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Zaka Art Cafe

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great place.

Stopped for coffee and a soursop smoothie. Very friendly, Zaka was busy sorting his art. Bought... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oxted, United Kingdom
via mobile
Coffee from heaven

Without doubt the best cup of coffee I have ever had. Zaka and Leah are wonderful, the cafe is... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2018
Wayland, Massachusetts
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We have now moved to an even better location close by the Jetty & Car park. At the Art Cafe you'll find the world famous "Zaka Masks" in various sizes as well as a variety of hand made local arts. Now listed in the top 20 boutiques to shop at in the...more
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26 Bay Street, Soufriere, St. Lucia
+1 758-384-2925
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for coffee and a soursop smoothie. Very friendly, Zaka was busy sorting his art. Bought chocolate and cacao bar. Amazingly colourful.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pennyr562
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Very nice staff. Decent omelet. But visitors had raved about the coffee in a local mag. It was underwhelming, standard hotel fair. I was also disappointed that I had to wait until 9am for my first coffee? Earlier hours would be better.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank George S
ZakaMasks, Owner at Zaka Art Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

It's so infrequently we get a negative review, I thought this one deserved a response; Dear George, Thank you for visiting the "Zaka Art Cafe". I'm so glad you enjoyed the excellent "Spinach & Moringa" omelette, makes quite a breakfast! And I'm pleased the staff...More

Reviewed November 8, 2018

Without doubt the best cup of coffee I have ever had. Zaka and Leah are wonderful, the cafe is amazing.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank shermacman
Reviewed August 16, 2018

This was an interesting little place right in Soufriere. I was first seduced by the lime green and lilac painted fascia and the exquisite brightly painted wooden sculptures. I had a great cup of coffee, grown in the owners garden and home roasted. Really delicious....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nuricia D
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Zaka art was beautiful bought 2 pieces for a memory of St. Lucia, Reminds me of the friendliness and cheerful attitude of the people on the island.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Popped in to look at the art and had the best iced coffee I think I have ever had! Grown and roasted locally it was a real treat. The colourful masks are a must have souvenier of a visit to St Lucia. Warm, friendly, family...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Johanna T
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

During my fiancé and my stay in Soufriere we found ourselves in Zara’s Cafe quite a few times. He runs a very nice and unique business that’s a most stop if you have time in Soufriere. He works with his family, Lia, Ziggy, and Callie....More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Ben_SINY
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Made an unplanned stop here and so glad I did! Coffee was very good (locally grown and roasted), smoothies also. Colorful art work on the walls, and saw the artists at work, carving and painting masks.. very friendly with an authentic island 'vibe'...loved it !

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank alisonuk2
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We called here after a visit of the botanical gardens. Marlin our hotel guide brought us here, we were glad that we didn’t miss this gem. We had a coffee and a ‘wicked’ smoothie. I loved the smoothie and my sister and Marlin had a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dawn J
Reviewed May 20, 2018

My spouse and I came here because we really needed some coffee and it was great! The coffee was delicious and so were the smoothies. We liked it so much we got two of the little Petit Piton paintings (one as a gift and one...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cami L
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September 18, 2015|
Response from ZakaMasks | Property representative |
If it's Saturday, we are open from 9am - 5pm. Not sure if we are opening on Sunday, this week? We are located on the waterfront in Soufriere. If you park in the free car park by the jetty, spin around and go to the most... More
Brian S
April 4, 2015|
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Response from ZakaMasks | Property representative |
Irie Brian, Yes the masks range from $20-70 in the smaller sizes...up to about 18 inches... The larger masks range from about $120ish up.....depending on size & artwork.. Telephone poles of around 10 feet cost about $950... More