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Murray's Falafel and Grill

261 1st Ave, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10003-2901
+1 212-533-1956
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“falafel” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Fast food, Kosher
261 1st Ave, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10003-2901
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Fresh, tasty, reasonable price. No sitting. Worth to try. Take the pita pocket. As good as expected.

Thank Z2081
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Terrific fresh falafel. I came in about 5pm on a weekday and the tables were full so we got a falafel to go. While we were waiting the waiter offered us each a falafel ball to try. WOW. It was delicious, so fresh and warm....More

Thank Sookers1
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Murray's is like a hole in the wall, walking down the street you might almost miss it, but do not! It is small, has around 10 tables and is not fancy. It is Kosher, serves delicious Israeli and Mediterranean style foods at reasonable prices. they...More

Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I had, hands down, the best falafel sandwich ever at Murray's Falafel. I'm so surprised and so pleased at this gem. The generous portions/sizes, the delicious white and green sauces, the oozing flavors, the crispiness on the outside yet softness on the inside of the...More

Thank Tunaidi
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Do yourself a favour and try Murray's out. What a treat! Amazing falafel, service and reasonably priced. We will be back here for sure!

Thank sarah123456Morocco
Reviewed 28 June 2016

You don't need to be kosher to enjoy the food here. Generous portions, friendly service, clean and most of all really good Israeli/Mediterranean food. We will be back!

Thank BEN21472
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

The staff was very accommodating. I came in and said it was my first time, they gave me a free taste of their awesome falafel!

Thank Cheryll A
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Don't expect a candlelight romantic dinner. What you get is a great falafel sandwich for a good price.

Thank uncoco
Reviewed 8 June 2015

This small falafel/schawarma restaurant is the best of its kind--by far! The food is extremely fresh. How often will one get crisp lettuce and fresh vegetables on a Sunday in the summer? The pita is very fresh and tasty. The falafel balls (you get two...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

If you love falafels then Murray's is a MUST! Best falafels I have EVER had! The staff are super friendly and helpful, and everytime I have gone (which is ALOT) they alway throw in something extra! LOVE this place!!! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

Thank Steph D
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 261 1st Ave, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10003-2901
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-533-1956
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