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10 Halal Eateries To Visit On Your Next Road Trip To Melaka


Cheng Sim •  Jun 30, 2020


Apart from being a UNESCO World Heritage Site, there are many things to see and do in Melaka. But if there's one thing we love most, it's the delicious halal food in Melaka for us to try. If you're going on a road trip this weekend, make sure to visit these amazing halal eateries in Melaka!
1. Tanjak Sonsang Asam Pedas
Tanjak Sonsang is known for one thing only: the fiery asam pedas! Pride themselves for using the original recipe that has been passed down for generations, you can enjoy asam pedas with seafood such as ikan kembong or udang harimau. Otherwise, you can savour it with nasi lemak or ramen. Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Open daily; 12.30PM-5PM Address: Jalan Bukit Baru, Bukit Baru, 75150 Melaka Facebook | Instagram
2. Restoran Nasi Beringin Melaka
Credit: Restoran Nasi Beringin Melaka on Facebook A variety of traditional Malay cuisine is what you'll see when you step into Restoran Nasi Beringin Melaka. Just grab a plate of steamed rice and work your way to the end of the line. Some of the dishes you'll find include siput sedut masak lemak, daging salai masak lemak, ikan tilapia berlado, kerabu mangga, ayam goreng berempah and more. Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Open daily; 8AM-11PM Address: 54 & 54-1, Jalan Seri 7, Taman Cheng Baru, 75250 Melaka Facebook | Instagram
3. Asam Pedas Claypot Laksamana
Another place to enjoy halal asam pedas in Melaka would be Restoran Asam Pedas Claypot Laksamana. Serving piping hot sour and spicy fish stew, there are also other dishes available including ikan pari, nasi Pattaya, bihun hailam and more. Prepare to leave with your tummy full! Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Open daily; 3PM-12AM Address: 86, Jalan Laksamana 5, Taman Kota Laksamana, 75200 Melaka Facebook
4. Kuih Keria Antarabangsa Haji Jalil Limbongan
Credit: Kuih Keria Antarabangsa on Facebook Your road trip to Melaka would be incomplete without savouring the famous kuih keria, a local deep-fried doughnut. One of the best places to buy kuih keria in Melaka is Kuih Keria Antarabangsa. Be sure to come early or risk waiting in line! Make the most of your visit by checking out other food stalls nearby such as Laksa Penang Limbongan and Bakso Limbongan. Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Open daily; 11AM-6.30PM Address: No. 29-1 Jalan Kristal Merah 2, Taman Limbongan Jaya, Limbongan, 75200 Melaka Facebook | Instagram
5. Klebang Original Coconut Milkshake
If you need a refreshing drink to cool off on a sunny day, look no further than Klebang Original Coconut Milkshake. Topped with sweet vanilla ice cream, you can enjoy at the stall itself or have it to-go! For those who are hungry, you can also buy pulut kuning, nasi lemak, bihun goreng and kuih-muih. Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Open daily; 11.30AM-6.30PM Address: Lot 130, Solok Kampung Bahagia, Klebang Besar, Melaka, Kesibang, 75250 Melaka Facebook
6. Cendol Kampung Hulu
When it comes to finding the best cendol in Melaka, one of the eateries to visit is Cendol Kampung Hulu. Situated next to the Melaka River, cendol is a local dessert made from rice flour and served with ice shavings, red beans, coconut milk and palm sugar syrup. Since their version is topped with a scoop of ice cream (and durian, if you like), you're going to love every spoonful of it. Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Open daily; 11AM-10PM Address: Makan Avenue, No 26, Jalan Kampung Hulu, Kampung Hulu, 75200 Melaka Facebook | Instagram
7. Ee Ji Ban Chicken Rice Ball
Just when you think chicken rice sounds way too ordinary, Ee Ji Ban Restaurant rolls the rice into delicious mini balls, and you can only find chicken rice ball in Melaka! Served with crispy and juicy roast chicken (you can order steamed chicken too), it's definitely a must-try for all foodies out there. Did you know that this is one of the few places to get halal chicken rice ball in Melaka? Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Open daily; 10AM-9.30PM Address: 275, Jalan Melaka Raya 3, Taman Melaka Raya, Melaka Facebook | Instagram
8. Jit Fan Restaurant
Another eatery that serves halal chicken rice ball in Melaka is Jit Fan Restaurant. Brimming with a laid-back and casual ambience, this restaurant serves soft fluffy rice topped with juicy roasted chicken. While there's an option to enjoy the chicken rice as it is, you can also request for chicken rice ball that is shaped perfectly for every mouthful. Halal status: Halal-certified Opening hours: Tue-Sun; 9AM-5PM (Closed on Mon) Address: No.21, Jalan PNBBU 1 , Pusat Niaga Bukit Baru Utama, Bukit Baru, Melaka Facebook | Instagram
9. Le QUE
Named after Hang Lekir, one of the legendary Malay warriors in Melaka, Le QUE serves a mix of Western and local cuisine at unbeatable prices. Browse the menu and you'll find things like smoked ribs burger, seafood avocado burger, charcoal-grilled spring chicken, teriyaki chicken, and more. Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Tue-Sun; 5PM-10PM (Closed on Mon) Address: No 14 Jalan Lagenda 3 Taman 1 Lagenda, Melaka Facebook | Instagram
10. Truly Two Cafe
A local boutique cafe situated in Bukit Baru, everyone visits Truly Two Cafe for its wonderful desserts. Besides its best-selling milkshakes and bubble teas, you're going to love their chocolate waffles and Stickek – a cheesecake on a stick topped with melted chocolate or any topping of your choice. Halal status: Muslim-owned Opening hours: Tue-Sat; 12PM-8.30PM, Sun; 1PM-8.30PM (Closed on Mon) Address: No. 9, Jalan PNBB 2, Pusat Niaga Bukit Baru, Seksyen IV, Mukim Bukit Baru, Bukit Baru, 75150 Melaka Website | Facebook | Instagram If you're planning a road trip in the next few weeks, we hope these halal eateries in Melaka would tempt you to visit this beautiful historical city! Better yet, plan your weekend getaway with these recommended reads below.