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Ali Baba Cafe

1464 Madera Rd, Simi Valley, CA 93065-3077
+1 805-526-8400
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shawarma” (28 reviews)
“hummus” (45 reviews)
“lamb” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1464 Madera Rd, Simi Valley, CA 93065-3077
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am a huge fan of Mediterranean Cuisine and Ali Baba did not disappoint. My wife, son, and I visited on Sunday afternoon for lunch after reading several Trip Advisor reviews. They were not busy when we arrived and we were quickly escorted to our...More

Thank deamole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go here about 1-2 times a month. Matt usually serves us and is wonderful. It is a family-owned business and very good service, food and location.

Thank kelleyban
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ali Babba's is one of our favorite restaurants in Simi. The staff is friendly; the food is delicious and healthy and the portions are generous. It is wonderful to see a family owned business do well in Simi! As a bonus Ali Babba's always does...More

Thank Eve H
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Well, Omar's Lamb kabobs are my absolute favorite! Perfectly tender every time, not a lamb lover , Salmon will do great

Thank Duke S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Looks like a little hole in the wall.......but wait!!!! There's a whole restaurant inside! Very friendly staff, fantastic shawarma and rice! hummus is great and pita.. My husband and I go for dinner here at least every other week. Try the dinner for two for...More

Thank CAhayco
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We come here frequently for takeout and it is always fantastic. The shawarma is excellent and the staff is attentive and friendly. Wouldn't hesitate to use them for catering, either. They also do a monthly free meal for the homeless, which gets them big points...More

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We have been going here for years...LOVE IT!!! The only problem, the hummus is so good, you will never be able to eat store bought hummus again. In fact, we like it better then the hummus we had in the old city of Jerusalem. And...More

Thank drgph66
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

People had been telling me how great this place was so I decided to try it since The Greek House was closed that night. The people were EXTREMELY friendly and knowledgeable about the menu. I ordered a lamb shawarma and a chicken shawarma. They were...More

Thank Joel G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Huge servings. Bought 2 person meal for $20. We will get 5 servings hummus was $400 and some of the best we have had

Thank 732simisue732
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I took my 2 children here for dinner. We had never eaten this type of food but decided to take a chance based on the reviews. So glad we did because everything was incredible. The waiter was so friendly and helpful with our dinner choice....More

Thank Andrea2857
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1464 Madera Rd, Simi Valley, CA 93065-3077
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Simi Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 805-526-8400
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