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Ali Baba's Tunisian Takeaways

1146 Tutanekai Street | Central City, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 2983
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Tunisian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1146 Tutanekai Street | Central City, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

Have been there a lot for lunch and also for dinner a few times as we're locals. business has been going since 2003 and the food is always delicious and really reasonably priced.

Thank 123mrsmack
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful staff, big portions of food, good food and relativley cheap. I had the kebab and my girlfriend had something else (Kascrute) and nothing were near perfect.

Thank Victor I
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there by chance and were not disappointed. The food was good and portions were generous. The boss was very welcoming. And what I appreciated is that he told us the meal chosen by my son would probably be too spicy for him. So...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic food made fresh to order. Kebabs and other dishes priced between $9 and $16 dollars. Very friendly and helpful staff. Great location in the centre of town. Would definitely visit again if returning to Rotorua.

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Literally just finished my takeaway mixed kebab......best kebab in Rotorua by far!! Omg so delicious I'm going back tomorrow 😂!

Thank Cameron R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A small restaurant, but delicious food and large portions, so it was a good value too. Fast service and friendly staff.

Thank DHugh9999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delicious meal here tonight. Fabulous flavours that I can still taste! Friendly service too! Will struggle to go somewhere different tomorrow night. Thank you Ali Baba’s!!

Thank Holiholidays86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is small and more suitable for a quick meal, but the foot tastes very well. All dishes looked very good but we decided to take the Kascure with super good lamb meat. We are in Rotorua for only two nights and think about...More

Thank Christian P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got there at end of the night, lamb and pizza run out but we did enjoy a couple of very nice chicken kebabs. Would go back

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We're locals and have been here for dinner on several occasions. We ordered the Berber dish with rice and falafel and it was absolutely delicious and substantial, and the food has been consistently tasty on all the occasions that we have been to Ali Baba's....More

Thank 1BlossomCottage
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13 September 2017|
Response from Victor I |
Yes! There's falafel
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Response from stephaniegW523XL | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 4 - USD 13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1146 Tutanekai Street | Central City, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-348 2983
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Welcome to Ali Baba's Tunisian Cuisine. Tunisian cuisine is a blend of Mediterranean and desert dweller's culinary traditions. Our food can be quite spicy, however we try to cater to customers tastes. As well as meat meals we also have falafel (vegetarian) as a option for those who desire this. Our menu comprises of Kebabs, Pasta and Rice Meals, Gourmet Pizzas and Kascrutes. All meals come with side salads and you can choose from Lamb Chicken or Falafel. Medium or spicy flavour. Ali Baba's Tunisian Cuisine was established in 2004 and is a family owned and operated business. Our aim is to provide flavoursome meals to our customers in a friendly relaxed environment. Our Prices range from $4.50 up to $18.00. Great prices. We have a range of fresh homemade deserts and biscuits. Our meat and cooking practices are 100% halal.
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