Thursday, February 18, 2016

A Peranakan Lunch At Nancy's KitcheN, Malacca

MY MALACCA TRIP WAS SPENT relaxing and going for my meals only.... While the rest of the family went shopping, I spent my time in the hotel room and waiting for them at the lobby when we checked out.  I could only strolled along the hotel area, there were a few shopping outlet within MY walking distance, H&M is one of them.  But I did not end up buying anything, could not find anything that suits me, the designs and the prices, none caught my eye.... hahahaha... 

We thought of skipping lunch and headed straight back to KL but whilst doing so, a shop caught the driver's eye.. He suggested that we should try Nyonya food before heading back.  He must be pretty hungry, actually I was hungry too... I only took a light buffet breakfast in the morning.... The shop which caught his eye was none other than Nancy's KitcheN!  This shop was mentioned in the tourist booklet we read in the hotel...

Authentic Peranakan Food... 

The shop was fully occupied... but thank goodness, we managed to get a table upon entering...
Otherwise we have to climb the stairs to the second floor....
For appetizers, we started off with a Nyonya Popiah...
I like it... Sweet and nice... 
And the thick santanic cendol...
My sister said it was the BEST so far!!
Peranakan Otak-Otak.... 
Four angles beans.... Very spicy too...
 Cincaluk omelette... 
Peranakan Curry Chicken....
Fried Rice.... 
Our Peranakan Lunch at Nancy's KitcheN....
Bill came to around RM70 plus plus drinks with beer.... 
Feeling much satisfied after an authentic lunch, 
we proceeded on our journey back to Sg Buloh....

25 comments:

  1. how can skip lunch and head back home?? this is so not Claire!! hahaha.. luckily this Nancy's KitcheN caught (all) your eyes and I am glad you had a satisfying lunch there and no regrets making the stop, hehehe.. i love the cendol too, BEST for your sister then i guess it must be good!!! RM70+ for all those with drinks and beer, not expensive also..

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    1. Reasonable..and before we left, we bought some kueh...and gula melaka.. so it was a fruitful lunch.. hahahaa

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    2. Reasonable..and before we left, we bought some kueh...and gula melaka.. so it was a fruitful lunch.. hahahaa

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  2. Must not leave Melaka without eating authentic nonya food, right? All the dishes look nice. I love that type of popiah very much!

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    1. Me too... different from the Ipoh popiahs..

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  3. Definitely must have Peranakan cuisine in Melacca.
    All look good. Yummy.

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  4. I love the otak-otak the most.. When my kolik balik kampung to Melaka, I sure ask him to buy me a few blocks of otak-otak, just like in the picture.. Then I just thaw, and steam on top of the rice cooker.. Sedappp..

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    1. Some don't like the smell.. but I don't mind eating once awhile..

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    2. Some don't like the smell.. but I don't mind eating once awhile..

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  5. For real, you want to leave Malacca without savouring peranakan food. That's not the ReanaClaire I know of, hahaha.....Food looks good especially the popiah, cendol,cincaluk omelette & the greens.

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    1. Simple and yet appetizing..for hungry stomachs! hahahaa...

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    2. Simple and yet appetizing..for hungry stomachs! hahahaa...

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  6. I love nyonya food but so far, the ones I went to in Malacca and Penang had been disappointing. I went to Mako, it was so good years ago but not anymore. :(

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    1. I am sure many serves nice food now... will go again once more when my legs are stronger...

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  7. I hear a new word Kolik!Yum! Yum! Yummy! I always love everything inside the Nyonya Menus. They are very tasty and appetizing until China folks also love them like heavens.

    I am following your footsteps to travel while we are still able and capable. i realised that my legs and pockets are most important. LOL

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    1. hahahaa.. Yeah, for a moment I was thinking kolik! Very innovatif... Ok, follow my footsteps but be careful when you are walking..dont be clumsy as me.. hahaha

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  8. Wow, looks like Nancy's Kitchen has done some renovation. It looks so much brighter now. Your 'santanic' chendol made me laugh.

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  9. When i saw you post the picture in FB, the first food that caught my attention is the otah...

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  10. Lucky all of you decided to stop for lunch, and a delicious lunch at that. Wouldn't feel nice to be travelling on an empty stomach. Cincalok Omelette sounds so tasty!

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    1. I like nyonya food.. minus the super spicy... :)

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  11. This is one place I really want to try. Must remember for my next trip to Malacca!

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