Our History

O’Falafel Etc. is a family owned restaurant that opened its doors in Salt Lake City in 2008. Owner Osama Khader hails from Jerusalem and also a family with exceptional culinary taste. His love for healthy Mediterranean cuisine and a long rich family history in baking and cooking recipes prompted him to open the restaurant when he moved to Salt Lake City. Osama is a savvy entrepreneur, with extensive management experience. O’Falafel Etc. prides itself in using only the freshest ingredients and baking its own pita bread daily. Customers enjoy healthy, delicious and reasonably-priced Mediterranean food coupled with friendly service. No wonder they always come back for more!