Emad Zaki is a young restaurateur from the suburbs of Athens, who has made his name in the world of Greek cuisine. He started his restaurant as a humble hole in the wall, near his own home, and he is so passionate with the food that he decided to open it in a prestigious hotel. The hotel is called Hotel Croce and Emad serves the guests who come for lunch, dinner, or breakfast. The atmosphere of this restaurant is quite serene and it brings the ancient world into your dining room.
Emad serves up a wide variety of traditional dishes from Greece, Turkey, and Italy. The most popular dishes in Greece include the Kalamata olives, tzatziki (fried eggplant) and the grilled lamb chops. In addition, Emad specializes in Mediterranean meals such as Greek salads, grilled tomatoes, grilled peas, and grilled shrimp. If you are looking for a Greek salad that features fresh vegetables or slices of cucumber, the place serves that also.
As you would expect, there are some excellent wines available at Emad Zaki. Some of the best wines include Emetiki White, which are made from the Zinfandel grape; Pino d’Avola, made from Pinot Noir; Pinot Grigio, which are made from Chardonnay; and Avola, which are a fortified white wine. The barkeep at Emad Zaki is very knowledgeable about the different kinds of wines used in Greek cuisine. He can advise you on the right kind of wine to order. In addition, Emad Zaki also has a large selection of appetizers and dessert dishes. Many of these entrees are made from fresh vegetables and locally caught fish.
Zinfandel cuisine is perhaps the most famous from the Zinfandel region of California. The most popular appetizer dishes at Emad Zaki include the Zinfandel potatoes which are grilled and served with garlic bread. Another favorite appetizer is the grilled apricot pit cheese. This cheese is made from milk, covered with butter and then placed in a pit and cooked on the grill until it is done. Other popular choices for Zinfandel dishes include Greek yogurt, lemon slices, tapenade olives, and grilled wild greens.
A traditional dessert at Emad Zaki is their version of pistachio. This dessert is served with warm almond pita bread. It may sound unusual but it is actually a very good food that is enjoyed by people of all ages. They serve this dessert with fresh strawberries or mint leaves. Other deserts include the signature chocolate truffles and Greek chocolate sauce.
Emad Zaki has four restaurants located in the San Francisco area. Their website indicates that this Italian restaurant is one of the favorites of chefs and people alike. If you are considering trying this restaurant out, then you should find out more about it online. You can also check out the other three restaurants if you prefer. There is a map of the restaurant on the website that will help you determine which restaurant you should visit based on your proximity to the one nearest to you. Be sure to try out Emad Zaki if you are ever in the San Francisco Bay Area.