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Sonny Falafel

Stadsdeel Zuid
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Eerste van der Helststraat 43, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 206 767 612
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food

Well I've been to this place once and I must say that this small restaurant has been a very tasty food.. Friendly staff.. Good value for money.. I will definitely go back just to eat again the amazing falafel

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
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australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Well I've been to this place once and I must say that this small restaurant has been a very tasty food.. Friendly staff.. Good value for money.. I will definitely go back just to eat again the amazing falafel

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Deep fried falafel cooked as we ordered on a choice of brown or white homemade pita. Than you pack it with a gorgeous array of salads and dressings of your choice As much as you pack in. All freshly prepared and really inventive. Nice friendly people and a superb market location. Greatest, tastiest fast food ever. Brilliant price too.

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Simple quick tasty healthy. Nom. Standard falafel fare and you fill up with your own salad selection.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

This was my first falafel sandwich, so I will leave it to others that say this is one of the best. All I can say is that it was delicious. A wide variety of fresh toppings and sauces are also provided. I also had fries with mayo that were very good. You can't get more Dutch than that combo these... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This is exactly what one expects when ordering a falafel, fill the pita with your choice of veggies and you're done. There is seating in front of this take-away which is fine in the summer months. Thanks fellow Trip advisors for this one.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Their website states they are open until 23:00 during the summer. Arrived just before 22:00 only to be told they were closed. A bit frustrating. I was not the only one turned away and when the couple ahead of me indicated the hours posted on their site, they got an "oh well" shrug.

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Calgary, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our Falafel sandwiches ... The sauces to put on your sandwich were delicious. Everything is fresh and you get to pick and "self stuff" your falafel sandwhich from among a nice fresh variety of veggies/rice/beans and more! We will go back!

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Bath, United Kingdom
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139 reviews 139 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

All products are freshly made. Normally I am not a big take away fan, but this is an outstanding alternative. Falafel and fries would be a star offer for any restaurant. I went here a few times and the quality is consistently high. Wider range of good quality sauces for the fries. Previous reviewer mentioned the carrots. Definitely hot, but... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Decent food, not much variety but enough for fast food. Decent price for the city of amsterdam (nothing is cheap). Not friendly service, as a tourist i felt some hostility(it was the only place where i felt that in Amsterdam).

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London, United Kingdom
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99 reviews 99 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I really liked sonny' falafel with pita and aubergine sauce! It was so tasty, filling and delicious! You can choose as many toppings as you want and it is just so so good! Quite cheap for Amsterdam as I'm finding Amsterdam quite expensive, even more expensive than London. I'll try their fries tomorrow, everything is vegetarian which is good for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Eerste van der Helststraat 43, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Neighborhood: Stadsdeel Zuid
  • Phone Number: +31 206 767 612

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vegetarian

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