Mediterranean civilizations invented many lasting concepts, developing astronomy to explain the cosmos and democracy to equally divide lamb kebabs. Split a skewer with today’s Groupon to Ali Baba Mediterranean Cuisine in East Lansing. Choose between the following options:
- For $10, you get $20 worth of Mediterranean fare during dinner.<p>
- For $5, you get $10 worth of Mediterranean fare during lunch.<p>
Ali Baba’s expansive menu of Mediterranean classics pamper palates with tales of slow-roasted meats and succulent sauces. Dinner ushers in full-fledged entrees such as the chicken combo dinner ($12.95), an assemblage of chicken shawarma, kebab, and deboned thighs served with a choice of soup or salad, rice or steamed vegetables, and Beatles or Stones. Lamb shanks ($14.95) enter the spotlight braised in vegetable and tomato sauces and peppered with herbs and spices. Lunchtime warriors combat hunger with the chicken shawarma combo ($6.95), a plate of sliced, marinated chicken dripping with a light lemon-garlic sauce and accompanied by hummus and rice. The lamb-gyro combo ($7.50) follows suit, swapping out sultry chicken for tender slices of roasted lamb, and the vegetarian moujadara ($6.75) showcases a hearty mixture of steamed rice and lentils festooned with caramelized onions, which cause chefs that slice them to tear up with nougat.
1500 W Lake Lansing Rd.
East Lansing, Michigan 48823