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Ben's Alibi

#746 of 3,363 Restaurants in Brisbane
Certificate of Excellence
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363 George Street | Magistrates Court Building, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 3211 3866
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07:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Thu 07:00 - 15:00
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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646 reviews
450 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location with heaps of glass walls so that you can enjoy the surrounds. Proprietor is loud, making a big effort and occasionally inappropriate. But at least he's trying to be friendly.

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Thank Farkorff
Brisbane, Australia
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good feeling while both indoors and open air dinning. Even indoors has big glasss windows that make that open air feeling.

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Thank Peter H
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Ben (the owner) ensures that you have a great dining experience, by checking in on your tables, bussing, serving food (so that you get it immediately when it comes up in the window), etc.. He assists all his staff, and just makes sure that whatever needs to happen does. The place is beautiful, authentic décor, with retail options as well.... More 

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Thank Kay B
Brisbane, Australia
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84 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I'm going to Morocco so thought it would be nice to try this cafe Manager was rude the Lamb sandwich was well the Turkish bread was toasty the lamb was overlooked and almost not edible The waitress/ waiter were the only saving grace

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Thank Tracie C
China
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76 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

This is a great place to have breakfast if you wish to sit outside and watch the passing parade. Legal eagles struggling under mountains of paper, prison guards and harried witnesses can all be seen hurrying past on their way to the law courts if you sit long enough. Apart from that, the friendly Moroccan owner serves his delicious food... More 

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Thank lianhualu
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I booked a business brunch here for 8am. We arrived on time, and quickly decided on our orders. There was a good range of food options. We waited a good 15mins for a waiter to come over & take our order. Eventually I went to the cashier & asked how can we place our order? The owner asked me to... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

The mouth watering Moroccon dishes and cafe is all about this place.This place has beautiful ambiance,

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Thank iamvictorialouis
Brisbane, Australia
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Have been many times and always enjoyed the food there as distinctive Moroccan. Ben also makes a good coffee, it was a regular coffee stop when working near by.

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Thank Jack_V_58
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

a great Moroccan cafe, sadly only open for breakfast and lunch. Conveniently located a short walk from Roma Street Transit Centre, and just past the law courts. We have been twice in a month, and ordered the kebab wrap with chips, trio of dips, and garden salad. Looking forward to trying other menu items. Beautiful wall posters with Moroccan scenes,... More 

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Thank Lea-anne M
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went to Ben's twice with colleagues and everyone thoroughly enjoyed their shared platter. One of the lady had their turkish delight and recon it was the best turkish delight she had ever had.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Moroccan, Cafe, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 363 George Street | Magistrates Court Building, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3211 3866
Description
Fully Licenced. Amazing Menu of Moroccan/Middle Eastern style cuisine. Open Monday - Friday. Live singer/guitarist on huge open air terrace on Friday's from 4.30pm till 11pm. Strong focus on organic food. Campos Coffee.

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