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Cafe Zuppina

4417 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813-2119
+1 863-644-5144
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“baklava” (58 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4417 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813-2119
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My experiences at the Cafe Zuppina are always Amazing ! I was really craving Good Vegetables ! And The Vegetarian Plate at the Cafe Zuppina always knocks it out of the Park ! Thank you Berna , for the best platter of delicious delicacies! I...More

Thank StephenleslieW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I just enjoyed another amazing lunch of the vegetable platter. We drive over from Winter Haven about once a week to enjoy the fresh vegetables. I highly recommend this cafe to anyone who loves freshly prepared Mediterranean type food.

Thank LeoslairGinger
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough about this restaurant. The food is always excellent here. I am partial to the chicken kabobs but have tried just about everything on the menu and have never been disappointed. I could eat here every day and be very happy. The...More

Thank jimbirk
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first choice for a great evening. We had an applicant in town and decided to take a group for dinner. We arrived to a table all set for us and were greeted by Berna, the owner immediately. The appetizers were served promptly and were...More

Thank GHK7608
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every dinner at Cafe Zuppina is like dining at home, except the cooking is much, much better. The owner serves dinners efficiently and with grace. I have been there several times with friends, but I can't wait for my husband to experience the food.

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my husband and two teenagers here. The offerings are a bit exotic for the teenagers but they do tend to focus on hamburgers and chicken strips. I had an incredible vegetarian plate that must have had 12 different types of food on the same...More

Thank Heather E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Could not ask for a better dinner. I have had about everything on the menu. Have not one complaint. The owner Berna is always out an about an making sure we are all happy an satisfied. They also host amazing cooking classes. That is a...More

Thank boozer67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm love this cafe, my favorite dish is the Veggie platter with an assortment of samples. This cafe is Highly regarded and recommended by Lakeland locals. Call ahead for pick up orders, they fill up quickly!

Thank Carmen L C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've had the pleasure of visiting Cafe Zuppina on three different occasions in the past year and have found it to be consistently wonderful. The owner makes a point of speaking with every guest, making recommendations, and remembering us from visit to visit. Zucchini Pate,...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are familiar with Eastern European fare then you know what to expect at this cozy little restaurant. My wife was ecstatic about everything we ate but I had a little trouble enjoying the vegetables. First, I could not identify everything I was eating,...More

Thank SparkyRanger
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Questions & Answers
3 August 2016|
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Response from Travel_Food_Photos | Reviewed this property |
They are not open in weekends at this point However I talked to the owner today and Will be keeping saturdays open from August 2017
Vincent D
13 March 2015|
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Response from ChuckInFlorida202 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely casual. Seems to be very popular with local business people as well, so one will sometimes find various levels of dress.
Ed R
10 February 2015|
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Response from J.C. C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, closed weekends. Too bad so sad.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4417 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33813-2119
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-644-5144
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