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Ali Baba Turkish Cuisine

862 2nd Avenue, New York City, NY 10017
+1 212-888-8622
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Pizza, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
862 2nd Avenue, New York City, NY 10017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food - I'd recommend the lamb, and a Turkish red to go with it. Better to go upstairs to the roof terrace if you can. Friendly and attentive service.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I was impressed by the enclosed rooftop terrace, where the dining visuals are superb. The food has improved greatly over two years ago, when I last dined there, when the entree was almost inedible.

Thank sobeneweyork
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal at Ali Baba on the upstairs deck overlooking 2nd avenue. Food was excellent. Service was even better. Servers were very professional. Order the more traditional dishes and you won't be disappointed! Highly recommended!

Thank PJA09
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Good food, friendly service, rooftop terrace., extensive menu of classic dishes enjoyed by locals and tourists alike.

Thank DCL0
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We had a party of 8 for a family dinner and made a reservation for the upstairs room. We had a thoroughly enjoyable experience. Windows open so we could enjoy the street below, terrific service. The food was delicious. We ordered a number of the...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We there for a family dinner, place is nice on the first floor with big glass windows. Took mix apetizer for starters and chef mix for main menu with chocolate fondant for dessert. Food was good, nicely cooked. Staff made sure we were ok and...More

Thank lindsaydubai
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service, delicious deserts. There is no particular dish that differs in quality from others. Everything is literally great! I have fish very often, Levrek, the sea bass. Whatever you have, finish it off with Turkish tea and kazandibi desert. You won't regret...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The food is great here, I really enjoyed it. We ordered the Iskander kebab and Special Beyti kebab which was phenomenal. We appetizer we did order Cigar Rolls and Eggplant with Tomato Sauce, very tasty.

Thank Sahar P
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I went there with a friend to have a lunch. The menu which we found outside says that lunch deal was 12.99 $ for two course menu while inside was 17.99 and 22.99 $ with wine. We did not want to make a big deal...More

Thank Rozafa
Ali D, Manager at Ali Baba Turkish Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thanks for your review, every review counts to serve our customers better. The menu you were looking outside is our take out and delivery menu. Our menu diifers to dine in. Thanks again and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I liked there food. It is a real Turkish. You can go for there Kapap and they offer a good Ayran drink. The staff are friendly.

Thank Fajhan
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 862 2nd Avenue, New York City, NY 10017
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-8622
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