In search of a new favorite Middle Eastern spot?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable Middle Eastern restaurants around Colorado Springs, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings.
1. Doner Usa
Topping the list is Doner USA. Located at 2907 N. Nevada Ave. in Central Colorado Springs, the Turkish, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean spot is the highest-rated cheap Middle Eastern restaurant in Colorado Springs, boasting 4.5 stars out of 79 reviews on Yelp. Falafel plates, doner meat with pita and hummus are all on offer.
2. Taste Of Jerusalem Cafe
Next up is Central Colorado Springs's Taste of Jerusalem Cafe, situated at 15 E. Bijou St. With four stars out of 203 reviews on Yelp, the Middle Eastern, Mediterranean and vegetarian spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for a cheap option. Try the shawarma, falafel, tabbouleh or baklava. The spot also offers tea and Turkish coffee.
3. Briar Mart
Northeast Colorado Springs's Briar Mart, located at 6799 N. Academy, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the low-priced grocery store and Middle Eastern spot 4.5 stars out of 55 reviews. The cafe serves falafel sandwiches, hummus plates and Greek salads, as well as more vegetarian options.