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Falafel Bar

Calle Principal | Main Road, in front of Cafe Milagre, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
2777 4135
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Price range: $5 - $8
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Israeli
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Street Food
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Street Food
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Costa Mesa, California
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111 reviews 111 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

Go here. We had a great lunch here. Super delicious chicken schwarma with fries. Really filling. Yummy!!!

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Title says it all really. Fresh ingredients and a great flavor really make this place stand out. The view is also gorgeous.

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Came here for lunch while on vacation in Manuel Antonio. I really liked the loungy set up when you first walk in. The falafel was delicious and and priced very reasonably. Definitely recommend this place ; )

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Atlanta, Georgia
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82 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We're vegans and finding food in Costa Rica was hard, so we were really happy when we found this little hole in the wall place. Not much of an ambiance, very hot restaurant with no fans, no AC. Food takes forever to arrive! But as vegans we didn't have many options, so we settled for falafel wraps at this place.... More

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New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Falafel Bar is literally right down the street from Hotel La Mariposa, where we were staying last week. We came here for lunch one day. The food was absolutely delicious. Nice, fresh veggies. My daughter said her falafel was the best she ever had. Hummus was fantastic, but ran out of pita, so we ate the rest with a spoon.... More

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New Jersey, USA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Being a lover of Mediterranean food, we had to stop at the Falafel Bar to check it out. Fortunately, we were not disappointed. Despite the limited number of items on the menu, all four of s had something different and everyone enjoyed their choices. The hummus is delicious but comes with only one pita. The serving was huge so we... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This is one of the two best places to eat in Manuel Antonio for sure. It was some of the best falafel I have ever had. They also serve french fries with hummus in pita, which was really good.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Everyone was kind, the food was good and reasonably priced. The menu was a bit short offering about 7 dishes but everyone in my family had something different and we all liked what we had. Plus, they served big portion sizes which was a bonus considering the low price. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The Falafel Bar in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica is one of the best meal I have had here in a long time. This town is WAYYYY over priced for restaurants. BUT the Falafel Bar is a clean, fresh and happy discovery. I'm from Santa Cruz, California and haven eaten my fair share of falafels. I say this without any reservation... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The name and the sign attracted me to the Falafel Bar. After requesting it for days, my boyfriend finally agreed to go there for lunch, and we were not disappointed. The food was fresh and light - a great lunch for a hot day. The owner was so friendly, the furniture was unique and fun, and the view was great.... More

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