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King of Falafel

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17 Hunter Street | Tavistock Place, London WC1N 1BN, England
+44 20 7278 8909
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“wraps” (27 reviews)
“falafel” (46 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Moroccan, Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
17 Hunter Street | Tavistock Place, London WC1N 1BN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is close to our house on John Street, and we often go here for breakfast or brunch. Nearby University students are the main visitors to this place and remains rather busy every time. But service is good and fast so no long queues....More

Thank ranjanapathak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We usually have breakfast at this busy little cafe when in town and we're never disappointed. We have the English breakfast but there is a wide choice of Lebanese and Moroccan snacks and meals to eat in or to go. We often have the wraps...More

Thank Rudder_60
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I dropped upon this gem whilst walking to meet friends at a local bar. I hadn't eaten so I popped in and ordered a chicken shawarma wrap. It was brilliant, the chicken was moist and tasty, the tomato and cucumber salad was fresh and the...More

1  Thank nige2760
Reviewed 7 May 2017

As I was going to be following the Tweed Run yesterday I needed something to keep me going, the King of Falafel did a great job. Great little cafe, great service and a very tasty falafel, vrey cheap as well.

Thank Colin E
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service. Hassid and yasim were fantastic. Helped us decide from the items and even found soup for my husband when they thought they were out! They treated us like family. A wonderful quaint little place that easily accommodated our party of five. Best Mediterranean...More

Thank Dori K
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Freshly squeezed (?) apple juice was just what was needed after a long bike ride. And the mint tea was the best I've ever tasted.

Thank JosieOxon
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, excellent food freshly made Great coffee, too Note - they only take cash on these modern times!!!

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I liked this place very much - it is a bit different from many establishments and I liked the vegetarian options. The salad was great - fresh and interesting and falafels superb. It is a clean, welcoming restaurant and prices are very reasonable indeed. Service...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

A bit different then the usual fare presentations i have eaten. Instead of bog fried balls a smaller more granulated type, enjoyable. Salad included was very tasty and had many veggies not just lettuce and tomatoes. Inexpensive quick linch fir on the go museum fanatic...More

Thank rhamba k
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Good casual food, friendly staff. Reasonably priced.Range of meats and vegetarian options. In the summer good to sit outside and watch the world rush by.

Thank charleseurope007
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Hunter Street | Tavistock Place, London WC1N 1BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7278 8909
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