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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed the tapas style starters, we had the falafel, pan fried gnocchi and fishcakes and all of them are delicious. Hubby enjoyed the mussels as a main. A perfect ending was the sticky toffee pudding. Will definitely visit again to try the other...dishes on the menu,More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 18 June 2022

Visited Cafe Zest for the second time in two weeks and had to go back after the first visit. Excellent service, food and ambience and mother and son partnership works in perfect harmony! Fish cakes as a starter is not to be missed! Tried 4...four mains and all were so good! And the potato wedges to die for! Please do not skip the puds - the sticky toffee pudding is worth a million bucks! Will be back soon! Well done to owners and staff! You have a winning recipe and keep up the good work!More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 21 May 2022

Me and my partner went for an early dinner. Had amazing fish , house made chips and grilled vegetables. The flavours were so good, subtle but tasty. BUT the sticky toffee pudding was the star of the night. WHAT a dessert!! Super friendly staff, easy...chilled music, sunset beach views. AmazingMore

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 30 March 2022

This is a real surprise and avery good experience. It is the first time we have stopped here and will do so again. Great views of the sea and easy to park close. Squis was outstanding as was the hake. Service is competent and kind....My wife and I really like everything about it.More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed 6 February 2022 via mobile

Whilst staying locally we were recommended by friends to dine here and duly booked a table for the Friday evening and I’m glad we did as the place was buzzing & full Staff were smiling , attentive and doing a great job on a busy...service plus the choice of Starters/Tapas and Main entrees was varied with Meat , Fish and Vegetarian dishes being the choices We took 3 Tapas of Spring Rolls , Dukka Camembert and Fish Cakes to share and everything was tasty & homemade Our Main dishes of Chicken Schnitzel and Kudu Burger were again very enjoyable Desserts were declined but overall a nice venue for an evening mealMore

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 24 January 2022

We had a wonderful dinner with the family. The owner as well as the staff are attentive and friendly. The food is delicious. Fully recommended!

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 28 December 2021

One of the nicest meals we ate in this small town!! Interesting menu options and everyone in our party of 5 thoroughly enjoyed their food!

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 27 December 2021

We went as a family of six for Christmas Eve 2021. Wonderful food and table setting at a open window. Choice of various Tapas dishes and/or a good selection of main courses. Rounded off with a chocolate fondant to die for. Reasonable %r0 charge for...corkage.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 26 November 2021 via mobile

Fab meal with excellent service - pork belly with amazing crackling and fish and chips both pronounced excellent. Dessert - panecotta and apple strudel Wines - very good

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 20 October 2021 via mobile

A great lat afternoon. We enjoyed the mussel risotto and the mussels... really great, tasty... wanting you to come back. Real worthwhile, will come back again.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Lynne L
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Lynne I found this information on Google: "Monday 12–10pm Tuesday 12–10pm Wednesday 12–10pm Thursday 12–10pm Friday 12–10pm Saturday 9am–10pm Sunday 9am–10pm We need 24 hours to process reservations." //Peter
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Hi Theresa. We do not have a printed kidies menu or a play area, but we do have options available for kids. We always try to accomodate as far as we can. We have regular customers with children and do have a kiddies chair... More
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Zest is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4