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Falafel Cafe - CLOSED

12140 Collegiate Way, Orlando, FL 32817-2147
+1 407-382-6600
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
2 Nov 2014
“Pleasant surprise”
11 Sep 2014
“Sorry to Report - It's Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
12140 Collegiate Way, Orlando, FL 32817-2147
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2014

I was very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. It is a good place for a "quick" but well prepared lunch or late night snack, which is what I had.

Thank pchat1
Reviewed 11 September 2014

I'm extremely bummed. We visited last year and the food was amazing, but only convenient when we're in that part of town. Planned on attending a concert at UCF and hitting Falafel cafe first, called and got a recording. Another site says it's permanently closed....More

1  Thank EcoOco
Reviewed 22 November 2013 via mobile

Good was great and the attendant was nice.although they need another person assisting. He was running around looking overwhelmed. I got the pizza with hummus and tebuleh. Came out pricey as I had to order each individual. Pizza is good but needs a dip or...More

Thank EsterlovesHenry
Reviewed 13 June 2013

With not that many Lebanese/ Middle Eastern choices on the UCF side of Orlando, this place is a must try. Chicken shwarma with hummus and vegetable soup are delicious. About $13. Prices are reasonable and food is great! Service is quick also!

Thank queenondine
Reviewed 27 October 2012 via mobile

Stumbled across this whole in ucf area and glad we did! Great hummus topped with shawarma -- grilied beef peppers onions on top of creamy hummus. Fresh fatoush salad with tomatoes cukes green peppers red onions and plenty of sumac spices and light dressing. Baklawah...More

Thank AdvicePro
Reviewed 24 August 2012

we are from Miami and eat mediterranean food frequently. we were up visiting family in the Winter Park area and saw a small sign on Collegiate Way near UCF . the food is truly delicious ..and the service is friendly and attentive . All of...More

Thank BradStruereviews
Reviewed 19 June 2012

Stopped by for a quick lunch. First, a few places indicate this is a Moroccan restaurant. It is not. It is Lebanese. I chose the shish tawook (grilled chicken) sandwich. It was huge. The sandwich was Americanized....served with lettuce and tomato on it rather than...More

Thank 1Rahhalatun
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Got the falafel appetizer and a shish tawook. The falafel was wonderful. Crunchy outside and not too dry on the inside. This was my first experience with shish tawook and I have to say it was very good. The Lebanese bread was perfect with this...More

Thank offCenter
Reviewed 23 April 2012

We tried Falafel Cafe a month ago when we decided to try a vegetarian diet. What a great find! We've only had lunch here so far but plan to try dinner soon. They have a vegetarian plate that is delicious. We (my husband and I)...More

Thank Katrina E
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Falafel Café is serving amazing and healthy food with large portions is only the start to describing this gem of a restaurant by UCF. I've eaten at Falafel Cafe several times since the beginning of the year and each meal is better than the other....More

Thank Scott B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12140 Collegiate Way, Orlando, FL 32817-2147
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-382-6600
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