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Zelai

Calle Albareda 22, 41001 Seville, Spain
+34 954 22 99 92
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (6 reviews)
“tuna” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (20 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle Albareda 22, 41001 Seville, Spain
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1 - 10 of 463 reviews

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant late April with a group of friends. Food was amazing, good service and wines were excellent value for money! Would definitely recommend if you are looking for something a little different and a great experience. Conveniently located just off Plaza Nueva...More

Thank Marcel v
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We made a reservation for the first available dinner slot at 8.30pm and the restaurant filled up quickly after us. For drinks, we had the tinto verano which is really close to sangria but more refreshing and less heavy. Following the other TA recommendations, we...More

Thank Melwyn T
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is an unassuming restaurant from the outside in a side street close to Plaza Nuevo. We are both lunch and dinner there and on both occasions we're impressed by the quality of the food and the friendly efficient service. The restaurant area is at...More

Thank Beverley B
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Most of the reviews seem to have this down as a tapas place. While my starter fits the definition, a kind of cod fritter, my main course certainly didn't and turned out to be the most melt in the mouth stewed beef. Top class

Thank williamdfr
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I went to Zelai with my friends and experienced very interesting twist on very traditional food: tapas mixed with japanese taste: a lot of tuna, octopus, etc..I highly recommend it!

1  Thank petra h
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

The upper end of tapas. A little more expensive than most other bars but when you see the menu you'll understand and when you taste them you definitely will not grumble. Fancy a change from the samey menus of most bars then visit here.

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

On a recommendation by our host we lunched at Zelai our first day in Seville. We returned two days later and likely will be back again before we travel on. When you find a place like Zelai you struggle with your desire to try new...More

Thank bkloui
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Close to Plaza Nueva a few steps away from a hustle and bustle there is a contemporary gem serving a original tasty twist on the traditional Seville's dishes. The langustine croquettes were flavorful, fluffy on a squid in mayo, the octopus had perfect texture on...More

Thank Gigi N
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

I landed late at night and checked in at my hotel. The concierge recommended it and I got there at 9 and it was quiet. At 930 then it started getting busier. Bar waiter served me and kept a tab on my drinks and was...More

Thank TTB4EVA
Reviewed 25 January 2016

We arrived after 2 p.m. on a Friday and it was quiet. All dishes were delicious and lovely presentation. Very friendly staff, they were willing to accommodate our special requests. Great value. Would highly recommend.

Thank SylviaFab
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$38
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
Monday
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
Thursday
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
Friday
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
Saturday
13:00 - 16:30
20:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Albareda 22, 41001 Seville, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Seville  >  Seville
  • Phone Number: +34 954 22 99 92
  • E-mail
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