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dejager Aug 17, 2011 07:17 AM

What are the best cheap eats in Manhattan, preferably mediterranean?

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    thegforceny RE: dejager Aug 17, 2011 07:30 AM

    This question comes up quite often. There are plenty of great options. You can see many threads by using the search option for "cheap eats". See below:

    http://www.chow.com/search?query=%22c...

    1. Motosport RE: dejager Aug 17, 2011 12:56 PM

      Mamoun @ several locations.

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      Mamoun's Falafel
      119 MacDougal St, New York, NY 10012

      Mamoun's Falafel
      22 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10003

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        michele cindy RE: Motosport Aug 18, 2011 11:10 AM

        My answer as well. Just went there today to the Macdougal St. location. Best deal around.

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        Mamoun's Falafel
        119 MacDougal St, New York, NY 10012

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          Bone Thug n Hominy RE: michele cindy Aug 18, 2011 03:50 PM

          Do people really prefer Mamoun's to Bereket? Mamoun's is one of my go-to spots, but I think Bereket is the best middle eastern takeout in NY.

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          Bereket
          187 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002

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            michele cindy RE: Bone Thug n Hominy Aug 18, 2011 04:22 PM

            I haven't been to Bereket in years. At Mamoun's I usually get a humus, tabouleh, sandwich, hold the lettuce, but with everything else. I love their hot sauce, and the humus is lemony just the way I like it. When I do get falafal I like these since they are not overly spiced, crisp on the outside and moist on the inside. The only complaint, the pita isn't anything out of the ordinary. + it's 3.25 for my combo.

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            Bereket
            187 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002

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        kathryn RE: dejager Aug 18, 2011 12:13 PM

        See also:
        http://realcheapeats.com/nyc/2011/tai...
        http://realcheapeats.com/nyc/2011/guu...

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