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Review of Zo.ca.lo

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Ranked #30 of 563 Restaurants in Charlottesville
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $30 - $30
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Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 2nd Street NE and East Main Street
Reviewed January 11, 2013

I love this place. It is very nice looking and also the food is delicious. The menu is small, but everything on it is very good. The duck is my favorite and I order it a lot. The duck comes with an onion bead pudding and greens and cannot be beat. The steak is also very good. The cheese balls are phenomenal (appetizer). The chili dusted scallops are a house specialty and are also DELICIOUS (and not spicy).

1  Thank kristinawm
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Reviewed January 6, 2013

My wife couldn't stop raving about the squash soup with a touch of cinnamon.

Looking around the table we all had excellent presentation. From scallops to steak to duck, everything was prepared to perfection. The wine was good and the atmosphere was quiet and intimate for comfortable conversation. Service was excellent but invisible.

All in all... a nice evening out.

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Thank Tom H
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Reviewed November 14, 2012

We thought Zo.ca.lo was a great choice for a fun evening. Very inventive food. Great service. Reasonable prices. We can’t figure out why it doesn’t rank higher in the TripAdvisor rankings.

1  Thank PepperRoss
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Reviewed November 5, 2012

I have been here several times over the years and the food is constantly good. They have a cheese tray appetizer that is amazing and the scallops are to die for. We went this weekend with 6 people and we all ordered something different. All parties loved their food.

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Thank KGREENW7
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Reviewed October 30, 2012

We've eaten at Zocalo for many years. Although the menu never changes, you can call a day ahead for a vegetarian entree and the chef will cook up something new--there's only one vegetarian option on the menu (it's delicious). There are many vegetarian sides. My husband loves the tuna tartar appetizer and the duck entree. We usually have the Mexican bread pudding dessert. My husband swears they make the best mojito in town.

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1  Thank CharlottesvilleVA
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