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Cafe Zola

112 W Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1325
+1 734-769-2020
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (113 reviews)
“crepes” (48 reviews)
“turkish eggs” (22 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
112 W Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1325
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a very popular restaurant for families coming to se their students, as well as with crowds of students. For that reason, reservations are imperative. Also, given the popularity of the restaurant, even though it is away from campus, I would recommend eating early...More

Thank WGibson648
Reviewed 4 days ago

They had a wonderful coffee and drink selection--- would recommend the pumpkin latte- all made in house, fresh squeezed OJ, and black forest waffles! The salmon hash was also delicious and we would recommend it. Wish we would've tried some of the more traditional Turkish...More

Thank brianaa2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service. Great food...too many choices in the menu. Great fun! Perfect spot! We shared the goat cheese appetizer. I had a delicious salad plus bruschetta. My friend enjoyed the spaghetti, with the added mozzarella. Homemade cheeses were spectacular. Wait staff knew the menu inside...More

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

The last of our three stops in Ann Arbor. Strongly recommend reservations. This place was packed for breakfast 🍳/ brunch. Great atmosphere, however it was loud. The three women in our party drained 1-1/2 pots of chia tea ☕️and they all raved about how good...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for something different to eat for breakfast Zola's has many different options. I have enjoyed many different dishes and have never been disappointed.

Thank Cathy E
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We never were seated and our reservation was not honored. This place is overcrowded and chaotic. We walked out before they were able to provide us a table. Strongly not recommended.

1  Thank RitchCu
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I ate brunch one day and lunch another day at Zola because friends whom I was visiting while in town suggested it. We sat outside, since it was a nice day and we wanted to avoid the reputedly loud noise level inside. The first day...More

Thank critiquer862
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to Cafe Zola for a nice lunch on a beautiful day in Ann Arbor. We were seated outside and in an appropriate amount of time a waitress took our order. Then we waited and waited. People came in and ordered...More

Thank kenmr
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Definitely best brunch in Ann Arbor. Amazing selection, and amazing brunch drinks. Came with a group of five friends, and all of our dishes were to die for and I would definitely get again.

Thank Amelia E
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We split Crepes and Waffles. Food is incredible - staff friendly - atmosphere was great! Had a wonderful time and would go back in a flash! Thanks Zola!!

Thank davep431
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 W Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1325
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-769-2020
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Ann Arbor's premiere breakfast, lunch and dinner destination International influences + local mindset
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