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Baba Charlie Nyonya Cakes

72 Lorong Tengkera Pantai 2c, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
+60 19-666 2907
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Assortment of Nyonya kuih here

Walk over from Baba Low after breakfast. Assortment of aunthentic nyonya kuih can be found here... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
"Commercial kuih factory"

This place was always crowded especially on weekend and holidays.They had many varieties of nyonya... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Central Melaka District, Malaysia
via mobile
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  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“dumplings” (18 reviews)
“cakes” (34 reviews)
“onde onde” (15 reviews)
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72 Lorong Tengkera Pantai 2c, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Walk over from Baba Low after breakfast. Assortment of aunthentic nyonya kuih can be found here. The gula Melaka from the ondeh ondeh will explode in your mouth>lol. Bottled Kaya can only last a month by keeping in the refrigerator. Think there's a café -...More

Thank leerockz
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

This place was always crowded especially on weekend and holidays.They had many varieties of nyonya kuih.For me ,I would said the kuih nowadays had less flavour or "lemak" compared to the old day.Not recommended

Thank ttye0
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

It is located in a narrow lane but one can get parking easily as ample parking inside the narrow lane, surprise!! The small old building but the variety of kueh is amazing. You can also watch them to prepare all the kueh as it is...More

Thank oztrader
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The taste of the Onde-Onde is like how my great grandma used to do. The one with the sesame aroma and the gula melaka just swim through the throat. The Seri muka and also the Nyonya Zhang. My hubby love the Angkoo Kueh and is...More

Thank Pei Yee S
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Been here 3 times when I drop by Melaka. Starting to see tour buses making this place a stop for the tourist. Overall they have a Wide variety of kuehs to choose form. On average is quite good la... I like the very eggy tasting...More

Thank JohnNRach
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Ondeh ondeh skin was too thick for my liking. Kuey dada skin also too thick. Bengawan Solo is nicer.

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Nothing to tell about their food bcoz taste not what i expected at all.It suppose to be nyonya taste but their food taste normal for me.Their popiah its best.Im feel so bad of paying 6%gst for budget kuih muih.

Thank muniswaran m
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The cendol is very sweet. Other food only tried the popian and fish cake rojah so far so good.Don expect too much.

Thank 737fannyl
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

To find the location is not difficult mostly the taxis know this place. Located a liitle bit. Insude the narrow row but there is a large parking lot. They make the traditinal peranakan cake traditionally. Wecan see the kitchen so clean and some women roll...More

Thank Su Wen L
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Love this place! The varieties of Malaysian favorite Baba and Nyonya kuih. I wish I could buy and eat everything there is. A must stop for those who have a sweet tooth especially for those gula melaka kuih.

Thank Wai_Mun_Loh
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7 November 2017|
Response from Su Wen L | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely not. Acctualy thi is a home made cake shop. Just come about 10 in the morning. You can see the prosess of making cakes. Many cake made from coconut milk so it wont last long.
29 May 2016|
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Response from PETNIGEL | Reviewed this property |
They now have a Restaurant selling aunthetic Peranakan dishes!! It's on the other side of the main road. And of course, the indistinguishable name remains, BABA CHARLIE CAFE RESTAURANT. Nice with air-conditioned inside, the... More
27 March 2015|
Response from 9357MarkY | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. But let's hear from others as well. But my own thoughts is that baba Charlie has always been a single home based family nonya kueh operation