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Falafel Drive-In

2301 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128-1651
+1 408-294-7886
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pitas” (43 reviews)
“fries” (49 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 20:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
2301 Stevens Creek Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128-1651
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11 - 20 of 831 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to Falfafel drive in for at least 5 years now. The service is quick, friendly and the food exceeds expectations.

Thank James L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been going there for years and they're consistently great. No one can beat their falafels.Only gripe I have is if you go right @ lunch time, the lines are pretty long. Although when I was there, it moved fairly quickly.

Thank ann c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a walk up, not a drive in. An "eat on the street" or "hole in the wall"...whatever you want to call it...the ambience consists only because of its lack of it . It is a throw back with plastic picnic tables and utensils,...More

Thank racnron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everytime, I go there's a line, because the food Is that GOOD!! from the Falafel salad to the Gyros what outstanding flavors, fresh hot sauce with a tomato base and crushed dried chili's is a kicker! Try the Banana shake , and the fries addicting...More

Thank miamax21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place never disappointa....food and service is always consistent. It'a my go to place when I want a middle east treat!

1  Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been coming here for falafels since I was a toddler and I've never had a better falafel ANYWHERE!!! Because I went to high school so nearby, I feel like this place was a mainstay through my teens. The shakes are pretty good and, when...More

Thank Monica L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go here all the time. Very delicious and good prices. Love the gyro, falafel and especially the banana shakes!🍌

Thank Chelsea G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for a falafel,and they have great hot sauce too. Beware it gets crowded for weekday lunches

Thank Brian-relaxing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As featured in Guy Fiery's Drive-Ins, Diners and Dives, this is a fast food place with a history. No longer a drive-in, it is still a local favourite, with delicious falafel, gyros, salads, etc.

Thank Nina N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Falafels are really small (less than 25c in diameter) and chewy and you get a lot of salad/pita bread and not a lot of falafel.

1  Thank Nata1717
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Maxine C
19 June 2016|
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Response from Scuffy13 | Reviewed this property |
Outdoor picnic tables. First come, first served.
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Larry S
30 December 2014|
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Response from estoniankid | Reviewed this property |
I do. OT recall anything specifically being on the ordering display that says an item is gluten free My suggestion would be to call them. I don't know, but since they use old family recipes from the Middle East, their pita... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 20:00
Friday
10:00 - 20:00
Saturday
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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