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| Super 99, David, Panama
+507 6606-6018
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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We went with a couple of Hawaiian surfers who said it was the best they ever had. After we all shared the monster sampler platter, we had to agree. Everything was delicious, prepared fresh and spiced to perfection. Our kids have traveled in the Middle East and brought home the spices. These folks had them just right. The platter was... More 

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Mauldin, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Unfortunately we didn't get a chance to taste the good food everyone was raving about. I just called the phone number for them, and they confirmed that ali baba is now closed.

Thank jamiprincesa84
Boquete, Panama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

The dishes keep on comming ( if you order the combination plates). Quality is excellent and you will leave there either with a doggie bag or stuffed!~ We keep going back to this place and have never gotten tired of their food.

2 Thank ABLeever
Panama City, Panama
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

We visited this restaurant last night with three friends and found it to be very good. Some of the plates were the shih kaba,shish tawouk, kafta. Of course, we had a couple of hummus appetizers with pita. It was so yummy. The service was good and our waitress was very attentive. This was our first time in a Mediterranean restaurant... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

Yesterday night, me and my boyfriend wanted to have a light but good tasting dinner, so I searched on tripadvisor and came across this restaurant. On our way we got lost because there is no clear logic in the street system of David and the place is not on the main street but we called and a nice guy offered... More 

1 Thank Karyna K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

Absolutely delicious cuisine. Bassam the owner is friendly and genuinely dedicated that you enjoy the food he serves you, If you are weary of bland Panamanian food this is the place to come. Garlic, lemon and middle eastern spices are a welcome change. Everything from appetizers to the main course to the beverage and dessert were fresh and outstanding. This... More 

1 Thank Jeffrey D
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

Ali Baba is a delightful place in every way. Bassam, the owner, has a huge heart and simply can’t say no. His family is beautiful and friendly. His food is magic on your palate. Although he doesn’t have a liquor license, you don’t miss it. Coffee, tea, homemade lemonade…there is plenty to quench your thirst while you dive in to... More 

5 Thank PALTravel
David, Panama
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Anyone who lives in David knows that there is a scarcity of good places to eat. Mosto Bistro is good, as are Quarto and Casa De Churasco. Now we finally have a good Lebanese restaurant, Ali Baba, run by a very pleasant, friendly man named Basaam. I recommend the falafel sandwichs and felafel plates. The Zata is also excellent, as... More 

Thank PanamaAllen
David, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

Ali Baba is a new Lebanese Cuisine restaurant that I chose to have a New Years Eve dinner party for 6. The table was impecabbly set up by the waitresses who meticulously attended to us the entire 3 hours we were there. The atmosphere is clean and spartan with a wall TV playing Arabic music videos and decorative tiled tables... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Super 99, David, Panama
  • Location: Central America  >  Panama  >  Chiriqui Province  >  David
  • Phone Number: +507 6606-6018

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?