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Babylon Cafe

213 W Main St, Richmond, KY 40475-8924
+1 859-625-1212
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (14 reviews)
“gyros” (21 reviews)
“greek salad” (6 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
213 W Main St, Richmond, KY 40475-8924
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Reviews (85)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I love the food at Babylon, but when I went to get something to drink from the fountain machine..... there were little fruit fly-sized flies swarming around it. Little flies were swarming around my hand as I filled up my drink. I don't recall this...More

Thank richmondrp
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are driving along I-75 south of Lexington, take a detour into downtown Richmond to this small but generous restaurant. It may not have polish, but the food and friendly service more than make up for that. We discovered it going south and planned...More

Thank PaulE636
Reviewed 31 August 2017

No frills decor, but Babylon does what it does-- Middle Eastern/Greek food-- superbly: gyros, hummus, baklava. Exceptionally good value for the money! You will leave more than satisfied. Take-out is also an option. In either case, there is a very sweet lady to assist you...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Thank you again tripadvisor reviewers. I tried this place with my coworkers for dinner. As stated in other reviews, this place is not fancy, but the food and prices cannot be beat. I tried the Gyros that came with fries and a drink for $6.99....More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend you try the food from this location. The owner is super nice and always a pleasure to chat with. I frequent this location often so I'm known by name and my order. My first time I was very hesitant to try the...More

Thank lishaky
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I had a gyros dinner with hummus. The dinner was very good and the hummus was to die for. Baklava for dessert. Wonderful food. The lady that took our was helpful and the sweetest ever. Good choice

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I was blown away by the friendly staff and the delightful entrees at Babylon Cafe in Richmond, KY. Next time, I plan to order a Gyro. I saw it served at a neighboring table and it was amazing!! The entrees are extremely generous and there...More

Thank gadgetguy11
Reviewed 8 June 2017

we were successful in finding a very good meal and wonderful service at Babylon Cafe. the owners were so nice and courteous and informative. we had lots of questions and they patiently explained the meal. loved it.

Thank willie2222
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Omg we are obsessed with this place. My fiancé and I eat here so much that we are recognized. This restaurant is definitely one of the best in Richmond. Get the garlic sauce. It's to die for. 😍

Thank Molly L
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Try it. Try it today. Have eaten here many times (and at the sister location Babylon Gardens) and have never, ever been dissatisfied. The owner and chef, Solomon, is friendly. Food is fantastic, and prices are very reasonable. Interesting local small college town atmosphere. I...More

Thank JulesInKY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 W Main St, Richmond, KY 40475-8924
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 859-625-1212
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