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39200 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA 94538-1318
+1 510-795-7170
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2017

Falafel, Etc is located in a sort of cute, sort'a kitschy strip mall off Fremont Blvd. Some major construction happening next to it so hard to tell if the relaxing outdoor area will be back on-line or not. It's closed for now. Service is super friendly. Place is immaculate. Owned and run by genuine middle eastern folks. My wife has... More 

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Thank Ted K
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

I was close to getting a franchise burger but discovered Falafel Etc on TA. So happy, authentic middle eastern. Quiet area, not overcrowded, really flexible with the menu. I will be here during my next trip...

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Thank Brendan T
Sonora, United States
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

I stopped with a business associate late one night around 7:30pm to find this restaurant putting out great fresh food. I had the falafel and it was fresh and tasty. The pita and tabbouleh also tasted homemade. My associate had the lamb shawarma, and he loved it! The service was friendly and quick. I would definitely recommend this place for... More 

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Thank Jennifer M
Fremont, California
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5,139 reviews
1,524 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

We returned for lunch to Falafel, Inc. There is a major construction project going on in Fremont, so their patio with fountain area was no longer available. As such, we sat inside. They have a very pretty mural on the wall. We enjoyed our lunch. My husband had a falafel platter and I had a falafel sandwich. We had soft... More 

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Thank mini
San Jose, California
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138 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2016

I came here again about a year after my first visit (during which I ordered the falafel sandwich) and ordered the lamb shawarma plate (buy one get one 50% off!). There was lamb, salad, hummus, and pita bread. The pita bread was the same as I last came; could definitely be fluffier and chewier. The lamb was good but not... More 

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Thank Andrea W
Amman, Jordan
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 6, 2016

Went there on a Sunday with the family for breakfast. Ordered Hummus, Falafel and other side dishes. Prices were great and quality of food excellent. Service is very good and fast as well. Staff is very friendly an the place is really clean and spacious. I would definitely go there again, once we have the falafel cravings or to try... More 

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Fremont, California
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2015

This is a very typical mediterranean restaurant, although well appointed, clean and welcoming. The service is friendly and fast, and the food is very good, IT has the usual suspects on the menu: Shwarma, Falafel, hummus, etc. The quality is good and the price is reasonable. portions are large with lots of extras.

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1 Thank Allison W
Fremont, California
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57 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2015

This restaurant run by Ramzi and his wife, is a perfect place for Lebanese and Mediterranean food. Freshly baked pitta bread, the best and most genuine Falafel, grilled chicken kebobs, chicken and meat Shawarma, Homos, Baba Ghanouj, Vegeterian stuffed vine leaves, etc.are the best and most delicious variety of ethnic food, I have had in the Bay Area. The seating... More 

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Thank Rosette O
Tracy, California
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102 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2015

Almost hidden from view, Falafel Etc is an excellent place for a delicious, inexpensive meal. We loved the hummus and the schwarma. Friendly people.

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Thank Michael N
Fremont, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2015

I highly recommend this place, it's very family friendly and its delicious! My kids devour the hummus from this place. Also, their falafels are fresh and tasty! I'm a big lamb addict, so lamb shawarma is a big deal to me and I always order it. They also have kabobs which I also like a lot, specially like kafta kabob... More 

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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
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Fast Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39200 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA 94538-1318
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fremont
  • Phone Number: +1 510-795-7170

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