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Shawarma King

1441 S Drake Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-5779
+1 269-375-3900
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (24 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1441 S Drake Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-5779
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was surprised how much I liked Shawarma King! It is so good! The wraps and french fries are so good!

Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though this restaurant came well-recommended, I was surprised by the casual interior. Walking in the door we thought we would be ordering at the counter, but we’re wuickly shown to the dining room. The generic visual appearance was quickly forgotten by the wonderful attitudes...More

Thank Vicki R
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing middle-astern restaurant in the middle of Michigan The Humus to die for the salad divine. Amazing. So glad I stopped by The portions are huge great find

Thank ofanoa
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Saw this on the way from the hotel and on tripadvisor. Reviews are right; pretty good food. Try the sandwiches and very good humus. They have good service and very busy.

Thank isay691
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

I had the shawafal and it was my favorite. I’ve tried many things in the menu and never had gotten disappointed. It’s also cheap. The shawarmas are like 5$

Thank Betina F
Reviewed May 26, 2018

Consistently good food but with somewhat limited choice. That said, I've yet to be disappointed by either the food or the service over the past 15 years. Very affordable buffet lunch and lots of vegetarian options. Not the ritziest place but don't let that put...More

Thank beethoven1812
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Decided to give this a try while in the area. The service and staff were the highlight of our visit. The food was good and there was a wide variety of menu items to try. Go and try something new......you won’t be sorry. The beef...More

Thank Robert230
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Great times Great cuisine Good drinks. Love the rice and food selection. Great hummus and tabullah. Take out.

Thank H M
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

The food was terrible, very dry, no flavor at all, very expensive and they charged me 15% tip for a to go order, we will never go there again.

2  Thank Tmandwee3
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

This is the fifth time we come and eat here, they have the best Middle Eastern food and good burgers too. I like that I can also buy spices, olive oil and even fig cookies! My son loves the mango smoothies they make and the...More

Thank Mahritzah
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Nancy L
November 15, 2016|
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Response from Karen U | Reviewed this property |
I don't know PA laws on this
April 27, 2016|
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Response from Salam K | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does
Linda C
November 16, 2015|
Response from Jess0615 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, the Drake location does not have a buffet. The one at the corner of Westnedge/White does though, lunch and dinner buffet both. It's a bit pricey, but still good food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1441 S Drake Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-5779
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
  • Phone Number: +1 269-375-3900
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