Ali Baba
Ali Baba

Ali Baba

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.alibaba1.com/
  • Phone: 6508712221
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch Monday - Saturday: 10:30am - 5::00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 8:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5;00pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Beer, Gluten-free Menu, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Takeout

Getting there

  • Cross Street: South Airport Blvd
  • Parking: Private Lot
A word from Ali Baba
Family owned and operated, this hidden gem of South San Francisco offers the most authentic Mediterranean cuisine around. For centuries, the people of the Mediterranean have savored these dishes, and it has allowed them to eat well and live long, healthy lives. Ali Baba’s diners delight in the freshness, healthfulness and variety of our dishes. We offer a comfortable, yet stylish setting, with a combination of modern design and stone, wood and copper accents, adding an authentic vibe. Sink into our cozy banquettes and chat with friends while enjoying succulent meats, delectable sides, and irresistible desserts. There is a large selection of vegetarian dishes as well. Ali Baba is child-friendly and great for groups of all sizes. Catering is available. Don't forget to use our Presto tablets on your next visit!
Continued
Foodspotting photos
See all photos
Ali Baba reviews from OpenTable diners
2 reviews since June 3, 2014
Overall Rating3.5
  • Food4
    Service3.5
  • Ambiance3
    Noise LevelQuiet
50% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
neighborhood gem (1)Show More
  • Fun and delicious near SFO
    CarovinoVIP
    Dined on 3/7/2014
    My husband and I were looking for somewhere to eat on the way to the airport. We stopped here but didn't expect to have such a nice meal. The food was delicious, the environment was comfortable and easy and the table tablets for ordering and games/trivia made it extra fun. Great, fresh falafel too. We would certainly go back again. I wish we could find a low-key and tasty spot like that near where we live!
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • poor service food very bland
    aaaa
    Dined on 2/15/2014
    poor service food very bland -something was definitely missing - all six of us agreed on this fact chicken very dry - maybe day old due to the fact that we were the first ones there and arrived at 11:30am.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great find!
    LPTeam
    Dined on 12/13/2013
    Excellent food and service in a nice, new setting. Parking available. Easy access to freeway. Great variety of Mediterranean food. Love the kebob plates. Lentil rice was delicious. Favorite lunch place.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good and reasonably-priced
    liv4food
    Dined on 9/16/2013
    Good food. Nothing special, but quite tasty. Very reasonably priced. I took my mother there and we were able to have a quick dinner and it was less than $25. Would go back again if I wanted kebabes/hummus and was in the area.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good Food but service confusing
    nchedo11
    Dined on 9/13/2013
    Group of friends ordered the falafel wrap, garlic potatoes, hummus, and pita chips, and the cheese sticks. The food was good and flavorful and definitely filling. The service could be better though. We had a reservation but were told to order at the counter. The ordering process should of been explained better before we sat down because some of us ordered at the table and that apparently wasn't the "right" thing to do despite the reservation. Otherwise good food, nice place kind of the middle of nowhere but good nevertheless!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate