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Zankou Chicken

1296 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-1901
+1 626-405-1502
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Fast food, Mediterranean, Turkish, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly
1296 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106-1901
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a hidden gem in Pasadena. Food is great (chicken, kabob, etc) and great value for money as well. A must try if you are in Pasadena.

Thank rhernjr
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

From the original Zankou in Hollywood to Burbank and Pasadena, the taste for all the dishes are always consistent and fresh. Prices have gone up a bit but they definitely have the best rotisserie chicken and garlic sauce anywhere.

Thank Accordion4ever
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Cooking for group of twenty is quite a chore so I thought of just buying ready cooked food. My daughter suggested Zankou Chicken. I went to their web site and saw big variety of goodies. We ordered online and time when we have to pick...More

Thank MariGlo911
Reviewed 15 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 19 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 18 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 14 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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
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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