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Zaitun Cartagena

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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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We are a Colombian Lebanese restaurant located in the Walled city in Cartagena. Enjoy a variety of food with a fusion between colombian and lebanese.
PRICE RANGE
$4 - $17
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Fusion, Lebanese
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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All reviews hummus coconut chicken kibbeh steak octopus wraps lomo seafood plantains live music our waiter lebanese food marco antonio middle eastern food food was amazing great restaurant recommend this restaurant
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very cute place. The Lebanese dishes were delicious and came with a very nice presentation. Our waiter Randy was very nice and able to communicate in English. I definitely recommend this place if you enjoy middle eastern food. Can’t wait to go back . My...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Cartagena07
Reviewed yesterday

Zaitun has beautiful, bright, delicious food that’s a celebration for the senses. Their cocktails are fun and funky and hip, pulling in Caribbean ingredients. But above all else, what truly elevated this experience was the service. Attentive, impeccable, thoughtful - Randy anticipated our needs, cleared...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank NariM1008
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded today

The knowledge that they decided to repeat their visit to Zaitún Cartagena for the pleasant experience they lived in this place, fills us with great joy and satisfaction. It is our reason for being, that each friend and diner can live in a space full...More

Reviewed yesterday

Through our week long trip in Colombia, there have been many times when the service is slow or we were completely forgotten about. At Zaitún, we got the best food, the best drinks, the best service & the best entertainment. Randy, our waiter, made it...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank camerynt2020
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded today

Your comment about the experience you had in Zaitún Cartagena for us is a beautiful letter of recommendation. We are deeply satisfied to read every word of your review. It drives us to continue working to make this place a true space full of flavor...More

Reviewed yesterday

We have lunch, it is not cheap, not expensive but definitely worthy. The food was indeed tasty a mixture of Lebanese and the local Caribbean from Cartagena for sure we will be back. Randy our waiter was very gentle and attentive.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank edgarj0su_l
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you very much for sharing your experience in Zaitún Cartagena. We are very happy to read each of your words. Thank you very much also for the recommendations. We do it with love and detail. Randy and the rest of the team sent them...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful room, live music, great vibe, and more importantly high quality offerings. Babaganoush to die for, delicious falafel... order appetizers samplings and yoi won't go home hungry.... plus excellent service by RANDYYYYYYY!!!!!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank MarceloJorge1970
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We can perceive the joy in his comment, from the experience they lived in Zaitún Cartagena. That is our reason for being, that each friend and diner can have a satisfying and memorable experience. We do it with all the love for each of you....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the best places we’ve ever been in Cartagena so far. Food is delicious, decoration and atmosphere is great and service is wonderful. Our waiter was Marco, he was really nice and kind to us. There was also life latin music while dinner. We...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 240mar_ateresaa
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Every day we work to make this place a space full of flavor and joy. And that each friend and diner can live satisfying experiences worthy of remembrance. And we are pleased to know that they were able to live a wonderful time in this...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The mix plate is a great way to taste a little bit of everything. The staff is very friendly and seem to be having fun.. would definitely visit again! Shoutout to Rafael our waiter! 🎉More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank pascaldE8354PL
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago
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Obrigado por compartilhar sua experiência em Zaitún Cartagena. É nosso desejo que cada amigo e comensal possa viver uma experiência...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing Middle eastern and Caribbean fusion place. Randy was an excellent waiter. The pumpkin soup was extraordinary. My wife’s chicken salad was out of this world. My beef,almond and eggplant dish was one of the best salads I’ve ever eaten. Bursting with flavor. Just go-...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank DrewL141
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

For an amazing place, friends and diners just as amazing, as you. That allow us to know from their own words the experience they lived in Zaitún Cartagena. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed every detail in this place. Thank you very much...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited with my wife and 7 year old daughter for lunch. Both food and service were good. I had the grilled octopus.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank travelfan5555
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Knowing that together with his wife and his little daughter they could enjoy a real space full of flavor and joy fills us with satisfaction. We do it with all the love and care for each of you. Thanks for recommending us. We send you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a great experience / meal here. The hummus appetizer was delicious/memorable, our fish entrees both fresh and inventive, and the wine good. They had some festive live music going as well which really added to the experience. It was a bit more expensive than...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank KB_McGlobetrotter
ZaitunCartagena, Community Manager at Zaitun Cartagena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

That every detail of your experience in Zaitún Cartagena has been a moment of enjoyment and satisfaction, for us it is cause for immense joy. Is our reason to be. Thank you very much for each of your recommendations. Thanks for sharing. We send you...More

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Sammyiam5555
August 29, 2019|
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Response from ZaitunCartagena | Property representative |
Thank you very much for choosing Zaitún Cartagena to celebrate your birthday. Any concerns or requirements can write to us  to our reservation email We are attentive.
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splinter694
February 1, 2019|
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Response from travelgeek630 | Reviewed this property |
THey definitely cater to vegan /vegetrian needs.. The hosts and servers there are super nice and will definitely accommodate your needs .
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Gannel66
March 25, 2018|
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Response from andreslesmes | Property representative |
Hello, prices are in Colombian pesos. 1 USD is 3.000 COP average.
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