Rich in historical and cultural value, Melaka is a city that never sleeps. Even in the middle of the night, you’ll get to see tourists loitering around to admire the beauty of the city that, of course, isn’t sleeping. If you’re one that enjoy doing that, what happens when the walking tires you down?
We’d suggest you take some time to rest and enjoy their delicious supper! In today’s article, we will be listing 6 supper places for night owls in Melaka, so the next time you’re there and craving for snacks in the middle of the night, you know where to go!
1. Asam Pedas Claypot
Here, you will get to enjoy your usual mamak fares like roti canai, goreng-goreng, otak-otak and so on. Not only that, you will have other Indian dishes that would literally spice up your night. As seen from the restaurant’s name, this eatery is most famous for its Asam Pedas Claypot dishes.
Highly recommended is their Asam Pari, Stingray with spicy and sour sauce served in a claypot. You can adjust the level of spiciness by telling the staff.
Address: 86, Jalan Laksamana 5, Taman Kota Laksamana, 75200 Melaka
Operating Hours: 6pm – 4am (Closed on Tuesday)
2. Res Porridge Restaurant
What’s better than a bowl of hot porridge to warm your tummy at night? Located outside of the historical centre, you’ll see this eatery crowded with people at night to have a taste of their porridge. We’d recommend their classic seafood porridge, which is flavourful and comforting.
Other than porridge, you can order other Chinese dishes on the menu that suit your palate. A comfortable and relaxing place, head over for a fulfilling supper!
Address: No.129, Jalan Melaka Raya 1, Taman Melaka Raya, 75000 Melaka
Operating Hours: 5:30pm – 1am (Closed on Sunday)
3. Satay Celup Ban Lee Siang
One of the oldest Satay Celup found in Melaka, Ban Lee Siang serves delicious and aromatic peanut sauces that would blow your mind away.
Here, you get to select your preferred raw skewers of ingredients from the fridge, and then dip into the boiling peanut sauce and wait for the ingredients to cook. There are a wide selection of skewers which include fish, prawns, fish balls, wonton, bean curds and so on, basically what you normally get from steamboat meal.
Address: 53-C, Jalan Ong Kim Wee, 75300 Melaka
Operating Hours: 4pm – 12am (Daily)
4. Tong Bee’s Stall
If you have an adventurous spirit, Tong Bee is definitely a must-try supper place. Here, you get to enjoy a variety of seafood cooked in the simplest way. If you think it sounds boring, wait till you pair it with their homemade sauces, they’re just heavenly!
Another factor that makes this place popular is that patrons will have to sit on a small stools by the road side, to enjoy the seafood delicacies. Highly recommended is their cuttlefish with kangkung, and the cockles which cannot be missed.
Address: 143, Jalan Bunga Raya, Kampung Jawa, 75100 Melaka
Operating Hours: 6pm – 11pm (Closed on Tuesday)
5. Pak Putra Restaurant
Pak Putra is always crowded with patrons, both local and tourists. Here, you get to choose between al fresco dining or indoor dining, and be assured both are equally comfortable. Their most popular dish here is the Tandoori Chicken, which is marinated with 12 types of herbs and spices, giving it a flavourful and aromatic taste.
Best paired with Tandoori Chicken is their Naan. They have a wide selection of Naan for you to choose from so don’t be afraid you’d run out of choice.
Address: 56 & 58, Jalan 4, Taman Kota Laksamana, 75200 Melaka
Operating Hours: 5:30pm – 1am (Closed on Monday)
6. Jonker Street Night Market
We’re pretty sure Jonker Street Night Market needs no introduction as everyone who visits Melaka would definitely pay this place a visit. The roads of Jalan Hang Jebat will be closed on Friday and Saturday to make way for this historical night market.
There are many stalls selling all kinds of things. Food is not to be missed here, as there are all kinds of traditional street food such as char kuey teow, siew mai, BBQ Mutton, ABC, and many more.
Head over for some delicious street food in this famous night market!
Address: Jalan Hang Jebat, 75200 Malacca
Operating Hours: 6pm – 12am (Friday & Saturday)
There you have it, 6 supper places for night owls in Melaka. The next time you’re craving for delicious food at night, just head over to any of these places for a fulfilling supper! Besides Melaka, check out other supper places in KL, too. The choices will not disappoint you!