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Gulistan Cad. No:20 Buyukada | Princes' Island, Turkey
+90 (216) 3823733
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Ranked #11 of 28 Restaurants in Buyukada
Cuisines: Turkish
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Malaga, Spain
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

My girlfriend and me were visiting Buyukada and we saw this restaurant was having lot of people eating. It was nearly full when the others restaurant next to it had lot of free seats. So we thought Ali Baba would be the best. Big mistake. The worker giving the tables kick two people out from their table because they had... More

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Konya, Turkey
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

I notice that most of the negative reviews here refer to prices paid after getting the restaurant's card from someone at the Istanbul ferry dock. We were here last weekend as part of a tour sponsored by our hotel.We liked it. Fish was fresh and excellent; starters and salad were just fine. Service was good. We paid less for the... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

like the previous reviewer, the well dressed gentleman offered us guide maps and timetables for the islands, strongly hinting the largest of the islands, Buyukada being the best. As we left the ferry he again reminded us to visit his brother's restaurant. We spent 3 / 4 hours walking up the hill. On our return we went to the aforementioned... More

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Kelowna, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

When we boarded the ferry we were approached by a well dressed gentleman who gave us information on Buyukada Island and of course the business card to his restaurant. After touring the island we passed by Ali Baba restaurant. The gentleman recognized us and we decided to eat there. He recommended the fish and we had a 1 kg sea... More

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Rochester, Minnesota
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

They are ali baba and forty thieves the service terrible the food suck they never gave us priced menue and the hit us with 375 tr bill what bunch of theives.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We went to Ali baba restaurant for lunch, at first we were on doubt but at the end we were very satisfied. We ate fish , it was perfect and so delicious,the price was reasonable. Also it has a fantastic view.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I went to princes island with my family this August. When we entered into the Ido ferry terminal in Kabatas, I noticed a person guiding people about the trip to princes island. He guided us as well which ferry to take and where to get off. I thought that he might be a member of Ido ferry, but at the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

The food is not that great and very expensive family of 4 expect to pay 350 tl not including alcohol and not much food. It's a shame that they see tourist as banks

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Amman, Jordan
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Nice place but too expensive comparing with other and same taste nothing to be distinguished. But in general its OK

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Istanbul, Turkey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

There are too many restaurants near the sea side , difficult to make a selection for visitors of this lovely island. Ali baba is for sure is our favorite one. Quality of food is good. Always fresh and good taste. In winter fish soup is good as starter. Better to reserve on summer time because it is always full. You... 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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