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The Baboon House

The Baba House No. 89 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
+60 12-601 0363
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (217 reviews)
“potato salad” (19 reviews)
“aloha burger” (17 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
All hours
Cafe, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
The Baba House No. 89 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Although they were shutting at 6pm, they kindly let us stay and order at 5:55pm & even allowed us to wait for a friend to arrive. I had the Aloha burger and it was big & delicious!! The wedges were a nice alternative to fries...More

Thank Somer A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A must visit cafe when I come to melaka. Good environment, Good foods. Different from most of the cafes in kl.

Thank violetmin6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this place; the decor is unique and the atmosphere is relaxing. Great place to chill with friends - loved the pork belly burger it was fantastic! :) will be back again.

Thank elvyyyy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love their burger. Have a lots of variety of burger. But abit pricy. Nice atmosphere and great staff.

Thank Shuying T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is just about ok if you like burgers and precooked potato wedges. Otherwise, give it a miss! There are plenty of other very nice places to eat in Melaka. The Baboon House has an ambient atmosphere but that is all. The service is not...More

1  Thank Pam L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the burger (i had spicy lamb, could have been spicier though) was really good, albeit this is not the best burger i've ever had. price wise isn't ridiculously affordable to make it a "great deal" either. However, i like how the entire setting of the...More

Thank Mia F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quirky ambiance makes for a very nice spot for lunch. Food was great as were the drinks - particularly the lime and sour plum.

Thank rickp777
Reviewed 10 January 2018

This place is the place for burgers. Not only the burger the ambiance is breath taking.But sadly you cant take any photographs of the beautiful place

Thank anshumohanty
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I had a delicious cheeseburger in this very cool restaurant. The decor was very funky and very soothing. I would definitely recommend this place!

Thank artnola
Reviewed 3 January 2018

love the burger and environment there~ but the price slightly too high...~ should come out with more variety of food.. food taste good especially the burger...

Thank Hotel b
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Rizan A
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20 May 2016|
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Response from Rajan S | Reviewed this property |
Coordinates? Forget the rocket science... its a small town. You don't need NASA or GOOGLE or WAYS or the ghost of Steve Jobs. You can find it on foot. Website lists the address as 89, Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Kampung... More
James O
30 August 2015|
Response from jilop | Reviewed this property |
Hi James, thank you for asking and being so kind. I am certain one of them ordered a meal while the other two ordered drinks only. We ordered coffees and three cakes for all three of us. I think it did not matter what they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Baba House No. 89 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: +60 12-601 0363
Hub of art & culture inspired by nature, kafe attached, located in the heart of the heritage.

The Baboon House is =

1. An art gallery to provide the opportunities for artistes to discuss and showcase their works and ideas without any kind of prejudices or discrimination.
2. A long term and sustainable restoration project in creating a deeper understanding and appreciation towards cultures and traditions.
3. A community hub for continuous learning of like-minded individuals to create a better dining and environmental conditions and not only for profit making purposes. (includes creating a shelter & awareness for abandoned furry animals on the street)
4. And a "home" as what it is initial built for 250 years ago......

The Concept of Baboon House is to provide the best dining experience to all our beloved customers in regard of the ambiance, art, food or services. Every Customers do play a big part in helping us to create a peaceful and tranquil experience during your visit. Thank you for your never ending support.

The Baboons.
For Love, Peace & Harmony
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