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502 Main St W, Banner Elk, NC 28604
(828) 898-4166
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Ranked #9 of 44 Restaurants in Banner Elk
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Wed - Sun 4:30 am - 12:00 am
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Good for: Romance, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Hwy 194
Description: Locally sourced ingredients prepared in small plates.
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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230 reviews 230 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

It is certainly an enjoyable experience to dine here as a fine break from the normal ski area places. The menu selection of tapas plates is wide and inviting. We tried a range of items and all were excellent. Save room for dessert! Service was excellent despite the packed restaurant. It is a definite place to visit on your next... More 

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Clinton, Indiana
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

My family had never been to a Tapas restaurant before, but I they had a great experience. We tried 9 different items and they were all delicious. The chili is phenomenal, the grilled vegetable salad with balsamic vinegar was fantastic and the desserts were delicious. Try the Pineapple Tempura for something light with just enough sweetness to top of a... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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101 reviews 101 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Every time we come to this area we make sure to go to Zuzda's & it never disappoints. I think the only reason it's not #1 on Trip Advisor is because the food & the menu are very creative or people may not appreciate tapas-style dining. We love ordering 2-3 dishes each so we get lots of variety. They've added... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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64 reviews 64 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a staple for us on any trip to Ski Country, NC. The selection is fantastic, service always rocks and the food is delicious. The prices are high, but we keep coming back so they must be worth it. The French Onion Soup is a favorite, as is the Zucchini Fritti (PLENTY to share w/ 3-4) & the Filet... More 

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Cornelius, North Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I missed this place after selling our cabin that was nearby so much that we went and stayed at a local inn so that we could return there. The food was delicious as usual. I always order the steak au poivre. The grilled vegetable kabob and warm brownie a la mode was also excellent. It seems that... More 

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Our friends took us here to celebrate a special birthday and it was special indeed! We tried a dozen small plates which were ample enough to share! We enjoyed each Nd every one. Never felt rushed and each plate was SPECIAL! Service-Awesome!

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North Carolina Smoky Mountains, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The owner, Doug is an excellent chef and manager. The place is well run, and the servers are always friendly. Did I say delicious? Yup. This guy has perfected the huge menu - Tapas makes you think Spanish, but it sure seems French to me. Yummy.

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This was our first time to visit a tapas type restauraunt. We were not disappointed! The service was excellent and the food was fantastic. Very nice, cozy atmosphere. We will be back!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The beauty of tapas is getting several items as a group and sharing and sampling, or if you just want a couple of things yourself. We found Zuzda to be top of the line with our assortment of filet, PEI mussels, lobster bisque, and outstanding bread with garlic and butter. We found the food and the atmosphere here to be... More 

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Statesville, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The food was tasty. The service was fine. The ambience was unique. Unfortunately, we are active people and big eaters... and the portions received for the price were inadequate. After spending $40+ on food alone, we decided to pay the check and move on to a different restaurant for our actual meal. This was my first Tapas experience and so... More 

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Additional Information about Zuzda

Address: 502 Main St W, Banner Elk, NC 28604
Phone Number: (828) 898-4166
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Banner Elk
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 4:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 4:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 4:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 4:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

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