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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (346 reviews)
“potato salad” (19 reviews)
“spicy lamb” (10 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
Cafe, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Baba House No. 89 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located in Jalan Tun Tan in the tourist area in Melaka this restaurant offers a vast array of dishes, however, in my opinion the burgers are a speciality. Price are reasonable and the staff are friendly and helpful. The garden setting of this venue is...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Must come if you are first time or many times in Melaka!! superb burgers, nice ambiance and cool peoples!!

1  Thank kohjeslyn
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been eating there, lovely muffins, and very good smoothie. The place is amazing, so hidden, and beautiful! (the price is expensive- for the country - even if it's good)

Thank Karine V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my family had lunch at this restaurant. It is a really old house in town with a stunning decoration. It's like this restaurant is from another time. The staff is really nice and friendly, thank you very much!! And the food is just...More

Thank Quy_LE77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed the food very much, great service too. This place is very unique with tranquil open-air courtyard and art gallery.

Thank WendylPl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second time visited baboon house. Finally manage to try the lemon glass which is refreshing. Order both the pork and beef burger w salad and wedges. Simply delicious. Price slightly on the high side but the experience and ambience is worth the visit.

Thank Stanley L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch at The Baboon House. The restaurant is super cool, filled with lovely art work and plants. There’s a great atmosphere and the staff were really friendly. The service was excellent, we didn’t have to wait long at all. The food...More

Thank MoonByrne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of options for both vegetarians and meat-eaters. The house-made cider and kombucha was amazing. The burgers were equally delicious. Any where that sells kombucha is going to be a little pricey but worth the splurge!

Thank Ngaire B
Reviewed 10 April 2018

I visited Baboon House after read some reviews shown this Burger restaurant is one of the kind. The food is good but not to extend that I will come back for food and price is little too much for such foods and service charge. Overall...More

Thank Poetra D
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We have visited Baboon House many times over the past few years, and am totally annoyed of what happened today. We were totally wheeling grandma whom is 91 years old and only needed the staff to open the other door so that the wheelchair will...More

1  Thank FootballLover456
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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
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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
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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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