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The Falafel King

930 Gambell St, Anchorage, AK 99501-3759
+1 907-258-4328
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“shawarma” (15 reviews)
“pita bread” (6 reviews)
“baklava” (3 reviews)
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Fast food, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
930 Gambell St, Anchorage, AK 99501-3759
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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
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Don't be fooled by the look of this place! The food and service are excellent here. For just a few bucks you can be stuffed full of wonderful falafels! The portions are huge and delicious. There's only a few items on the menu, but they...More

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

We traveled to Israel a few years ago, and we fell in love with the food. We didn't anticipate to find the same food in Anchorage. The falafel was absolutely delicious and the shwarma was out of this world. Portions are generous and the service...More

3  Thank anchorage2010
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Who knew such great falafel could come from a tiny, unassuming place. The place has only a few tables so is geared to take out. We elected to eat in since there was space available when we arrived. We had the Falafel sandwich which consists...More

1  Thank jonsha
Reviewed 19 September 2014 via mobile

Don't let the tiny, insignificant outside fool you! Unbelievably good! Had the falafel sandwich in a fresh made pita. Stuffed full of super crunchy, flavorful falafel and pickled veggies, covered in hummus. Omeeggaaawd.... Delicious! Stuffed and extremely happy :)!!! If you love falafel come see...More

1  Thank SillymeAK
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

My daughter was visiting and we both had an urge for Falafel. The only place I could think of was a little place I had driven by a hundred times but had never tried. We decided to give it a try and drove into the...More

1  Thank Mimi R
Reviewed 10 July 2014

My husband and I were visiting our son who is stationed in Anchorage and after reading many reviews of area restaurants, I wanted to try the Falafel King as I had seen falafels on tv but never had them (or any other middle eastern food)....More

1  Thank Vicki D
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This is a little trailer sitting off to the side in a parking lot. The owner is very personable and friendly. There is no sitting available, which is fine. You can take your food home or just to your car. It's worth it. The portions...More

1  Thank Ishmom
Reviewed 15 February 2014

I tried the special, fish with garbanzo beans cooked with some other stuff that had a nice zing to it and rice. I wasn't sure what to expect but was pleasantly surprised by a wonderful combination of flavors. I'll be returning to try some of...More

1  Thank JDLiquidfire
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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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