Chris Z's is a sandwich shop and Middle-Eastern restaurant located at 2808 University Boulevard (Clairmont Avenue) in Lakeview. It was opened about 2004 by Chris Zarzaur.
Serving hot dogs, burgers and sandwiches during the day, Zarzaur prepares a special Middle-Eastern meal for Friday night gatherings.
- Harvey, Fletcher (March 6, 2009) "Chris Z's in Birmingham serves up Mediterranean fare on Friday nights." The Birmingham News
- "Chris Z's" (July 11, 2010) The Great Birmingham Hot Dog Tour - accessed November 5, 2013