Haji Baba Middle Eastern Food

1513 E. Apache Blvd.
Tempe, AZ 85281
480-894-1905
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Allison Young

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  • Sun., 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • $$
  • Wheelchair accessible, Catering, Private Party, Takeout
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • No Alcohol
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted
A no-frills Middle Eastern grocer and counter-service joint, Haji-Baba serves well all who enter: students from nearby ASU, lunching business-casual types, families, couples, and in-from-out-of-towners. For cheap ethnic eats in metro Phoenix, this place is hard to beat. The lamb tongue sandwich is one of the true wonders of Tempe eating; other standouts include the pita-wrapped chicken shawarma, babaghanooj, rice, hummus, and the Arizona pecan baklava. We’re also big fans of the exotic aromas that have lived inside Haji-Baba for the past several decades. If we could bottle the scent of this place, we would.

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