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Zankou Chicken

1296 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-1901
+1 626-405-1502
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shawarma” (5 reviews)
“hummus” (18 reviews)
“chicken” (28 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Fast food, Mediterranean, Turkish, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
1296 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-1901
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 16 February 2018

Used to live in the area, and this was a good place to go for a wholesome family meal, usually take-out since I lived nearby, but the place is clean and good to eat-in, as well. The garlic rotisserie chicken is hands-down the best thing...More

Thank 680juanitac
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Anytime we're in Pasadena we go to Zankou for the rotisserie chicken and garlic! You can't beat the taste and prices. They are fast and good: you have a choice of several dishes besides the chicken and they recently added new sides. Be sure you...More

Thank dbajet
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is the place for delicious, quick mediterranean food. I get the Chicken Tarna Wrap, which is marinaded chicken which is broiled on a skewer and then shaved off into a pita lined with garlic sauce. I always ask for garlic and tahini sauce and...More

Thank PoppyGal63
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We weren't aware of this chain of Mediterranean fast food before stopping off the freeway to get some lunch. Even though chicken is in the name, try their lamb! Surprising to find this place to my liking since I have pretty much given up fast...More

Thank Pineapple59
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Go hungry and you will come away filled. This little restaurant does a great job and there was so much to eat. We had the kabob and chicken tarna. There were 3 of us and 2 dinners would have been enough. They also have rotisserie...More

Thank Joelle B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

That is what they do at Zankou Chicken, served with good Mediterranean sides. While the place isn't grand, the prices are fair, and the food is good.

Thank lietuva_9
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Fast food outlet offering sit in or takeaway. The food is mostly wraps and kebabs with a variety of side orders such as salads, rice or hummus. No chips though.(Chips as in UK meaning!) We ate their twice and enjoyed the food.

Thank Angela A
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Plenty of lip smacking food at a decent price. Chicken was flavorful and moist, falafel was the real deal. Can't wait to get back.

1  Thank chappalachia
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

When we are in a rush and want a healthy meal we stop at Zankou. Chicken is yummy and their garlic sauce rocks!! We also love their hummus and pita bread. We normally order their family meal because it feeds 6 of us and it's...More

1  Thank ckpsgv
Reviewed 9 April 2016

This place has some excellent chicken!! The flavor! So I really could have eaten a 1/2 chicken, the birds are pretty small but with all the sides you get you really fill up. I got a 1/4 dark with Hummus and Salad, my daugher got...More

Thank lovedasunAtlanta_GA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1296 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-1901
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-405-1502
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