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Jaffa Cafe

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Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

We have been to the location in Arroyo Grande, CA for years. We were very pleased when this Santa Maria location opened. Absolutely delicous food that is a crowd-pleaser because it offers choices for vegetarians, too. Yum!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Patty P
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Jaffa hummus is the best. I always order the beef or chicken shawarma. Well worth if and fast service, clean.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank M H
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

It was delicious! The hummus was very good with the grilled pita bread. The beef was very tender. We even got a free baklava because it was Sunday!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Clarice77
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This food is very fresh and feels good for you. The ordering process is a little strange but is well worth it.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank LisaThompsonkw
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Our town was short on culturally diverse food choices until Jaffa entered the picture. It's nice to have an abandoned restaurant be opened with a type of food we didn't have locally. They have served food for local events and the big open restaurant is...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank thawsout
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I had the gyro plate. Dad had the lamb kabob, mom had beef shawarma wrap, baby sis had chicken shawarma wrap. Place was clean, friendly and efficient service.... however, since we live in kabob/Mediterranean food capital of glendale, we've had better, more authentic kabobs/shawarma wraps....More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank trishellie
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I was looking for a new place to try for a quick lunch. As a lover of Greek, Turkish, and Levantine cuisine, I was excited to visit Jaffa Cafe. Overall I was somewhat disappointed. To start, the ordering system is a little unusual. Rather than...More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The Arroyo Grande location remains my favorite, but if you are in Santa Maria and in the mood for Middle Eastern food this is the place to go. The food is tasty, the staff friendly, and the cafe itself well decorated and comfortable.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Ari37
Reviewed 16 February 2017

There are many food options for everyone. I love their veggie vegetarian pita wraps. The grilled vegetables are to die for. So yummy. All of my friends in town love this little gem too. Delicious food with friendly staff. Can't go wrong with Jaffa cafe.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Matkatytto79
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Ordered takeout with friends I was visiting in the area. I ordered the combo plate and chose falafel, hummus, and tabouleh. It came with a nice side salad (great tahini dressing) and excellent pita bread. Everything was delicious, especially the falafel, which was moist inside...More

Date of visit: January 2017
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