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Famosa Chicken Rice Ball Restaurant

Off Jonker Street 28-30 Jalan Hang Kasturi, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
+60 6-286 0121
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Overview
  • Excellent6%
  • Very good18%
  • Average38%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible21%
5 days ago
“Expensive But Below Average”
5 days ago
“No good”
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Off Jonker Street 28-30 Jalan Hang Kasturi, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 458 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There was absolutely nothing special about the chicken rice. We have eaten better for a third of what it costs here. A substandard meal at RM 60 for three is a clear rip off.

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 5 days ago

The ping pong-sized rice balls were more like mashed potatoes - one could hardly tell that it was made of rice, much less hainanese chicken rice (where the rice is boiled with ginger, chicken stock and oil from the chicken, which give the rice a...More

Thank AZLee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thr chicken was okay but nothing special. Roast pork was absolutely bad, soggy and soft feels like leftovers. Also they purposely take orders outside to make it seem like there is a que. Go try other chicken rice store please

Thank cyrusyeoh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have no clue why is it crowded, one of the most horrible chicken rice I ever tasted. Not recommended at any cost.

Thank DazarS1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food does not taste as good as before I came. The staff was rude and did not pay attention while ordering.

Thank Tiff T
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

I am dissapointed aa the chicken was tough and the chicken rice meal.sis not come with soup as it should. I would not recommend this place as the stall seems blur when taking orders.

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

This place was always full when we were in Malacca so we decided to give it a try. The cap cay (mix vegetables) was bad and came in really small portion but the chicken (roasted) and pork were good...

Thank Henky G
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Too Commercialize & touted for its name. the chicken meat was quite tough, our grand daughter of two years had a tough time. The rice balls are good & smooth to texture. but it was the cool drinks that quench the hot lunch time

Thank Texan C
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

A store that doesn’t serve the right to be named with the famous chicken rice in the state and in my most humble opinion it should close down. Firstly, the staff are rude and unfriendly in ordering and hurry the patrons to make orders. Secondly...More

Thank Ong M
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Waited in line for about 25 mins. Food was not Super fantastic or anything. The chilli for chicken rice was not too good, the pork belly was a little too salty and the rice itself was missing the chicken rice taste. The rice balls were...More

Thank Gianna I
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It’s non halal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off Jonker Street 28-30 Jalan Hang Kasturi, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 6-286 0121
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