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Falafel In Paradise - CLOSED

75-5725 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1789
+1 808-990-4113
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
29 Apr 2016
“Great Fresh Food for Lunch”
11 Apr 2016
“That Falafel hit the spot!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Fast food, Mediterranean, Israeli, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher
$$ - $$$
75-5725 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1789
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

It’s a one man operation, but Meir manages to do it all. The food is prepared only after you order, so it is fresh. Try also the Shakshuka.

Thank David177
Reviewed 12 April 2016

What a great tasting falafel! So fresh and yummy! The combo was awesome with the falafel pita, freshly cut salt/pepper fries and a canned soda. The co-owner Meir was delightful, full of knowledge and so passionate about his food! He loves to feed people great...More

Thank konadaze2016
Reviewed 28 March 2016

My wife and I had a lot of great island food in Hawaii, but, as delicious as it all was, after a couple of days, we were ready for something different. That’s how we ended up at Falafel in Paradise in Kona, and it offered...More

Thank edotkim
Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Good falafel which you probably never see anywhere else in Hawaii. The mixture of sauces is probably making it tasty a bit

Thank shankaleesh
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Believe it or not, this tiny establishment is not only kosher, but has some of the best falafel we have ever eaten (and we've been to Israel many times!) The two young owners make the Pita bread by hand daily and it is superb! They...More

Thank cookingmdmom
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Maybe it's not a typical Hawaiian food, however one of (I could easily say THE BEST) place to eat in Kona. Always fresh, healthy and DELICIOUS -whatever I tried was just soooo good! Definitely must try if u care for a good and fresh food...More

Thank Nwamara
Reviewed 23 January 2016

We ate here twice during the past few weeks. It is somewhat out of the way, in the middle of a small shopping mall close to the farmers market in downtown Kona. The falafel is very fresh as well as the chopped veggies that are...More

Thank 200New_Yorker
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We found this place on Trip Advisor and wanted to give it a try. The menu is small, but everything we had was so fresh and delicious. All the menu items are home made including the Pita. We went there twice and took away the...More

Thank davidm1014
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

This is the place for falafel! At the time of our visit, they had very limited access to kosher meat, as a result, only 4 choices: falafel, fried chicken schnitzel, shaushuka, French fries. The place is set back from the street so you need to...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Who expected outstanding falafels in Kona town? These were amazing, with homemade pitas and lots of fresh veggies made for some of the best falafel I have ever had.

Thank chs8084
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Restaurant Details

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US$8 - US$16
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5725 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1789
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-990-4113
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