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2424 W Ball Rd, Ste N, Anaheim, CA 92804-5272
+1 714-229-2060
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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OC
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73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is in little Arabia, Anaheim. While it doesn't score any points for atmosphere they have the best chicken shwarma in the area (they call theirs Tarna). Get some extra garlic sauce and yum!

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Thank OcTravlr
Fort Worth, Texas
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2015

I had the beef shawmera and the chicken tama (2 visits) and both were good. The tabouleh was good, but lots of large onion chunks which I didn't like (personal preference). The hummus was also good and the small was enough for a large family. Good place if you're in the mood for some Mediterranean food.

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Thank RYCA1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

3 times here and have never had a bad experience, service or food! The shwarma and the plates are too tasty to put down! Tri tip is always tender and cooked perfectly. Tahini sauce is addicting and the hummus is just right. Even my wife chomped her shwarma pita down quickly. Cleanliness is great in the dining area. Didn't get... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2014

First visit to this place and the shish kabob plate came with a long strand of hair. Disgusting!! The chicken kabob was all dark meat???!!! For 11.99, I would expect white meat for the chicken! Taste was sub-par and I wouldn't go back there again! The hair found in the food should deter you!

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Thank Djfunk2000
Edmonton, Canada
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276 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2014

I've lived in the middle east all my life, and I had to come to LA to eat the best rotisserie chicken ever! yes, you heard me, the best rotisserie chicken ever! their garlic sauce is on another level as well. this was too good, i have dreams about how soft the chicken breast was. we also took an order... More 

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Thank fahym
Newport Beach, California
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2014

I only have 1 complaint! Why don't you open more locations in South Orange County!!!! We are real food fanatics to drive 40 miles to go eat but we love this place that much. I also want to say that Teresa, who always seems to be working every time we go, is totally awesome. We get the same thing every... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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132 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2014

I've been eating at Zankou for over 14 years now. I was introduced to Zankou by one of my classmates at PCC and started going to the one in Pasadena initially. After my husband and I moved to our first place together in Cerritos in 2007, the Anaheim location became our regular Zankou. The plaza itself is a little rundown,... More 

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Thank Charlene C
Riverside, California
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

The food is real good for the price you pay. I ordered mixes shawarma beef and chicken meal. the cost is about $12. it comes with the meat, humus, salad, and 2 pieces of arabic bread.

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Thank B H
Central Coast California
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224 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2014

Every time I'm down in Anaheim I make a point to stop and grab their Shawerma Chicken Plate. Every friend I've taken there is hooked. This place is really good. Excellent quick service style dining, order at counter and wait for the food to roll out. Two big thumbs up and a high five. Bam, get you some.

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Anaheim, California
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is one of the original Zankou Chicken restaurants. When you order the chicken (I usually get the quarter white meat) ask for extra garlic sauce. It's so delicious. I ordered an extra 8oz container to take home, since I couldn't duplicate their recipe The chicken comes with hummus, pickles, pita bread and garlic sauce. You can also get a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Armenian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2424 W Ball Rd, Ste N, Anaheim, CA 92804-5272
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Anaheim
  • Phone Number: +1 714-229-2060

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