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We serve a nearly complete menu of Persian dishes, all hand-made and fresh. We also serve hamburgers, french fries, salchipapas and more. Stop in for a Pipa - a special Persian five-flavor mix. Full bar speacialty I look forward to meeting you!
$2 - $8
Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
I've been to Ali Baba 4 different times, and while it's convenient, my experience hasn't been positive. It's "okay" but it isn't anything spectacular. I keep wanting it to be more, but it just doesn't fit right for me.
Good things first: The ambiance is modern and clean, the food typical middle eastern and tasty. So far so good. We drank two Club beers and had three falafel plates, which were priced in their menue with USD 2.75 each and USD 5.50 each respectively....More
Had high hopes but one of the worst meals we've had in Ecuador. Falafel was very greasy, tahini sauce tasted like it was watered down and the carne shawarma was some salad mix with a cut up hamburger inside. Priced way too high for what...More
After so many positive reviews we decided to check this place out even if it was 20 mins walk from downtown (cathedrals area). The place was open (by their schedule) but it was empty and there was a waitress who told us that it's closed....More
Date of visit: December 2016
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565reza, Owner at Ali Baba KABAB, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2016
i am sorry for your disappointment.
without any explanation i like to offer next time you will have 2 cocktail with your food
for the disappointment you had .
thank you for your visit.
There are not many places in Ecuador where you can have kebab, so we were delighted when we saw this place.
The pita kebab they offer is really delicious! We also had the hummus and it was decent. The place looks more like a night...More
Date of visit: October 2016
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565reza, Owner at Ali Baba KABAB, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2016
thank you for your attention .
hope to see you soon.
As a second generation Turk, I know a shish kebab when I see it. Ali Baba doesn't really serve a shish kebab ... It serves a Shish Kofte ... Which is a whole lot better ... it is a delectable skewer of exquisitely spiced ground...More
Date of visit: September 2016
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565reza, Owner at Ali Baba KABAB, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2016
thank you for wonderful review.
i am glad you had good time and like our service at alibaba.
i be happy to serve you any time you are in Cuenca.
again thank you for your kindness.
wish you all the best,,,