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Custom catering services for your next event

Falafel of Santa Cruz caters a wide variety of events across the Bay Area such as weddings, engagements, baby showers, graduations, company functions, holiday parties, UCSC events, outdoor events and barbeques. You can count on us to tailor our menu to your specific catering needs for any occasion! Call us for more details and pricing information - 831-459-0486.


Signature Menu: pickup or delivery for small events

Falafel, hummus, babaganouj, Mediterranean salad, dolmas, cheese and spinach pies, and your choice of two of the following meats served over rice: lamb and beef gyros, chicken shawerma, fish filet, chicken kabobs, lamb kabobs, or kefta. Served with pita, tahini and hot sauce.

Get convenient pickup or delivery for your small events.

On-site catering services are available to meet your needs.

Treat your guests to a tantalizing barbeque with our high-quality catering.

Restaurant Menu

Click here to download the menu of Falafel of Santa Cruz.

Best Falafel in Santa Cruz County

In 2014, Falafel of Santa Cruz was voted as "Best Falafel in Santa Cruz County" in a poll by Good Times' readers. Visit us today at 1501 Mission Street.


For On-Site Service and Catering

There is a variety of menus that we serve. We can also tailor a menu to your liking. We can cook and serve any menu at your location (for a minimum of 50 persons).

The presentation style is buffet setup.


The menus are as follows:


Shawerma Menu

this menu is for outdoor cooking only

Beef or Lamb & Beef Shawerma

Chicken Shawerma


Kabob Menu

choice of two of the following kabobs

Beef Kabob (USDA Choice or Prime of filet mignon, tri-tip, or New York strip)

Lamb Kabob

Chicken Kabob


Seafood (based on season and market)

Scampi with one choice of the following fish:

Salmon, Halibut, Sea Bass, Tilapia, or Seared Ahi


Vegetarian Menu

Fresh Falafels



Barbeque Option

We can cook beef ribs, beef roasts, chicken, all types of steaks, smoked meats, and fish. The grade of the beef served is either USDA or Prime (the highest quality in the meat industry) when requested.


Side Dishes

served with every menu



Mediterranean Rice

Mediterranean Salad

Grilled or Sauteed Vegetables



Cauliflower Salad

Pita Bread

Tahini Sauce

Hot Sauce


Appetizers and More Sides

at additional cost




Meat Pies

Cheese Pies

Spinach Pies

Zucchini Salad

Bean Salad

Sauteed Okra

Sauteed Fava Beans





Fruit Salad


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