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Falafel House

#232 of 11,148 Restaurants in Istanbul
#255 of 11,603 Places to Eat in Istanbul
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Sehit Muhtar Cad. No:19 taksim | Kocatepe Mh., Istanbul, Turkey
0212 253 77 30
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent Veg food

We went there for dinner and had ordered Hummus and Tabbuleh. They were extremely delicious and reasonably priced. Outdoor seating was also nice. Nice small place to eat in.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We went there for dinner and had ordered Hummus and Tabbuleh. They were extremely delicious and reasonably priced. Outdoor seating was also nice. Nice small place to eat in.

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Brisbane, Australia
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11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Went there for lunch. Had the hummus and a falafel wrap. Both were delicious. The hummus is some of the best I've had with plenty of bread to go with it. Good price as well.

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princeton, nj
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

The ingredients were fresh. The restaurant was clean. Outdoor seating provided the Taksim Square ambiance and the food was spicy enough. Great place. Would highly recommend it. Also was open at nearly 12 midnight on a Saturday night. Big +.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Went there to have falafel and a chicken wrap. Left extremely happy at the freshness of ingredients and awesome attitude. Prices are very reasonable and the quality is much better that the tourists traps you have all around taksim. Also, try the hummus and the tabbouleh . They are as fresh as it can get. Enjoy.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

great food for a good value in informal venue. 2 falafel plates with tabule, hummus abd freshly squeezed Orange juice came up to 40 liras, about 12 euros.

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We tried this restaurant just because it was raining and we had no choice but to go there. We had a falafel platter and two falafel sandwichs. The food was good but not very good. It was a bit pricey for a six pieces of falafel and only one peice of a small piece of pita bread. You have to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Being a Vegetarian.. finding good food to satisfy your taste buds in Istanbul is a task.. So when we found Falafel House.. it was like heaven to our tastebuds.. All our meals in Taksim were happily had at Falafel House. It is a simple cafe, but the food.. you Have to Have it to believe it.. the Hummus and Tabbuleh... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Its a simple eating place, not a fancy restaurant to fine dine. Therefore its the food, not the place nor interior that speaks :) Whoever loves falafels and other middle east tastes, gets what they are looking for. Falafels are great and they serve it within menus of different kinds - paired with hummus, tabbouleh (our favourite), within wrap etc.

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Near Taksim. Good falafels, tasty ful and tabbouleh. Hummus was a bit tasteless though. My friend ate falfel wrap and liked it too very much. Quick service, cheap eats.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We had been searching for a falafel restaurant and found the Falafel House. What a great find! The falafel was fresh, crispy and very tasty. Hummus and tabouli were equally delicious. The staff was very quick and friendly. Going to find time to come back before we leave Istanbul. If you love falafel, this is the place to go!

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Address: Sehit Muhtar Cad. No:19 taksim | Kocatepe Mh., Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number: 0212 253 77 30
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
Cuisine: Middle Eastern

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  • Address: Sehit Muhtar Cad. No:19 taksim | Kocatepe Mh., Istanbul, Turkey
  • Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul
  • Phone Number: 0212 253 77 30

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Middle Eastern

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