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Shawarma King

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1441 S Drake Rd, Kalamazoo, MI 49006-5779
+1 269-375-3900
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Downers Grove, Illinois
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193 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very good and prices are great. You get a lot of food for your money and everything tasted great. It definitely is a big hit for dine in and carryout since it was busy. Service was really good.

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Thank 601ayesham
Portage, Michigan
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017

welcoming staff. At times you may have to wait. Very friendly staff. All grilled items are good. You get great food at a very reasonable price. The owner will come and ask you about the food. Fresh juice and Abu Mayen tea will be icing on the cake. Highly recommend

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Thank 201nadeemm
Michigan
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Pretty simple...great food, great atmosphere, good prices, good staff. One of the best Middle Eastern food around!

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Thank Matthew S
westlake village
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86 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The good: Humus was spectacular Lebanese salad very good Wings cooked perfectly Falafel deluxe sandwich was fantastic The bad: Pita in a baggie not warmed Meat and chicken was dry Fries just ok Table was not clean I would rate 3 1/2 if I could.

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Thank paris c
Kalamazoo, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Exceptionally kind and attentive owner, delicious Lebanese food, consistently. The shawarma beef wrap and shawarma chicken wrap are great to-go "sandwiches", and Amu Mosen Chai tea is delicious. We are always proud to bring friends and family to eat here.

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Thank khourynusa
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I love this place and have for many years! The service is fantastic and the food is so good! I recommend chicken shawarma and any of the platters....Definitely check this place out if your from the Kalamazoo area!

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Thank madmh321
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This place is only good if you have never been to an Arab restaurant. It fails in taste and price. The owners need to do a better job.

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Thank Bader A
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Have been going there for multiple years, it's always really good, for there is a great menu with a big variety of options. Great quality food for a low price. The salad is always fresh and the lentil soup is always hot and succulent. Would recommend to everyone

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Thank lflara
kalamazoo
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

It's not the fanciest place in the world, but boy you can fill up some good food without breaking the bank. Your regular Middle Eastern fare, but always fresh and tasty. Favorites include Nidal's Salad (greens, with tomatoes, feta, toasted almonds, grilled chicken and served with ranch), the cauliflower and potato sandwich (cauliflower and french fries - stay with me... More 

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Thank kalamazootwinmom
Lansing, Michigan, United States
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I ate here two days in a row, while in town for an event, and both times it was delicious.The food is authentic Mid-Eastern cuisine, and the portions are large. I had the lunch special for $10 - Chicken Shawarma Sandwich, a Salad, Pop, and Fries. It could have easily fed two people, but the shawarma is so delightful, that... More 

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Thank Wendy F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?