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Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
Special Diets
Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
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6 Lunch specials (6.95) - Mon-Fri: green bean stew with rice (vegan available), baked kifteh with rice, spinach and black-eyed peas with rice (vegan available), baked cornish hen half with French fries, vegan majadareh, jerusalem artichoke stew with rice
(Appetizers come with a serving of fresh pita bread)
Puréed garbanzo beans in tahina paste with lemon and a hint of garlic
Baba Ghanouj
Roasted eggplant in tahina paste with lemon, parsley and a hint of garlic
Jerusalem Salad
Diced cucumbers and tomatoes in tahina paste
Turkish Salad
Diced tomatoes and onions in a tomato paste with hot sauce and olive oil
Puréed fava beans topped with a pinch of garbanzo beans and lemon and garlic sauce
Finely chopped parsley, tomatoes, green onions, mint, and cracked wheat
Stuffed Grape Leaves
Grape leaves stuffed with rice, tomatoes, onions and parsley
Fried patties of finely ground garbanzo beans spiced with parsley, cilantro and onion
Yogurt Cucumber Mint Salsa
A signature mediterranean salsa served as a rice topping or dip
Red lentil and onion lentil soup topped with baby spinach
Small $3.95
Large $5.95
Chicken breast with an assortment of vegetables and rice
Small $3.95
Large $5.95
Greek Salad
Garden greens, romaine lettuce, black olives, tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, garnished with feta cheese and served with focaccia croutons
Caesar Salad
Garden greens, romaine lettuce, slices of tomato, cucumber and onions, topped with grilled chicken breast and chopped fresh mushrooms served with focaccia croutons
Chopped romaine lettuce mixed with fresh sliced tomato, cucumbers and onions, tossed with toasted pita chips spiced with thyme, sumac, lemon and olive oil
Side Salad
Chicken Shawarma
Marinated chicken in a mixture of spices and vinegar grilled to perfection served with a variety of salsa garnishes
Beef Shawarma
Marinated beef in a mixture of spices and vinegar grilled to perfection and served with a variety of salsa garnishes
Minced beef mixed with parsley and onions, spiced with a mixture of mediterranean spices, grilled to perfection and served with a variety of salsa garnishes
Grilled Chicken
Chicken breast grilled to perfection served with a variety of salsa garnishes
Paties of finely ground garbanzo beans spiced with parsley, cilantro and onions, lightly fried to a crunch and served with a variety of salsa garnishes
Grilled Portobello Mushroom
Grilled portobello mushroom in a bed of garden greens with avocado and roasted red peppers
Honey Baked Turkey
Sliced honey baked turkey in a bed of garden greens served with avocado and roasted red peppers
Tahina $+0.75
Cucumber salsa $+0.75
French Fries
(Lunch and dinner)
Yakhni Khudra
An assortment of vegetables sautéed in olive oil with garlic and then simmered in a light tomato sauce, served with a rice pilaf
Baked eggplant‏ on a bed of basmati rice topped with browned ground beef, onions and pine nuts in a yogurt tomato sauce
Shwarma Platter
Beef or chicken shawarma plattere with hummus, basmati rice and garnishes
Chicken Banana Squash Mughrabiyeh
Grilled chicken with sautéed banana squash, zucchini and garbanzo beans in a mediterranean red sauce spiced with herbs and dash of cinnamon served with a couscous pilaf
Vegetarian Okra
Sautéed okra with garlic and onions in a mediterranean red sauce spiced with herbs served with a couscous pilaf
Grilled Chicken with Basmati Rice
Grilled chicken breast, tomatoes, onions and mushrooms with a side of yogurt cucumber mint salsa served with a basmati rice pilaf
Grilled Kifteh with Basmati Rice
Grilled kifteh, tomatoes, onions, mushrooms and steamed vegetables with a side of yogurt cucumber mint salsa served with a basmati rice pilaf
Caramelized onions cooked with rice and lentils topped with crisp sautéed onion strips served with a choice of tomato salsa or yogurt cucumber mint salsa
Baked eggplant layered with minced meat, onions and pine nuts topped with a layer of mozzarella cheese served with a basmati rice pilaf
White Cheese Quiche
Made with queso blanco cheese
Three Cheese Quiche
Made with cheddar, mozzarella and queso blanco cheeses
Sujouk Sausage Quiche
Made with flavorfully-spiced beef sausage
(Baked on thin-layered flat bread)
Made with queso blanco cheese
Lahmeh Wa a’Jeen (Armenian Pizza)
Beef minced with onions, garlic, tomato, tomato sauce, green peppers and armenian spices
Spinach Pie
A dough filled with chopped spinach and caramelized onions, spiced with sumac
Mena’Ish Za’Atar
Served with‏ a topping of olive oil and thyme
Cheese Pockets
Cheddar and mozzarella cheese toasted in a sesame seed spiced pocket
Meat Pockets
Ground beef browned with onions and served in an oregano spiced pocket
(In fresh pita, grilled like a panini)
Beef kifteh with thinly sliced tomatoes pressed like a panini
Cheese Aray
Your choice of queso blanco cheese, mozzarella or cheddar (or any combination of the three) served with thinly sliced tomatoes, pressed like a panini
(Home-made sahlab-based ice cream)
Pistachio, Coconut or Mango Ice Cream
1 scoop $2.45
3 scoops $6.50
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Reviewed February 13, 2020 via mobile

I love this place! I always get the falafel sandwich and finish it off with a pistachio cookie! Those are heavenly! Super yummy food and they’ve recently added televisions. TRY IT!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Awesome Falafel and Arabic Style Food in Salt Lake City. Beside other things we had the Falafel Sandwich which was amazing. Definitly the place to go if you are in SLC.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed May 25, 2019 via mobile

Stopped here based on a Trip Advisor review before we headed to the airport and it was delicious!! Everything was really fresh. I was pleasantly surprised by the protein portions. That was nice to see. We loved everything we ordered (chicken shawarma, kabobs, hummus, and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

It was first time and i tried falafel and chicken tandoori platter. It was an amazing. Best falafel in Salt Lake City. Definitely recommended...

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

My friend brought me here and I'm glad he did! Best Greek I've had. They gave plenty of tzatziki sauce and the falafel was nice and moist. Freshly baked pita bread, delicious baba ganoush. This place rocks!

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed May 17, 2018

this was lunch stop during my road trip and i thank myself for stopping here. The BEST beef Shawarma and affordable price. This is 100% Halal restaurant. Will be coming again whenever i am in Salt lake.

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

On our drive from VA to CA, we were in Salt Lake City an extra day/ night because of storm Xanto. We were pulling a trailer so running out to pick something up was not an option. We were also looking for something healthier than...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

I’ve been to 3 countries in the Middle East so I am familiar with this cuisine. O’Falafel knows how to prepare the food correctly with the distinct regional flavors. You order and pay at the counter and then sit at a table. They deliver the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed August 21, 2017

I loved the huge portions that my shwarma wrap was served to me and the people there could NOT have been nicer. Good value for the overall experience.

Date of visit: August 2017
Reviewed July 11, 2017

This is a great go-to for a quick falafel craving. Fast service, friendly staff. Parking is limited, but worth it. Decently priced for amount of food.

Date of visit: July 2017
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