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Zazios

100 West Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
269-384-2650
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Ranked #9 of 285 Restaurants in Kalamazoo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Rose Street
Description: Welcome to ZAZIOS where the food is the entertainment!
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

Very good food but it is time to change the menu. The bar area is a great place to grab a quick meal at a high top table. If you have a desire for a special dining experience book front row seats at the chef's table. You cook and learn right along with the head chef.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Secure a reservation at the chef's table and you will be in for a treat. You will experience a five-course meal with an educational lesson with each course. There is a wine recommended for each course. Every month has a theme, so go back every month for another fantastic meal. My favorite was balsamic vinegar month.

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Malta, NY
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

My business partner and I had a great dinner at this upscale Italian restaurant in the swanky Raddison Plaza 5 Star hotel. It was a 75 degree Indian Summer day so we split a bottle of upper peninsula Michigan sparkling wine ($36) which we really enjoyed. They have option of appetizer sized or entre sized plates on menu. We decided... More

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Matt L, General Manager at Zazios, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your evening with us and our handmade pastas, and the Michigan Sparkling Wine. We look forward to another opportunity to serve you soon. More

Chicago, Illinois
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Until I ate at Zazio's, ordering scallops at a restaurant was always a disappointment, as they were inevitably overcooked, rubbery and often flavorless. The scallops at Z's are always cooked to perfection, and prepared with local, seasonal ingredients. We love to eat at the bar, where we've never had anything but outstanding and knowledgeable service, including both wine and food... More

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Matt L, General Manager at Zazios, responded to this review

Thanks for supporting Zazios and for giving us a positive review on Tripadvisor! We are glad you enjoyed your scallops so much you had to shout about it! Hope to see you again soon! More

Cleveland, Ohio
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We came here for to celebrate my boyfriend's birthday and it was fabulous. The waiter was extremely helpful when selecting from their huge wine list and deciding between appetizers. I would definitely return to this restaurant and do the chef's experience if given the chance!

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Tampa, Florida
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71 reviews 71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Was here with friends on blustery Friday night for cocktails and chow. Both were good - I had the whitefish - service great and prices fair. I'm told that the $5 martinis are the 'deal of life'. So there's that.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

My wife and I really enjoy eating out here. The food is really good and the chefs table is a must try. The cost is rather expensive, so budgeting dinner on a weekly basis here is not practical but great for special occasions.

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Dorr, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The atmosphere at Zazios offers an excellent first impression. We were greeted by a friendly hostess and immediately seated without a reservation at around 7pm on a Friday evening. When we arrived at the table, my wife and I settled into the soft cushions on the chair. By settled, I really mean sunk deep into the nearly bottomless chair! There... More

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Matt L, General Manager at Zazios, responded to this review

Kevin, thank you for the feedback. We are in the process of looking at options for new chairs and should have the chairs replaced early next year. I am pleased you enjoyed the Tomatoes and Burrata, it is a great summer dish. We will make sure to work on our Calamari to perfect it, If you choose to visit us... More

Charles Town, WV
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Had a great dining experience at Zazios. This trendy restaurant has an appealing menu and an extensive drink menu. I had the duck, my husband had the steak. Both meals were prepared to perfection. Our waiter was very knowledgeable of the menu. He suggested a beer flight with dinner and a dessert wine flight after dinner. We were very impressed... More

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Matt L, Manager at Zazios, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our restaurant. We are truly happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to the next opportunity to serve you again soon. More

Orlando, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Great food, great service and wonderful staff. The decor is lovely and staff even remembered us from our last trip in June.

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Matt L, General Manager at Zazios, responded to this review

I am so pleased to hear that our staff remembered you from over a year ago. We talk a lot as a group about building meaningful relationships with our guests and that shows me that they are working hard to do that. Thanks for your positive review! More

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Additional Information about Zazios

Address: 100 West Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Phone Number: 269-384-2650
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kalamazoo County  >  Kalamazoo
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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