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Best Falafel

2022 Best Emergency Falafel

Pita Chip

It’s a random weekday, and an intense falafel mood strikes. Your next move should be Pita Chip, the fast-casual spot inspired by Damascus street snacks. Order a few perfectly crisped falafel over a bed of steamy yellow rice with grilled peppers and salty marinated zucchini. Even if your emergency doesn’t require fries and garlicky white sauce, you might as well indulge that mood, too. Read More »

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2018 Best Falafel


Yes, Michael Solomonov absolutely could use his name and talent to open all kinds of big, ritzy restaurants in big, ritzy cities. Instead, he opened this humble little shop that makes its falafel electric green with tons of herbs and spices, then stuffs them into fresh-baked pitas lined with salad and hot sauce. Read More »

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