Best falafel in New York

Check out the top falafel in New York, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Taïm
1. Taïm
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
222 Waverly Pl, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 212-691-1287
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Megan
Best "on the go" food! Can't go wrong with the falafel sandwiches here!
Michael
Hands down the best falafel on this side of the Middle East. And a super cheap meal, too. GO!
Reka
Best falafel in the city! It's worth walking over here to try it... also don't miss the Date Shake!!
1. Taïm
1. Taïm
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
222 Waverly Pl, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 212-691-1287
Megan
Megan
Best "on the go" food! Can't go wrong with the falafel sandwiches here!
Michael
Michael
Hands down the best falafel on this side of the Middle East. And a super cheap meal, too. GO!
Reka
Reka
Best falafel in the city! It's worth walking over here to try it... also don't miss the Date Shake!!
2. Mamoun's
2. Mamoun's
host-0host-1host-2
14 local reviews
119 Macdougal St, Manhattan
Open · Closes in 3 minutes
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
David
Best falafel and shwarma gyros in the city. In business 30+ years. WARNING: easy on the hot sauce, it's no …
Kim
Restaurant may be too strong but for good cheap eats - this is it. There are 5 other falafel places within 50 …
Ella
The best Falafels and Schwarma's (lamb/salad, tahini in pita). Can have long lines though it moves fast. NYU …
2. Mamoun's
2. Mamoun's
host-0host-1host-2
14 local reviews
119 Macdougal St, Manhattan
Open · Closes in 3 minutes
David
David
Best falafel and shwarma gyros in the city. In business 30+ years. WARNING: easy on the hot sauce, it's no joke... But delicious!
Kim
Kim
Restaurant may be too strong but for good cheap eats - this is it. There are 5 other falafel places within 50 yards, this place always has a…
Ella
Ella
The best Falafels and Schwarma's (lamb/salad, tahini in pita). Can have long lines though it moves fast. NYU student, tourists, locals and …
3. King of Falafel & Shawarma
3. King of Falafel & Shawarma
host-0host-1host-2
7 local reviews
3015 Broadway
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 718-340-8068
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Tracy
Food truck with excellent falafel
Lauren
This is a very popular nearby falafel and shawarma restaurant. It is casual counter style, and inexpensive. …
Stacey
Top rated falafel in NYC!
3. King of Falafel & Shawarma
3. King of Falafel & Shawarma
host-0host-1host-2
7 local reviews
3015 Broadway
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 718-340-8068
Tracy
Tracy
Food truck with excellent falafel
Lauren
Lauren
This is a very popular nearby falafel and shawarma restaurant. It is casual counter style, and inexpensive. I love the falafel here!
Stacey
Stacey
Top rated falafel in NYC!
4. Mamoun's
4. Mamoun's
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
30 St Marks Pl, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 646-870-5785
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
John
Mamoun's is a famous hole-in-the-wall falafel shop on St. Mark's Place.
S & G
Great Falafel! Mamoun's Falafel has been serving high quality Middle Eastern Food since it first opened its do…
Bret
$3.50 for an amazing falafel sandwich. And they make it faster than the guy can give you change.
4. Mamoun's
4. Mamoun's
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
30 St Marks Pl, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 646-870-5785
John
John
Mamoun's is a famous hole-in-the-wall falafel shop on St. Mark's Place.
S & G
S & G
Great Falafel! Mamoun's Falafel has been serving high quality Middle Eastern Food since it first opened its doors to the public in 1971.
Bret
Bret
$3.50 for an amazing falafel sandwich. And they make it faster than the guy can give you change.
5. Oasis
5. Oasis
host-0host-1host-2
11 local reviews
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
David
Oasis is the perfect place to grab a super fast, super cheap falafel sandwich at 2 AM on a Friday night after …
Lila
This is great place for late night foods. They do falafel and shwarma. They're open until at least 2 am. It'…
Lauren & Chelsea
If you want really fast and affordable Middle Eastern food, this is your spot. A falafel pita sandwich for $3 …
David
David
Oasis is the perfect place to grab a super fast, super cheap falafel sandwich at 2 AM on a Friday night after hitting up the bar scene. I've…
Lila
Lila
This is great place for late night foods. They do falafel and shwarma. They're open until at least 2 am. It's good food, cheap, and it's f…
Lauren & Chelsea
Lauren & Chelsea
If you want really fast and affordable Middle Eastern food, this is your spot. A falafel pita sandwich for $3 or the shwarma sandwich for $6…
6. Zaytoons
6. Zaytoons
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
283 Smith Street
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 718-673-2239
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jessica
Great inexpensive Mediterranean/falafel. Lunch/dinner.
David  & Nancy
Falafel and other Middle Eastern food.
Chris & Don
Excellent local spot for cheap, fast, delicious Middle Eastern food and hybrid "pitzas."
6. Zaytoons
6. Zaytoons
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
283 Smith Street
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 718-673-2239
Jessica
Jessica
Great inexpensive Mediterranean/falafel. Lunch/dinner.
David  & Nancy
David & Nancy
Falafel and other Middle Eastern food.
Chris & Don
Chris & Don
Excellent local spot for cheap, fast, delicious Middle Eastern food and hybrid "pitzas."
7. House of Yes
7. House of Yes
host-0host-1host-2
74 local reviews
2 Wyckoff Ave, Brooklyn
+1 646-838-4937
Night clubBarPoint of interest
Krysta
Let your variety show dreams become real in Bushwhick, Brooklyn. Interact in a world of aerial silk dancers, …
Ali & Justin
We are very involved with this epic space. Its a true piece of NYC history. Great shows, parties, bands, falaf…
Katrin
If you like circus performance and dancing, this is your spot. Super high ceilings, acrobatics and all kinds o…
7. House of Yes
7. House of Yes
host-0host-1host-2
74 local reviews
2 Wyckoff Ave, Brooklyn
+1 646-838-4937
Krysta
Krysta
Let your variety show dreams become real in Bushwhick, Brooklyn. Interact in a world of aerial silk dancers, songstresses and acrobats. Vi…
Ali & Justin
Ali & Justin
We are very involved with this epic space. Its a true piece of NYC history. Great shows, parties, bands, falafel stand, bar etc. Check out t…
Katrin
Katrin
If you like circus performance and dancing, this is your spot. Super high ceilings, acrobatics and all kinds of crazy shenanigans. Late nigh…
8. Ibby's Falafel
8. Ibby's Falafel
host-0host-1host-2
7 local reviews
303 Grove Street, Jersey City
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 201-432-2400
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Yana
Try the shawafel platter, if you can't decide between shawarma and the famous falafel.
Jacquie
If you like falafels & all things Middle Eastern, this small place is the place!
Sam
Counter spot for Middle Eastern eats like falafel, shawarma & hummus, plus sidewalk seating.
8. Ibby's Falafel
8. Ibby's Falafel
host-0host-1host-2
7 local reviews
303 Grove Street, Jersey City
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 201-432-2400
Yana
Yana
Try the shawafel platter, if you can't decide between shawarma and the famous falafel.
Jacquie
Jacquie
If you like falafels & all things Middle Eastern, this small place is the place!
Sam
Sam
Counter spot for Middle Eastern eats like falafel, shawarma & hummus, plus sidewalk seating.
9. Cafe Mogador - Williamsburg
9. Cafe Mogador - Williamsburg
host-0host-1host-2
91 local reviews
133 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 718-486-9222
BarRestaurantFood
Greg & Adriane
Popular Middle Eastern restaurant in neighboring Williamsburg. Fun place! Incredible falafel.
Derrick
It's actually a restaurant and bar. Very cool ambiance. Good to go with friends or a date. Had the falafel for…
Andy
All Food is Great
9. Cafe Mogador - Williamsburg
9. Cafe Mogador - Williamsburg
host-0host-1host-2
91 local reviews
133 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 718-486-9222
Greg & Adriane
Greg & Adriane
Popular Middle Eastern restaurant in neighboring Williamsburg. Fun place! Incredible falafel.
Derrick
Derrick
It's actually a restaurant and bar. Very cool ambiance. Good to go with friends or a date. Had the falafel for lunch and definitely one of t…
Andy
Andy
All Food is Great
10. Newtown
10. Newtown
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
55 Waterbury Street, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+1 347-984-6215
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jon
The best falafel in North Brooklyn, confusingly located next to a pop-up metal page. Views of amazing street m…
Laura
Secret homemade Mediterranean spot, BYO, falafel sandwiches. A must.
Laura
Secret homemade Mediterranean spot, BYO, falafel sandwiches. A must.
10. Newtown
10. Newtown
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
55 Waterbury Street, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+1 347-984-6215
Jon
Jon
The best falafel in North Brooklyn, confusingly located next to a pop-up metal page. Views of amazing street murals from the tables.
Laura
Laura
Secret homemade Mediterranean spot, BYO, falafel sandwiches. A must.
Laura
Laura
Secret homemade Mediterranean spot, BYO, falafel sandwiches. A must.
11. The Falafel Guys
11. The Falafel Guys
host-0host-1host-2
4 local reviews
127 Rivington St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 212-256-0451
Meal takeawayRestaurantFood
Ren
Best falafel in New York.
Dominik
Delicious hummus and falafels!
Dominik
Delicious hummus and falafels!
11. The Falafel Guys
11. The Falafel Guys
host-0host-1host-2
4 local reviews
127 Rivington St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 212-256-0451
Ren
Ren
Best falafel in New York.
Dominik
Dominik
Delicious hummus and falafels!
Dominik
Dominik
Delicious hummus and falafels!
12. Taïm Nolita
12. Taïm Nolita
host-0host-1host-2
4 local reviews
45 Spring St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 212-219-0600
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Stacey
NYC's best falafel. All natural and vegetarian friendly!
Joseph
Bustling compact counter-serve joint offering gluten-free falafel & other vegetarian Israeli fare.
Stacey
NYC's best falafel. All natural and vegetarian friendly!
12. Taïm Nolita
12. Taïm Nolita
host-0host-1host-2
4 local reviews
45 Spring St, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 212-219-0600
Stacey
Stacey
NYC's best falafel. All natural and vegetarian friendly!
Joseph
Joseph
Bustling compact counter-serve joint offering gluten-free falafel & other vegetarian Israeli fare.
Stacey
Stacey
NYC's best falafel. All natural and vegetarian friendly!