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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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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“falafel” (106 reviews)
“schnitzel” (19 reviews)
“fries” (24 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
700 m Norte de Mal Pais/Santa Teresa Cruce, Santa Teresa 111111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We love this restaurant for lunch and dinner. Their menu has something for everyone. My husband loved their smoothies - they were the only restaurant we found that had peanut butter and chocolate in addition to fruit smoothies. I loved the picked cabbage and carrots...More

Thank Lenore F
ZulaInn, Owner at Zula Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

thank you very much for that review....we are here for you

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is great,and you always get more then you can eat. The owners are great hosts,make you feel at home,don’t miss that pita shnizel !!!

Thank Itay S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Zula's last night and enjoyed a beautiful dinner! Falafel. Swarma. Kabobs.....very generous servings. Great side salad and hummus was outstanding....very reasonable prices. Definitely a recommended spot!!!

Thank g m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really good food and service! Perfect for lunch, the falafel sandwich was excellent.The restaurant have a good location

Thank Mélissa D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here a number of times and always enjoyed the food. Their falafel is great, so is the schnitzel. The seating arrangement has been changed since I visited last year and is actually more comfortable and looks nicer. Service is good and friendly.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We bought food to go at Zula Restaurant several times during our trip to Santa Teresa. It was always very fresh and delicious. And it was priced well. The chicken was tender and the humus was some of the best we had ever tasted. A...More

Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My toddler and I came to ST last year and this year and Zula was one of our go-tos both years, often going 2-3 times a week. Great Israeli food; love the shakshuka, falafel, hummus...you can’t go wrong. Great shady spot to sit and definitely...More

Thank Anna D
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great little spot with big portions of food for those with a big appetite. It is not a flashy place with quite a chilled vibe to it and quite a few different styled seating areas. We ate the plates that come with...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Shalom from Zula. The home of falafel and a good time. I included pics of our walk to the restaurants. Food was delicious. The fries, hummus, fish, and salad all delicious. The owner and staff are very nice people. They represent the best in costa-Israeli...More

Thank surftacos
Reviewed 3 January 2018

As an Israeli I can tell you that those guys make proper food. Huge portions, great quality and every dish comes with all the sides (Hummus, salad, fries) so you get the full experience and you don't have to order sides. Great prices for what...More

Thank Assaf_Gat
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Questions & Answers
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 :-)
Chris B
13 February 2017|
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Response from Rotttts | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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