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Falafel Gourmet Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner


Cafe, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli
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Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews lunch falafel pita pocket lamb antipasto platter bread love this place new zealand great taste amazing food friendly service vegetarian feta wrap meat takeaway crispy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Real authentic Israeli falafel Freshly prepared from fresh ingredients Very large potions even the small falafel filled me up Nice friendly owner Would go back any time

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank alan p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, friendly service so good. Had the vegetarian falafel pita pocket the first day. Then came back the next and had the hummus salad pita pocket. So yummy

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank melissajaynexoxox
Reviewed 16 November 2018

This is a go to place if you want a really tasty lunch, the best falafel in NZ (lots of herbs that many places don't have) and great service to go with it. Best vegetarian food in Nelson.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DCM220
Reviewed 18 June 2018

One of the best Falafel's I have eaten. Great taste, beautifully made, crispy Falafel balls, tasteful and fresh with great sides added. Worth the visit ! Well done Falafel Gourmet !!!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank YaronE26
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We pretty much stumbled upon this place while wandering through Nelson CBD. We were looking for a light lunch, and the menu here looked appealing. We ordered the Middle Eastern Antipasto platter for two and it was absolutely delicious. More than enough food for the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Nomads_on_Tour
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Love this place! The quality is consistently high and the price is right. Ask for jalapeno peppers with your falafel.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank StevenG188
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Just happened across this little cafe, and we were so glad we did. Chose a pitta pocket with a Falafel salad - brilliant. Also, great coffee and great service.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank therec2018
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This place is simply amazing. It's super cheap, delicious and offers great customer service. My food was ready in no time and even the small Falafel was massive. I would definitely recommend going there if you are looking for a fast authentic snack. Plus tonnes...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank DonLonn
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

If you never tried Falafel before that this is a really good place to start, the place is very welcoming and the staff are really nice. The dish is very big and you can get full after 1 pita. The Falafel itself was good, not...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank reiadar
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Really great Mediterranean food - lots of meat, fresh salads and bread. Very tasty and filling. Wish I had a place like this in my home town.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank NettieNZ
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