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Zel's Del Mar Cafe

1247 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014-2505
+1 858-755-0076
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
“flat breads” (2 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1247 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014-2505
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Reviewed 20 September 2011

We travel to Del Mar multiple times a year. Del Mar has a lot of great places but Zels has become our favorite place. Great happy hour specials on food and drink. We normally sit in the bar although they also have a great outdoor...More

Thank MikeKerrey
Reviewed 5 September 2011

After the ponies, we chose to grab a table at Zel's. They sat us outside next to the fireplace, great start. There was a great duo playing covers in the bar, which could be heard throughout. Nice touch and not obnoxious at all. The wine...More

Thank solly316
Reviewed 30 July 2011

My husband and I have eaten at Zel's on several occasions together and with friends. The food is so good and the menu is updated regularly. Their happy hour menu is great and we love the owner and the staff! Sometimes we go twice a...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 23 October 2010

We had the homemade sausage pizza, grilled artichoke, fish trio and fried chickpeas.... definitely some unique selections. All of the food was very good. We ate in the bar area and the bartender Scott did a great job waiting on us. The only disappointment was...More

Thank MikeKerrey
Reviewed 10 July 2010

The food was outstanding and the service was attentive. They seemed to have a very good selection of wines. I would definetely recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank lovestrvl
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Questions & Answers
23 March 2016|
Response from Zels | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
We have 3 spots that actually belong to the restaurant however there is quite a bit of street parking in town and the library, which is just across the street, has open parking (all parking is 2 hours until after 6:00) We do... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1247 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014-2505
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-755-0076
  • E-mail
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