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Babu's Bakery & Coffeehouse

Loewenstrasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 212 87 45
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (41 reviews)
“pancakes” (17 reviews)
“carrot cake” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Loewenstrasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic bakery and cafe. Bustling and friendly. Worth a quick trip out from the centre of town. Beautiful apple tart.

Thank Bernard D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are plenty of choices when arranging to meet a friend in Zurich for lunch and Babu's ticks the box for many reasons. First of all it is conveniently situated near to the main station and not far from the main shopping area. it is...More

Thank maryjokluser
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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice place in Zurich where to go for a lovely afternoon break. Amazing handmade cakes and also very nice apple cider.

Thank fiorenico
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Had a 6 hour layover in the early morning so decided to find a place for traditional breakfast. Visited based on other reviews, and place exceeded all my expectations. Located in a really nice and affluent area, the servers and cashiers were very friendly, and...More

Thank sumdog747
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

the atmosphere of the venue is very hot. The coffee varieties are nice. The carrot cake flavor was great. Prices are normal. 2 coffees and 1 cake holds 15 franks.

Thank Sami Ç
Reviewed January 18, 2018

Lovely service, and bakery. The coffee was good and the choice of cakes excellent. Very popular so be prepared to wait for a table. I would recommend coming here at any time of year.

Thank Ali M
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

If you like good coffee and tasty pastries you‘re here in the right place! Their pastries, cookies and cakes are delightful and the interior is very cozy. You can enjoy your coffee right here or just order one to go. Don‘t forget to try the...More

Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

I was with my family and enjoyed our breakfast specially the pancakes ... Eggs was delicious .. very nice atmosphere

Thank Saif H
Reviewed January 4, 2018

For breakfast we had to book for the following day. I assume at other hours you can just walk in. Great selection of items and very very popular – the whole selection of pain au chocolat disappearing in one swoop for take away. Slightly odd...More

Thank TheTrailingSpouse
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Trying to find a good place for breakfast in Zurich on Christmas Eve seemed challenging until we found Babu’s. They were on reduced hours - opening at 9 am, and we arrived a few minutes early and already there was a queue out the front....More

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October 12, 2017|
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Response from Sandra K | Property representative |
Hi Acceciliano Thank you very much for your inquiry. There are a lot options available. For example the brownies and poppy seed cake is glutenfree and if you order one of the brunch etagère you can also order them... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loewenstrasse 1, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 212 87 45
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