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Around the World in 8 Weeks – Middle East



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Wednesday June 22nd saw the seventh and the penultimate event as part of the Around the World in 8 Weeks Event Series. The Belfast Yelp Community have been invited to pack their bags and head off on on a world food tour! Over the next seven weeks the Yelp Community will be jet setting around the globe… without even leaving Belfast. We’ll be visiting eight amazing Belfast eateries, each one serving up incredible eats from distinct parts of the world.

The seventh night as part of the series was held at the majestic Middle Eastern Falafel in the Botanic area of Belfast. Twenty  Yelpers enjoyed a true taste of the Middle East. Falafel is known for it’s healthy, authentic food and the Yelp Belfast crew were treated to it in abundance. A specially designed menu was produced by the business to showcase what they do best. On the menu there was a choice of Falafel, Kofta, Lamb, tagines and shish taouk. The food was served up quickly and it was accompanied by fresh fruit smoothies and traditional mint teas. This truly was a wonderful treat for the taste buds!

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This was the seventh week in a row the Yelp Belfast community left a city centre eatery full to the brim but sadly we are approaching our final week of an eventful series.  Next up for the World Food Tour we jet off to the USA as we visit Belfast new boy Vandal – expect comfort food at it’s best, wings, pizza and fries! The plane will touch down in Vandal on Monday 29th June and thirty more Belfast Yelpers will be given the chance to taste some of Belfast’s most exciting food!

As always you can read all the reviews of the sixth night of the event series on Yelp and have a look at all the spectacular images by Daniel Smyth here!

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