Vegetarian & Vegan Kosher Middle Eastern Food

MamasFalafel.com - 18 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

(215) 751-0477

About Us

Far far away, behind the mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, Haviv David operates and runs Mama’s Vegetarian, a teeny storefront on South 20th Street in Center City that is bright and clean and decorated with posters of colorful veggies. Mama's vegetarian has been in business for over 13 years and continously strives to provide the best tasting falafel in the world. But don't just take our word for it. Look us up on yelp and other social media sites. Real people giving us real reviews. So don't settle for the rest, try the best. People travel from all over to try out the best falafel in the world for reasonable prices.

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  • “Cooking is an art, but all art requires knowing something about the techniques and materials”

    — Nathan Myhrvold

  • “Give a man food, and he can eat for a day. Give a man a job, and he can only eat for 30 minutes on break.”

    — Lev L. Spiro

  • “Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.”

    — Julia Child

  • “Never work before breakfast; if you have to work before breakfast, eat your breakfast first.”

    — Josh Billings

Food Menu

Vegetarian & Vegan Kosher Middle Eastern Food

Sandwiches

  • Mama's Falafel Sandwich

    Served with hummus and assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw).

    $8.00
  • Mama's Falafel (half) Sandwich

    Served with hummus and assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw).

    $4.25
  • Sabich Sandwich with a Hard Boiled Egg

    Fried eggplant and hard boiled egg served with hummus and assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw).

    $8.50
  • Avocado Sandwich

    Served with hummus and assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw).

    $8.00
  • Eggplant Sandwich

    Fried eggplant served with hummus and assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw).

    $8.00
  • Latkes Vegetable Patty Sandwich

    Served with hummus and assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw).

    $8.00

  • Dessert

  • Baklava

    One per order.

    $2.50

Platters

  • Mama's Falafel Platter

    8 falafel balls. Served with hummus, assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw), and 1 pita.

    $11.50
  • Eggplant Platter

    4 eggplant slices. Served with hummus, assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw), and 1 pita.

    $11.50
  • Grape Leaf Platter

    Grape leaves. Served with hummus, assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw), and 1 pita.

    $11.50
  • Vegetable Salad Platter

    Includes assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw) and hummus.

    $9.00
  • Latkes Platter

    2 vegetable patties. Served with hummus, assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw), and 1 pita.

    $11.50
  • Samantha's Combo Platter

    3 falafel, 1 eggplant, and 1 latke. Served with hummus, assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw), and 1 pita.

    $11.50
  • Fried Combo Platter

    3 Cubas (deep fried soy meat ball) and 3 Cigars (deep fried soy meat roll). Served with hummus, assorted vegetables (Tehina, tomato, cucumber, and cabbage slaw), and 1 pita.

    $11.50

Side Orders

  • Pita Bread

    Freshly made pita bread.

    $4.00
  • Chips

    $.50
  • Latkes

    Vegetable patty. One per order.

    $4.00
  • Cigars

    Deep-fried soy meat roll and price per piece. One per order.

    $1.00
  • Avocado

    Sliced avocado.

    $2.00
  • Fries

    $3.00
  • Cubas

    Deep-fried soy meat ball and price per piece. One per order.

    $1.50
  • Grape Leaves

    Stuffed with rice. One per order.

    $.50
  • Falafel Ball

    One falafel ball side. One per order.

    $.40
  • Soup of the Day

    Soup of the day served with pita.

    $4.00

Catering

(Call for pricing on all catering dishes.)

  • (Catering) Small Salad Platter

    Serves 8-10 people. Platter includes hummus, cabbage, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrot salad, fried cauliflower, pickles, olives, pickled vegetables, with tahini and hot sauce.

  • (Catering) Falafel Tray

    Serves 15-18 people.

  • (Catering) Hummus Container

    Small size featured.

  • (Catering) Fried Cigars or Cubas

    100 pieces of either deep fried soy meat rolls, or deep fried soy meat balls.

  • (Catering) Apple Cake Dessert

    Serves 24 people.

  • (Catering) Large Salad Platter

    Serves 12-15 people. Platter includes hummus, cabbage, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrot salad, fried cauliflower, pickles, olives, pickled vegetables, with tahini and hot sauce.

  • (Catering) Assorted Salad Trays

    Photo shown with full tray portion (15-18 people). Half tray size available (8-10 people).

  • (Catering) Pita Bread by the Dozen

    Pita bread by the dozen (please note: if purchased alone max is 2 dozen).

  • (Catering) Baklava Dessert

    With a choice of half or full tray.

  • (Catering) Avocado

    24 oz. container of sliced avocado.

Catering Events

Whether you're hosting a party, business function, tailgate or even a wedding, Mama's Vegetarian catering has you covered from head to toe, and especially stomach. With a ton of warm, fresh and flavorful ingredients along with excellent service, everyone can get exactly what they're craving. Yep, we said everyone. And considering we set up and deliver, you could say every order also comes with a heaping side of peace of mind.

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Vegetarian & Vegan Kosher Middle Eastern Food.

Contact Info

  • Mama's Vegetarian
    18 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • (215) 751-0477