Eating Out in Historical Melaka

Tanjong Kling and Pantai Puteri (formerly Pantai Kundur) Area

For locals and visitors to Melaka, you can enjoy the lovely sea breeze and setting sun at Tanjong Kling and Pantai Puteri. Tanjung Kling is located just about 8 km from Melaka City centre while Pantai Puteri ( formerly known as Pantai Kundur ) is about 10 km from the centre. Both of these places are famous for their sandy beaches and local food.

For food lovers, you can try the following seafood restaurants.

Bert's Seafood Sanctuary
2078c, Batang Tiga, Tanjung Kling, Melaka.
Tel: 06-3152213 / 012-6355596
email :

As you drive out towards Tanjong Kling on your way to the popular beach resort of Riviera Bay Hotel, you will be reach Bert's Seafood Sanctuary. Open daily from 5.00pm until 12.30am, you can try Bert's signature dishes such as Fish baked in banana leaf, Charcoal Grilled giant prawns, Live crabs cooked in black pepper, Geragau fritters ( only available in Malacca ) and many other delicious dishes.

Reservations can be made at 06-3152213 / 012-6355596 (Attn: Mr. Cliff Choo) or e-mail him at : Bert's also take Group bookings and company functions are welcomed.

Motel Tanjung Kling & Seafood Restaurants
5855-C, Pantai Pengkalan Perigi,
Tanjung Kling, 76400 Melaka.
Tel: 06-3515749/3515752    Fax: 06-351 5752
e-mail :

This motel and seafood restaurant has been around for the last 25 years. Located just after Riviera Bay Hotel, the Malacca Club and the Tanjung Kling Power Station but before the Pantai Kundur beach, look out for Motel Tanjung Kling and Seafood Restaurant. You can relax and enjoy a delicious seafood dinner eg their famous Butter crabs by the beautiful seaside and practically under the fishing nets. Nets are placed for safety reasons under the coconut trees to prevent the coconuts from falling onto guests' heads!!! Not pulling your leg but true.

Medan Ikan Bakar Pantai Kundor - Sri Puteri
No.-8, Jalan Pengkalan Perigi, Pantai Kundor, Tanjung Kling,
76400 Melaka.
Tel: 013-6092557, 012-699 2037

Just after Motel Tanjung Kling, try the Ikan Bakar(Grill fish) or Assam Pedas at the Medan Ikan Bakar Pantai Kundor. You can try the Assam Pedas with Pari, Siakap, Kembong, Sotong. You can have the Kupang, Lala, Sweet Sour, Stim Halia and Goreng Cili. Flush it down with the 3 Coloured Tea ( Teh Cendu )

Sri Aneka
Pantai Puteri, Tanjong Kling,
76400 Melaka.
Tel: 012-654 1551, 012-230 8455

At Sri Aneka, have a go at their Nasi Kukus, Sup Gearbox, Nasi Goreng Pantai, Nasi Goeng Cendawan and Kerabu Sotong if you have not tried them out. It will be interesting to know what you think about these dishes.

Restaurant Barkat Roti John
(Ayam Golek Ala Timur)
No. 2175-2, Pantai Puteri, Tanjung Kling,
76400 Melaka.
Tel: 019-314 8910 / 013 387 2887
Operating Hours : 6pm to 1 am.

Restaurant Barkat Roti John is famous for ( you guess it ) Roti John. Prepared using traditional family recipes since 1978, one must try the Roti John. Besides Roti John, they have the Roasted Chicken and other specialities such as Ikan Bakar and local/Thai dishes. While dining, you can enjoy the cool sea breeze and the green surroundings.

Straitsview Lodge & Sea Breeze Restaurant
C-7886, Pantai Kundur,
Batu 9, Tanjung Kling,
76400 Melaka.
Tel: 06-351 4627

Straitsview Lodge is located in the heart of Pantai Kundur. The lodge has exilarating view of the Straits of Melaka, cozy comfy chalets and good western food. It is a perfect place for camping & fishing trips, boat rdes, Mountain biking and teambuilding activities. Check it out if you want to organize beachside activities and water sports.

Enjoy and do e-mail us at  if you discover other interesting" makan spots " around the area. Thanks.
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