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The Hummus Bar & Grill

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South San Fernando Valley
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18743 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91356-3302 (Burbank Blvd.)
+1 818-344-6606
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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IL
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74 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a hummus fan, I think I have visited many hummus restaurants and I also make my one, This place has one of the best hummuses I known.

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Thank E_P_the_one
Cathedral City, California
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69 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

First: Oh the hummus! I have traveled and whole bunch and they have the best hummus ever! The other dishes we had were good, but if you go there, please get the hummus. It was a bit loud, but it was a Friday night. Will definitely return.

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Thank stephensmom
Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

This is hands down the best hummus I've had in my life. And that's including Israel! You can't pass up the mushroom hummus, it's pure ambrosia.

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Thank Shayna G
Farmingdale, New York
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98 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Like a cafe on the streets of Tel Aviv! Great Middle Eastern food, both kosher and not kosher meat with plenty of vegetarian options. We went with four friends who all know Israeli food first hand and we all agreed this was the real deal. Great laffa that keeps coming to the table, but don't fill up cause the the... More 

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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

As usual I was out and about on my own and on my way to acupuncture so popped in for lunch. Very friendly staff and the food was good. I got the chicken thigh and lamb skewers and it came with a bunch of little dishes to start and I got hummus and vegetable rice for my sides. This was... More 

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Saint Louis Park, Minnesota
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128 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

Had the best meal here on a recent visit. This is my 2nd time here & it's a destination for me every time I visit LA. The food is great & I feel like I am back in Israel from the moment I walk in. They have a lot of new items on the menu which our waiter told us... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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160 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Met a friend for dinner who somehow managed to get the three of us a table on a Sunday evening around 6 p.m. The place was so crowded that those without a table were crammed into the small waiting area as outside it was a warm, humid evening. A huge round pita is brought to the table rather than a... More 

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Los Angeles, United States
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

I have eaten here several dozen times and the food has consistently been very good, so is the service. I go early (5:30 or 6 PM) because it gets packed later, VERY popular with Israeli immigrants. the menu includes many "Mediterranean" dishes besides Israeli cuisine including Moroccan and Lebanese. it is always very clean and service is good. it can... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

We visited the place for the first time with 2 Families on a Friday night. Selection of very tasting salads were immediately put on a table with constant refill every time one is finished. Service is typical Israeli - friendly and welcoming with a funny side. Main courses also sizeable and tasty. Highly recommended.

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Thank klior
Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Nice place, I think they will soon be a chain of reastaurants, it so good food with great price. Want to eat again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Middle Eastern, Kosher, Israeli, Lebanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18743 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91356-3302
    (Burbank Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > South San Fernando Valley
  • Neighborhood: South San Fernando Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 818-344-6606
Description
The first Hummus Bar and Grill Restaurant is conveniently located in Tarzana Village Shopping Center on Ventura Boulevard in Tarzana, and boasts plentiful parking. The simple unpretentious environs of the restaurant create the experience of a Tel-Aviv outing. The restaurant offers a wide range of quality salads prepared daily on the premises, and served with hot pitas baked upon request on location. The food is prepared with great care using only high quality products, and focusing on the simplicity of preparation - thus allowing affordable pricing. Hummus Bar has introduced a new concept in Los Angeles, combining high quality meats with ambiance and a concept.

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