Derived from the Arabic word for ‘olive’, ZAITOUNA high-end restaurant is a warm 64-seat modern style restaurant is set to provide guests with both an indoor and an outdoor experience; the multi-cultural Mediterranean a la carte menu serves healthy gourmet inspired and innovative dishes that will satisfy the most discerning palates, undoubtedly the perfect place for locals and tourists
Satisfy your cravings for exotic Mediterranean food at ZAITOUNA, we’re committed to helping you rediscover your love of authentic Mediterranean recipes, for our vegetarian customers we offer flavorful vegetarian options to tickle their taste buds
When you think of Mediterranean food, you may picture pitas and hummus, and little else. The cuisine of the countries surrounding the Mediterranean Sea, however, is extremely diverse. So just what is Mediterranean food? It includes staple dishes from European countries such as Greece, Italy and Spain; North African countries, such as Algeria, Libya and Morocco; and Middle Eastern countries, such as Lebanon, Syria and Turkey. This region is rich in a wide variety of ingredients and spices that make ordinary food pop with flavor. What's more, the food of the Mediterranean region is prepared with fresh, healthy ingredients that are actually good for you. In fact, it is this perfect marriage of taste and nutrition for an healthy gourmet, that has made Mediterranean food so popular throughout the world.
For centuries, the residents of countries surrounding the Mediterranean Sea have enjoyed a lower risk of certain cancers, reduced risk of developing heart disease and increased longevity overall.
One of the reasons for this is daily exercise. But another, equally important, reason is a healthy, balanced diet. What is Mediterranean food's secret to better health? The Mediterranean diet is rich in lean proteins, like chicken, fish and legumes; fresh fruits and vegetables; whole, unprocessed grains; seeds and nuts; healthy fats like olive oil; and a limited intake of dairy and red meats. It all adds up to a nutritionally balanced diet that promotes improved overall health and well-being.
At ZAITOUNA high-end restaurant, our menu offers an extensive selection of Mediterranean food that is the perfect balance of flavor and nutrition. Whether its appetizers, healthy burgers, pitas and wraps or wood-fired pizzas all of the dishes at ZAITOUNA are prepared with your health – and your palate – in mind. If you are still wondering what is Mediterranean food, and you haven't tried ZAITOUNA yet, it's time to discover “The Art of Eating Healthy”!