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Zougla Restaurant

2021 Estevan Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 3Y9, Canada
+1 250-716-3233
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (29 reviews)
“mushroom caps” (2 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Greek, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2021 Estevan Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 3Y9, Canada
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Three of just finished a very nice dinner. The service was excellent and the quality of food was very good. I had the halibut which was perfectly prepared. The chocolate eruption dessert was superb!

Thank Travellingcanuck2012
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Great restaurant for good food and chatting with friends, family and associates. Reliability of the interesting and wide menu is impressive. The room is comfy for casual and more formal events. The staff are good. The location in central Nanaimo above Departure Bay is convenient,...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Went here for dinner around 8.30 on a Tuesday evening. It was very quiet with maybe 4 other occupied tables who were finishing their meals. As it was dark I can't comment on the views, the food however was fairly average. My wife said that...More

Thank alannsarah
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in at Zougla restaurant for dinner and ordered the sirloin steak , escargot au gratin , vodka martini and a Moscow mule... the steak was cooked to perfection and the escargot were decadent and delicious the martini was okay but nothing special. The Moscow...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed August 20, 2018

I always order the Greek specials since they are so good. I am never disappointed. The service was good and very pleasant. All 4 of us were pleased.

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We visited Zougla's recently while in town for a family gathering. My great uncle lived very close to here and was a fan, so we all decided to try and get a reservation. Zougla's happily accommodated all 14 of us on a Friday night at...More

Thank Rachael B
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed Zougla very much. The ambience was fine, although it seemed very quiet, perhaps because it is quite a large venue. Service very good. The menu is extensive, and the meals very well prepared and nicely presented. Service was also very good, and the...More

Thank Harry H
Reviewed July 14, 2018

We have lived in Nanaimo for many years but for one reason or another had never before experienced Zougla (even though we dine out frequently). Reading previous reviews which were somewhat negative, we decided to try it for my wife's birthday- albeit somewhat apprehensively. What...More

Thank 270garrys
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Staff is very jumpy as if they are not allowed to smile, speak with customers, but just work, work, work even when the restaurant isn't that busy. It's as if they're always looking over their shoulder. The food was decent, fairly priced, and not huge...More

Thank Mike5466
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The host at the front desk reception (is he the owner of the establishment?) has an unpleasant demeanor. No smile, no greeting. He looked annoyed when I asked whether we could have a booth instead of a table. This was not our first visit to...More

Thank Syl_Brad
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Lainey B
November 24, 2017|
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Response from nanaimoguy | Property representative |
Yes, we do. Three Nanaimo beers on tap and few more BC ones in bottle.
April 23, 2016|
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Response from Gilles C | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any gluten free options. Looking at their menus (lunch & dinner), there is no mention about gluten free options. You will have to contact them for specifics.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2021 Estevan Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 3Y9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-716-3233
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