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WINDELLA Feb 14, 2013 08:32 PM

Where is the best place in the Pasadena area for falafels?

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  1. Servorg RE: WINDELLA Feb 15, 2013 07:13 AM


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      will47 RE: WINDELLA Feb 15, 2013 02:32 PM

      Pasadena is not so great for falafel. The ones at Zankou are all right if you manage to get them fresh, but most of the time, they come from under a heat lamp.

      If possible, I'd recommend the drive to Skaf's in Glendale.

      I would avoid Pita Pita and (especially) Mediterranean Cafe. Pita Pita used to be all right, but they really seem to have gone downhill in the past few years. There's a Pita Jungle in Old Town; haven't been to this location, but I've tried one of the AZ locations a long time ago. My guess is that this is also worth skipping.

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