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Falafel King

1059 Broxton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-2803
+1 310-208-4444
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
9 Jan 2018
“The Best There Is”
16 Apr 2017
“OK to eat if 1) your starving and must have food and 2) everyone else is booked”
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
1059 Broxton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-2803
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

While most other joints have come and gone in Westwood over the years (even McDonalds failed), Falafel King has remained a stalwart fixture near campus for 30 years, which may seem odd for Middle Eastern fare. The simple reason is because its falafel and schwarma...More

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Friday night in Westwood. Looking for a place to eat. Everyone is booked up except for . . . Falafel King. My first clue was only one table was occupied. My party of four was starving so we headed on in. Unlikely we will return....More

Thank David J
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a friendly place with large dinner platters of middle eastern food for a fair price. Not the best food but pretty good

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I worked at UCLA and after having my first falafel, I was hooked. Over the years I moved around in So. Cal. and always made sure to stop when I was in the area. Now, in No. Ca. its not so easy, but after almost...More

Thank wildteasel2
Reviewed 26 April 2016

When I worked in Westwood, I went there ALL the time! Their shawarma is excellent and felafel is right up there, too; and they let you put on whatever add-ons you want. Reasonably priced, it's a must eat at in Westwood.

Thank Jon D
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Absolute perfection. Falafel as fast food. Get the falafel and dip them in hummus. Nothing better! Except, perhaps, one of the combo plates with falafel, hummus, tsatsiki sauce, and chicken shwarima!

Thank dianeg671
Reviewed 28 July 2015

This place has moved several times within Westwood but maintains the cuisine...a great westwood institution for lunch

Thank travel2findoneself
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I've been going to the Westwood Falafel King for years. My favorite is the Chicken Shwarma Sandwich served on pita bread, and they add those delicious crunchy chips as part of the meal. The Chicken Shwarma plate is just o.k. only because I don't really...More

Thank Ginger T
Reviewed 6 May 2014

This place has been in westwood for over 30 years, it has moved from place to place but always a great expire nice of middle Eastern food

Thank Westwoodballer
Reviewed 3 April 2014

I really like the food here and eat here often when working at UCLA. There's a fair selection of food here, at a good price and they also have outdoor seating which is a bonus in Westwood.

Thank hayoka
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1059 Broxton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-2803
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-208-4444
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