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Zea Rotisserie & Cafe

€€ - €€€American, ,
1655 Hickory Ave, New Orleans, LA 70123-2114
+1 504-738-0799
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“corn grits” (12 reviews)
“thai ribs” (9 reviews)
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American, Grill, Contemporary, Cafe, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1655 Hickory Ave, New Orleans, LA 70123-2114
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

We were greeted immediately. Did not have to wait for a table. The server Zach was very attentive, friendly, and prompt. The food was served in a timely manner. It was fresh, hot, and delicious!! The manager, Adam, greeted use with genuine warmth and love....More

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We went to Zea's after a movie at the Elmwood theater. I had a very nice Cuban sandwich and my wife had the shrimp tacos. Nice presentation and good service. It didn't matter to us, but they don't do fried foods at this location, just...More

Thank Tim A
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

The pepper jelly dressing is amazing and so is the shrimp and grits. Service was fast and friendly. Highly recommend

Thank queen24k
Reviewed 3 January 2018

A few days ago, I took my friend out to eat. We ended up choosing Zea's Rotisserie and Bar on Hickory Ave. As soon as we walk in, we are greeted by a friendly waitress who showed us to our table. Next, our waiter comes...More

Thank Yellowdog124
Reviewed 12 December 2017

The ribs, the duck, the salmon, the chicken, the salads, the appetizers... all great. My first miss at Zea's was the trout pesto. Cheese and trout and pesto....too many flavors and not enough delicate trout flavor. The balsamic salmon, on the other hand is terrific....More

Thank robinnola
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I had dinner here the other night with my partner. I got the beef sirloin which is topped with a mushroom and balsamic glace. It was wonderful and the glace was a perfect complement to the sirloin. I got the roasted potatoes and steamed broccoli...More

Thank CC P
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Went to an early dinner. I got the rotisserie Rib eye steak, a new menu item. It was very flavorful with little fat and was a generous portion. My sides were the roasted potatoes and steamed broccoli. They were cooked perfectly and not overdone. For...More

Thank m k
Reviewed 2 December 2017

I *HAVE* to go to Zea's whenever I'm in town because they have the best corn roasted grits and red beans/rice I have ever eaten. And those things did not disappoint! I did notice the service staff and the wait for the food/drinks had slowed...More

Thank Author_Elaine
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We enjoy Zea as an occasional treat, both this location and the Clearview Mall location. Their calling card is still the rotisserie grilled meats: chicken, ribs, lamb, pork, and veal. I'm a devotée of lamb, as I don't cook it much at home. The new...More

1  Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We found that this was the perfect place to grab a bite to eat right before a movie. We skipped the wait and sat at the bar where Kat (Cat?) took care of us. We started with the duck empanadas, which were delicious! The shell...More

Thank Marielle S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
American, Grill, Contemporary, Cafe, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1655 Hickory Ave, New Orleans, LA 70123-2114 (Formerly Zea's Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 504-738-0799
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