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Ali Baba

9 Ponsomby Street, Il Gzira, Island of Malta GZR 1075, Malta
+356 2134 0119
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9 Ponsomby Street, Il Gzira, Island of Malta GZR 1075, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Magnificent is the only way to describe this restaurant, food was great as was the service. 8 of us shared about 8-10 mezzo dishes with all being delicious. I am going to crave this restaurant when I return to Melbourne. At approx $60 Aussie per...More

Thank ticonina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!! What a find. Small little Lebanese restaurant, family owned and operated. We ordered a bunch of hot and cold dishes to try and everything was great. Don't let the name fool you. It's a gem. Reservations would be required due to the small size....More

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really amazing food. We had shaworma, lamb tenderloins, humus, and halloumi cheese. Everything was perfect, Better than all pastas, pizzas and burgers around the city.

Thank Andrei K
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have been at Ali Baba for twice, on last May and June. Everything is delicious. All kind of details. The attention from the house (owner, employers gave me the impression of one of the politest places of Malta. Even a small place can become...More

Thank Francisco A
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Ali Baba holds an attention to detail through their food, drinks and environment, it would seem that nothing is forgotten in that place. Always opting for the mezze to share, since it provides variety and pleasant dining pace, I can highlight a few things for...More

Thank Paris B
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Always a complete pleasure to eat here, and never fails to impress with the delicious food on offer! If you've got one restaurant to try in Malta, make it this one!

Thank lallington
Reviewed 26 July 2017

visited Ali Baba with hopes of good quality food. We were not dissappointed. In fact our every expectation was completely outdone. We had 6 warms mezzes to share 2 people, and every dish was amazingly well prepared. Great flavours masterly done. It is amongst the...More

Thank Casper N
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Ali Baba is an amazing labanese restarurant with a lot of glutenfree options. We ordered 2 cold and 2 warm mezze and all of themwas glutenfree and they had glutenfree bread for me too! It was perfect!

Thank Zóra D
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I'm a huge fan of Middle Eastern food and Lebanese in particular and so I could not miss the opportunity to have some during my time in Malta. I came across Ali Baba after a quick search on Google and decided to try it with...More

Thank Unlabeled
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Never disappointed. Best Lebanese food you can find in Malta. Keep it up Hany. See you soon for another great meal

Thank tralou0507
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Maria C
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
I don't think the restaurant has a dress code but their Maltese customers may have. Maltese folk expect people to behave accordingly and I think that casual during the day and smart casual in the evening would be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Ponsomby Street, Il Gzira, Island of Malta GZR 1075, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Il Gzira
  • Phone Number: +356 2134 0119
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