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Indian, Cafe, Seafood, Asian, International
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ambience is good. Food is too good. Had fun with the people around in cafe. Service was fast n customise.

Date of visit: April 2022
Reviewed 5 March 2022 via mobile

Food is good and the staff very nice! We were a group of friends, we had a nice evening! I recommend Babu's cafe without hesitation!

Date of visit: March 2022
Reviewed 15 January 2022

First we had a dîner that was amazing, we liked so much that we came back the day after ! Shrimps and chicken with the special babu’s sauce is one of the best meal that i had during my stay. Babu’s is also really kind...and beautiful ah ah ah 🤠 You need to go there for sure if you are in Mahabalipuram ! Thank you for those moments, we will miss this place.More

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed 29 December 2021 via mobile

Babu rocks ! In all ways and means. Friendly atmosphere, good food and fun filled evening. The impact of covid was visible as we were the only guests. Babu personally followed up when we were a bit late. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: December 2021
Reviewed 9 November 2021 via mobile

Excellent place for local and fresh seafood! Must visit when in mahabalipuram! Babu loves to chat up and there's a nice music system to connect and play a song of your choice! Perfect for the local wine and dine at extremely reasonable prices!

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 2 November 2021 via mobile

Friendly owner, well made food. One thing was mixed up in taking order but rest flavours all in place. Good location, close to beach.

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 24 October 2021

The food justifies its rating. Restaurant has a big parking lot next to it. Very well mannered staff. As usual, try sea food, Fish fry, prawn. Ultimate taste. They accept UPI.

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 23 October 2021

This place was selected on basis of its rating on net. It proved correct.....5star for food taste. We visited for lunch. Fried full pomfret had a amazing masala, only locals can prepare. The prawn curry was freshly made and spiced perfectly. The boys served with...care. Must visit on Mahabalipuram tourMore

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 17 October 2021 via mobile

Visited here with family. Choice was based upon TripAdvisor reviews. Upon reaching around 2 PM on a Fri (Dusshera long weekend), we were the only one there, which got me worried for a bit, but then decided to continue there anyways. And I was not...disappointed. Babu and his staff was cordial, being the only one attention and time take to serve was not a problem. Food was yummy and decently priced. Would recommend to anyone who fancies good food, especially seafood. PS - Do ask them about the fresh catch of the dayMore

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 21 August 2021 via mobile

We went to babu's caf'e. for lunch and we had tawa fish and butter garlic lemonsauce, prawn and fish curry ,fried calamari everything perfect good test and good service. beautiful atmosphere thank you babu bro

Date of visit: August 2021
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Yes, Babu's Cafe offers takeaway services.

Babu's Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5