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Ali Baba

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Gulistan Cad. No:20 Buyukada | Princes' Island, Turkey
+90 (216) 3823733
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
delicious fish in a canteen style restaurant with a great view

The place is very touristic and packed with people. Staff is only interested in numbers and does not care about guests preferences. At some point I had a feeling of sitting in the canteen (sit,eat,go). It is very sad because the restaurant has a fantastic sea view. Be careful, seagulls are watching... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
Nataliasha
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Moscow, Russia
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egypt
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25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

average food but overpriced and always try to add things to the bill which you did not take so,review the bill before paying

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Beirut, Lebanon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Pros: the restaurant has a sea view. Cons: Busy, noisy, poor service, food taste average. Unless you want to have nargileh with a sea view, don't bother yourself.

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The place is very touristic and packed with people. Staff is only interested in numbers and does not care about guests preferences. At some point I had a feeling of sitting in the canteen (sit,eat,go). It is very sad because the restaurant has a fantastic sea view. Be careful, seagulls are watching your meals! The fish was delicious. Appetiziers were... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Ali Baba offers fresh seafood, but mostly in winter. You should ask what fish is in season so as not to get frozen fish. Appetizers are very good. The staff is friendly and helpful. Prices are reasonable for Buyuk Ada.

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Istanbul, Turkey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Foods were wonferful. I miss there so so much. Employees were so helpful. Price was okay because place is in very good side (0 km to sea)

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

It serves too expensive frozen seafood and greasy mezes! The food served also was not in good quality, it was mushy. It has friendly staff.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We enjoyed a good seafood lunch whilst on a tour of Princes Island. Great location, busy the water. To explain Ali Baba's is on Buyukaka the largest of the Princes Island and there are many tourists. This restaurant was chosen by our guide and we can confirm other reviews of good quality fish, service is fine, stills bit touristy but... More 

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Nea Moudania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Second time at this restaurant. The place is fabulous especially when weather helps. Seagulls accompany your lunch considerately! Excellent service and food quality! Definitely suggested! We 'll be back for sure!

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I had fish and I must say it was quote wholesome and fresh. After a long day at princes island went there for lunch and was quite satisfied . Watch the birds n sea while u eat yummy Turkish food

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I have two favourite fish restaurant's in Turkey, both next to the water, Ali Baba's is on Buyukada the largest of the Princes Islands, there are a number to ferries to Buyukada every day, and believe me it is well worth the effort to visit Princes Islands and Ali Baba, everyday there is a selection of fresh fish on display... More 

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Address: Gulistan Cad. No:20 Buyukada | Princes' Island, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 (216) 3823733
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Princes' Islands  >  Buyukada
Cuisine: Turkish

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  • Address: Gulistan Cad. No:20 Buyukada | Princes' Island, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Princes' Islands  >  Buyukada
  • Phone Number: +90 (216) 3823733

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Turkish

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