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Babu Ji Indian Restaurant

The George Builsing - Grey St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
27 Jun 2017
“Best in Town ”
14 Jun 2016
“Great atmosphere, Average food and a bit pricey”
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
The George Builsing - Grey St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

It is a regular spot for us...simple reason? Food is spot on all the time. We have eaten in and do takeaway. Can not fault either, so definitely try both. We are creatures of old habits...butter chicken, rice, rita and naan. Simlpy enjoy!

Thank Zed B
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Realy excited to visit what looke a full up resturaunt with great ambience and excellent atmospere. I ordered The butter chicken, and another dish with that was made from cheese and some nann bread. Alas the Butter chicken was very watery and pretty tastlessas was...More

Thank Sulky2014
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Ordinary Indian eatery.Place was busy & very noisey. We had the fish curry, butter chicken , rice & naan. This could be one of the worst fish curry I have tasted. You can't call this a butter chicken. Naan & rice was good. We had...More

1  Thank BabyBicentennial
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Fantastic Indian food! Fresh, flavorful! Go with at least 3 people and do the 4 or 6 person menu. You'll get a series of Tapas-style courses, one more delicious than the next. It's BYOB, so grab a bottle from the market around the corner. (...More

1  Thank Claudia C
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Went here as a recommendation from a friend. It was pretty good. The naan bread was delicious, the garlic one especially, one of the highlights for me. I would prefer if there was more chicken options on the menu. I went with the butter chicken...More

1  Thank janey241
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We were totally duped by the good reviews of Babuji and it was these good reviews which brought us to dine there. Don't expect good Indian food - unless you know precious little about THE REAL THING. The tandoori prawns were impressively large (unshelled) but...More

Thank hrlga
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

We had a great meal here tonight. Very casual. Lovely service. Gorgeous tandoori chicken. Maybe the fish curry a bit sweet for our taste but a slightly different take on the bog standard and a thoroughly enjoyable overall experience. Not high end but better than...More

1  Thank negrinomads
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This place was recommended to me by a family member so I'd thought I'd give it a go. It's very hard to find a great Indian place in this city and I think I've found the best Melbourne has to offer. Every dish is exquisite...More

1  Thank Dimmi78
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Had dinner on Saturday night with family. Very disappointed, very small portions of mains. Like entree portion. Food tasty but will not recommend or go again. Looks to be cheating with high prices. Corkage $10 per bottle. Disgrace for quality of service.

Thank Harish M
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Located in a salubrious part of Melbourne, this small but stylish restaurant serves excellent Indian food. Outstanding dishes were the Fish curry and Palak Paneer (one of the best we've tasted). The roti basket consisted of 3 different types of bread and tasted so yummy....More

1  Thank Virginia J
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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The George Builsing - Grey St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
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