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Zest Mediterranean

Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 747 0633
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“lobster” (13 reviews)
“yuca” (2 reviews)
“grilled meat” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed August 23, 2015

Great view, excellent seating with nice European atmosphere. Relatively limited menu, steep prices. Here's a link to their Dutch menu (english link not working on Aug 2015) : http://www.beach-restaurants.com/fileadmin/user_upload/Menu/Menu_Zest/Zest_Diner_NL_jan15.pdf

Thank Emiel_Amsterdam
Reviewed August 1, 2015

Excellent beach BBQ dinner, good prices and really good beef and chicken skewers. Location is top at Jan Thiel beach. Also good selection of cocktails.

Thank SavertFamily
Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

Zest is def our favorite place to go on the island. Laidback atmosphere, good service and very well priced! We went here a couple of times, during lunch and dinner. Lunch - staying in a cabana on the beach we ordered lunch which was served...More

Thank Pinen19
Reviewed June 4, 2015

atmosphere and seatings are o.k food is fresh and well prepared - mix for meat and fish is okay according to my daughter the steak tartar is the best ever eaten actually it is always top

Thank pickapep2014
Reviewed June 1, 2015

This restaurant had a top location. Different kind of food, but it is a belgian chef, so also for Belgians, very nice!

1  Thank Christine V
Reviewed May 24, 2015

We actually didn't eat here for a reason. They set up the tables long before service starts and as we walked by we saw birds standing on the tables on the beach and the appetizer plates. Not likely those plates are changed once guests arrive....More

2  Thank Rob N
Reviewed May 20, 2015

we have been disappointed ! It took long before we got our drinks. Food arrived almost cold and it missed herbs and spices. For us this was a bad experience ..There are must better and friendly restaurants at Jan Thiel

Thank Patsy2905
Reviewed May 3, 2015

Last week I booked the Lobster fest for Friday May 1. The response said only can come at 1900, 2000 and 2100 hours. We choose 20.00. Right in time we arrived and a friendly girl showed us our table, wich was very close to the...More

Thank Ien
Reviewed April 26, 2015

We didn't like this at all. Twice as expensive as anywhere else we ate. And we ate beter at a cheap criolla restaurant along the road to Hato. We took the surprise dinner, and a surprise it was. we got rare meat , but the...More

Thank Albert t
Reviewed April 23, 2015

the food was ok and you are right on the beach, price is a bit unfortunate... rather high, but this is case all over in Curacao.

Thank MF543
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 747 0633
In February 2011 Zest Mediterranean opened its doors. Nowadays Zest can look back at a successful period and a promising future, together with the new Zest Beach Cafe !Zest Mediterranean serves all the good of the Mediterranean, like fresh pasta's, pure fish and meat and delicious desserts. Zest Mediterranean is opened daily from 09.00h till 24:00h
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