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Babu's Coffehouse

Loewenstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 212 87 45
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (33 reviews)
“cakes” (30 reviews)
“carrot cake” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Loewenstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Babus is always delightful for brunch. My daughter had pancakes, which looked delicious although she said 'Daddy!s pancakes are better'. I had an acai bowl which was very nice. We also had a yellow smoothie, All in all we love Babus, even though it's pricy...More

Thank himmeli2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is great. Tasty and freshly prepared. I love the bagels. The ambience is quirky and engaging. The service is great (very efficient, and friendly) if you follow the process. You know it is good because it is crowded on a Saturday. So what...More

Thank EEM8044
Sandra K, Geschäftsführer at Babu's Coffehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great instructions....hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere is warm and feels like home.. service professional, very friendly and accommodating food is great and all sweets are mouthwatering.. bagels are out of this world as well as Rösti plates..good coffee but the mocha was a it too sweet.. not the least expensive...More

Sandra K, Inhaber at Babu's Coffehouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank's a lot for your lovely comment and hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Food is nice with some special cakes and bread rolls and savory sandwiches. They make nice hot drinks as well but the service is chaotic. It didn't spoil my lunch as we had plenty of time but if I was in a rush I would...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The place is probably perceived as a bit cool and therefore they can get away with a terrible service. You have to cue to get seated. While cueing we were being totally ignored until with grab a waitress and asked if they could seat us....More

2  Thank Ulrika L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

그레이트 커피. 그러나 케이크는 정말로 컸다.. 서비스는 항상 미소를 지니고 있지만 무선 통신은 약간의 오류가있을 수 있습니다. 그러나 장소의 크기를 위해, 그것은 꽤 조용했고, 초대하고 있었다. 위치는 훌륭합니다.

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Once I got inside and sit down on a table with my friend, we have to wait more than 20 min for the waiters to come and they started to talk in German even after we said we don't. With a lot of difficult (mixing...More

Thank LeandroSPozzer
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This place was a local hot spot. We were a little confused at first in that we had to wait for a seat, try and decipher the non-English menu, and then figured out that we had to order at the corner and then wait for...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

A simply delicious, cozy cafe with delicious food! Tasty for a coffee with cake/scone or for a brunch. Make table reservations. The order is made in the cashier and the waiters take you to your table or to small groups, it is a great option...More

Thank FlaCoghi
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I wanted to sit outside in the sun but also have an umbrella for when it gets too intense- check. Also wanted a healthy yet delicious quiche - check! The asparagus and ham quiche was wonderful with a fluffy crust and light eggs. The atmosphere...More

Thank TrophyRachelle
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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
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loewenstrasse 1 | 8001 Zürich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich
  • Phone Number: +41 44 212 87 45
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