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Zula Restaurant

700 m Norte de Mal Pais/Santa Teresa Cruce, Santa Teresa 111111, Costa Rica
+506 2640 0614
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (108 reviews)
“fries” (32 reviews)
“schnitzel” (14 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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700 m Norte de Mal Pais/Santa Teresa Cruce, Santa Teresa 111111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a super cozy restaurant that serves really good israely food. Highly recommendable. Only downside is that they only accept cash (goes for most of the town).

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David180678
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food I eat there all the time, the food is fresh and tasty, very authentic Israeli food, big dishes and delicious fruit shakes. The owners are amazing people!! Allways Warm treatment and helpful to all travelers. Try and u want regret it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MaayanRevach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow... i never thought i would find hummus prepared so authentically in this part of the world but it was absolutely delicious and really good for money. We only stayed in Santa Tere for 3 days but we ate there 2/3 days!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Georgie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at Zula. Nice atmosphere in the garden and good quality food. For sure a recommendation to go for a nice meal.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank X3477EQpeterv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After 3 month to travelling in Costa Rica, I can definitively say that this restaurant is the best place to eat hummus!! Very delicious, big portion, served with spicy, pesto and very good bread. The falafel was really good too! The place and the staff...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JulietteM428
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location is very nice and central in Santa Teresa and the food was just amazing. I have had the falafel and my boyfriend chicken shishlik. Both came with delicious hummus, middle eastern salad, coleslaw, Pita Bread and fries. You will get 2 dips on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank catiminii
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Extremely good lunch, doesn't care what you choose on the menu. I highly recommend that you stop by!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Voyager85398
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Good authentic Israelian restaurant. Would go again any time. In addition they got quite cheap and good coffee there.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank _Tombombadi1_
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

There is few places in santa Teresa that are a must stop , Zula is one of them. Great and simple Mediterranean family food.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank josephb B
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal here last night. Helpful service, tasty food and nice casual atmosphere. Would recommend. Lots of healthy options too. Ps The lava cake dessert was delicious.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 823Paula
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b c
26 December 2017|
Response from Rotttts | Property representative |
Hey! The meat is not kosher... but we have some veggie options ... Omelet, Hummus, falafel, Sabih and many more... happy holidays!
Corrie R
3 April 2017|
Response from Rotttts | Property representative |
Hey Corrie, Gluten free options at the moment are: veggie casado, Israeli salad with avocado and feta cheese, hummus plate with veggies... please come in any time you feel like :-)
12 February 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 m Norte de Mal Pais/Santa Teresa Cruce, Santa Teresa 111111, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Puntarenas  >  Santa Teresa
  • Phone Number: +506 2640 0614
  • E-mail
Family Run Restaurant serving traditional Israeli and Costa Rican food.We offer breaksfast,lunch and dinner! Our traditional dishes include: Gallo Pinto/CR Casados/Shakshuka/Schnitzel/Falafel/Shish Kababs!!!! All these can be combined with our fabulous hummus plates, pita sandwiches or Israeli plates!
We have the best smoothies in town- mango/banana/guanabana/watermelon/papaya/pinapple and a local favorite our own healthy green smoothie! Come found out what is in it!
We also offer the exotic traditional Israeli Shisha smoking pipe!
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