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Jake's Falafel Corner

740A Beacon St, Newton, MA 02459-1943
+1 617-640-2995
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (21 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
740A Beacon St, Newton, MA 02459-1943
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Delicious food and good counter service. Every time I have eaten here (4-5 times) I have come away full and happy.

Reviewed 16 July 2018

We order by phone and go to pick up our food. We get a chicken dish with cherries and then we get a choice of rice. I love the rice with raisins. The chicken is always tender and we have never been dissatisfied. They do...More

Thank lindadG7133ZZ
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Jake is devoted to providing customers with fresh middle eastern food. Take out is popular and there are table for people who can't wait to bring food home

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 4 November 2017

A friendly, unassuming felafel and grilled meat restaurant, with a Middle Eastern-Persian flair. Very tasty food, fair prices.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner for the umpteenth time! Chicken schnitzel platter with rice and salad, yum. I highly recommend Jake’s. Casual atmosphere, quiet enough to have an easy conversation, and terrific, reasonably priced food. What more could you want?

Thank hpicken
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have eaten here numerous times because the food is always delicious. Jake's original and spicy original are so good, you will understand why he does a consistent business. We can't seem to get anything different because we always look forward to our tried and...More

Thank mcpandrews
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We stayed at Chesley Road Bed and Breakfast and what a treat it is that restaurants are just around the area. Being from New York, we're very critical of any falafel outside of NYC. Well, Jake's Falafel Corner rose to the occasion. A must try...

1  Thank Joey B
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Besides the delicious baklava and other blood eastern dishes you can get here, try the carrot juice. It rocks!

Thank 392pattyg
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Jakes Falafel Corner is simply fabulous, the food is flavorful, fresh and has been consistently excellent. Don't forget to try his Kabob's or a vegetarian dish. Be sure to include a side of Pita and hummus and the Garlic Sauce or Hot Sauce is out...More

Thank Wriglee
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We had an excellent dinner at Jake's. Food is terrific; portions are generous; service is fast. This is a very small place with limited seating, but takeout is available. We had a chicken kebab plate, a falafel wrap and baklava. Everything was delicious. We want...More

Thank Deb255
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740A Beacon St, Newton, MA 02459-1943 (Formerly Sandwich Works - Jake's Falafel Corner)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-640-2995
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