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Zizi Limona
Zizi Limona

Zizi Limona Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.zizilimona.com
  • Phone: (347) 763-1463
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday-Friday: 11:30am-5:00pm

    Dinner: Monday-Friday: 11:30am-5:00pm

    Dinner: Saturday-Sunday: 5:00pm -11:30pm

    Brunch: Saturday-Sunday: 11:30am-5:00pm
  • Payment Options: Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Israeli, Moroccan
  • Executive Chef: NIR MESIKA
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Delivery, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine, Wine Bar
  • Catering: We cater any size for lunch, dinners ,and special events with personalized menus
  • Entertainment: Lively, cool music
  • Special Events & Promotions: Look forward to our upcoming Cellar Shows!

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Grand Street
  • Public Transit: Bedford L train , JMZ trains Marcy stop , G train metropolitan stop
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Parking Details: Easy parking on Grand Street, Meter parking on Havemeyer
A word from Zizi Limona
Zizi Limona commits to transport you to grandma’s Middle Eastern kitchen but in the style and comfort that is unique to Williamsburg. Sourcing fresh seasonal and local ingredients, it offers updated versions of many familiar classics like the Cowshuka, poached eggs in shakshuka tomato stew served with skirt steak seasoned with preserved lemons & rosemary. Feast your taste buds on flavors from all four corners of the Mediterranean with crazy Italian style babaganoush, North African Tershi, Israeli style stuffed root veggies, Egyptian roasted vegetable hummus, and a signature oxtail Bureka. Finish with traditional charcoal black coffee and sweeter than sweet Basbosa Semolina cake.


*Expect a $25 dollar minimum per person for all reservations.
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Diner Reviews
  • "Great food, as usual. Short rib especially outstanding. Generous portions. Silan dessert slightly disappointing compared to other spots around town and original in Israel. Noise made conversation very difficult. Can't bring some people here just for that reason."
    Dined on 8/24/2014
  • "The food was fresh and delicious and flavorful and every plate we ordered we scraped clean. Our waiter (Chris?) was very helpful with the menu and an entertaining and attentive waiter. We'll definitely be coming back!"
    Dined on 8/24/2014
  • "Pretty much everything was spot on at Zizi Limona. The hummus, charred beet/lentil salad, and wild salmon entree were particular standouts."
    Dined on 8/21/2014
  • "After waiting over an hour for appetizers and politely asking what was going on, my table of four was greeted with actual screams from the restaurant's owner, who made a scene in front of his entire clientele and yelled at us to get out. As a New Yorker and waitress of many years, I have never seen anything like this."
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "The meals here are always delicious but unsuspecting by description. They also were wonderfully acomidating to our needs (we had some much older family members) considering how young and hip the restaurant is."
    Dined on 7/27/2014
  • "We loved zizi's. The baba G was fabulous and the piles of other small plates were scrumptous!!! Chris are server was great with recommendations and fun and attentive."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "Zizi Limona serves creative and inspired Mediterranean cuisine. The menu is always innovative and the chef cooks in a kitchen open to the restaurant. This is a gem of a restaurant that is a local favorite. It is always great."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "Great flavor to every dish. Young and extremely talented chef. Very welcoming snd always on-hand owner/manager. Judt a special place. Awesome. "
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Zizi limona: modern Israeli food. Food made with love from creative checf. Everything on the menu is very good. Good service. "
    Dined on 5/30/2014
  • "The food was different and authentic. Everything tasted great. Small plates are encouraged for a family style. Service was friendly and attentive. Ambiance was rustic, low lighting, and great music. I would definitely recommend and go back soon."
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "Really enjoyed both the ambiance and the food. Looking forward to going back!!!"
    Dined on 3/16/2014
  • "We were the only guests when I arrived at 7 pm dinner. However, food and service very good."
    Dined on 2/18/2014
  • "Valentine's Day dining could not have been more enjoyable. Our waiter was amazing, funny and helped to guide our dining experience by suggesting how our order should come out. The food was just spot on, and flirted with haute cuisine mixing with family style middle eastern in a way that elevated the meal. The falafel was off the chain."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "I was here last week and it was fantastic. Great, interesting food, great service, and really good prices. My only complaint was that it was a bit cold in the restaurant. Can't wait to go back."
    Dined on 1/30/2014
  • "Zizi Limona is a great restaurant that is unique in Williamsburg. The food is fresh, creative and delicious and the open kitchen lets diners watch the food being prepared. The service is excellent and the staff is friendly. Highly recommend this innovative restaurant. Really enjoyable meals."
    Dined on 1/25/2014
  • "Wow, I was not expecting the caliber food we received from Zizi Limona! Freshly baked little pita breads for the table, we ate several. My dad was so into his lamb pita that he didn't speak to us the entire meal until he was finished. I was nervous that he wasn't enjoying but clearly I was wrong. Everything was amazing, and even more unexpectedly so was the wine which was from Macedonia. Will definitely be revisiting soon!"
    Dined on 1/19/2014
  • "Love this place! Great for group dinners. Food is delicious and service is superb. One of my new favorite places in BK"
    Dined on 1/17/2014
  • "There are better choices for food, ambiance and service in Williamsburg."
    Dined on 12/31/2013
  • "Lovely experience for a family birthday dinner. Super friendly despite my toddler being a toddler. Most important - food was delicious! Will be back."
    Dined on 12/15/2013
  • "This place is really overhyped but I found the hummus and middle eastern fare very basic and below average. Its a great place for meat lovers."
    Dined on 12/13/2013
  • "Great place with a unique take on Mediterranean food. Menu has a range of wonderful options. Highly recommend."
    Dined on 11/8/2013
  • "Excellent Mediterranean/Middle Eastern tapas and dishes. Get a bunch of the small plates and share!"
    Dined on 11/2/2013