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Zar Cafe - CLOSED

413 Lake Ave, Saint James, NY 11780-2207
+1 631-862-4444
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Aug 2016
“Was good but now closed”
16 Aug 2016
“This Restaurant closed down ”
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Mediterranean, Greek, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
413 Lake Ave, Saint James, NY 11780-2207
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Sorry to see this restaurant go. They did a great job of renovating it and lasted several years but it closed several months ago. Hope it doesn't turn into another eyesore in St James

Thank Walter K
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant closed down. No longer in business. There is a for sale sign posted on the Front Window. They have been closed for a bout six months now.

Thank NyJosie
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Zar is a bit hard to find as it's somewhat hidden behind foliage and the street numbers aren't immediately apparent. But once you do find it, this restaurant is a real gem. I've eaten there twice -- once for lunch on the patio during the...More

Thank LotsaTraveling
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

My favorite restaurant! Cozy inside, friendly staff, and delicious food. The lamb chops are, by far, my favorite.

1  Thank NicoleMarieTeresa
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Beautiful indoor room and lovely garden area out back. Food is so good, all fresh, delicious Persian, Mediterranean foods. Pasta to steak. This place is so charming & so delicious. Bravo!! Really good

Thank KizrSozie
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My mom and a family friend wanted to take us out for our anniversary and also to explore the town my mom recently moved to. She asked my husband and I to join her and friend in trying out a restaurant they had recently heard...More

Thank Susaneac
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Based on the reviews here and looking for a place in the St. James area, my sister, her boyfriend and I decided on Zar Cafe for a Saturday evening dinner. We were seated in their beautiful backyard garden (highly recommended) and were continually impressed. We...More

Thank Loren B
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

After reading the reviews and hearing from friends how good the place was , we tried it for lunch. Food was very good and nice atmosphere. Large selection to choose from and everyone enjoyed their lunch. My only issue was after the initial drink order...More

Thank MOS6969
Reviewed 12 August 2015

On our second visit to the Zar Cafe I realized that the place was hidden gem. Service was exceptional and friendly. The food was quite good spanning a wide variety of Mediterranean choices but with options for American palates. If it is warm enough, the...More

Thank naugaman
Reviewed 8 April 2015

The food was very good and the service was excellent. The place is small but cozy. Enjoyed it !!! We were there early on a Saturday evening and had no problem be seated. The place started to fill up when we left.

Thank Arlene G
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 Lake Ave, Saint James, NY 11780-2207
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Saint James
  • Phone Number: +1 631-862-4444
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