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Zookers Restautant

5404 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1423
+1 805-684-8893
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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11:30 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5404 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1423
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Personable caring staff who cheerfully accommodated my friend and her walker. Our server had just the perfect mix of attentiveness and patience. Noting our birthday gift-giving, she surprised us with a delicious ice cream treat, complete with a candle. It was a memorable and delicious...More

Thank Maribeth14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty food in large portions and friendly attentive service. Quiche of the day excellent as are salads. Toilets are outside the restaurant.

Thank Travel_Molette
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

My husband thinks that Outback Steak House is fancy so when he saw the prices ($15-30) he kinda freaked, but that didn’t deter me, the pork chop was grilled wonderfully, bone in, super thick served with sautéed onions and grilled Brussel spouts. Paired nicely with...More

Thank Maria L
Reviewed 23 March 2018

I went to Zookers twice during a four day stay in Carpinteria. It offers a menu with plenty to choose from for both carnivores and vegetarians alike. The people who work there are very friendly and helpful. Amy, one of the lunch servers, was especially...More

Thank DB-Raw
Reviewed 4 March 2018

It's rare to find restaurants that are really high quality without being "snooty." Zookers definitely qualifies. The service was efficient and friendly, the food was wonderful, and they had a nice selection of wine. A great place to unwind and enjoy farm-to-table cuisine in a...More

Thank SP_Denver
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Lunch today was excellent. My previous meals at Zooker's did not live up to their reputation but finally, today was great! The server was knowledgeable and professional and the best service I've experienced at Zooker's. We shared a great grilled ahi salad and the grilled...More

Thank Molli S
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Stopped here for a late lunch on a Saturday driving up to Santa Barbara from LA. Blown away by the quality of the food and service. Delicious! Great place to stop while driving up the coast.

Thank Susanbunny_8
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We just enjoyed the best New Year's Eve dinner ever.... at Zooker's in Carpinteria. We both had the Rack of Lamb (although it was a tough choice between that or the Grilled Sea Scallops or Pecan Crusted Salmon). The restaurant was beautiful with holiday decor,...More

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Wanted to break up our 6 hour trip from San Diego to Morro Bay. Stopped for lunch at this trendy restaurant. Very nice atmosphere, great service and good food.

Thank Christie G
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

A delicious chili!! Chicken, red onion, cheddar cheese, black bean chili with guacamole, sour cream and corn tortilla strips on top, oh my a delicious meal with the right amount of spice. My friend...enjoyed a half turkey-stack sandwich with a wild rice and mushroom soup...More

Thank Mary B
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16 February 2018|
Response from Christie G | Reviewed this property |
I remember having wine and my husband had beer. Not sure a full bar is there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5404 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1423
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-684-8893
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