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Zaza - St. Albans

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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5 High Street, St Albans AL3 4ED, England
+44 1727 812683
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Open now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had the Christmas menu which proved good value. I chose prosciutto on toasted bread with salad and mozzarella which was pleasant enough though somewhat dry. This was followed by a veal wrapped in prosciutto (silly really) with a butter and lemon sauce, oven potatoes and fresh brocoli sprouts. This was delicious though the meat was overcooked. As for the... More 

Thank Nick M
Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just had a great meal at Zaza - in a large party and we had the set Christmas party meal which was very good and efficiently served. Excellent choices and all beautifully cooked.

2 Thank Jayne T
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Decent food and service and a fun night was had. Not anything beyond good but value for money. Staff could have been a little more involved with us, lights could have been a little less bright. Would go again but only in turn if that makes sense. There are too many good restaurants around now

2 Thank Robh0wes
Broxbourne, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic service and food was very good would come back again 5 star the sea bass was excellent and pasta was also very good well done Zaza

2 Thank Salvatore C
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Zaza in St Albans on the recommendation of a friend who had been to the one in Harpenden. Unfortunately, our experience of the restaurant was terrible. We found the food to be bland and well below average but the thing that made the whole experience worse for us was the poor service! It was the worst service that... More 

Thank kate4787
Cascais, Portugal
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good spacious interior, relaxed lighting and not surprisingly a lovely ambience. We had olives to nibble on. Mains were roasted seabass with pesto dressing and new potatoes. Went nicely with a crisp white wine - Gavi di Gavi. They were a slow in bringing it but worth the wait. Finished with a tirimasu and coffee. A very happy and satisfying... More 

3 Thank Javid R
Edgware, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent service and delicious food, there is a good variety of dishes on the menu. we love it here and come often but I would say its not great if youre in a rush as they do sometimes keep you waiting for your food. also can get stuffy in there sometimes.

1 Thank geocxm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely Italian branch with really good pizzas and pastas. I always try to order off the menu and they have always obliged. My husband loves the pizzas here.

2 Thank geetar
West Kirby, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attentive staff and nice setting with good food, early dining on a Saturday with no pressure to rush.

1 Thank Steve T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on Saturday for dinner with my family. We just love it!! The food was very tasty and looks great. P

1 Thank Alexandra C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$48
Italian, European, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 High Street, St Albans AL3 4ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 812683

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?