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Carousel Restaurant

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304 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2304
+1 818-246-7775
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11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 20:30
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place has an eating area but I'd advise getting the takeaway - I love Lebanese and I regularly order from here! Chicken shawarma plate is great.

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Thank Ohsophie
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting the Glendale area for a trip to the Magic Castle and we found this great restaurant. Best Middle Eastern cuisine we have had in a long time. Service was beyond excellent and the atmosphere was enjoyable, as we sat on the sun porch for our lunchtime meal. We enjoyed the hummus, pickle tray, Mediterranean salad, lentil soup, lamb kabob... More 

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Thank L R
Tustin, California
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132 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

This restaurant is one of our favorites. The food is always fantastic and authentic. We often order take-out food for a group of people. The Mezza selection is wonderful, the kebabs, stuffed grape leaves, and the shawarma (chicken & beef) are always a hit.

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Thank Dyanne2014
La Jolla
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107 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Carousel is a great place to go for a lot of variety. You can try lots of different dishes and even enjoy some entertainment on weekends.

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Thank nadiwo
Los Angeles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We go there sometimes if we want some middle eastern cuisine and belly dancing) Good option is when you order all inclusive option. It's a lot of food but everything tastes great. The only downside is waiting time sometimes is quite long.

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Thank RedSvet
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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550 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 399 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Really this was the best Arabic food restaurant i have tried in USA. The Lebanese decoration and atmosphere was so great. Food was so delicious. Staff were to kind and friendly. It was great experience.

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Thank Abdulmoez-Tahmaz
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

The food at Carousel is outstanding, and there are many delicious choices. There are often large parties there, so the people watching is also good. We always have a good time at Carousel.

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Thank Julia S
losangeles
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

There are several Carousels, this is the best, maybe because it is located in a n area that has a lot of people who know the cuisine and demand excellence, but whatever the reason, the food here is superb.

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Thank RKZ90027
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We went to celebrate my newphews birthday, very good food and we had a great time Place was very nice and the place was run very organized but in the end they rushed us out, because there was a big party waiting to be seated.

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Weston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

My buddy Dave and I are in Glendale, CA to see a college football game between USC and Colorado and we wanted to find a great restaurant in close proximity to the Hilton. Things looked pretty bleak as Glendale seemed like a restaurant wasteland. That is, until we discovered Carousel. From the moment we were greeted by the lovely Hostess,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2304
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: +1 818-246-7775
Description
Rated "The Best Most interesting Lebanese-Armenian Restaurant in LA" (By Michelle Huneven, LA Weekly), Carousel is the venue that will surpass your culinary expectations. If its authentic Middle Eastern cuisine you are looking for you will not only find the Authentic cuisine at carousel but the atmosphere and entertainment. we take pride in providing you with the most amazing dining experience

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?