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Ali Baba

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Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

I go there for the hummus. It's the best I've ever had. I could eat a bowlful. This is a very small local place that attracts a loyal following. Service is very friendly. The shawarma are good, but try the Lamb Hummus Alakafak (wow!).

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank ihitchhiker
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I wouldn't eat here only because of the cleanliness issues. There is always a weird sewage smell. Otherwise the food is tasty and prices and portions are reasonable.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Rupa P
Reviewed 14 November 2016

All of the dishes are fresh and delicious! Our favorites are chicken shawarma, falafel, but the stuffed salmon is out of this world. For cold nights the curry dishes really hit the spot and are the best of comfort foods. The made-from-scratch clam chowder can...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank marrianne m
Reviewed 29 September 2014

The restaurant offers quick service and excellent Middle Eastern food. The chicken shawarma, falafel plate and Ful Medames are my favorites.

Date of visit: August 2014
Thank Simplylamusa
Reviewed 24 June 2014

I love this place because they go that little bit extra. I had moris massalla chicken and vegetable samba and boy were they hot!!!! But I like that,some don't. Love the roti and yogurt dip. The chicken tikka starter was divine, the chicken cooked to...More

Date of visit: June 2014
1  Thank flexcaredaily
Reviewed 20 June 2013

We've been to this restaurant so many times and have never been disappointed. I like to try something new every time and I have never ordered anything I didn't like. Plus leftovers! The portions are generous, the service is excellent (they really do seem to...More

Date of visit: June 2013
1  Thank CamReviewer123
Reviewed 5 November 2012

My belief is this is Eastern European/ Persian food.... Incredible shawarma!! This is the onlly place I have ever had it but you must try. Get a side of the homemade hummus to go along. You Will be satisfied.

Date of visit: November 2012
Thank 750JustinR
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Freshly prepared food in this small, maybe 8 or 10 tables, restaurant in a shopping mall. Open kitchen were you can see all the food being freshly prepared. We had chicken prepared 2 ways and also fish and all items and sides very tasty with...More

Date of visit: October 2012
Thank PopTopBob
Reviewed 20 September 2012

We were introduced to Ali Baba in Newbury Park (and its sister restaurant in Simi Valley) by friends over a year ago, and have been coming back ever since! I knew we were in for a tasty treat when we were greeted by the incredible...More

Date of visit: July 2012
Thank kc6ijm
Reviewed 15 September 2012

Both locations of this mini "chain" are always busy. The area has a dirth of small ethnic restaurants so it's wonderful to find one that does it well. Just enough spice to make it interesting along with good service and a well priced menu of...More

Date of visit: July 2012
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