A trip to Melaka is the perfect opportunity for any foodie to experience cafe hopping. The perfect place for this is Jonker Street, one of the most famous attractions at this lovely dutch inspired state. There are many things to do here including shopping and eating but below we have a list of must-visit cafes that will take your insta atheistic to a whole new level.
So when you visit Jonker Street be sure to stop by this vintage cafe. The menu is full of hearty dishes including their signature kaya Cheese Toast is not to be missed. While indulging in that sinful treat whip out your camera and have a rustic little photoshoot. With retro brick walls and classic wooden furniture, Kaya – Kaya Cafe is a time travel machine worth visiting.
Adress: 32, Jalan Tukang Besi, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia.
Working hours: 8 AM – 6 PM
The Baboon House
Looking for a spot that radiates nature for an eco-friendly shoot. The Baboon House is a charming little spot with a laid back aesthetic. Their gourmet burgers and grounded coffee is reason enough to visit this place but if you need any other reason, they have a pet dog and cat that just love to cuddle. All in all, it’s a perfect spot to rest while shopping.
Address: 89, Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Kampung Bukit Cina. 75200 Melaka, Malaysia.
Working hours: 10 AM – 5 PM (closed on Tuesdays)
Rainforest Coffee Bean
Rainforest Coffee Bean is a favourite among tourists especially their old-school vibe with tons of antique tokens and furniture. It’s a very nostalgic atmosphere where you can enjoy their homemade coffee which is top-notch and will satisfy any coffee addict. Their cheesecake is famous for being the most creamy around and will definitely add a great addition to your wall.
Address: No. 36 & 38, Jalan Hang Jebat, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia.
Working hours: Weekdays 10 AM – 6 PM and Weekends 10 AM – 10 PM
Calanthe Art Cafe
This place is known for serving 13 different types of coffee from different states. Additional. They have their own one of a kind blend of coffee that is guaranteed to perk you up. On top of that, this cafe serves alcoholic drinks as well and it is recommended to try their Bailey’s cocktail. Their simple and traditional atmosphere will make a great addition to your insta profile that screams sophisticated.
Address: 11, Jalan Hang Kasturi, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia.
Working hours: 9 AM – 11 PM (Friday and Saturday: 9 AM – 12 AM)
Quite famous, this cafe is on the corner of the shopping street and radiates elegance. There’s a warm pleasant atmosphere at his place that transforms into a classy bar at night. On top of their classic look, their goal is to serve mouthwatering food that is also healthy. Geographer’s cafe offers souvenirs and merchandise too including mugs, books, and shirts for you to take home as a present to your friends or a memento.
Address: 83, Jalan Hang Jebat, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia.
Working hours: Weekdays 10 AM – 1 AM and Weekends 9 AM – 1 AM
All in all, Jonker Street is a perfect place for a day out in Melaka. Full of different vibes and looks, be sure to take tons of pictures and take a trip to A Famosa for the dutch architecture and check the city on the Melaka River Cruise.
Featured image via RainForest Coffee Bean & Kaya-kaya Cafe on Facebook