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45E Jalan Ong Kim Wee, Melaka, Malaysia
+60 12-651 5322
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04:00 - 12:30
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Woodlands, null, Singapore
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a couple of dinners there. Satay sauce make the food more appetizing and yummier, i suppose. However, this is not a meal for the faint hearted. So put aside your hygiene standard and dig in!

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Thank Frank_Png
Singapore, Singapore
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68 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Satay Celup or satay sauce steamboat restaurants can be found in many parts of Malacca. You need to forget about hygiene when you dine in these places as the Satay sauce is reused and topped up in the same pot for the next customer. Please do not double dip! Each stick is RM1.10, making it so easy to grab dozens.... More 

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Thank candiesss
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place! A definite must visit! Sauce is yummy and very affordable! I would say varieties are ok.. could be better but I'm happy!

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Thank Emma L
Singapore
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179 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Very tasty satay sauce and food are fresh + a variety of choices. A must must to try and eat like locals when you are in Melaka. Each stick cost around RM 1+. Throw hygiene out of your mind and enjoy the food. You will love it. Staff are very prompt in their services. Missing it already!

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Thank Johnstanno
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Place is always crowded and have to wait for your table. The satay sauce is among the best in Malacca and they have a good variety of meats, vegetables and seafood on skewers. A favourite place for the locals to eat so it must doing right...

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Thank bisnisleisure
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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106 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Good selection of chilled skewers (meat and seafood) in the 2 HUGE glass fronted chillers. Too many to describe. Grab yourself a tray, fill it up and dunk them into the pot of sauce to cook or reheat. Scoop some sauce into your own plate. NO DOUBLE DIPPING!! At the end of your meal, one of the staff will tally... More 

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Thank V00Doo
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Been there once n will not patronize this restaurant again. Pots of satay sauce kept boiling n reused by the next customers. Skewers of seafood, meat, meatballs, fishballs lay on wet n bloodied trays. If hygiene is your concern, give this a miss!!

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2 Thank grilledalso
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We went with empty tummies but ended up finishing only 15 sticks of satay per person. Reasonable price (RM0.90 per stick) and a variety of choices of fresh and clean satay. The Satay Celup's paste can easily fill your stomach, take it slow and enjoy one by one, take your time. It's worth a try.

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Thank Zyson L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Been eating since young, tried another famous satay celup but still find ban lee siang the best. Service is fast too. Just that it is getting more pricey now - RM1 for a stick which I find quire expensive for the portion served. Avoid peak hours if you don't have the patience to wait for a seat. Plenty of seats... More 

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1 Thank sinnyi
Langkawi, Malaysia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great choice of variety satay in peanut sauce...!! Very crowd during weekend or public holiday. Serve some beer too in restaurant..!!

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Thank MK_Lai

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
04:00 - 12:30
Monday
04:00 - 12:30
Tuesday
04:00 - 12:30
Wednesday
04:00 - 12:30
Thursday
04:00 - 12:30
Friday
04:00 - 12:30
Saturday
04:00 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45E Jalan Ong Kim Wee, Melaka, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 12-651 5322

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?