If you're after a vegetarian meal that's both tasty and sustaining, anything that includes a falafel or two will set you off to a good start. Of course, there are hundreds of variations of falafel out there, but they're all made from healthy pulses such as chickpeas or fava beans. These are blended and combined with herbs and spices before being shaped and deep-fried or baked in the oven into golden balls of deliciousness.
In London, we're spoilt for choice when it comes to Lebanese food, but we've decided to pick out some of the best falafel dishes in the city for you to order in. We've got all your falafel needs and desires boxed off here, whether you're a fan of eating them with salad, prefer them rolled up in a wrap or love them dished out on a plate with a range of other mezze! Whatever your preference, Deliveroo can help!
1. Falafel Salad Bowl
Packed with protein thanks to the falafels, the Falafel Salad Bowl from Hummus Bros is a great work lunch option or the perfect solution to healthy dinner on the sofa. As well as the falafel, there's a generous portion of house-made hummus, two pita breads and a salad that's topped with fresh tomato salsa and tzatziki. Full of amazing tastes and textures, this bowl is not only good for you – it tastes great too.
2. Magic Falafel Balls
For those times when you're just after the uncomplicated taste of falafel, pure and simple, order a portion of Magic Falafel Balls from Magic Falafel. You can order six, ten or 12 at a time and they come with a side of tahini. Magic Falafel's menu is vegan and gluten-free. And, of course, there are other falafel dishes to choose from too – the Pita Falafel has five falafel balls, hummus and salad crammed into a pita. Whatever you go for, rest assured that this is the ultimate way to get your falafel fix.
3. Falafel and roasted veg wrap
Combine the crunchy on the outside, soft on the inside texture of falafel with the melt-in-the-mouth soft and slippery nature of roasted veg and you have a veritable taste explosion in every bite of the Falafel and Roasted Veg wrap at the King of Falafel. Pure pleasure rolled up in a wrap, and – what's more – it can be brought to your front door!
4. Falafel Burger
At Perfect Blend, the chefs aim to take simple meals and make them special by adding a gourmet touch to everything they create. And that's definitely the case with their veggie burger choice – the Falafel Burger. The homemade falafel patty is served in a bun and topped with salad, mayo and salsa. All the taste of falafel, all the simplicity of a burger.
Whether you like them oven-baked or deep-fried, served alone or atop a salad, all you need to do is click to order with Deliveroo.