Marouch Restaurant

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189 reviews
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$30 and under
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Lebanese

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Marouch Restaurant provides you with authentic Lebanese, Armenian and Middle Eastern cuisine. All dishes are prepared from scratch with only the freshest and top-quality ingredients. Our recipes have been in our family for decades and continue to please every customer. In LA Weekly, Jonathon Gold named Marouch Restaurant as one of the 99 Essential Restaurants and explains that year after year Marouch becomes nothing but better.

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Sun 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Tue - Fri 12:00PM - 1:00PM 1:15PM - 2:00PM
Sat 12:00PM - 2:00PM

What 189 People Are Saying
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OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 2 October 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent great food and service - super delicious and fresh

Marouch Restaurant
Responded on 6 October 2019

Thank you kindly for your wonderful praise in regards to our authentic food & friendly service. It's a beautiful feeling knowing that our highly valued customers are leaving our establishment w/an overall positive experience. We are ever so grateful. All our dishes are made from scratch on a daily basis w/a lot of love. We're thrilled that it was shown through during your visit. We hope to have the pleasure of serving you again at our humble abode in the near future. Sincerely, Marouch Family

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 14 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Bob and his team are the best. Can’t wait to go back!!

Marouch Restaurant
Responded on 17 September 2019

Thank you kindly for your lovely review and generous 5-star rating. We greatly appreciate all the love and support emanating from our highly valued customers. The entire team has been a blessing to work with over the years. We've become a big family. On behalf of everyone at Marouch, our sincerest gratitude. We cannot wait to have the pleasure of serving you again in the near future! Warm regards, Marouch Family

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CC
1 review
Dined on 6 September 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

Delicious authentic Lebanese food. A little overpriced compared to similar places. No alcohol at the moment because they are renewing their license. Definitely worth checking out though!

Marouch Restaurant
Responded on 11 September 2019

Dear Chris, Thank you for stopping by to show us some love. Your praises are much appreciated. Our prices are based on market value. All our dishes are made from scratch on a daily basis. Nothing comes out of a can. A lot of labor of love goes into each individual dish; hence, their delicious authentic flavor. Our alcohol license should be arriving soon. We will definitely keep you posted so that you can also experience our savory cuisine w/a nice glass of wine/beer. Hope to see you again soon.

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DY
Los Angeles
29 reviews
Dined on 9 July 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 2

There was one server, who did his best to hustle and keep up with all of the tables as the restaurant grew more busy. There appeared to be a couple who might have been the owners sitting at a table. They weren't eating, and from time to time disappeared into the back. Never once did they raise a finger to help out the server, never once did they check on customers to see if anything was needed. They could have filled water glasses, bused dirty dishes, shown that cared even a little bit about the customers.

I did not get the impression that they cared about the customers one bit.

The server was great, but it was too much work for one person, and these "managers" should have done something to make the dining experience more enjoyable.

Marouch Restaurant
Responded on 14 July 2019

Dear Dan, owners are always either in the kitchen preparing food/taking care of to go orders &/or administrative duties in the office. One of the owners is our head chef whom we respect due to her amazing work ethic. She inspires us as a team & is here from open to close. We appreciate feedback, but we don’t know what couple you speak of - friends/relatives do visit often for a homey meal. We’re happy to learn that you enjoyed our warm service & authentic food. Owner’s recipes for 30+ years.

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 7 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fantastic!

CG
Los Angeles
67 reviews
Dined on 17 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Great, homemade Mediterranean food in informal, comfortable setting. Kibbe, shish kebob, tabbouleh—delicious mezze platters. Warm, conscientious service. My first visit—will def return

Marouch Restaurant
Responded on 26 May 2019

Dear CarlyG, Thank you for your lovely review. We make our dishes from scratch and are always thrilled to hear that our customers appreciate the abundant labor of love that goes into them. Thank you for choosing Marouch. We look forward to serving you again in the near future! Warm regards, Marouch Family

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MM
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Excellent food and good service. Good for large groups.

Marouch Restaurant
Responded on 26 May 2019

Dear MariaM, Thank you for your kind words and lovely phrase in regards to our food and service. It means the world to us when our hard work doesn't go unappreciated. On behalf of everyone at Marouch, our sincerest gratitude! We hope we will have the opportunity to serve you again soon. Warm regards, Marouch Family

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DA
New England
1 review
Dined on 10 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Great hospitality. Made accommodations for my mother who had some dietary restrictions. Food was enjoyed by one and all.

JS
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 4 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Love, Love, LOVE! I love everything about this place. The food, the ambiance and of course the hospitality. Bob is amazing. The Roasted Chicken is to die for. Evey their Lebanese wines were great. Honestly, couldn't recommend this place more.

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 28 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

Love the food!!!

R
New York Area
28 reviews
Dined on 27 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The best falafels and shawarma along with friendly service
This place really rocks. A must visit

M
1 review
Dined on 27 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Really authentic food and our waiter was fantastic.

OT
Nashville
2 reviews
Dined on 30 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I’ve grown up with Lebanese food and this meal was fantastic! I wish they had other locations! I traveled from Sherman Oaks and I know I will be back!

R
Los Angeles
10 reviews
Dined on 15 March 2019
Overall 2Food 1Service 3Ambience 1

Everything from the food to the tea was disappointing. We will not return.

SU
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on 2 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Even though we don't get to LA much, we always try to eat here, and no matter how long between visits, "Bob" always makes our experience tasty and memorable. Good food, good feel to the place, nice people.

H
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 2 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Delicious food and great for sharing. The hummus and mouhamara were the highlights!

C
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on 1 March 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This restaurant is amazing! In addition to having my first Lebanese wine, I also tried sugok (Armenian beef sausage) for the first time.

This place is amazing for birthdays, they have lights, music, clapping, crowd participating, it’s fabulous!

a
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 24 February 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 2

The kebbeh were overstuffed but very tasty. The falafel were excellent and the lamb shawarma and the Lebanese sausages quite good. The foul madammas were bad. There was no kebbeneye or taboule and the fattoush was pretty bad. The tehina, hummus and labneh were good.

d
Minneapolis
23 reviews
Dined on 22 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

We went for an early dinner and were the first and only ones there. The waiter was very attentive, and the food was fresh and delicious! A great find in the neighborhood.

JC
Minneapolis
1 review
Dined on 19 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a great meal that we shared with our family. We ordered a variety of the starters too share along with a couple of the mains. We enjoyed everything!

LG
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 3

Outstanding food, great for sharing!

S
Las Vegas
12 reviews
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Exceptional food! Great host

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 9 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Super amazing service. Food was absolutely tasty!!

JT
Central Coast
4 reviews
Dined on 20 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The best Lebanese food I’ve ever had in my life!!

w
Los Angeles
7 reviews
Dined on 16 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Only sorry we live so far away from this restaurant. The food and service are excellent. So many wonderful tastes.

G
London
63 reviews
Dined on 13 December 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

Great Lebanese cuisine and fabulous service, but pricey.

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 8 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Bob was the best server ever! Amazing food and amazing experience enhanced by the best server!

m
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on 21 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The kebabs were some of the best I have ever had. Good quality meat, tender and beautifully spiced. And the foul mudammas!!

OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 27 October 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Always delicious. Always nice! Great for large groups

RD
1 review
Dined on 20 October 2018
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 3

We had vegans and omnivores in our party of eight and all were very satisfied with the offerings that were a wonderfully delicious assortment that pleased all.

G
London
63 reviews
Dined on 19 October 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

Best Lebonese food in LA. And our server, Bob, took great care of us.

r
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on 28 September 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing food. Best hummus I’ve ever had. Lovely and gracious service. You can tell that the folks at Marouch really put a lot of love into what they do :)

OT
San Diego
1 review
Dined on 20 September 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great! Best hummus, baba ghanoush, shawarma I’ve had. Lovely service and such a fun evening. Love the mezze option.

OT
1 review
Dined on 9 September 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing authentic Armenian cuisine. I highly suggest the Vegitarian Combonation for anyone eating vegan. Start with the Fool Madammas- delicious!! Great service, great atmosphere, incredible food!

w
Los Angeles
7 reviews
Dined on 9 September 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

We live on the west side....wish this restaurant was closer but it is definitely worth the drive. Food is home cooked and amazing. Can't wait to return.

OT
Sacramento
2 reviews
Dined on 7 September 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent food and great service. We went for an early dinner and it was very quiet. We had the rose water ice cream for dessert. It was the most amazing ice cream my wife and I have ever had.

Marouch Restaurant
Responded on 29 July 2019

Our sincerest gratitude for your kind review/rating. We work hard, long hours to assure that all our beloved customers leave Marouch with the most positive experience possible, always - whether it's our fresh, authentic food or attentive service. It's an extremely beautiful, rewarding feeling when we read wonderful reviews such as yours. We hope to have the utter pleasure of serving you and your wife again in the near future. Sincerely, Marouch Family PS We too can't resist the ice cream!

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LH
Los Angeles
13 reviews
Dined on 25 August 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

We had lamb with yogurt and it was delicious. Service was friendly and responsive

NP
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on 22 August 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

On my latest visit the lamb in yoghurt dish was perfectly prepared—the meat was tender and very flavorful, nicely browned and seasoned. The pita with pine nuts and I don’t know what inside was delicious. The owner is friendly and helpful.This place is dependably excellent.

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 14 August 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Always great

JG
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined on 5 August 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Best Baba Ghanouj in L.A. area -- smoky with hints of garlic and lemon. We shared the weekend special, a lamb shank -- Wow! Moist, tender, full of flavor, with a large scoop of seasoned rice and assorted vegetables. We didn't have time to try any desserts, but there will be a next time!

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