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Flying Carpet

504 W Oltorf St, Austin, TX 78704-5448
+1 512-744-5651
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“eggplant” (2 reviews)
“french fries” (3 reviews)
“moroccan food” (3 reviews)
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Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
504 W Oltorf St, Austin, TX 78704-5448
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The vegetarian wrap was delicious! And the sauce put it over the top! The couple who runs it are lovely.

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The Flying Carpet is a food trailer here in Austin that I've been coming to for about 7 years now. For the past few years, they have been located just east of the South First and Oltorf intersection; there's a blue house and the trailer...More

Thank southaustinfoodie
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A large group of friends met here for an outdoor birthday celebration. We brought our own alcoholic beverages, dined outside on picnic tables in the "backyard" of the Flying Carpet brick & mortar restaurant, and ordered dinner from the truck while enjoying the beautiful spring...More

Thank bohemian81
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This a fixed trailer in South Austin, which also has a building with indoor seating. Menu excellent tho limited. Ate here couple years ago, and returned yesterday. Just as wonderful. Husband wife team wonderful. You can get vegetarian or even vegan food. The pita, eggplant,...More

Thank ashby17
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I love finding little off the beaten path places with good, authentic food. This one fits the profile. I had the Big Adbu. It's a bizarre blend of spiced beef (which was wonderful), grilled eggplant, fried egg and french fries topped with a delicious tomato-based...More

Thank TreeHugger2014
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Family-run restaurant and the price is very favorable and eating very tasty and you can choose to sit outdoors or inside the dining hall

Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

I love this place . We are always treated with great service and wonderful food. Everything is made to order so it's not super fast. The wait is worth it. It's BYOB and on the weekends they have a tajin. They use as much organic...More

Thank Writewandaann
Reviewed 27 February 2013

We were in Austin for the chinese new year festival weekend and decided to sample moroccan food at the Flying carpet. when we arrived, they were not open. but the trailor next door informed us that they were on their way and should bethere in...More

Thank Pooja P
Reviewed 21 December 2012

The great Abdul and his wife serve lovely Moroccan food from a trailer, but there is also an inside area with tables and couches. You can get delicious Moroccan fast food for lunch or dinner, or, with advance notice (we didnt try), order couscous or...More

1  Thank ashby17
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  • Address: 504 W Oltorf St, Austin, TX 78704-5448
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-744-5651
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