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Zesta Cucina

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5110 Tieton Dr, Yakima, WA 98908-4900 (Tieton Drive)
509-972-2000
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 36
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food nice restaurant.

This is a good restaurant it's nice inside my only complaint is that it's a little spendy. Good place for a date night.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Jamison57
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Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
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85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Yakima
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I love the ambience and you can sit outside. Delicious food! Great service and prices are pretty good too. Awesome selection of salads, drinks, and the salmon is amazing. Get the risotto with the salmon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We lived in Yakima for a little over a year and this by far was our favorite place to eat. The food us wonderful, and the atmosphere is just as great. We've been many times and even drive up from Oregon (approximately 3 1/2 hours) on occasion to eat here!

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Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This is a good restaurant it's nice inside my only complaint is that it's a little spendy. Good place for a date night.

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Yakima, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We had dinner in the bar area. The wait staff we very attentive. I had the bay shrimp salad, which I had to send back. The pine nuts tasted old and the salad was drenched in blue cheese dressing. The second salad was a better; however, the pine nuts still tasted old. The lettuce was not very crispy. Was not... More 

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Yakima, Washington
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Though this restaurant has great atmosphere and good food, I can not ethically eat there because the owner frequently belittles his employees in front of customers.

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Yakima, Washington
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This was our first time in, took my wife and kids, the staff was friendly, the decor was nice, especially around Christmas they had decorations and lights throughout. The kids menu was good and everyone liked the food. Prices were not bad for a nicer Italian place. Adult menu has plenty to choose from. We will definitely return.

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Lewiston, Idaho
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I was on a 19 week business trip, I'd hit up every place to eat in town and the lady at the front desk of my hotel suggested this place. I was delighted from the crayons on the table, to the wonderful food and ambiance. Owner treated guests like old friends and was passionate about the food, which showed in... More 

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This place has some of the best food in Yakima. We always enjoy bringing friends and family here. The prices are a little high, but the food is definitely worth it.

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Utah
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Outstanding service and food. Initially went for the Italian but ended up getting the Halibut special. Nicely paired with wine from a good selection

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Yakima, Washington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Bottom line: My wife like Italian food, I do not. Yesterday, as a kindness, I agreed to eat dinner at Zesta. I ordered something simple, the fettuccine Alfredo with Italian sausage. It was, hands down, one of the most delicious things I've ever eaten. The chef here really, really knows what he/she is doing and does it well. The sauce... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5110 Tieton Dr, Yakima, WA 98908-4900
    (Tieton Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Yakima
  • Phone Number: 509-972-2000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Doing business
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?