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“Great burger” 5 of 5 stars
Review of The Baboon House

The Baboon House
89, Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Ranked #2 of 377 Restaurants in Melaka
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $2 - $10
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Fusion
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Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
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
Wellington, New Zealand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“Great burger”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Had the burger and the orange beer for lunch. Very good. The orange beer is delicious. Burger was really good too, although if you're an adult male you are going to be hungry.

Inside the staff and atmosphere is really relaxed. Loved it.

If you're in the mood for a good burger and a nice place to have lunch, definitely visit.

Visited August 2014
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Spanish first
  • Thai first
  • Turkish first
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“An artistic Place with Nice food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

An artistic Place to relax and have a great burger! We ordered the baboon beef burger and a teriyaki chicken burger.. Very good!!

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Cyberjaya, Malaysia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
“Hands Down!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Quaint Cafe, impressive wall decors, arty and laid back atmosphere.
Time freezes there, it will lure you back in time to its old heritage aura while enjoying every bite of their signature baboon beef burger.

If you want to take a break from the busy jonker walk, this is the place to be. Have a quiet moment while you work on your laptop or simply reading a good book.

Remains to be my favourite chill out place in Melaka! Will keep coming back!

  • Visited August 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Singapore, Singapore
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“below expectation”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

perhaps it was near closing. the burger was overcooked and very peppery that masked the taste of the meat. felt i was just eating pepper. the saving grace was the homemade ginger beer that was refreshing. i might try again at another point in time. might just have been 'bad luck' during that visit. ambiance was relaxing though.

Visited August 2014
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Overrated”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Went for a try yesterday after reading the great reviews in tripadvisor. We ordered aloha beef burger and the spicy lamb burger. The taste was good, we prefered the lamb burger. Meat was tender and juicy, however the burgers did not gave us the 'wow' effect. The side dishes were tasty, we hope they could have gave us a little bit more side dishes, not just one spoonfull of potato salad and 6 wedges... They served homemade ginger beer and home made orange beer, we ordered both and preferred the orange. The ambience in the restaurant was great, peace and quiet, they have signboard required guest to lower the noise. Fast service. The burger price RM15.90 - RM19.90 each and homemade beer RM7.90 each, the price is considered ok despite they are a well deco art cafe.

  • Visited August 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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