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Zest Bar and Restaurant

163 Mosi-O-Tunya Rd | Opposite Ngolde Lodge, Livingstone, Zambia
+260 97 8109392
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good55%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“our waiter” (2 reviews)
“espetada” (3 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, African, Bar, Pizza, Pub, South American
163 Mosi-O-Tunya Rd | Opposite Ngolde Lodge, Livingstone, Zambia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here and it gave us a feel for Zambia cuisine and flavours. It is next to the road, so can get a bit dusty and noisyat times. Food was great and service good and friendly. Worth a visit

2  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Zest Bar and Restaurant is a very friendly place to eat, drink and enjoy an evening. It was that good that we went there four times during our stay in Livingstone.

1  Thank Julie P
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This was a pleasant surprise. The ambiance is great - we sat in the garden for a lovely lunch under the trees. The special - the espatada was tasty and generous and the service friendly and prompt. Try the traditional veggies - very tasty.

Thank Glenda P
Reviewed 23 July 2017

One of the former proprietors of Cafe Zambezi has now branched out on her own with Zest. The restaurant is a bit of a walk from town, especially if going out for dinner, but the trip is worth it. The menu offers a range of...More

1  Thank Mike L
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Starter of halloumi and mushroom and main if ribs. Both plentiful and tasty. worth a visit. Bit noisy for my perfect place as lots of music, TV and busy bar but would still go back

Thank Liz O
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My wife and I were in Livingstone a couple of weeks ago. Not being fans of hotel dining we went into town to find some local food and came across Zest. We met the owner, a young Australian woman who came to Africa with a...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We fell upon this place while looking for two other places. Thank goodness we did. The food was terrific. It has so much flavor and the portions were perfect. The espatadas were amazing. The owner was fantastic and ended up personally coming to speak to...More

1  Thank QHqueen
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I visited zest for the first time in June. Our waiter was friendly and attentive. A good menu the chicken and sreal dishes were good sized and well priced. Not out of this world but woegg a visit if your in town.

Thank David O
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The place ok the food is good n the give big portions too. There is an outdoor so good for chills with friends

Thank Chichi M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Really wanted a Zambian dish, while on a trip to Livingstone. Was not disappointed. Warm welcome, great service and good selection of local dishes.

Thank MonsieurPeregrine
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Steakhouse, Brazilian, African, Bar, Pizza, Pub, South American
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Mosi-O-Tunya Rd | Opposite Ngolde Lodge, Livingstone, Zambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Zambia  >  Southern Province  >  Livingstone
  • Phone Number: +260 97 8109392
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Zest Bar and Restaurant is packed full of flavour. We specialise in espetadas, steaks, stuffed chicken breasts as well as burgers, pizzas, ribsa nd kid friendly food. There is a fully stocked bar and competitive prices. Come round today and try for yourself!
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