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Carousel Restaurant

304 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2304
+1 818-246-7775
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“hummus” (21 reviews)
“shawarma” (6 reviews)
“steak tartare” (2 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
304 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2304
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent variety and delicious meal. Service was wonderful and they explained all the dishes and various ingredients in each dish. My nephew ordered a variety of dishes as one of the special feasts.

Thank SusanofThornbury
Reviewed 3 September 2018

There are two restaurant locations and we enjoyed dinner at the Glendale Location. The restaurant serves traditional Middle Eastern and Lebanese cuisine. In the Middle Eastern culture, meza (appetizer) consists if a vast array if hot and cold dishes, served in small portions to allow...More

Thank adventurer1234
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Carousel serves the best Mediterranean food I have ever eaten. Every item on the menu is great, but, whatever you do, make sure to entry the hummus.

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Hands down this is the best Middle Eastern food in LA. We came for dinner and had the chicken shawurma and the Carousel choice of two meats special. Chicken and meat are tender, flavorful, and delicious. Served with delicious cabbage salad and some sides. The...More

Thank USAGerman
Reviewed 13 August 2018

My friend and I had dinner here for the first time a few nights ago. The food and service were both fantastic. The problem started when we received the bill. We paid cash and the waiter did give us the correct change (he shorted us...More

Thank Train4Babs
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Love the food and we had a great good-bye lunch with friends from work. The humus and middle eastern food is really delicious.

Thank jacquelene2016
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Their food is so authentic and delicious! I've tried many items on their menu and nothing has disappointed. Be sure not to miss out on the appetizers/mezze!! Best part, in my opinion. Every time I go to LA, I go to Carousel 2-3 times; one...More

Thank M N
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I haven't been here in years and we returned to celebrate my friend's birthday. We were here on a Wednesday night with reservations but they were not needed because it doesn't get crowded midweek. The service from our Tunisian waiter was very good and the...More

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took our friends and family here for a dinner the night before our wedding. Because our party was over 10 people, the restaurant asked that we order a hafleh (family style meal). We were a bit concerned about the people in...More

Thank Thea F
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Lunch for 3 adults was plentiful and excellent. We had two appetizers and two entrees. That was TOO much for us. We had a veggie platter, some appetizer meat pies, chicken swarma, and lamb kabobs. YUM! Service was very good and personal. Atmosphere was relaxing...More

Thank porter_osborne
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David L
11 February 2018|
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Response from RDH753 | Reviewed this property |
The Alex is just a block south of the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
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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