the bar but its not a "ask as much as u can" type of "buffet".. each stick cost u rm1.10.. will not return for my next trip to malacca

Thank raullim7
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No doubt I'm a super satay fans of this shop, but previously I was somehow disappointed on the sweetness and lack of spicy. As of today I tried a new level of spiciness the boss told me previously were fried by foreign workers and due to taste issue which complaint by regular customers so then the boss decided to hold... More 

Thank Leopardcan
Ipoh, Malaysia
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First up, be prepared to stand for at least 15 minutes to half an hour because the queue can be quite long during peak hours. But everything was worth the wait! The food ingredients taste so good with their kuah kacang gravy soup. LOVE IT!

Thank amandavibrit
Singapore, Singapore
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58 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

The beauty of Malacca is its food and street scenes. As you wait for your turn to be seated, cars bicycles and the ocassional trucks and buses passes the queue. Why so many people join the queue night after night? Simply for the taste of the original Satay Celup which has existed for 5 generations ...yes, 5 generations. Excitedly, our... More 

Thank Merpati88
Singapore, Singapore
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

First of all, this place is over-hyped. The sanitary condition is really bad. There is a difference between looking "old-school" and downright dirty. The choice of food on skewers is rather limited and unappetising. The servers' faces are all black. WORST OF ALL, I realised that they recycle the gravy which is used for cooking. Granted that this kind of... More 

1 Thank Orangedustee
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Unresisting the new level spicy on tongue... I find something different this time. In the past, Capitol always been none spicy but more toward sweetness. Seriously it surprised me of it spiciness. And strongly get hooked even more deeper. LOL...

Thank Leopardcan
Melaka, Malaysia
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Stepping into this restaurant, I felt transported back in time. Greeted by very friendly staff. Shown to our seats and we could take as many sticks as we wanted to begin with. The pot was filled with fresh hot sauce and their special mix which proved to be wonderfully tasty. My friend and I ate till we felt we were... More 

Thank Karriean
Johor, Malaysia
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

I went there on a family weekend trip. We saw a long queue outside the shop when we drove past by the shop and thought we should try it out! It was a pretty long queue and the shop is just a small, old shop run by a Chinese family. We queue up for about an hour before we could... More 

Thank Shogbana K
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

The kuah or curry does not taste as how it used to be few years back. We are very disappointed.Hope they improve the curry taste soon.

Thank Ugunthan G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Lorong Bukit Cina, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-283 5508

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?