Chef Hatted restaurant, Babajis, can't wait to bring their biggest festival of the year, Onam, to the Dandenong Ranges Expect a unique South Indian experience. This is Babajis, proud of their Kerala heritage, cooking at their finest. Best of all - its open to all to come and experience!

Onam is the annual 'Harvest Festival' of the Southern Indian home state, Kerala. It's a time when Keralans come together, no matter your background, to enjoy great food and celebrate with mates.

The star of the show is the 'Onam Sadya' - a dish served on fresh banana leaves with 20 authentic Kerala dishes. It takes days to prepare an Onam feast, each vegetable hand-cut with intention. From plantain to taro, snake bean and watermelon, the freshest vegetables are sourced, Kerala stir fries, pachadis, curries and daals created. Traditionally vegetarian, a range of optional Kerala meat sides will be available. Experience 'traditional serving', your plate always piled abundantly high.

This is a truly South Indian experience like no other!

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1644 Burwood Highway
Belgrave, 3160, Australia
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September 2024

  • Saturday 7th
  • Sunday 8th
  • Saturday 14th
  • Sunday 15th


  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Non Smoking
  • Public Toilet
  • Bar
  • Coach Parking
  • Pet Friendly - Enquire
  • Restaurant


  • ATEC India Host
  • ATEC Muslim Host
  • COVID Clean Practicing Business


  • Free Wifi


  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.


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1644 Burwood Highway, Belgrave, 3160, Australia

Caters for people who have a wheelchair

Pet Friendly - Enquire