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Falafel Ha'zkenim

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18 Wadi Street, Haifa, Israel
+972 4-851-4959
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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
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California
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177 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Haifa's legendary falafel in wadi nis nas. Falafel is delicious! Always fresh. Salads are amazing. Kubeh also available. Must visit!!!

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Vienna, Austria
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We ate at many different falafel restaurants during our visit and this was by far our favorite. Always very busy, and the falafel & toppings were always fresh!! You have to learn the art of walking & eating at the same time!! Would go back again next time we visit Haifa!!

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Thank pertrafichtel1212
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I were very pleased with the food here. really the best Falafel we have ever. The falafel is juicy, simple with a special flavour of cumin spice

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Haifa, Israel
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very special place! You won't go for the decor, but you'll go for what is reportedly the best falafel in Israel (they've got awards to prove it). You'll also want to go for the experience of being in Vadi Nissnass - one of Haifa's charming and old authentic Arab neighborhoods. Service is friendly and fast. Always busy but never a... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have tried this place several times and the satisfaction was always full. The service and the attitude are alway from the heart.

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Thank Nametx2 N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great falafel and wonderful service! Easy to find. Bla bla and the new year. Please don't hesitate to ask for a sample.

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Thank Maciej K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shop was closing when we arrived. Owner apologised and gave us a few falafel balls for free. It tasted very good. We will go back.

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Thank AntonBouwer
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good falafel, the balls are crisp and nice and the tahini is the best in the business. 15 shekel for pita 8 shekel for half a pita

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Thank 83eyals
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Falafel Ha'Zkenim is very respectable establishment and rightfully has its share of "Loyal Followers". Its been at the same place for ages and sales its authentic falafels to many satisfied customers day after day. Everything of the top quality: falafels are crunchy, pittas are fresh and tchina is greatest. Saying all that - its not the testiest falafael I ever... More 

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Thank Ella L
Haifa, Israel
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place in Wadi NISNAS rd., rather clean, but I must say I have eaten better falafel balls in my life. This stand is an iconic institute in Haifa, half a portion is only 8 shekels (like 2 $), so it's worth a bite.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast Food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Wadi Street, Haifa, Israel
  • Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Haifa District  >  Haifa
  • Phone Number: +972 4-851-4959

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?