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The Falafel King

930 Gambell St, Anchorage, AK 99501-3759
+1 907-258-4328
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pita bread” (6 reviews)
“shawarma” (20 reviews)
“baklava” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Fast food, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
930 Gambell St, Anchorage, AK 99501-3759
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11 - 20 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

Great little place...just don't get them talking about world politics or you might find the world is about to implode. Passionate about their homeland! Very cozy and delicious. What more could you ask for?

Thank Anotherflyer
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Every time I eat here I wonder "Why don't I eat here more often!". The dude who runs this place is fantastic. I essentially always get the schwarma and it is great. If you've been to Europe, think Donner Kebap, only better! He only takes...More

Thank geneatis
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We went to Anchorage and were surprised to find there was a falafel place there. Just seems a little incongruous. But the food was great middle eastern. Great falafel and shawarma. The husband and wife are a delight. We loved it!

Thank AbrahamLincolnCPA
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Compacted place, only one guy works&cooks. But you'd go back there again because the food is THAT good. I had Shawarma, layered meat with Tahini sauce, non daily sauce. The cook says it's made out of sesame seeds. I recommend strongly to just stop by...More

Thank akjusttobehonest
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We almost didn't go in when we drove up but I'm glad we did. It smelled so good we could have eaten the air. The menu is limited but it doesn't have to be huge because it's specialized. Fortunately we were the front of the...More

Thank Kodiak_kid_123
Reviewed 18 September 2015

We ordered Grilled chicken platter and Shawarma and falafel platter. Its an Israeli food joint. It was almost closing time.The lady, owner cum chef, cooked the grilled chciken, shawarma and falafel fresh in front of us. The platters were served with 3 types of salad...More

Thank Jayita G
Reviewed 26 August 2015

I love going here on a rainy day! The food just makes you feel good! My favorite on the menu is the Shawarma, but the Falafel is also great. The owner is always there, and he is always exceptionally pleasant. He only takes cash, so...More

Thank AKAggie96
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

We had the best falafel, shawarma , and kebobs. You can't bet the taste or price! The place has 4 tables indoor and few outdoor tables (in season). You can't go wrong

Thank Bajet21
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

I walked past this place yesterday and thought the small shop may be closed for good from the exterior looks. But a friend came into town and said it had odd hours and looks closed, but it's worth a visit. We both got the schwarma,...More

Thank Beth D
Reviewed 10 June 2015

As someone that came from Israel to visit Anchorage, I have some experience with falafel, and this was one of the best Falafel I ever had , very tasty, and a very big portion. In addition the owner was very nice and makes you feel...More

Thank Sofia M
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Is this a kosher restaurant?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 930 Gambell St, Anchorage, AK 99501-3759
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-258-4328
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