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Zest

Bornaische Strasse 54, 04277 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
0341 / 231 91 26
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English first
Cairns, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

The food AMAZING, cocktails DELICOUS... you certainly will need a while to go through the menu which was surprisingly long. The Food presentation was beautiful set up. There were quite a few ingredients that were new to me but it made the dining more adventurous. If I was just about to review the food/drinks I certainly would have given it... More

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Budapest, Hungary
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Not being a vegetarian, this is one of the few v places I could thoroughly enjoy ! Went with two friends, and tasted everything we chose - each dish was simply excellent ! Both my companions (one of then vegetarian) had the same opinion. Tasty dishes, kind service. Thank you, will return when next time in Leipzig !

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Napier, New Zealand
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80 reviews 80 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

My girlfriend and I ate at "Zest" on Saturday night....neither of us are what you would call staunch vegans, but we try and eat food with little or no animal products most of the time. The menu at Zest was quite incredible! - I am so impressed with what they are able to do with the ingredients they have. We... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

This is a true place in every sense!!! Genuine prepared food. Creative original dishes and with an complicated service A little outside the centre but worthwhile the 4km.

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013 via mobile

I am probably going again for the brunch tomorrow! The interior of the place is minimal and nice. The food and wine we had were excellent.

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UK
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

We went based on the reviews. It's a trek out from town and the staff are super cool and a bit snooty. Food is nice and its great for veggies as everything is veggie and the menu changes every month depending on the veg available. We had parsnip soup (which was delicious) Risotto balls which were very nicely presented but... More

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London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

We had an amazing New Year's Eve dinner at Zest, comprising 8 courses! There was one sitting which commenced at 1830 with a cocktail with an amuse buche. Course 1: Sanddornsuppe (Sea Buckthorn Soup); Course 2: Anchochillies im Polentamantel, gefullt mit Koriander-Knoblauchkrem und mango Thaichilli coulis (Ancho Chillies coated in polenta and stuffed with coriander and garlic cream with a... More

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Barnet, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

My wife and I took our son and his wife to this small vegetarian/vegan restaurant in South Leipzig. The menu is in English as well as German, and changes seasonally. The burgers were amazing - you have to choose 5 times from a range of fillings - and my wife was ecstatic about her 'meze' - a wonderful selection of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

This food was so good that I would like to see this restaurant/the chef publish a recipe book. If I lived in Leipzig, or indeed Germany, I would be a regular visitor to make my way through the menu. My food was incredibly tasty as were the dishes that my friends chose. I even considered asking the people at the... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

This is a great vegan restaurant, I was releived to find it after all you often get is that vegan hot dog or vegan burger, or veggies with rice/pasta when going to vegetarian/vegan restaurants. The food is delicious and special, you have hardly ever eaten veggies, seitan or tofu that way before (at least I hardly haven't), even my omnivore... More

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