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Zula Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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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!
PRICE RANGE
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the Zula you will find the best Israeli food in Costa Rica. Smoothies are huge and so tasty. The waiters are great. Value for money!!!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AdiN914
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the Zula Burger thought thats some special awesome burger cause the name is the same then the restaurant... It was'nt.. just a normal Burger, not really delicious and the salad on the side smelled pretty bad like fish water..the beer and the coke...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank van_frehner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this place few times and always came back very happy. Try their falafel with with zula plate. It is so good! Only thing we don’t like it’s the coleslaw. It needs some work with the flavors:) Otherwise it’s amazing! Even the staff. Thank...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank chefkamu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here for dinner on our last night in Costa Rica and I truly cannot imagine a better experience - not only was the food delicious (the chicken hummus - oh my gosh!) but our waitress was so kind and made...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dcpg45
Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

If you love Israeli/Greek/Halal food this is the place. Kabobs, falafel, shawarma they got everything and it’s very good. Both pitas and plates are good value and the food is super delicious. Falafel is fresh, light and perfectly fried. Hummus and fries are sneaky perfect....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank callmethebear
Reviewed 16 February 2019 via mobile

Zula has been around for a while, and it’s no surprise. This place is consistently excellent. I keep coming back, despite having a list of new places to check out. Depending on your schedule, Zula can get pretty full, which will result in slower service....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gacho
Reviewed 16 February 2019 via mobile

A dinner for two in a nice setting, very friendly staff and delicious authentic Jewish/ Arab cuisine. We had falafels and shawarma in pita bread with some delicious and huge fruit juices. Definitely worth the visit! One of our favorites!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ceciliawb
Reviewed 9 February 2019

I came her for the great reviews but I wasn’t impressed. Not many vegan options, So I got hummus with mushrooms, bad choice, im pretty sure the mushrooms where canned and came in a very oily sauce. The hummus was ok but nothing to die...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

My partner and I went here when we were sooo hungry. We ordered a plate with everything - falafel, chips, rice, salad... and more. It was SO delicious, the only thing was we had to wait a long time (around an hour) for the food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank elleeppy
Reviewed 12 January 2019

We had a very nice meal here. The falafel was very good. Very good service. A calm restaurant but perhaps to close to the main street.

Date of visit: December 2018
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b c
26 December 2017|
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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!
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Corrie R
3 April 2017|
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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 :-)
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ChrisB11495
12 February 2017|
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Response from Rotttts | Property representative |
‫Yes, we do... ‬
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