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202 East Rusk Street, Rockwall, TX 75087
+1 972-722-2822
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Rockwall, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our family loves this restaurant. My husband & I will enjoys dates & also enjoy bringing the whole family. The menu is great for all with dietary restrictions & the food is delicious!

Thank Amy T
Dallas, Texas
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216 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Was invited by some friends so decided to go.. parking is on the street in the city courthouse area. Didn't haveto park too far away, just about a block away. Area seems safe. Very noisy place and seemed a bit pricy. Service was excellent! Food was hot and fairly quick, even thou it was very busy. I'm not a big... More 

Thank Jack50
Rockwall, Texas, United States
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for lunch or dinner. I especially like their pizza. The service is great and the stroll around the old downtown is great.

Thank Scott S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

They are at the top of the list. The food is cooked in wood burning ovens and it rocks. I have had everything from a porterhouse steak to swordfish. I have never had a bad meal.

Thank robmrmech
Rockwall, Texas
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere of the restaurant is unique and rustic. Being able to see the wood oven is fun, but due to the very ope concept of the dining and kitchen the noise level is high and can be challenging to have a conversation if the restaurant is busy. The service is great, and the food is good. The prices are... More 

Thank kbailey1088
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good drinks (oh, the spicy margarita!!!) and pizza to die for. Often we sit at the bar, watch the chef's load the woodburning oven banter with other guests. But tables are good too! The owner is an engaging guy, but let me be clear. He is not chatty. Has a restaurant to run and they are busy. Now the bad... More 

Thank jabrewer3
Rockwall, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

ZANATA's has excellent food. Their pizza is awesome along with their entrees. You cannot go wrong with any menu item and their desserts are incredible.

Thank btartar1
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the food and friendly waitstaff. The noise volume is so high though. Hard to talk and hear across the table if the restaurant is full.

Thank CoriSchmidt
Dallas TX
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First trip to this restaurant. Overall impressions very positive Good Vibe. Good Bar scene. Like the way the windows open on the front so you can get a breeze or even sit outside with a drink! Crab Dip appetizer was Fantastic. Good Fish and Good Grits. Too full to finish everything! We will be back.

Thank PerryJr
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best restaurant in Rockwall county. Great pizza' , great variety on normal menu but also offer specials for entrees that are very unique and delicious. The variety on the menu is very good. Good wine selection and full service bar Rates 5 stars hands down.

Thank Martin D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 East Rusk Street, Rockwall, TX 75087
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Rockwall
  • Phone Number: +1 972-722-2822
Our hand-tossed pies are baked in a 900° wood oven. Our chefs then top them with organic ingredients, local produce and imported cheeses. Local favorites are the Truffle Pie with tartufo, potato, pancetta, rosemary and egg; the Standard with pomodoraccio tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil; and most of all - our Crab Dip. Everything is cooked to perfection 100% in our wood fire oven.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?