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Layla's Falafel

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Fast Food, Middle Eastern
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2088 Black Rock Tpke, Fairfield, CT 06825
203-384-0100
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 9
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
great food

if you like Mediterranean food, you do not have to go far. the food is great, the service is nice and clean. very friendly atmosphere

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
Omar2Jenna
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Hamden, Connecticut
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English first
Connecticut
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This is our favorite Mediterranean Food Restaurant and my daughter's first restaurant after being away from home for awhile. There is absolutely no ambiance and no wait staff perse, but I'm grateful there are a few tables there to sit and eat. The Lamb and Chicken Schwarma Platters as well as the Kibbies and falafels sandwiches are delicious.

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Stratford, Connecticut, United States
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19 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I hadn't been here in a while and so called and ordered lunch to take out to go - Falafel with eggplant. When I picked it up (in about 10 minutes) it was luke warm - sort of soggy - and definitely flavorless. Very disappointed as their food used to be fabulous !

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Hamden, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

if you like Mediterranean food, you do not have to go far. the food is great, the service is nice and clean. very friendly atmosphere

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Wow, a friend recommended this place for delicious ME cuisine, and his place hit the spot! Ordered Arabic chicken schwarma, and it was hot, fresh, and the humus and special garlic sauce were out of this world. The side salad was fresh and delicious, too, with a nice, light dressing. I will be back!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I have had a lot of great Lebanese food as my family is from close by and I have some Lebanese family members. This place is OK. We had the falafel sandwich and fattoush/falafel platter. The falafel were tasteless and the whole thing was held together by the fact that the tahini was quite well prepared. OK - could do... More 

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Fairfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Great selection of Middle Eastern food and probably the best hummus I've ever tasted. Favorites are the Lamb Shawarma or Lamb Kebobs, but everything we've had is delicious. Try the Kibbee and get some Tahini Sauce on the side for a real treat.

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The gyros are made in front of you and the sauces are fresh. The menu has a large selection to choose from and the Baklava is very good. The staff is friendly. A small inside area with middle eastern music playing and music videos that make you feel like your not in Fairfield. Most take the food to go..

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Westport, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Absolutely the best falafel around. The place is nothing to look at, but the food is terrific. The food is made to order, so you may have to wait, but it's worth it. Value is excellent for the quality.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Brings back the memories of food we had while living in the Middle East! Very authentic! The only downsides are the flat breads-not homemade, rather tasteless, but again-the food is great!

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new york, ny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

Consistently good quality takeout. Very fresh and reasonable prices. Definetly recommend if you are in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2088 Black Rock Tpke, Fairfield, CT 06825
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: 203-384-0100

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Fast Food, Middle Eastern
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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