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2301 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128-1651
+1 408-294-7886
10:00 - 20:00
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Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 20:00
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San Jose, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Been going here for 23 years. If you want Greek food - go. Great for vegetarians and meat eaters...casual, inexpensive and convenient if you are in SJ area.

Thank AMNHM17
San Jose, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Looking at this "Drive In" joint might give you second thoughts about stopping but rest assured that it's well worth the adventure. The usual long lines out front might give you a hint of its popularity. The menu is pretty simple. Two sizes of falafel with a tangy white sauce and spicy red sauce. It's always freshly made with an... More 

Thank Marty F
San Jose, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A real falafel needs to be Golden brown not green, they stuff so much junk and Cilantro it becomes Cilantro balls not Falafel. Trust me as an Israeli who makes his own damn good Falfel what they sell is not Falfel and the Humus is basically water with some Sesame flavor who ever seen Humus so diluted its liquid, waste... More 

Thank izakkapi
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Every time I try another Falafel restaurant, I'm always comparing their falafels to this restaurant! None have ever compared. No matter what time you go there, it seems there is always a line - but they are quick and it is worth any wait!

Thank R4211IIdianam
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Are here and had the Best Value deal. Large Falafel and Banana shake. Added fries and wow. Great food! Excellent banana shake. I will be back.

Thank Myles M
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I don't know whether these are more or less authentic than the many others I have eaten in my travels, but they are definately the best.

Thank vintner25
San Jose, California
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

❤️ this place. There's something simply wonderful about the gyros and shakes. It's comfort food for me!

Thank Mssdupsy
Ciudad de México
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107 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just loved this place. The falafels are delicious... really tasty. You have to try the banana milk shake. The hot dogs and french fries are perfect for kids and they have an area where you can eat. Great service and great value. A MUST if you enjoy trying new things.

Thank lpondelek
San Mateo, California
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No wonder this place always gets great reviews. They serve large portions and the food tastes great. Not sure how they make the hot sauce, but I loved it so much I just bought some to take home!!! I travel a lot, and eat Paleo all the time, and bottom line, the meat they serve here is excellent. The guy... More 

Thank mrpeabody37
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Great falafels and good banana shakes. Usually packed at lunch so get there early or late or prepare to wait in line.

Thank Ron V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegan Options, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2301 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128-1651
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-294-7886

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