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Blvd del Hipodromo #2-502 | Colonia San Benito, San Salvador 1011, El Salvador
+503 2511 4282
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
11 Apr 2018
28 May 2015
“Too expensive, bad service”
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Steakhouse, Latin, Pizza, International, Spanish
Blvd del Hipodromo #2-502 | Colonia San Benito, San Salvador 1011, El Salvador
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We went there for drinks as we had been recommended this place. Very disappointed. The place looks old and run-down. Most of the people there were foreigners so, if I wanted to go to an American or European bar I would go to those countries....More

Thank mariotorrealba
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Everytime that we go(not often) its a bad experience... You have to order 3 times in a row, because the waiters are too slow or just not motivated... And whne you see the check you feel like youve been robbed... Just order a bottle of...More

Thank Enrique F
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Love the atmosphere in this bar, I must say the cubanas drink are great my cheers to the bartender, and arrive before 9pm and you could find some really great specials!! One of my dislikes about this place the 3 times I went was the...More

Thank Walter M
Reviewed 3 April 2014

Great little spot in a nice area. Great views of the city from the second floor. Bar food was fine, happy hour specials were ridiculously cheap, and the service was good. Good place for a large group of friends that want to hang out, take...More

1  Thank a h
Reviewed 6 March 2014

Went there with a group of friends during my visit to El Salvador, and the place is very chill. Nice music, good places to sit and talk. Food is not the greatest, and service is terrible but the atmosphere makes up for it.More

Thank Daniel D
Jon Q, associate at Zanzibar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2014

Hi, Daniel! Thanks for stopping by Zanzibar on your recent trip. Could you please let us know what food you ordered, and what day of the week and time you stopped by? Thanks again for stopping by and for your input- any or all of...More

Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

Zanzibar is a nice place to have a drink or three before dinner. Thursday, Friday, Saturday are always jumping after 11:00 if your looking for a high energy crowd. The cocktail menu is by far the best in town if your looking for that U.S....More

1  Thank Watercooled
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blvd del Hipodromo #2-502 | Colonia San Benito, San Salvador 1011, El Salvador
  • Location: Central America  >  El Salvador  >  San Salvador Department  >  San Salvador
  • Phone Number: +503 2511 4282
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