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Zanzibar Soul Fusion

13225 Shaker Sq, Shaker Heights, OH 44120-2314
+1 216-752-1035
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“soul rolls” (12 reviews)
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American, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
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13225 Shaker Sq, Shaker Heights, OH 44120-2314
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Within the last couple of years, this restaurant has moved to a new larger location. Like the old location, this location has a wonderful vibe. It speaks to”young at heart and hip”. One gets the impression from looking at the patrons that if you think...More

Thank blackfootcamp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe a tiny bit on the pricey side for what you get, but I always come out satisfied here! Get the Veggie Soul Rolls 😄

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was excellent. Love the atmosphere. Enjoyed the entire experience. Highly recommend to anyone. Suggest reservations in advance.

Thank denise j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yesterday me & my family got to this establishment around 2:30pm we needed a table for 9 people they told us it would be about an 1hr wait which was fine, we waited almost 2hrs to get seated, our server was a young black lady...More

Thank Mz. Champagne M
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We walked in from a glorious Easter service, to no wait without a reservation. The receptionist was pleasant, smiled and showed us to our seat immediately. Our waitress, Sandra was AWESOME!!! Greeted us, "Hey Fam" nice warm reception with her beautiful island accent. She walked...More

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
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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, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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