This was forwarded to me by a friend. Any chowhounds checked out the scene yet?
>>>Sistah Sybil has forwarded this great news. We have a new soul food
>>>restaurant in Oakand by San Leandro.. It sounds like it might be a
>>>winner. If any choses to check it out, please let us know how it
>>>> >i have some good news for you. at last the bay area has an upscale soul food
>>>> > >restaurant. it's called Cafe Zula and it is located at 635 E. 14th street at dutton in san leandro. i was there for the grand opening last night and let me tell you it was truly grand....the food was fabulous, the
prices >affordable, the decor is classy, upbeat and warm, he had beautiful art by
>>>> > >black artists on the walls and live music, the servers were
>>>> friendly and attentive and the host/proprietor leonard casanares was suave,
debonair and"handlin' his business".
ever wanted yummy soul food in a beautiful setting... like when out of town guest visit, or for your mom's birthday or just when you need some comfort food?????? well now you have a place to go. the menu includes
is not limited to greens, cornbread, fried corn, fried/baked chicken/fish, gumbo, steak, black eyed peas/rice, crab cakes, chittlins, peach cobbler, sweet potato pie.....
do yourself a favor and check it out. its your chance to eat some wonderful food and support a newly launched african owned business. starting> 12/12/01
>it will be open daily for lunch and dinner. the # is 383 9852.