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Mamoun's Falafel Restaurant

20 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3202
+1 609-454-5936
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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10:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
20 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3202
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mamoun’s is a classic middle eastern restaurant in the Northeast. I first tasted their delicious food in 1990 at their location in New Haven, CT as a graduate student. Their food is great and affordable on a student budget. I had my first falafel at...More

Thank MarktheWay
Reviewed 3 February 2018

There are some new chains, which are awful. This is a small chain with a few restaurants -- all excellent. If you like eastern Mediterranean cuisine, go for it!

Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

On a cold DEC day after university tour, we visited this restaurant, Good food choices. Excellent service. Reasonably priced. Go easy on the hot sauces on the table.

Thank Srini V
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visit frequently both with and without our kids. Good value and quick service. High quality Middle Eastern food. Excellent vegetarian selections and chicken kabobs. A strong addition to downtown Princeton.

Thank Jeremy V
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Absolutely loves this place. Excellent Middle Eastern food. Order as much or as little as you want. The food is prepped freshly for you to enjoy. Canteen style set up - place your order, get a ticket, collect your food and find a place to...More

Thank Milap S
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Good food, decent interiors and nice service. The food was typical mid eastern and very tastefully served. The portions were also large. The grape leaves dish was a special one.

Thank kvsmohan
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Went there for lunch had the lamb shawarma plate the hummus and baba ganoush had a lovely flavour. It is more of a fast food place reasonably priced ideal for students at Princeton. The menu was good. Service was very good . The juices were...More

Thank P T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Unfortunately, I can’t say that this is a best falafel place. The location is great – Nassau St. in Princeton, the staff is friendly, but food is average and nothing special on menu that would bring me back. Hummus, falafel, fava beans – all was...More

Thank EarlyRetirementAbroa
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Decent place with good atmosphere and nice location. A big parking facility nearby. Reasonably priced. We had Fool Mudammas plate, Shawarma sandwich and veggie combo plate. All of them were very tasty. We had the tap water which was served in plastic glasses. It smelled...More

Thank nandini n
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Went here with my husband, and we both lived in Israel for some time. Falafel were lacking herbs and spices, and should come in a bigger pita with a lot more salad and some tahini- minimum. The authentic places I have visited in the Middle...More

Thank Wies_VH
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Sue W
30 June 2016|
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Response from larrybard | Reviewed this property |
You should call them to verify this -- the staff is quite friendly -- but I believe that even though they say their sandwiches normally come with tahini sauce, they probably also would make them with tzatziki sauce (and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3202
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-454-5936
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