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Iso Roobertinkatu 2, Helsinki 00120, Finland
+358 40 2415719
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
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85 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Downtown located very small pita restaurant. Fresh pita's. Not best pitas what I have eaten. Small minuses: no cleaned tables or staff dont care about it. And bottles at table no filled up with water (gotta Ask that too).

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Thank jarkkok503
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Wow, impressive how I disliked my kebab. I do not know what they put in, but it was basically a bad tasting semi-warm hamburger with bitter coleslaw and other disgusting ingredients. After 2 bites I threw it away. My girlfriend liked her chicken kebab, but I tried it and the chicken was very dry and tasteless. So I guess it... More 

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Thank Kornel H
Helsinki
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59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I'm a regular here. I've probably eaten here about 50 times. Would I be coming back if it weren't so good? Staff can be a little bit unprofessional at times but no big deal.

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Thank RobinLocksley
Berlin, Germany
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I lived in Helsinki for almost 2 years. It's hard to believe but, generally speaking, forget to find a good kebab in this city! (this review is about the Kabab, I did not try the falafel) With regards to Fafas: ok if you are into the weird concept of having fancy&healthy fast-food. Actually, they really do a good job in... More 

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Thank Vittorio G
Geneva, Switzerland
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108 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This is a nice place to grab a fast sandwich with good quality ingredients. Still the cost is around 10 euro but probably you cannot find much cheaper than that in Finland :) Both meat and vegetarian options available so everyone can find something of their liking

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Thank Nikolas V
Brooklyn, New York
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329 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

There are multiple locations of Fafa's in Helsinki, and with good reason. The falfal is delicious, as are the vegetables, humus, and chile they put alongside it in the pita. A great way to take a brake from Finnish fare while in Helsinki.

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Thank Comandante-of-Fun
Gothenburg, Sweden
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped by random at this place on our weekend in Helsinki. Great vibe, friebdly and genuine service as well as suoerdelicious food! Perfect for our quick lunch :)

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Thank AnnikaDavidsson
Wisconsin
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95 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We ordered the chicken pitas and thought they were extremely bland and tasteless. While there were a lot of ingredients, none of them seemed to influence the taste in a meaningful way. We waited for about 20 minutes for a take away order. I definitely would not eat here again.

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Thank AaronsTravels
Kuopio, Finland
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259 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The hype about Fafa's is huge in Finland at the moment (and has been for a while now), and the reviews you hear are usually very good, so our expectations were really high! Fafa's is rather trendy and unique, but the staff seemed to be very busy and tense. The woman at the cashier didn't smile once and didn't make... More 

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Thank Aino R
Helsinki
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Fafa´s chain of restaurants is very popular. There are new outlets i.e. in the WTC building and in Kamppi shopping center. There was a recent overview and vote among customers and restaurant critics about the best falafel restaurant in Helsinki. The result was curious: among customers, Fafa´s falafel was voted the best. Among restaurant critics, Fafa´s falafel came last. It... More 

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Thank SingleWomanHelsinki

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Fast food, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 04:00
Saturday
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?