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Straits of Malacca

78 Kingsway, Glen Waverley, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good60%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“noodles” (2 reviews)
“teh tarik” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian
78 Kingsway, Glen Waverley, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviews (94)
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Love the food here...great value. A bit busy and noisy like malaysia so not for ambience etc but great value. great variety. No eftpos...dont like that

Thank Bombaybelle
Reviewed 17 March 2017

So many variety of Asian food to choose from. From Malaysian to Chinese. Restaurant sitting is neatly arranged though at times it may be quite cramp if it is full to capacity.

Thank annMelbourne
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Best Nasi Lemak I've experienced so far. Very reasonable prices and will definitely be back. Its very hard to reserve a table at busy times.

Thank NorrayBoys
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Food was yummy and servings were big. Every dish we ordered was good and if you are not a big eater, one dish can feed two. Drinks were only ok.

Thank Lorna-Li Y
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The place is a bit crowded and service a bit slow and struggling to cope. But that is the sign of good food as it is busy! We had the lobak and it was one of the best in Australia that we have tasted. Others...More

Thank LeeNClarke
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant as the wife wanted to have mee goreng. The mee goreng was really good but I had the rice with rendang which was just average. A decent place to have simple Malaysian cuisine. A hit and a miss.

Thank Navin K
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The food has been up and down, but one thing has remained pretty good is the rice with the fish meals.

Thank beramkumar
Reviewed 10 November 2016

The ambiance is pleasant and the staff are polite. We reached there around 7 pm and were fortunate to get seating immediately, though there were other patrons. We were a group of 4, and we ordered seafood in different forms. The Curry Laksa and seafood...More

Thank rbtraveller555
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Been to the outlet at Glen Waverley once and ordered a satay dish. Found that it was microwaved and still had the frozen taste. Have not been here ever since. There was also a great thirst long after eating the food.

Thank nibacchus
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This restaurant blew my mind and I couldnt think of a way to fault it, the food was a generous amount, it was really tasty and the place wasn't that noisy. The waiter gives you a peice of paper where you write a code off...More

Thank Gary F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Kingsway, Glen Waverley, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 95613880
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