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Oct 22, 2013 09:17 AM

Lebanese Kebab Recommendations in LA?

Will be in LA Wednesday night. When I travel for work I almost always look for a great kebab - healthy, reasonably priced, local - and would love any recommendations. I will be in East Los Angeles and would love to find a great spot. Thanks.

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  1. Why not do what the Romans do when in East Los and eat Mexican?

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    1. re: JAB

      i'm always baffled by posts like this. the op asked for kebabs.

      sometimes it's simpler to answer a question:

      cafe bravo

        1. re: JAB

          Downtown, which is at least in the outer orbit of ELA, I would suggest Panini Cafe

        2. re: linus

          linus, i still have to try elena's.

          hopefully it's pretty good.

      1. Much appreciated. Had Mexican food in the Central Valley and am hoping for a kebab. Will look at each. Thx.

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        1. re: jmeranus

          Thank you for your response to my simple inquiry.

        2. St Vincent's

          Sevan's too, but they close at 4:00

          Parking at both are a total PITA. G'luck.

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          1. re: TonyC

            PITA -- kabob restuarant, pun intended?

          2. Zankou Chicken or Golden Skewer, both in Montebello

            1. if you can get yourself to Alhambra, Wahib's is the best in the area:

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              1. re: TripleAxel

                I was wondering if Wahib's would come up in this thread - I used to go there when I was in college, but it's been over a decade now. Is it as good as ever?

                  1. re: kevin

                    USC. It's not super close, but my boyfriend worked in Alhambra.

                1. re: TripleAxel

                  If it's distance that matters, TripleAxel is right on. Wahib's.