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Mamoun's Falafel

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119 Macdougal St, New York City, NY 10012-1202
+1 212-674-8685
11:00 - 05:00
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New York City, New York
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been coming here for years. It has always been a delicious treat, at any part of the day or night. They do not hold back on flavor. Authentic and tasty. The price is perfect! They know what they have so they don't have to over charge. Mamoun's constantly has a line, which indicates a nice turn over; fresh food.... More 

Thank Nat W
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is small and messy, but I guarantee you'll have the best falafel sandwich of your life here. And the prices are great!

Thank Gabriela K
New York City, New York
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144 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place never lets you down. Open late, cheap, and remarkably tasty and authentic. The staff are always cheerful, and there is always a quiet bustle of activity. A critical restaurant, especially for late night snacks.

Thank englishmaninmidtown
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We went there for the recommended falafels, but ware amazed by the Baba Ganoush. When you go there, a must try.

Thank Jay_OOO
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Very good falafel, great for a quick bite and delicious.The tahini sauce was great! The store is tiny, with standing space and some bar seats. Food is also available to go. Highly recommend this place!

Thank Wendy B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Needed something quick. Picked up a falafel. Nothing special but it was a mere $3.50. Filled the bill.

1 Thank Nancy S
Concord, New Hampshire
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108 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I adore Mamoun's. Where else in Manhattan (or anywhere else for that matter) can you get a delicious, hot, fast, hearty, healthy, and inexpensive meal? Mamoun's falafel wrap is just $3.50 (I remember when it was only $2.50! For that you get a warm pita stuffed with delectable falafel balls, fresh lettuce and tomatoes, and tahini. Add a drink and... More 

1 Thank AnnieMagee
Montreal, Canada
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Best cheap eat in NYC! We went twice in one weekend because its delicious and fast. Please open one up in Montreal! We bought their hot sauce and brought it back home and everyone raves over it.

Thank mslinds85
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66 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I attended the NYU Law School, located exactly one block north of Mamoun's Falafel on Macdougal Street, graduating in 1974. Then as now, the Law School had absolutely top-level programs in International Law, Taxation, and numerous other fields. I had elected International Law. I hung ... as we say ... with a small group of fellow students, including two graduate... More 

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Warwick, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

In 1975 my friend introduced me to a Baba Ghanoush sandwich here. And now 42 years later, I return for the best hummus, falafel and more. A Gr. Village gem.

1 Thank Steve R

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Restaurant Details

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Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
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11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Macdougal St, New York City, NY 10012-1202
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-674-8685

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