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7528 Soquel Drive, Aptos, CA 95003
+1 831-688-4465
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Tue - Sun 11:30 - 20:00
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Aptos, California
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food at Zameen is very good. I regularly get the chicken saffron either as a roll-up or as a dinner. I get it without tomatoes because I am allergic. The food is fresh and portions are not cheap. Chicken fresh and tender. Walnut sauce very good. Cardamon ice cream wonderful. This is not a Michelin 3 star or 4... More 

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Thank Helen M
Santa Cruz, CA
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I would really give it 3.5 stars. It has good decent food at reasonable prices. Nice place to go for a casual meal.

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Thank Susan K
Oakdale, United States
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98 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Enjoyed a surprising lunch here. Great choice of food and quick service. Was perfect for us and will definitely be back.

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Thank lasitertravel
Aptos, Ca Usa
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We love Zameen! Their salads, wraps, and main dishes are all very flavorful. The pizzas are wonderful with terrific middle eastern flavors, especially like the veggie pizza! You can create your own salad combination with one of their salads and add the protein of your choice. All in all a great experience!

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Thank Marlyene S
Aptos, California
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Zameen's is a fantastic local place with plenty of outdoor and indoor seating. Sometimes you order at your table, others you order from the counter and the food is brought to you. Saffron Chicken is a favorite, as are the sweet potato fries. Parking is shared in a strip mall type location, but is adequate.

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Thank dmwelle
Tucson, Arizona
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

There are plenty of positive on-site reviews here and deservedly so. We wanted to assure you that Zameen will prepare most (maybe all) menu items those who want to go to the nearby beach or have lunch or dinner at home (or in a motel if you are a traveler). We had gyros sandwiches, several orders of cool, tasty dolmas,... More 

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Thank DGB41
Aptos, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This has great indoor and outdoor dining, is always priced right, and has some excellent daily specials. I recommend one of their wraps.

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Thank dtakit
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I came here after a day at Manresa Beach. In a strip mall with easy parking, some outdoor dining but nicely appointed and good atmosphere inside. Very reasonable prices. I had the falafel platter with lemon chicken soup; the soup needed something but the falafels were great. Well balanced: just enough crisp on the outside and soft... More 

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Thank Jeffrey B
Sonora, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Zameen is in the heart of cute Aptos. The outside patio has ample seating and welcomes dogs. The heat lamps are turned when it's cold or foggy. The inside is lovely with lovely Mid Eastern décor. I love their wood fired pizzas, they have scrumptious toppings to choose from. It is not super thin crust. We share a pizza and... More 

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Thank cherie n
Oakdale, California
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

What surprises me is such great flavors at a price for regular locals. I saw families, couples, friends, bantering and tranquil tables. Lightness and thoughtfulness. Think this is a new go-to spot for us. Beautiful kenetic sculpture in the garden plaza. Sweet Aptos.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$18
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:00
Thursday
11:30 - 20:00
Friday
11:30 - 20:00
Saturday
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7528 Soquel Drive, Aptos, CA 95003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: +1 831-688-4465

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?