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Middle Eastern, Fast Food, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews falafel plate chicken fresh food amazing food home made prices are reasonable worth the wait yummy wrap takeaway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very fresh and tasty mediterranean-inspired fare at a good price. Kind owners/operators. Takes time because it's fresh (like almost everything in CR). One of our favorite places we ate while in Samara.

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed March 1, 2022 via mobile

Very tasty food, if you are looking for something other than casados or Costa Rican food this is a good option. They have limited seating but do takeaway also. Falafel and the humus are nice, good juices, prices are reasonable compared to some other overpriced...poor quality restaurants in Samara.More

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed February 2, 2022

It was always so nice to the the family shine bright and the falafel are super delicious! Sometimes it's getting busy but it's worth the wait!

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed February 1, 2022

I tried half a dozen other restaurants before ordering here, right around the corner from my rental. The cafe was tiny and unprepossessing. But WOW! Great food, fresh, presented with a sense of artistry, and prepared after I ordered it, even the torilla, which was...made from scratch. I ordered the "mixta," chicken, hummus and falafel with salad. Outdoor seating. I'm looking forward to my next meal there.More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed January 30, 2022

Tasty food made with love! We loved the falafel plate with a mix of fresh greens, tasty hummus, home made pita bread plus warm and delicious falafel on top! Highly recommended!

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed January 28, 2022

Such a great little eatery. The food is so fresh and full of flavour! I had the falafel and hummus salad and the fresh pineapple and ginger to drink. Delicious, healthy and served with a smile!

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed January 23, 2022 via mobile

So amazing food with very friendly staff. Falafel is the best I have ever eaten. Must go and try. Don’t miss. Thank you Martin. Every my visit is perfect.

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed October 8, 2021 via mobile

Nice spot, fresh food prepared at the moment. Portion are a tad small to my taste but very tasty. We had the Falafel sandwich and the shrimp sandwich. They were kind enough to prepare for the kids chicken and very good wedge fries. Prices are...very friendly, so highly recommended.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed June 5, 2021

Hands down the best prepared food, lunch or dinner in Samara. There is A LOT of touristy food, bad food and just OK food in Samara. Surprisingly there is a lack of fresh prepared foods.. granted we did travel during covid. Regardless, this place has...delicious made to order healthy food. The prices also can't be beat. My favorite was the Falafeno wrap, fresh made falafel with fresh grilled chicken and salad in wrap with their special BBQ sauce on the side!!! OMG my mouth is watering thinking about it.. Congrats to this place for doing it right..More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed January 20, 2021 via mobile

The falafels from here were lovely, I liked how put few falafels in here, tasty and delicious falafels

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

Delicious lunch, short walk from beach ! I was only able to eat half my wrap... because my three kids wanted the rest! ( and they can be picky!)

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 8, 2020

A friend treated me to lunch. We had the falafel burritos. Fresh, prepared after we ordered and were satisfying. Friendly staff. They were doing a good business at lunch the day we stopped by.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed February 5, 2020 via mobile

Saw this café en route to the beach from our hotel and wanted to stop by, so happy we did! I had the natural salad with extra falafel which was perfect, really vibrant salad and yummy falafel with home made pitta that i didn’t need...but had some of anyway! My ‘not hungry, just a juice for me’ boyfriend was so jealous we came back the next day for their falafel plate and it was incredible, just what your body needs after a marathon beach walk (7.5km apparently!!) Lovely cool, chilled surroundings, epic food, friendly staff - I can see why they get so busy!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 4, 2020

Great little spot with delicious, fresh food. The staff were super friendly. It's worth stopping in!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 10, 2020 via mobile

Great little place for lunch. Very cool owner and tasty food. Good felafel and shrimp sandwich. Perfect for quick stop or pickup to go.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Yes, Falafel Cafe offers takeout services.

Falafel Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5