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Ali Baba Turkish Cuisine

) #2,065 of 9,275 Restaurants in New York City €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, Turkish, Pizza
862 2nd Avenue, New York City, NY 10017
+1 212-888-8622
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (17 reviews)
“kebabs” (9 reviews)
“mixed grill” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Pizza, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
862 2nd Avenue, New York City, NY 10017
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We there for a family dinner, place is nice on the first floor with big glass windows. Took mix apetizer for starters and chef mix for main menu with chocolate fondant for dessert. Food was good, nicely cooked. Staff made sure we were ok and...More

Thank lindsaydubai
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service, delicious deserts. There is no particular dish that differs in quality from others. Everything is literally great! I have fish very often, Levrek, the sea bass. Whatever you have, finish it off with Turkish tea and kazandibi desert. You won't regret...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The food is great here, I really enjoyed it. We ordered the Iskander kebab and Special Beyti kebab which was phenomenal. We appetizer we did order Cigar Rolls and Eggplant with Tomato Sauce, very tasty.

Thank Sahar P
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I went there with a friend to have a lunch. The menu which we found outside says that lunch deal was 12.99 $ for two course menu while inside was 17.99 and 22.99 $ with wine. We did not want to make a big deal...More

Thank Rozafa
Ali D, Manager at Ali Baba Turkish Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thanks for your review, every review counts to serve our customers better. The menu you were looking outside is our take out and delivery menu. Our menu diifers to dine in. Thanks again and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I liked there food. It is a real Turkish. You can go for there Kapap and they offer a good Ayran drink. The staff are friendly.

Thank Fajhan
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We meet friends here for dinner. They go here quite often, but it was our first visit. After sharing the wonderful mixed appetizer with baba ganoush, hummus and other wonderful items, we moved on to entrees, kebabs, meatballs, lamb!!!!!!! The salads are wonderful and so...More

Thank dbwbear
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I went there by myself for dinner Friday at around 7:00 p.m., having just left the hair salon up the street. They were moderately busy. I was seated right away, but could not get a waiter's attention. There were two elderly gentlemen at the table...More

1  Thank Marie S
Reviewed 22 January 2017

if you want to have some oriental food , from turkish chefs.. then this restaurant will delight you.. they offer hookah and they have outside seats.. famous with their lamb dishes. and the yogurt drink (ayran) .

Thank FaridaGK
Reviewed 15 December 2016

If you like the food from Turkey and live or visiting New York, this is a good restaurant to visit. The Turkey's kitchen is one of the best in the world. This restaurant served good Turkeys food and they also have some nice wine from...More

Thank Øyvind D
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Ali Baba is a classic favorite, fresh, clean, really superb selection including some wonderful Turkish wines. One of my go to places in NYC

Thank David A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 862 2nd Avenue, New York City, NY 10017
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-8622
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