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Falafel Drive-In

2301 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128-1651
+1 408-294-7886
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
American, Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
2301 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128-1651
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is excellent! Falafel and shakes are great if you can get near the place. To Crowded 🥙😒!!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank stevenwynn1
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopping by this spot on a rainy evening to gather hummus, falafels and pitas for the Fam! Excellent service and food! and OMG about the banana shakes...A Must! You gotta go!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank amy o
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have a great falefel meal, really like the Israeli dish. The falefel is Egypt style. Not great for seating, better as a pickup

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Migo K
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place should be a Landmark! It has been operating in the same location for Years. It serves the best Falafels in the whole State. I tried other places but this Place at Stevens Creek Blvd. is incomparable!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank esthertelin
Reviewed 4 days ago

Crispy, flavorable, and oh so green and yummy on the inside. Tahini sauce is the frosting on the cake (I mean on the falafel). Been coming here since the 80’s and I have not ever been disappointed. Service is quick and efficient. Interesting San Jose...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Companion145132
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Are you looking for a great place to eat? Do you enjoy eating delicious food? Do you enjoy friendly service? Head right now to this spot and thank me later. I guarantee you will be satisfied

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Craig D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Place is a San Jose must do! and then you come back for the next 30 years..... Sitting in the sun with a Falafel and Banana Shake on a Friday is bliss.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Plaidlaw
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has a very simple menu and no ‘indoor’ seating, but it’s packed, and authentic and tasty!! Limited parking too, so noontime is quite busy.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CharlieSnyder
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's usually a line upon arrival. I've seen the line go across the parking lot and almost to the sidewalk. The crew-members are friendly, serving up delicious Mediterranean fast food with big portions. Try the Banana shake, it's a can't-miss, gotta-have shake. There are other...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sherrygilbertson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go there once. Then go to some of the many other middleeastern places. It is the crunchy'est falafel I have ever tasted..

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank CommunityCuisine
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Maxine C
20 June 2016|
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Response from Scuffy13 | Reviewed this property |
Outdoor picnic tables. First come, first served.
Larry S
31 December 2014|
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Response from estoniankid | Reviewed this property |
I do. OT recall anything specifically being on the ordering display that says an item is gluten free My suggestion would be to call them. I don't know, but since they use old family recipes from the Middle East, their pita... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2301 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128-1651
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-294-7886
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