Satay Celup in Melaka
Originating from Malacca itself, Satay Celup is one of the popular dishes in Malacca that locals as well as tourists love having especially for dinner. If you have ever visited Malacca, you may have heard of or seen some of the famous satay celup eateries that are so busy that locals and visitors don’t mind waiting in line to get a table. Is this listicle making you crave satay celup already? Read on to find out the 5 spots to have satay celup in Melaka!
1. Ban Lee Siang Satay Celup
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This is a pretty famous satay celup restaurant in Melaka very well-known to the locals. Here, the satay sauce is reputed to be among the best since it is flavorful and fragrant. Plus, you have the option of reusing the same satay gravy or choosing a new gravy for hygiene concerns which is an additional charge. Be sure to be there before 6pm to avoid the long queue!
Address: 45-E, Jalan Ong Kim Wee, 75300 Malacca
Operating hours: Monday & Tuesday, Thursday – Sunday, 3.00-11.00pm
2. Capitol Satay
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If you didn’t know, the famous Capitol Satay closed its doors in November 2021 after operating for 30 years! They opened a new branch in Kota Syahbandar, Melaka which is air-conditioned, cleaner with ample of parking space! It’s said that the broth here is thick with aromatic herbs and spices, making it one of the best satay celup in Melaka. It’s also compulsory for a change in the gravy so that’s an additional charge of RM20 – which is more hygienic!
Address: 30, Jalan KPKS 3, Kompleks Perniagaan Kota Syahbandar, Kota Syahbandar, 75200 Melaka
Operating hours: Tuesday – Thursday & Sunday, 4.00pm-11.00pm
Friday & Saturday, 4.00pm-12.00am
3. Ku Cha Bi Satay Celup
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Located at Malim Jaya, Ku Cha Bi Satay Celup in Melaka, it is known for its super fresh ingredients ranging from vegetables to meat and seafood options. One of their must-tries is the deep fried dumplings which is said to be delicious! As for the gravy, there is an option to customize the peanut gravy to your liking by adding more peanuts, this helps to make your satay celup experience even better!
Address: 1-19, Jalan Rahmat 1, Taman Malim Jaya, 75250 Malim Jaya, Melaka
Operating hours: Monday – Sunday, 6.00pm-12.00am
4. McQuek’s Satay Celup
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With a broad selection of food to dip, this is also one of the satay celup Melaka not to be missed. Though there’s a queue especially during weekends and public holidays, their service is fairly quick and efficient. Another plus point about this restaurant is that it doesn’t get too stuffy as the place is spaces and well ventilated. You may opt for a fresh new pot of peanut gravy if you have hygiene concerns!
Address: Kampung, 288, Jln Parameswara, Banda Hilir, 75000 Malacca
Operating hours: Monday – Tuesday, Thursday – Sunday, 4.00pm-11.00pm
5, Kingtu Satay Celup
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Kingtu Satay Celup is known as one of the oldest satay celup in Melaka. Though the variety of food isn’t that much, people still go for their peanut gravy. If you love it spicy, be sure to try this one as many liked the spiciness of the peanut gravy!
Address: Taman Cheng Utama, 75260 Malacca
Operating hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 6.30pm-10.00pm
Closed: Monday & Tuesday