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The Gypsy Cafe

940 Broxton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-2802
+1 310-824-2119
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible17%
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“hummus” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Pizza
$$ - $$$
940 Broxton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-2802
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in a for quick and healthy lunch. Loved the watermelon salad with fresh feta. I had the chicken shawarma salad and my daughter had the beef. Both were excellent--savory meat, fresh romaine with a light and creamy dressing.

Thank Helena A
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This was my first visit to The Gypsy Cafe and we were there for a business lunch. The location - very close to UCLA Medical Center - was perfect for us and our host is a regular Gypsy Cafe customer. Candidly, the food is pretty...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 18 November 2016

The Gypsy Café is also a Hookah lounge. The place is very low key. The humus was tasty but the kebobs were just okay. The prices were reasonable and the service was good.

Thank Nez D
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great place to smoke hookah! Get your drink on. Smoke some good shisha. Great view to people watch as tons of people walk by to Didi Reese to get ice cream cookies. Relaxing place. Only bad thing as is the case with all other places...More

Thank George818
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Wow. Other reviews do not do it justice. Food is authentic, tasty and large portions. Chicken and schwarma were amazing and the service top notch. I have had middle eastern food globally and this establishment is among he top.

Thank Smcpac91
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Day outside on a wonderful September night. Shared schwarma beef and spicy chicken dishes. Wonderful dishes and presentation, and cost was very reasonable. Highly recommend for relaxed dinner or quick snack.

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Pretty decent middle eastern fare. I have ordered from the cafe many times in the past five years (close to work).

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Had my 3 birthday lunch celebrations here with officemates, friends and with my daughter, all in a week's time. Ordered different kinds of dishes each visit & enjoyed them all. Enjoyed putting the sumac at everything on my plate! The lunch portion is just right,...More

Thank Jacky_Esdy
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Went for lunch with friends. Shish kebab was fair. Nice tomato soup. My friend's falafel was okay. Service was decent. Having someone doing a hookah nearby at lunch wasn't pleasant.

Thank ptyduke
Reviewed 3 April 2014

I've eaten here a couple of times at lunch while working at UCLA Medical Center and have never had a bad experience. The food is very good, the staff is friendly and helpful and the atmosphere is very nice. They have outdoor seating which is...More

Thank hayoka
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USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 am
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  • Address: 940 Broxton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-2802
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-824-2119
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