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1580 Rt 35 South, Middlebrook Plaza, Ocean, NJ
+1 732-695-3871
11:00 - 18:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon 11:00 - 18:00
Tue 11:00 - 20:00
Wed 11:00 - 18:00
Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri 11:00 - 18:00
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easily on of the top falafels in NJ or NY... and I've been to just about all of them. This place is really terrific. Everything made fresh. My only complaint: the hours are odd. Oh, yeah, and the name makes no sense. Who hears "uncle jack's good to go" and thinks falafel? When I recommend this place to people I... More 

Thank Klockner
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

If you like falafels this is the place for you. Made with fresh vegetables, hummus, and pita a falafel is a healthy and filling meal that's very reasonably priced. A great place!

Thank Neil S
Ocean, New Jersey
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Uncle Jack's is a very good place to go if you like falafel. They have regular and jalapeno and the hummus is very good too! Only problem is that you never really know when they will be open. They have some funky hours. Reasonable prices.

Thank Andre P
Bradley Beach, New Jersey
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Generous portions, great taste at a reasonable price. For those who are interested, it is now kosher certified.

Thank AsburyLadies
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

LOVE the falafel!!!! They also have great salads. Their tahini dressing is also good. Several days a week they do specials

Thank ccate1996
Oakhurst, New Jersey
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116 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015

The only place I had better falafels was in Israel. Hard to compete with that! This is a friendly place with delicious food and great prices. Tuesday is 2 for 1 day!

Thank Gail F
Spring Lake, New Jersey, United States
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2015

I adore this place. I saw an excellent review in the newspaper and kept it in the back of my mind until I wanted Falafel. It's a small store in a strip mall. Very clean, very courteous staff, and they make the most amazing falafel. They offer a bunch of fresh & delicious toppings and you can select whatever you'd... More 

Thank Kathleen P
Attleboro, Massachusetts
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108 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

I found this place by accident, it's in the Middlebrook shopping plaza on route 35 in ocean New Jersey. The food is great the prices are fairly inexpensive. and you can eat in or get it to go. The place is very friendly and very clean. If you read my reviews you know I like clean.

3 Thank Neil S
Asbury Park, New Jersey
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014

Excellent and tasty food! Loved falafel in a pita with all the condiments! The only suggestion - bring back the chicken shawarma!

Thank Leo Y
Asbury Park, New Jersey
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2013

I go here as often as possible. It's not really traditional falafel but it's AMAZING. The staff is really nice and will let you sample things before you decide what to order. They have wonderful menu items like mushrooms in hummus and jalepeno falafel burgers. I like to bring non-vegetarians here because there's a good variety of things on the... More 

3 Thank jerseysl33

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Middle Eastern, American, Mediterranean, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1580 Rt 35 South, Middlebrook Plaza, Ocean, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ocean
  • Phone Number: +1 732-695-3871

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?