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PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Asian, Malaysian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Jazz Bar
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Reviewed 2 January 2021 via mobile

we were a group of 7. understand cmco restrictions. what we cannot understand is the staff trying her best to discourage us from waiting for a table

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 31 December 2020 via mobile

Ordinary food. Poor service. Like most cafe In The area, the focus on decor but not taste. I recommend to go to the shop opposite. Looks like better options

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 10 October 2020

Location is quite central so they get a constant flow of tourists therefore no dearth of business and that could be a reason that they are a bit higher priced than the competition.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 5 October 2020 via mobile

The restaurant is very clean. Food is not terrible but not great either. It is an OK place for a drink and people watching, not to have a culinary experience. Plenty of vegetarian options though the pizza was a bit chewy, maybe the dough was...slightly undercooked or they used sa special type of flour.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 7 August 2020

Effectively a standard pub-restaurant but is it definitely worth a stop if your hungry. The prices are okay, if not marginally inflated for the travelling tourist. I imagine it's probably busier and more lively outside of the 'Corona Season' but still nice nonetheless. I'd recommend...the Sambal Chicken Pizza - though I'd have wanted more spice in it.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 27 July 2020 via mobile

Geographer Melaka probably needs to update their menu and its presentation, it looks a bit grimy and tattered, but the service on 26/7 Sunday is excellent. Attentive and alert, he made the difference.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 26 May 2020

It's a nice place to stop by to have some drinks.. snacks.. and music... very relax and refreshing...

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 5 March 2020

After the long walk along Jonker Walk, it is a good time to have a rest and have a beer at the Geographer Cafe. It is located close to the end of Jonker Walk. Our last vist here was 13 year ago. A laid-back bar...feel with a young, friendly staff, tables along the open front and side make it the perfect spot to watch the world go by whilst enjoying a drink. Varied menu with good range of snacks and meals. Not the cheapest, but a great ambience - we loved it.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 27 February 2020

Nice place for people watching but a bit over priced in my opinion. Good location and good service on the other hand

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 23 February 2020

A lovely little cafe with a good selection of alcoholic and soft drinks. I tried the sour plum which was excellent and very refreshing after walking around malala. Had some of their spring rolls which where excellent and veggie satay which was also very good....Good service and good prices.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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shamini d
4 December 2020|
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Hant S
23 October 2019|
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Response from Englishgabout | Reviewed this property |
The chefs are Malay but the cafe will not be certified as Halal because it serves alcohol.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Geographer Cafe

Yes, Geographer Cafe offers takeout services.

Yes, Geographer Cafe offers delivery services.

Geographer Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4