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Itzik Hagadol Grill

$$ - $$$
South San Fernando Valley
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17201 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91316 (Louise)
+1 818-784-4080
11:00 - 23:00
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, fresh and cooked salads. Excellent meet and simple food presentation. Recommended to anyone that is looking for Mediterranean food.

Thank Shirley S
Florida City, Florida
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100 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great selection, fresh and affordable. Nice atmosphere, comfy booths and the service with a smile was excellent. Now I did go in for a late lunch at 230pm so service may be different during rush hours. And I'm leaving full with enough food for dinner. $13! I'll be back everytime I visit! Oh, the bathroom was private and clean, very... More 

Thank Greatbodies
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

When I want to present something new and different here is where I bring them. The bezillions of salads and the grilled meats are fantastic.

Thank AndreaMichaels1214
Pasadena, California
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122 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I popped in here for lunch last week when I was in the area. This place used to be good but not anymore. I ordered the baby chicken legs and mashed potatoes. I wanted the avocado dip but do you know what they offered me instead? Fried cauliflower! The pickled vegetables were good but the chicken was awful. It was... More 

Thank WendyS58
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25 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

i was probably the only shagetz in the entire restaurant. I went there with my husband (Israeli Jew) and his ex-partner (Persian Jew). I must say the bread served was excellent. it was a flat bread, somewhat like a flower tortilla. It is called sa'atar! The lamb skewers were succulent. I did not care for the beef sausage. I was... More 

Thank Thomas B
Chariton, Iowa, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

I wish we had one where we lived. The food and service was incredible. Kebabs and skewers are to die for. And someone in the back is an absolute artist when it comes to dessert. I would recommend it again and again. Our best meal in two weeks in LA.

Thank Buzz M
Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Excellent food, nice ambiance, good service. The food was very tasty, we tried several appetizers, all of them were very good.. Whole roasted eggplant is our favorite. For the main course, rib-eye burger and lamb chops we will highly recommend.

Thank elegiatravel
Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

A local friend convinced me to make the trek out to Encino to try out Itzik Hagadol, and I'm glad she did. As far as Middle Easter and Israeli cuisine goes, it's one of the best I've found anywhere in the world. While service was a little slow on a busy night, the food was amazing and the general atmosphere... More 

Thank AussieOnTheRoadcom
Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

We had the assortment of salads, some tastier than others. We also had the mains of grilled meats (steak and lamb chops fatty) and schnitzel (too dry). Desserts were less than average: nicely presented but just flavorless sweets. Service was good, wine was good, atmosphere of a dining room at Catskills. Prices higher than what I would expect to pay... More 

Thank Anna G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome! This was my second time and i can't wait for my next chance to come here. With the tons of scrumptious small plates and terrific grilled meat you can close your eyes and imagine that you are back in Israel! Yum!

Thank The-Hershmeister

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$35
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Steakhouse, International, Kosher, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17201 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > South San Fernando Valley
  • Neighbourhood: South San Fernando Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 818-784-4080
Authentic Middle Eastern restaurant with great selection of over 25 different types of salads and over 20 types of different meat. Including
A great selection of vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options
Special homemade bread baked in our unique oven.
The best tasting homemade hummus ever! A large selection of charcoal-grilled skewers.Assortment of homemade kebabs that are ground in our kitchen.
As far as today, the best steaks and lamb chops that the market has to offer!
Established in 2009
Itzik Hagadol has been established on February 1996, in Jaffo/Tel Aviv.
We started as a small reataurant with 60 seating chairs.
With the years we develop the restaurant and grew up to 246 seating chairs, and 40 employees from the best in the industry.
After many years of hard work we decided to take a challange and to open another location in Encino, Los Angeles, CA.
We use the highest technology equipment and the best ingidients in our kitchen

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?