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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%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (14 reviews)
“lamb shank” (23 reviews)
“salmon” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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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 821 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a lovely dinner. The food was nice and the service was great. The place itself is very classy.

Thank brgali
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coming back to Zinzi after 4 years, we were somewhat disappointed. While the food continues to be good, something lacked in ambience and service and Zinzi did not achieve the above expectations rating we had given the place 4 ago. But maybe it was only...More

1  Thank Lata67
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lata67, Thank you for your review of Zinzi Restaurant. We are disappointed to hear your time at Zinzi was not as you had previously encountered. Please could I request that you contact me directly as we value your feedback to ensure that we rectify...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as a large party as we all met up during various road trips. The staff were friendly and the restaurant decor is fab. The food was amazing, and well worth the price. The whole dining experience was thoroughly enjoyable.More

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

Dear Matthew D, Thank you for reviewing Zinzi Restaurant. We are delighted you chose Zinzi as the location of your reunion and had a memorable night amongst friends and family. We will be sure to pass your kind words on to our dedicated team. Kind...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ambiance, food and service was excellent. Gladly recommend for a special occasion. Fireside pre-dinner drinks setting amazing

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

Dear Johann, Thank you for taking the time to review your Zinzi Restaurant experience. We are delighted you enjoyed our outdoor dining deck for pre-dinner drinks beside the fire. We hope to welcome you back for many special occasions! Kind regards, The Zinzi Team

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The setting of this restaurant is amazing. The furnishings lend a touch of luxury. Crockery and cutlery are of the best. Good presentation was beautiful. The only down side was thus beautifully presented food was rather tasteless, really lacked flavour.More

Thank Marion W
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Marion W, Thank you for your review of your recent meal at Zinzi Restaurant. We are disappointed to see that you did not enjoy meal and would request that you contact me directly as we value your feedback to ensure that we rectify the...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We had dinner in Zinzi, It was really good food and setting. we had the salmon and the ostrich burger. they were very good and they offer a very cosy experience.

Thank MohammedAhassan
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Dear MohammedAhassan, Thank you for your review of your Zinzi Restaurant. We are very pleased you enjoyed the Vietnamese caramelized salmon and gourmet ostrich burger. We look forward to welcoming you back for another Zinzi experience soon; Kind regards, The Zinzi Team

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We did not stay at Zinzi but visited nonetheless as it comes highly rated. Not disappointed at all: you have to visit to experience the charm, luxury and content feeling that Zinzi brings. It is expensive to stay over for South Africans. Even so, you...More

Thank Carisa S
Kate M, Communications Manager at Zinzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Dear Carisa S, Thank you for your review of Tsala Treetop Lodge and Zinzi Restaurant. We are very blessed with our beautiful location and our Chapel in the Forest has seen many happy occasions. We hope to welcome you back to the Hunter's Estate in...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018 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 13 July 2018

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 11 July 2018

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 13 July 2018

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 10 July 2018 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 11 July 2018

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

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Ilkleygirl
16 September 2018|
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Response from jeana710 | Reviewed this property |
Contact them directly Ilkleygirl!! I am from Pudsey but live near Zinzis!!!!
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Frank F
21 August 2018|
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Response from PezzerW4 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies - my previous reply was in error, Zinzi is good value, menus on their website
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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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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
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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
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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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