13 Best Falafel Sandwiches in Dubai

Are you a fan of Middle Eastern cuisine and on the hunt for the best falafel sandwiches in Dubai Look no further! In this blog post, we’ll take a deep dive into the top 10 places to grab a delicious falafel sandwich in Dubai, from classic institutions to trendy vegan spots.

All these spots aren’t organised in any sort of ranking format

Al Mallah

The oldest Dubai institution, Al Mallah’s falafel sandwich is made with freshly fried falafel balls, tahini sauce, pickles, and fresh vegetables. With the meanest sandwich, this falafel wrap starts at AED 8

Operation: Falafel

This popular chain serves up a tasty falafel sandwich with a secret spice blend and a side of pickles and fries. You need to check them out!


Zaroob’s falafel sandwich is a crowd favorite, featuring crispy falafel, hummus, pickles, and fresh veggies all wrapped up in warm Arabic bread.

Automatic Restaurant

A classic spot for Middle Eastern food, Automatic’s falafel sandwich is a must-try. Their fluffy pita bread is stuffed with falafel, tahini sauce, and pickles.

Wild & The Moon

For a healthy twist on the traditional falafel sandwich, head to Wild & The Moon for their vegan version made with quinoa falafel, beetroot hummus, and fresh veggies.

Manoushe Street

This Lebanese chain offers a delicious falafel sandwich with hummus, pickles, and tomato apart from their other amazign wraps and maousche’s

Aroos Damascus

Dubai’s falafel scene can get quite pricey, but this restaurant is an exception with their Falafel Sandwich priced as low as AED 4 – making it one of the most affordable options in town. Don’t hesitate to add more items to your order, such as their Shawarma Platter or other mouth-watering dishes from their menu.

The Hummus House

The Hummus House is a popular restaurant that has made a name for itself in Dubai’s culinary scene with its delectable and healthy Middle Eastern cuisine. While the restaurant offers a range of dishes, their falafel sandwich is an absolute must-try. The sandwich is t filled with fresh veggies, creamy hummus, and a drizzle of tahini sauce, creating a harmonious and satisfying taste. Whether you’re a vegetarian, health-conscious, or simply a fan of good food, The Hummus House’s falafel sandwich is sure to impress.

Falafil Al Rabiah Al Khadra Cafeteria

Falafil Al Rabiah Al Khadra Cafeteria is a hidden gem for falafel lovers in Dubai.The sandwich is then stuffed with tangy pickles, fresh vegetables, and a drizzle of tahini sauce for the perfect balance of flavors and textures. Don’t be fooled by its humble appearance, as this cafeteria is a go-to spot for locals in the know who crave authentic, delicious falafel sandwiches. Starting at AED 6 only

Al Safadi

Al Safadi’s falafel sandwich is a simple but satisfying affair with crispy falafel balls, tahini sauce, and pickles wrapped in soft pita bread.

Wafi Gourmet

Wafi Gourmet’s falafel sandwich is made with hand-rolled falafel balls, tahini sauce, and pickles, all tucked inside a warm pita bread.


The cutest date night/family spot in town. With their exquisite Palestinian fare, they also do a really nice oven baked falafel wrap – crispy, juicy and always wins our hearts!

Persian Cafeteria

Located in the bustling Bur Dubai area, Phersian Cafeteria is a modest street stand that specializes in two simple but satisfying offerings – falafel and aloo pakoda (fried potato balls). Their sandwiches are simple and very unique in taste with their own special recipe chutney which gives this middle eastern snack a desi twist. For just Dhs3.50 for a falafel sandwich, this 50-year-old shop has a long-standing  following.

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