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The Hummus Bar & Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
South San Fernando Valley
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18743 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91356-3302 (Burbank Blvd.)
+1 818-344-6606
11:00 - 00:00
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Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Have been eating at the Hummus Bar & Grill for few years now and always had a great experience. Everything is very well prepared to perfection. The bread and humus are excellent and so are the skewers. Many patrons travel far just to eat here, I would highly recommend it and would definitely come back.

Thank CASD312
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The Hummus Bar offers lots of good Middle Eastern fare. The hummus is good. Not as good as in Israel, but better than most. A nice Israeli vibe and if you're missing the sound of the Hebrew language, this is the place to go. The wine selection is not great , especially if you're looking for Israeli wine, which is... More 

Thank CMM_1963
malibu, california
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107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Delicious, well-prepared and authentic Israeli/Middle Eastern food, like great kebobs, beef and/or chicken, terrific hummus and felafel, fresh-from-the oven pita bread with a pleasant smear of charcoal, plentiful Israeli salad; basically, all you could ask for. They even have alcohol-free beer that I remember from my year studying in Israel. Servings are large so consider sharing an order, unless you... More 

Thank zogmeister
New Orleans, Louisiana
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

After reading other reviews we decided to try this place. The plain hummus is bland and needs more tahini and garlic. The mushroom hummus that others rave about was better but not exciting. The homemade pita was good, but our first piece was cool and hard, since it had been sitting out for a while. Make sure to ask for... More 

Thank carryon504
Tempe, Arizona
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93 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My wife and I were taken to this place by our dear friends for a new experience and WOW ! I have never had Jewish food before and I gotta tell you I'm a big fan now . Fantastic food and our waitress Liraz ( I hope I spelled her name right ) was so accommodating and knowledgeable not to... More 

Thank Ray G
Galway, Ireland
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381 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Amazing Hummus, great price. Authentic Lebanese food. Huge portions. The staff wants to be very quickly, sometimes we need more time to choose!

Thank Nany M
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

My family loves this place. Sometimes we drive an hour each way just to have authentic Israeli food!! It has many Israeli salads, great Turkish coffee and deserts.

Thank Mark O
Los Angeles, California, United States
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Excellent Hummus Bar & Grill and Good Food, Delicious Israeli food in The saan fernando valley amazing oncce again, I would recommed this to anyone who likes israeli food....

Thank Locksmith L
Los Angeles
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134 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Feel like a taste of Tel Aviv in the valley ? The hummus bar offers great hummus and grilled Mediterranean food that you will enjoy !

Thank MrCaliAdvisor
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106 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

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.

Thank E_P_the_one

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
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
  • Neighbourhood: South San Fernando Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 818-344-6606
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?