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The Baboon House

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89, Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
Today
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Hub of art & culture inspired by nature, kafe attached, located in the...
Hub of art & culture inspired by nature, kafe attached, located in the heart of the heritage. The Concept of The Baboon House is to provide the best dining experienced to all our beloved customers in regardless of ambience, food or service. Every Customers do play a big part to create the peace and tranquility or serenity of this house to each another. Thank you for your never ending support. The Baboons. For Love, Peace & Harmony
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  • 134
    Excellent
  • 95
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
unique hidden cafe

It a very cool place to chill out during a hot afternoon. Friendly people and price reasonable though not cheap. The interior set up is like a well kept rustic forest...

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Singapore, Singapore
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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Singapore, Singapore
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

It a very cool place to chill out during a hot afternoon. Friendly people and price reasonable though not cheap. The interior set up is like a well kept rustic forest...

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Def a must visit place. Serves great western food. take a break from local food and try something different !

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malaysia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

great burger ever! and their staff are very friendly. the most important is Baboon house is full with amazing art and the atmosphere is great... i spent my whole day at this cafe...my number 1 cafe in malacca! love this place.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Nothing you've ever seen before is like the Baboon house! One of the best spots I ever visited. This is my little hideaway, I easily spend there a few hours there every time I visit Malacca, an out of time place, with an artsy vibe, excellent jazzy music, the deep sound quality makes me feel like there is a live... More 

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11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Yes the burgers are nice. So are the wedges and the salad. And while we didn't try it, it's great that they make their own gingerbeer. What makes this place awesome however is the atmosphere of this wonderfully decorated house. Its an eclectic mix of modern art, antique finds, the beauty of a Melaka heritage house and lush green plants.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We were driving around looking for breakfast places and stumbled upon the Baboon House.. Do not judge the cafe by how plain it looks on the exterior, it is bustling with character inside.. Not only that, it is a cafe cum art gallery with cute light boxes and amazing stills of Malacca's rich Heritage. Now with all of that said,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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114 reviews 114 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This place is well known for its burgers! Yes, you come to Malacca to eat burgers! This restaurant is artistic and gives a cozy feeling. Has its unique charm. They do not allow photography though. The burgers were good. if you don't fancy their local chicken rice balls and satay celup, you can try their burgers. Good food + good... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

my boyfriend and I had burger and salad with Longan drink for lunch. It was simply awesome and delicious! He even asked for more potato wedges. The atmosphere offers you comfortable and enjoyable eating experience. We are looking forward to try another menu here for our next trip to Malacca

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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We were turned away on first day because it was too crowded. Not even have a chace to step in Baboon House! We were glad that we decided returned on the next day. Fusion burger, cozy feel, efficient staffs...worth to visit!

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

The burgers were good ! It looked small from infront buy it is actually very spacious inside. They even had garden and a very huge sleepy dog. Its Hard to get tables.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 89, Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 10
  • Cuisine: Café, Fusion

Description

Hub of art & culture inspired by nature, kafe attached, located in the heart of the heritage. The Concept of The Baboon House is to provide the best dining experienced to all our beloved customers in regardless of ambience, food or service. Every Customers do play a big part to create the peace and tranquility or serenity of this house to each another. Thank you for your never ending support. The Baboons. For Love, Peace & Harmony
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?