Zama in San Diego: A Culinary Journey to the Amazon Rainforest

Unlike Any of the Restaurants in Gaslamp Quarter

Among the many restaurants in Gaslamp Quarter, Zama is a dining destination that’s redefining the restaurant experience. Zama is more than just a place to eat; it’s a celebration of Amazonian wonders, harmoniously fused with the artistry of Latin American and Asian cuisines. With every dish, Zama invites diners on a voyage that transports them through the heartbeats of Peru, Mexico, and Japan, all within the embrace of a deep, Amazonian ambiance.


Zama San Diego

Where the Amazon Meets San Diego in Gaslamp Quarter

Zama is a testament to the fusion of diverse cultures and flavors, seamlessly blending the vibrant spirit of the Amazon with the urban allure of San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter. Among the restaurants in Gaslamp Quarter, Zama is unique and has an immersive rainforest-inspired ambiance. Zama is an expedition that transports diners to the heart of the Amazon. As you step into Zama, you’ll find yourself surrounded by lush greenery, captivating Amazonian decor, and the soothing sounds of the jungle, creating an atmosphere that’s both enchanting and exotic.

A Culinary Adventure in Gaslamp Quarter

The heart of Zama’s concept lies in its meticulously crafted menu, which showcases the art of fusion cuisine. Each dish is a carefully curated masterpiece, harmonizing the bold and spicy flavors of Latin America with the delicate and nuanced tastes of Asia. From exquisite Peruvian and Mexican creations to the Japanese-inspired sushi bar, Zama offers a symphony of flavors that will tantalize your taste buds and transport you to far-off culinary destinations.


Make sure to visit us at Zama for an experience no other of the restaurants in Gaslamp Quarter provide. Be teleported into a tropical rainforest and make your reservation here.

To read about where the idea of Zama was born and what else we have on the agenda for the restaurant, as well as what the owners say you cannot miss trying when visiting Zama in Gaslamp Quarter, click here to view the article. Thank you to the San Diego Union-Tribune for the feature!

Contact Info

467 Fifth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101

(619) 915-5789


Sunday – Thursday
5:00pm – 11:00pm

Friday – Saturday
5:00pm – 1:30am