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“Best dinner spot in San Diego A MUST GO”
Review of Zanzibar Cafe - CLOSED

Zanzibar Cafe
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Neighborhood: Downtown
Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

Amazing service, food, and atmosphere!! The steak sandwich and fish tacos are to die for! Save room for the chocolate tart and key lime pie!

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1  Thank Elizabeth M
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Reviewed April 11, 2013

We were in San Diego for three days and visited this spot three times: once for dinner, the next day for lunch and a little later for delicious cookie. So many great menu options!! It was difficult to decide. Each item we ordered had its own flavor with the fresh ingredients standing on their own.

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Thank Jennifer W
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Reviewed April 1, 2013

In town for a little R&R from the chaos and smog of Los Angeles, my husband and I received a recommendation from the valet staff at our hotel for lunch at Zanzibar Cafe. This chic little place has a friendly staff, and a cafe and bakery that will make you want to move to San Diego, just for a daily cup of their organic coffees/teas and a to-die-for baked good from their delicious array of sweets. That's only a portion of what this cool little haven can boast, as their menu is a plethora of fresh and delicious items for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and the bartender sure knows how to make a fine Bloody Mary. The food was so delicious at lunch, we decided to have another go for brunch the next day.

Overall, five stars for excellent service, a cool atmosphere, and a menu that is a foodie's dream. A must-eat!!

1  Thank hlchen09
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Reviewed March 16, 2013 via mobile

The most delicious banana bread and cinnamon French toast in the world! If in San Diego you must go here for breakfast!

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Thank lovetoski1973
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Reviewed March 13, 2013

Recommended to us by Ike of San Diego Fly Rides, Zanzibar is a great breakfast spot. We sad outside. The mimosa sampler was FANTASTIC. Food was great - I had the Eggs Benedict & my BF has banana bread. GREAT place for breakfast. Service was a bit slow, but we weren't in a hurry, so no big deal.

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Thank HappyHikerGirl
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