September 16, 2021

American Falafel Brings the Flavors of Jordan to St. Louis [PHOTOS]

Visit American Falafel in University City for authentic Jordanian food like shawarma, hummus, falafel and more.

Read Cheryl Baehr's review: "American Falafel Is a Revelation of Flavor"

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A selection of items from American Falafel: fattoush, kefta burger, eggplant amman, falafel sandwich, falafel bites and hummus.
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A selection of items from American Falafel: fattoush, kefta burger, eggplant amman, falafel sandwich, falafel bites and hummus.
Owner Mohammed Qadadeh.
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Owner Mohammed Qadadeh.
Eggplant amman with sautéed eggplant, fried pita chips and tomato sauce, topped with tahini and yogurt.
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Eggplant amman with sautéed eggplant, fried pita chips and tomato sauce, topped with tahini and yogurt.
Kefta burger featuring a patty made up of ground beef mixed with onions, Italian parsley, salt, pepper and Mediterranean spices, topped with cheese, lettuce, pickles, tomatoes, ketchup and mayo.
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Kefta burger featuring a patty made up of ground beef mixed with onions, Italian parsley, salt, pepper and Mediterranean spices, topped with cheese, lettuce, pickles, tomatoes, ketchup and mayo.
Hummus dip with a touch of extra virgin olive oil, served with pita.
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Hummus dip with a touch of extra virgin olive oil, served with pita.
"The Original Falafel Sandwich" in lavash bread with hummus tahini sauce, chopped tomatoes and pickles.
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"The Original Falafel Sandwich" in lavash bread with hummus tahini sauce, chopped tomatoes and pickles.
"The Original Falafel Sandwich" in lavash bread with hummus tahini sauce, chopped tomatoes and pickles, pictured here with falafel bites.
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"The Original Falafel Sandwich" in lavash bread with hummus tahini sauce, chopped tomatoes and pickles, pictured here with falafel bites.
Fattoush salad with romaine, tomatoes, cucumbers and green onions, topped with pita chips, olive oil lemon dressing and pomegranate molasses.
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Fattoush salad with romaine, tomatoes, cucumbers and green onions, topped with pita chips, olive oil lemon dressing and pomegranate molasses.
Fattoush salad with romaine, tomatoes, cucumbers and green onions, topped with pita chips, olive oil lemon dressing and pomegranate molasses.
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Fattoush salad with romaine, tomatoes, cucumbers and green onions, topped with pita chips, olive oil lemon dressing and pomegranate molasses.
The counter.
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The counter.