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Iso Roobertinkatu 2, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 40 2415719
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 04:00
Sat 12:00 - 04:00
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2 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fafas here used to be good but meals ceps becoming smaller and less tasty. So in the end nothing to go to. Dont recommend

Thank Athir H
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5 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

good taste, very convent, and the service is good, really fast, price is ok. many local people there. recommend salad!

Thank Lei D
Leicester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great falafel and really yummy, they have three vegan options and vegetarian options as well. Great place for quick yummy food!

Thank suzyfjones
Helsinki, Finland
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I was surprised by this restaurant. The serve really delicious falafel dishes for decent price. Falafel is not overfried and keeps its freshness and taste. In combination with salad and delicious salsas it is a must eat if you search for cheap but delicious middle east food in Helsinki.

Thank haanahh
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Fafa's is a great place for vegetarians - quite a few options and the food is absolutely amazing. I'm guessing lots of foreign customers visit the place since we only heard the friendly staff speak English :) The place was quite packed but we managed to get a table. People come and go quite quickly since you get your food... More 

Thank Mirjam V
Siuntio, Finland
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Very helpful staff and nice food. I had a light lunch with falafel + hummus. Tasty and good value for money.

Thank Jamie B
Newbury, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Really tasty falafel and halloumi Pitts. Difficult to eat and a bit messy but so tasty. Shop is tiny with seating for about 10. Lots of people just seemed to get take out

Thank sunsearcher7
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Truly the best falafel in Helsinki! The halloumi and falafel pitta is a favourite as well as the vegan falafel pitta. I go here regularly and am never disappointed with the quality or size of the food. Fresh ingredients, friendly staff and several great central locations. Perfect for a quick bite on your own or with friends. Most pittas around... More 

Thank thetravellinghan
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I've heard so much good about Fafa's, so i was eager to try it out myself. Ordered the cauliflower pita, and was disappointed; it had this very strong bitter taste, and it had too much chili so all i could taste was this bitter taste and chili. Also too expensive compared to the ingredients used in the food.

Thank Amanda M
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Tiny Lebanese bistro/take away. The food was fresh and deliciously prepared. Everything is kept very simple and they have a rather small card. This is more a spot for a quick snack/lunch, not really a place to dwell and unwind. Service was very friendly and helpful!

Thank benedicte k

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Iso Roobertinkatu 2, Helsinki 00120, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 40 2415719

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?