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Zinzi Restaurant

Hunter's Estate | off the N2, 10 km west of Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 532 8226
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Hunter's Estate | off the N2, 10 km west of Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 814 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reception received from the moment we walked through the door to when we relunctly left was excellent. All staff so obliging and smiling and helpful. Great choice on the menu from breads to starters to mains and desserts. Only had one night here but would...More

Thank Joey michelle D
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Joey michelle D Super to have you with us at Zinzi Restaurant. Thank you for your kind words about our dedicated team and choice on the menu. We look forward to welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Kind Regards, The Zinzi...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We managed to get a last-minute reservation for dinner, arriving quite early. Later on the place filled up quickly. Zinzi is a visually stunning hidden gem, we really loved the place, especially at sunset. A delightful bread selection was the start to a delicious meal...More

Thank Tilena117
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Tilena T, Thank you for taking the time to review your meal at Zinzi Restaurant. We are delighted you had a memorable experience and would love to welcome you back for some evening outdoor dining in our Zinzi garden. We will pass your kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb upmarket restaurant hidden on an estate in the Harkerville forest area. Excellent cuisine in a beautiful setting with exquisite Asian doors. A definite choice of restaurant if in the area. Attentive well trained staff to cater to your palate desire. Needed longer to try...More

Thank Leslie M
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Leslie M, Thank you so much for your review of Zinzi Restaurant. We are blessed with our unique forest location and dedicated team. We are delighted you had a wonderful experience and hope to welcome you back in the near future to try a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great vibe great view and good food. Great location in the forest. Very good menu. Most Memorable meal. Not to be missed in Plettenberg Bay

Thank Doreen S
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Doreen S, Thank you for taking the time to review Zinzi Restaurant. We are delighted you had a memorable experience and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, The Zinzi Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for dinner but made a reservation beforehand. The service was lovely and the staff were hospitable. My partner and I ordered a chef's special, being a chateaubriand steak for two people. And the dish did not disappoint!! It came with root vegetables...More

Thank ritapwchan
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear ritapwchan, Thank you so much for your lovely review - we are delighted you had a memorable Zinzi Restaurant experience. We will pass your kind words on to our chef and team, and we hope to welcome you back next time you are in...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Ate hear one evening whilst staying at a nearby hotel and weren’t disappointed. Good menu choice at reasonable prices and good service and very tasty food. The curry was one of the best ever quoted our 22 year old daughter. It was up the the...More

Thank DaviesBristol
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Dear DaviesBristol, Thank you for taking the time to review your meal at Zinzi Restaurant. We are delighted you had a great experience, and we hope to welcome you and your family back soon, Kind regards, The Zinzi Team

Reviewed 29 May 2018

An amazing restaurant just close to the hotel. You can go on foot from your room. International meal and good wines.

Thank Ana N
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Dear Ana N, Thank you for your review of Zinzi Restaurant. We hope you had a wonderful stay on the Hunter's Estate as well as your ZInzi experience. Kind regards, The Zinzi Team

Reviewed 28 May 2018

Zinzi's is on the same grounds as the Tsala Treetop Lodge. It is within walking distance of this and other nearby lodges. Yet it is also one of the most popular restaurants in the area. This means, of course, that the food, service and atmosphere...More

Thank William J
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Dear William J, Many thanks for your Zinzi Restaurant review. We are delighted you had a wonderful experience and we look forward to welcoming you back this evening. Kind regards, The Zinzi Team

Reviewed 16 May 2018

My husband and I visited Zinzi during our recent honeymoon while we were staying at the Tsala hotel. The restaurant is beautiful, the service impeccable (there was a personal welcome note on the table when we arrived and we also received a complimentary drink after...More

Thank KEW135
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Dear KEW135, Thank you for taking the time to review Zinzi Restaurant - we're honoured we were able to add a special touch to your honeymoon! We wish you years of happiness and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, The...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

What a gorgeous place! From the moment you get out of your car there is beauty everywhere you look. The interior is gorgeous-an eclectic blend of global treasures. The staff is so professional, the menu varied and the overall "feel" of the place is comfortable...More

Thank WendyKritzinger
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Dear Wendy H, Thank you so much for the wonderful review and very kind words. We are thrilled you had a memorable Zinzi Restaurant experience and we look forward to welcoming you back. We will be sure to pass your compliments on to our chefs...More

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tatianafpinheiro
29 January 2018|
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Response from Dorlcote | Reviewed this property |
We ate at 6.00 pm as that was the only available slot and I am pretty sure that serve until at least 9.00 pm
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Freda O
20 August 2017|
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Response from kalgran | Reviewed this property |
Open for lunch - and child friendly - though more of an adult restaurant.
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Sylvia B
3 March 2017|
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Response from Zinzi_Rest | Property representative |
Dear Sylvia B We would suggest smart casual for evening, day time is very casual though. But we fully understand that most guests during holiday period would not necessarily have smart pants available. You are welcome to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hunter's Estate | off the N2, 10 km west of Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay  >  Harkerville
  • Phone Number: +27 44 532 8226
  • E-mail
Description
Vibrant and casual with distinctive international flavours, Zinzi Restaurant offers an abundant & tasty menu. Ideal for sun-downers on the deck, or for a relaxed dining experience, Zinzi embraces the spirit of hearty cuisine and zesty ingredients with a choice selection of a la carte menu items. A meal at Zinzi is truly an abundant experience of honest food, warm service and superb ambience, at an affordable price.
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