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Babaji's Kitchen

U 1 1644 Burwood Hwy, Belgrave, Victoria 3160, Australia
+61 3 8288 2982
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“dosa” (4 reviews)
“lamb curry” (2 reviews)
“chai” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
U 1 1644 Burwood Hwy, Belgrave, Victoria 3160, Australia
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We attended the Lardner Park Makers Market and “ Babaj’is Kitchen “ had a market stall of their street food. The flavours were amazing. Can’t wait to visit their restaurant at BelgraveMore

1  Thank Christine W
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Christine, Thanks so much for leaving us such great feedback, we really appreciate it. We're glad you stumbled across us in Warrigul today. We look forward to seeing you in our restaurant soon for some more South Indian goodness! You can also keep an...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

This is a tiny cafe cum restaurant with only a couple of tables inside. It has a rustic feel and a pleasant atmosphere with Indian music playing in the background. The meals were a good size and filling too. Only disappointment was no coffee or...More

1  Thank Rooboy2014
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rooboy2014, Thanks for visiting Babajis and taking the time to leave us such a positive review. We do actually have a bigger variety of drinks including traditional Indian chai (tea) and lassis (yoghurt shakes). This week we also introduced the only Melbourne roasted Keralan...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

My partner and I have become a big fan of Dosa’s after trying one in Brunswick - and I’m happy to say the dosa’s here were in even better! We’re vegan, so we had the vegan ones which is clearly laid out on the menu...More

1  Thank eljak2017
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Eljak, thanks so much for the lovely feedback, we're chuffed to receive it and have shared it with our whole team. So glad you enjoyed your visit and we can't wait to see you next time you visit the hills or keep an eye...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018

Great vegetarian dishes and amazing garlic naan bread. Really good for reasonably cheap prices! Highly recommend.

2  Thank rhiannonsabrina
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rhiannonsabrina Sorry for taking so long to respond, this one seemed to have slipped past us. Thanks so much for visiting us and for leaving such positive feedback, We hope to see you again soon. BK

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Bravo....Made our day out to the ranges..a definite stop over...you won't be disappointed.. staff are courteous and they even serve parle g with chai :)

2  Thank Manpreet S
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks so much Manpreet for dropping by Babajis on your visit to the mountain yesterday and leaving us such a great review. We hope to see you again next time. BK

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Being mid-afternoon and feeling peckish, we were on the look-out for snacks more than a full meal, and we were pleasantly surprised to find Indian street food in Belgrave, not quite what we expected to find. Great find, considering it was one of the only...More

2  Thank Karen Y
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Hi Karen, thanks for popping in and the positive review. We hope to see you next time you are around Belgrave. BK

Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

A little out of the ordinary we were not quite sure what to expect on our first visit to this little gem of a restaurant. Fabulous curries !! So flavoursome !! I just loved the pumpkin curry and also the beef curry that I had...More

2  Thank Deb C
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Hi Deb, our apologies for our late reply. We somehow missed this review. Thanks so much for the great feedback. Glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again. BK

Reviewed 10 November 2017

It's great to see a restaurant in this area that has authentic food that is skillfully prepared. There aren't many of those here. There are many vegetarian options. All of the ones I tried were, without exception, very tasty. The restaurant has a really fun...More

2  Thank Lily33532
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Morning Lily, Thanks so much for the lovely feedback, we're glad you liked our humble little street food stop. Hope to see you again soon, BK

Reviewed 22 October 2017

This was such a surprising find. The chaat was amazing and the the beef Dosai surprisingly tasty. Will certainly come back again if I find myself in Belgrave.

1  Thank Evan L
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hi Evan, Glad you found us .. thanks for the great feedback. We look forward to seeing you when you're passing through Belgrave next. Babaji's Kitchen

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Gorgeous food, tastes as if it is cooked with love and with the friendliest staff ever. Highly recommended

Thank Deirdre H
BabajisKitchen, Owner at Babaji's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thanks Deirdre for the great feedback. We've shared it with our staff as we think they do a great job. We look forward to seeing you again soon. BK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 12
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Digital Payments, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:30 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 1 1644 Burwood Hwy, Belgrave, Victoria 3160, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Belgrave
  • Phone Number: +61 3 8288 2982
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Description
We do ‘Indian’ a little differently, specialising in authentic South Indian dosa, and Mumbai street food. Expect village style curries on our daily thali using the most authentic ingredients we can find. From snakebean thoran to kallu shappu slow cooked beef, we proudly bring a touch of tropical Kerala to Belgrave. Quirky, colourful and extremely authentic, with the shrill of Puffing Billy in the background; you could just about be mistaken for thinking you're in Kerala's spice mountains!
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