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“Best in Melaka” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Baboon House

The Baboon House
Ranked #2 of 634 Restaurants in Melaka
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $2 - $10
Cuisines: Cafe, European, Fusion
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: 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
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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361 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
“Best in Melaka”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

Great food nice ambience. No photos allowed in the restaurant as it is an art gallery. Only pictures of my food is not copyrighted. Not enough manpower on weekends. Missing some drink orders. Amount of wedges can be more consistent on the side. The rest is all good.

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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Polish first
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  • Thai first
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Beautiful restaurant”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2014

One of the best burgers I've had in Asia, the house itself is beautiful and the prices are reasonable. I would love to go back again!

Visited July 2014
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2 Thank jess0229
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Singapore
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Best burgers in Asia, period.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2014

Totally was not expecting these to be THIS good. Truly well-earned name as the best burgers in the region. Had the aloha burger + the green salad, excellent and I would make a trip back just for this.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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1 Thank Bucky H
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Krakow, Poland
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Excellent food, great decor”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2014

Great place, excellent food in good prices, very helpful staff, amazing atmosphere. Will definitely come back next time I visit Melaka.

Visited July 2014
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2 Thank Piotr M
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Te Horo, New Zealand
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98 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Great food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2014

Happened to find the Baboon House while out walking and having done my research on Trip Advisor knew this was worth a visit, we were not disappointed. Great food that we really enjoyed, so much so we went back 2 days later with friends to show them what we had found. On our first visit we sat in the central courtyard area which was so cool and relaxing it just felt wonderful. When we returned with our friends we requested the same table but had to wait as it was already occupied, but that was not a problem to the staff who sat us at another table took our orders and brought drinks until the other table was free then moved us all without any hassle.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank chattis
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