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Zanzibar Soul Fusion

13225 Shaker Sq, Shaker Heights, OH 44120-2314
+1 216-752-1035
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“soul rolls” (11 reviews)
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13225 Shaker Sq, Shaker Heights, OH 44120-2314
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Heard about it from a family member on Facebook! I googled it! I checked out the Menu and, VOILÀ, A menu item I love from the South "Shrimp and Grits!" So we drove an hour to Shaker Hts! It was worth it, only one problem...More

Thank Queen W
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

First time to Zanzibar Soul Fusion and we were thoroughly impressed with the service, the food, and the ambience. The next time we are in Cleveland, we will be back. The soul rolls were THE BEST and the corn muffins tasted just like home. I...More

Thank Rami P
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We went Sunday after the game. There was a 20 minute wait & I feel like we waited at least 30/35 min as we saw a bunch of empty tables. We ended up leaving, because no one updated us on the wait. I don't think...More

Thank Salae H
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We wanted somewhere to have a good relaxed meal and Zanzibar looked a good option. A cold beer and a great gin and tonic slid down nicely on a hot day. Then our appetisers (fried green tomatoes and zucchini) and two glasses of wine appeared...More

Thank pacuthbertson
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Myself and a group of 17 friends went to Zanzibar to get the soul food experience. It was a terrible experience. The waiter Joe acted like we were irritating him and the manager on duty had an attitude. My fried catfish felt like wet baked...More

Thank Emma T
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Waited over an hour with several empty tables. Greeters walking around looking clueless. Very disappointing.

Thank sbdbyoung
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We unfortunately went at brunch time, which was so good but we wanted to get DOWN on some food! We had chicken and waffles, let's talk about perfection!!!!!! Very nice environment, parking does suck tho. Prices were reasonable. Staff was really nice!

Thank 654leannt
Reviewed 1 February 2017

My husband and I dined at Zanzibar Soul Fusion the 2nd week of January 2017. We went with a group of friends after a visit to the theater. The food was fantastic! Everyone enjoyed their meal. The catfish, waffles and chicken, pasta, beef meals were...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is one of several excellent restaurants in the Shaker Square area. The service was excellent and the atmosphere is comfortable. We had dinner for 5 in a circular booth, which was just perfect. The soul rolls were outstanding and the corn muffins are excellent....More

Thank GeneDoc57
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Friends have recommended Z several times and we walk by often. Finally had a chance to go last week with my wife, her brother and a friend from Canton. Bottom line is everyone loved it and wants to return. We had shrimp and grits (...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
23:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13225 Shaker Sq, Shaker Heights, OH 44120-2314
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Shaker Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 216-752-1035
  • E-mail
Zanzibar is an upscale restaurant that features the best in southern cuisine and other specialties such as Walleye cakes, Soul Rolls, Shrimp & Grits, Smothered Steak, Turkey Chops, Catfish, Pasta dishes, Macaroni & Cheese, and Greens. Over 50 Martini & Specialty drinks, and of course the famous Peach Cobbler and Bread Pudding.
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