We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Zante Restaurant

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
36 King Street East, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
Website
Today
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Wed 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thu - Sat 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: www.zanterestaurant.com

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 48 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 22
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
dinner with friends

very enjoyable evening, dinner was excellent, service was great and not a long wait. i will definetly return. the owner pays attention to every detail. if you enjoy greek food this is worth a visit

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 7, 2015
sandy o
,
Bowmanville, Canada
Add Photo Write a Review

48 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this restaurant
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Bowmanville, Canada
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

very enjoyable evening, dinner was excellent, service was great and not a long wait. i will definetly return. the owner pays attention to every detail. if you enjoy greek food this is worth a visit

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oshawa
Level Contributor
22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We first visited Zante many years ago, and immediately loved it. I first reviewed Zante for Trip Advisor in December 2011, where we were wonderfully served by owners Denis and Eleanor, to a beautiful, tasty meal. We've been returning ever since. We were so saddened by the passing of Eleanor last fall. She was an exceptionally beautiful person, and we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bowmanville, Canada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

excellent lunch at Zantes , have also had a few work celebrations here always fantasti. The service is great and the atmosphere is very comfortable

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bowmanville, Canada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Family run restaurant with a great small restaurant atmosphere. The food is great and portions provide good value as well. Highly recommend to anyone looking for a break from franchise options in this area. It's not a cutting edge culinary experience but more traditional fare and the quality is consistent which, as a local I appreciate.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bowmanville, Canada
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have had many opportunities to eat at Zante Restaurant in Bowmanville. The food has never disappointed and the service has always been great. They have great people working there. They do a great combination of Mediterranean food as well as other Canadian favourites. I have taken friends, family and business dignitaries there for dinner and always got raves on... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I ate at this restaurant recently for dinner. It is very clean and has ample room. The server was friendly as well. I found the lasagna somewhat bland, lacking in spices. The portion was a half decent size, so as far as that was concerned I had no issue. However, It was a bit pricey, compared to what you would... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Whitby, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

My wife loves Greek food so we decided on ante as the reviews seemed modest and there really isn't too much to pick from in bowmanville. My first disappointment with zante was that despite the large open layout we were sat in the front around other guests instead of being asked where we prefer to sit and possibly having some... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Whitby, Canada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Good greek food! Crust rolls, great souvlaki, generous glasses of wine and pleasant staff. Owner is very involved. Wish they would flame the saganaki at the table.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bowmanville, Canada
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

For a small town like Bowmanville, this family owned Greek restaurant tastes like you could be on the Danforth! Tasty authentic Greek food, lovely atmosphere and friendly staff make this a must visit whether for lunch or a nice dinner/ get together. I've been going there for years and it's always been a good experience...The owners are always there, working... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Okay - so Greek food is not at the top of my food chain ---- but do yourself a favour - catch the Zante Restaurant in Bowmanville and begin to enjoy!! Never heard of half the things on the menu so as a treat to myself and my wife on our anniversary, we stepped into an appetizer dish called sagaqnaki... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Zante Restaurant also viewed

 
Bowmanville, Ontario
 

Been to Zante Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Zante Restaurant

Address: 36 King Street East, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bowmanville
Open Hours:
Monday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Greek

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 36 King Street East, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bowmanville

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

Description

www.zanterestaurant.com
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Zante Restaurant and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Zante Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?