When you are in Melaka on a Saturday, one of the places to visit is the Jonker Walk Night Market. It quite crowded but interesting. Jonker Walk is the Chinatown of Melaka. Its where many old buildings are located.You will find numerous cafes, restaurants, souvenirs, Nyonya Museums and also little Quaint Boutique Hotel.
The night market or “Pasar Malam” is a must try experience when you are in Malaysia. Here you can sample different local cuisines and buy souvenirs. The locals visit night markets for their weekly grocery shopping. Here’s a great article