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“Food great - waitress terrible” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Zest - The Library Cafe

Zest - The Library Cafe
91 Murray Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
(03) 6231 4077
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Ranked #371 of 460 Restaurants in Hobart
Cuisines: Australian
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Hobart, Australia
1 review
“Food great - waitress terrible”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2011

Hi today’s experience was a mix of great and bad food was fantastic and top quality although came out 20 minutes after the drink were served...not very good
need to move your eftpos machine,,,waitress kept barging her way through when trying to make the payment... not very good either.
rating 10
service 4 ...sorry your waitress brings down a pretty good restaurant...
delivery of food too long 4
constructive criticism - move your eftpos, train your staff better...

Visited September 2011
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“Always a good coffee, so it's a shame the service isn't always good”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2009

The coffee here is possibly the most consistently made in Hobart, no matter who makes it they are always hot and full of flavour! The food is quite good and although there is not a lot of space you never really feel cramped. The only thing that detracts from Zest is that occasionally the young girls who waitress can be abrupt and not very friendly. The owners are always friendly and extremely courteous, but the waitresses can be so short that it puts me off going there unfortunately. When they're smiling, they're great, but when they're not smiling, go somewhere else for your coffee!

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Paul makes the best coffee”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2007

Paul makes the best coffee

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