Zait and Zaatar

510 N. Brookhurst St.
Anaheim, CA 92801
714-991-9996

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  • $
  • Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Not Accepted
The dive focuses on sphihas, those Middle Eastern flatbreads topped with ingredients that look like a Levantine pizza but are eminently more affordable and delicious. Take a hint from their name and start with a zaatar sphiha, the desiccated herb rub that finds oregano, sesame seeds, olive oil and other dried herbs fighting for supremacy over your palate and reaching a tart truce-here, the zaatar extends from one end of the large, fat flatbread it tops to the other.

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