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Zookers Restautant

5404 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1423
+1 805-684-8893
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pita chips” (4 reviews)
“salmon” (10 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5404 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1423
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Wanted to break up our 6 hour trip from San Diego to Morro Bay. Stopped for lunch at this trendy restaurant. Very nice atmosphere, great service and good food.

Thank Cng217
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

A delicious chili!! Chicken, red onion, cheddar cheese, black bean chili with guacamole, sour cream and corn tortilla strips on top, oh my a delicious meal with the right amount of spice. My friend...enjoyed a half turkey-stack sandwich with a wild rice and mushroom soup...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

The menu will surprise you with a variety of Mediterranean dishes. Not bad. However, paper napkins, no tablecloth, wine list or beer, doesn't set right for me. No vibe that I look for when I'm out eating.

Thank Mocurlylulu
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The food is fantastic - love the Ahi all ways and the chicken. The "atmosphere" is ok - inconsistent with the food and prices

Thank jaiwbqob
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Zookers' food is excellent - organic meats, vegan meals, nice wine list, etc. The Watkins Ranch filet mignon is to die for and you'll never get enough of the pita chips and hummus. They recently made a change to their onion ring recipe - now...More

Thank mgraziani1
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I had the Zookers signature chicken sandwich and it was one of the best I've ever had. Their description: Spicy chicken breast, chilis, avocado, jack cheese, cilantro sauce on a French roll. That really doesn't do it justice. My wife had the sandwich that had...More

Thank DocReid
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were out all day on whale watch out of Santa Barbara and were starving. We could not find a place to eat right away...very crowded. I plugged in restaurants in Carpineria and Zookers had a great rating. I called on our way and they...More

Thank Sailing_Sweetie
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This is a nice, modern California/Fusion/Seafood restaurant. The food is excellent, and the service is friendly. We have eaten there a number of times, and were pleased every time. No other restaurant in Carp comes even close; you'd have to go to Santa Barbara to...More

Thank PickyVoyager
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We ordered two of the specials. I had grilled ono, and my husband had wild boar ribs. The food was not remarkable, but was nicely prepared, and the portions were large enough that we brought some back to eat the next day. The staff was...More

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This locally owned restaurant always serves the highest quality and most delicious food. The friendly staff give it a warm, family vibe. I was there two nights ago and had their amazing cioppino and my husband had his favorite, salmon. It's not a huge menu...More

Thank 187pattyh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5404 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1423
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-684-8893
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