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Zinzi

10 k west of Plettenberg Bay | Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
+27 44 532 8226
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Fusion
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Swedish first
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English first
la paz
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Everything superb! Starting from the entrance to the property to entering the exquisately designed restaurant till departure everything is superb! The welcome, the cocktails, the service, the menu choices, the taste of food, the presentation...Really an excellent choice for a special occasion or just to turn a regular day into a special day!

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Zinzi_Rest, General Manager at Zinzi, responded to this review

Dear Velmmaid Thank you for dining at Zinzi and writing this lovely review on us. Hope you will be able to join us again in future! Kindest regards The Zinzi Team More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing. My wife and I were celebrating our anniversary and it made for a wonderful night.

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Zinzi_Rest, General Manager at Zinzi, responded to this review

Dear Steve J Thank you for your kind review! Once again, Congratulations on your anniversary! Hope you will be able to join us again in the near future. Kind regards The Zinzi Team More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Went back a for a second night as the first was sooooo good. Very attentive staff, a balanced menu with truly wonderful food. The decor is understated but warm, along with really good room temperature, music and general ambience. Well done to the Zinzi Team, we will definitely be back.

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Zinzi_Rest, General Manager at Zinzi, responded to this review

Dear Sims965 Thank you for joining us twice on your visit to Plett! So lovely to hear you had a wonderful dining experience at Zinzi. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next visit! Kindest regards The Zinzi Team! More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is a first rate restaurant. There is an extensive menu and the food is excellent. Well presented and delicious. The staff are fantastic; attentive and efficient.

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Zinzi_Rest, General Manager at Zinzi, responded to this review

Dear Heather L Thank you for your kind feedback! We are pleased to hear you had an 'all round' good dining experience at Zinzi. Kind regards The Zinzi Team More

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had two consecutive dinners here and both nights were impressed with service, ambience, food and value for money. We have been holidaying for 2 weeks and this has been our favourite restaurant. Excellent lamb, beef and desserts, lovely terrace for drinks and general all round goodness! Would recommend 100%.

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Zinzi_Rest, General Manager at Zinzi, responded to this review

Dear CandM14 Thank you for wonderful review of Zinzi. We are delighted that you joined us for two evenings & enjoyed our Zinzi dining experience! Your review has made our day! Kind Regards The Zinzi Team More

south africa
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Many restaurants try to keep up a good standard of service ,food, at all times,but when there is a lapse the patron only remembers the last meal.my experience to date has been good ,but the last meal on sunday lunch fell far short of acceptable,and that was a ""special"" the position of the restaurant is great ,service good but food... More

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Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We and friends had lunch at Zinzi .The setting was great and the service excellent.They have a very good wine selection and the menu was concise but the dishes wad very tasty .We had the Tempura prawns and calamari for starters and it was very very good.The Lamb rump was one of the best dishes I ever had

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Zinzi_Rest, General Manager at Zinzi, responded to this review

Dear Janfourie Thank you once again for your wonderful review. As always, it was super to have you and your friends join us for Sunday lunch and we always value your continued support. I am delighted to hear that you had excellent service and that you commend our wine selection. The Chef's are also thankful that you enjoyed their creations,... More

Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Wonderful setting, great ambiance.The service was not great and the food disappointing. Perhaps a bad Friday night !

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Zinzi_Rest, General Manager at Zinzi, responded to this review

Dear henny771 Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the lovely setting and ambiance at our property. At Zinzi we endeavor to have our service and food preparation at the highest level. We regard customer feed back as an important part of growth in perfection. Would you be kind enough to mail me... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great place. I will definitely recommend it to anyone. The service is great and the food is better. I can highly recommend the slow roast pork belly as well as the parma ham salad. Monde is a superb server.

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Zinzi_Rest, General Manager at Zinzi, responded to this review

Dear Pieter M Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased that you enjoyed the pork belly dish as well as service. Monde was very pleased to hear your superb comment on his service. Thank You! Best regards The Zinzi Team More

Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

5 of us went to celebrate a birthday . Excellent service,beautifully presented and outstanding meals in a fabulous setting. A tucked away gem in Plett. Don't miss out.....

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