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1464 Madera Rd, Simi Valley, CA 93065-3077
+1 805-526-8400
11:00 - 21:00
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Simi Valley, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Food is consistently excellent. Their baklava is the best! The wait staff is personable; knowledgeable about their menu.

Thank leilanikirk
Simi valley
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Awesome food portion was great. Great place to bring the family. I would suggest this location to a friend. The staff was great

Thank Traveler12301
Simi Valley, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Yummy, Yummy food. That is all that I can say. The service is always great as well. It's like visiting family.

Thank E9238RMsally
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Best hummus ever here, with fresh everything. Lamb was great, According to locals place is really taking off!

Thank Adrian L
Simi Valley, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The food is delicious, where the service may sometimes lack, the food more than makes up for it. The one time the service was really bad, Matt more than made up for it with his great customer service response!

Thank mlubrano
Ventura, California
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Went here based on a friends recommendation......we are still friends, however the friend missed the mark on this one! Average at best, have had much better elsewhere! Chicken was dry, rice was dry, pita bread tasted day old and the salad was wilted.

1 Thank Dez13
Simi Valley, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

This is a great place specially if you have a big family. The combo meals are more than enough to satisfy everyone, the dishes are flavorful and the price is very reasonable. The service is always fast and friendly. Highly recommend!

Thank Carlos P
Portland, Maine
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Loved what I got for dinner. It's not inexpensive but I believe in the saying you get what you pay for. With food as good as theirs, I'd say the price is worth it. Plus, the serving is big so it's usually good for two meals! I'd be back 👍🏼

Thank lebowski00
Westminster, Colorado
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Ali Baba Cafe had many diners waiting for a table so we opted to eat on the patio. The ingredients are very fresh and the portions large. The hummus was so much better than store bought and reminded us of our hummus fixation on a trip to Israel. We had a grilled chicken shawarma and a lamb shawarma; both were... More 

Thank Lars C
Las Vegas, Nevada
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I just finished my 52 mile bike ride and was starving. My girlfriend and her son picked me up to play laser tag. First we had to eat. I liked the idea of shawarma food so we hit this place. The waiter was proficient in his knowledge of their food. I got the beef shawarma, Tiffany got the lamb and... More 

Thank Scigris

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?