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Ali Baba House Of Kabob

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1155 West State Road 434, Ste 105, Longwood, FL 32750
+1 407-637-2890
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food mostly canned or heated We were group of 15 only one waitress They don't accept Amex cards although they have the machine ! Not recommended at all

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Thank Qumaish
Kissimmee, Florida, United States
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65 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

oh yeah! This place I discovered accidentally with my student we stopped for lunch. We were supposed to stop by a Korean place next door but they were closed. They had all you can eat buffet for lunch for only $12. Includes everything!!!!!!!!!!!!! Services was excellent. Makes me want to come back.

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Thank Samuel R
Alibaba H, Owner at Ali Baba House Of Kabob, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about Ali Baba House of Kabob. It is always a great pleasure to hear about new customers like yourself discovering us. We are committed to providing unique quality and flavors that you will enjoy and hopefully keep you coming back. We look forward to serving you again soon. Gratefully, Ali Baba House of Kabob More 

The Villages, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Even with discount coupons the limited buffet selection and marginal quality of food isn't worth the price.

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Deltona, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Have not been here in some time so decided to go with my wife and mom. Imelda I did. Food was great, dancers were great, and company was great also. Recommend to everyone if you are in area...

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High Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

We have enjoyed many meals at this little gem just outside of Orlando. We have had their buffet, as well as ordering off menu. Each time we have been greeted by the owners very warmly and the attentive staff keeps the hot tea coming. The beef kubideh, gormeh sabzi, and ghameh are my favorites and always cooked to perfection. Persian... More 

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Orlando, FL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Went for the buffet and belly dancing show and enjoyed both. Buffet is not big but food is excellent and have a good variety. Hummus is great, hit hard the falafel, meats and chicken kebobs. Just 3 choices for dessert. Aris, greek beer was excellent. Would visit again if in this area.

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Thank Axl
Alibaba H, Owner at Ali Baba House Of Kabob, responded to this review

What a terrific review. You covered virtually every aspect of what we think a customer should be evaluating when choosing a business such as ours. Included in your review was also the mention of the need in our multicultural society for variety. We are pleased to provide this variety to our community and look forward to seeing you again. Thanks... More 

Lahore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

The place, the food, the service and the attitude ... everything was excellent and top rank ... we ordered humus, kebabs, rice and bread but we could not find any problem with anything we had thanks for such an excellent food and time

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Thank Zubair M
Alibaba H, Owner at Ali Baba House Of Kabob, responded to this review

I would like to extend on behalf of our entire organization our gratitude for your continued patronage. Your comments regarding our business is most appreciated. We are thrilled that you feel led to share your comments with fellow consumers. Thank you. More 

Sanford, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

We went here for dinner with a Living Social coupon, which is a great way to try new restaurants. Right in the door, the service was excellent, very cordial and hospitable people paying close attention to the needs of the diners, without being at all intrusive. We did not know until we got there that the Belly Dancing show didn't... More 

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Thank mzbook
Alibaba H, Owner at Ali Baba House Of Kabob, responded to this review

Hello dear customer,I really appriciate that you put time to describe your honest opinion about our restaurant.The point about the signs was so helpful and we are going to be sure that the signs wold be place correctly and also about the price , i need to let you know that we have early bird dinner price which is for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

good food, decent service. would have been nice if the buffet was set for dinner time and not lunch time.

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Thank Nsjr2014
Alibaba H, Owner at Ali Baba House Of Kabob, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest opinion about alibaba house of kabob and i just need to let you know that we have dinner buffet on Fridays and Saturdays and whole day on Sundays,We hope to see you soon. More 

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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Ok. So it's not what it used to be! But for Persian food in Longwood, it is awesome. I agree that if you are expecting the old e patience you will be let down. But for people that have never been here- go. The food is great. Make sure to visit on lunch and get the buffet. The baba ganoush... More 

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Thank Karla C
Alibaba H, Owner at Ali Baba House Of Kabob, responded to this review

Thank you for taking some of your valuable time to provide fellow consumers with your rich perspective. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Persian, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1155 West State Road 434, Ste 105, Longwood, FL 32750
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Longwood
  • Phone Number: +1 407-637-2890
Description
Ali Baba has been a well known name in the Orlando area over it's 20 year history. Nothing stays the same, however, and we have now become Ali Baba: House of Kabob, coming from a new ownership group emphasizing many bold new flavors, and a different management style. We only use fresh, quality ingredients, and we only expect to provide amazing service. The word Kabob in Farsi translates to Grill in english, and it's no coincidence that this new name change coincides with an emphasis on a great number of dishes cooked fresh on our authentic persian grill using 100% halal meat. When it comes to exotic cuisine, there is no place like Ali Baba House of Kabob. Experience the very best Mediterranean and Middle Eastern style restaurant experiance located within Central Florida. We offer an food that will immerse all your senses with an authentic mix of Lebonese, Persian, Turkish, and even some Indian cuisine elements. Ali Baba offers tantalizing dishes made from fresh and flavorful ingredients that emphasize bold flavor while also offering healthy choices. Our extravaganza dinner buffet and belly dance is unique and the best in Central Florida. All-you-can-eat lunch buffet gives you the freedom to experiment and discover new favorite dishes every day of the week, and a comfortable seated dining experience with a large menu of options to choose from. All dishes are "from scratch" using fresh exotic flavors and detailed preparation. You won't only taste the delicious and exotic food of Ali Baba House of Kabob, but you will also experience our warm hospitality and inviting culture.

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