Itching to check out the freshest new spots in North Hollywood? From a Mediterranean spot to a Mexican food truck, read on for a rundown of the newest destinations to arrive in this part of Los Angeles.
11046 W. Magnolia Blvd.
Urban Kebab is a Mediterranean spot.
Urban Kebab offers a range of classic Mediterranean dishes in a fast-casual setting. Try the chicken lula kebab, the beef shish kebab or the hummus.
With a 4.5-star Yelp rating out 50 reviews, Urban Kebab has been getting positive attention.
Yelper Nick R., who reviewed Urban Kebab on Sept. 5, wrote, "The quality of the food is really fantastic. It is very authentic and the shawarma and kebabs and wraps are all delicious. Everything I have eaten here has tons of flavor and is fresh. The service is always super friendly."
Augusta S. noted, "The beef lula is so tasty. The beet salad is refreshing. The hummus tastes unique and flavorful."
Urban Kebab is open from 11 a.m.–11 p.m. daily.
5126 Lankershim Blvd.
Player One is a lounge and arcade.
Player One provides arcade games of the '80s and '90s while also serving snacks, beer and wine. From Pac-Man to Dig Dug to Donkey Kong, this spot hopes to satisfy your gaming plans.
Yelp users are still warming up to Player One, which currently holds four stars out of 40 reviews on the site.
Yelper Goldie H., who reviewed Player One on Sept. 1, wrote, "This place is amazing. Not a full bar, but great space, lots of games, and great customer service."
Shravya C. noted, "This is such a nice neighborhood arcade bar. Lots of varieties of games and pinball machines but they do have potential for adding more. There's a front room with lot of tables and ample seating so it doesn't feel so crowded or claustrophobic. Then there's a back area with all the games."
Player One is open from 6 p.m.–1 a.m. on Monday-Thursday, 6 p.m.–2 a.m. on Friday, 2 p.m.–2 a.m. on Saturday and 2 p.m.–1 a.m. on Sunday.
L.A. Autentica Birrieria
11117 Victory Blvd.
L.A. Autentica Birrieria is a food truck, offering tacos and more.
This new business provides authentic Mexican cuisine. The menu now features crunchy tacos with cheese dipped in special red sauce, soft tacos and quesadillas. Meat choices include shredded goat, shredded beef, beef tongue and chicken.
L.A. Autentica Birrieria's current rating of five stars out of 15 reviews on Yelp indicates positive attention from users.
Yelper Wayne G., who reviewed L.A. Autentica Birrieria on Sept. 4, wrote, "...The food is great, prices are decent and don't forget to add the consome with your orders."
Adri P. noted, "This place is amazing... They're friendly, genuine people and the food can definitely hold its own. The food is always so flavorful and you feel that touch of home that takes you back to your childhood. The quesotacos are a must have."
L.A Autentica Birrieria is open from 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m. on Tuesday-Sunday. (It's closed on Monday.)