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201 Leura Mall | corner Megalong St & Leura Mall, Leura, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4784 1159
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Australian, Middle Eastern, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 Leura Mall | corner Megalong St & Leura Mall, Leura, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

Not sure how this place got such good ratings, my husband and I were quite disappointed. There were flies on the windows and the drinking glasses for water were really dirty. Not a good impression to begin with. The eggplant entre was alright (not sure...More

Thank Preethi K
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

Came here on Australia Day with my partner and wasn't too impressed. Firstly, nobody bothered to give us menus so after 10 minutes I got them myself. We waited another 15 minutes for someone to take our order. It was reasonably busy but certainly not...More

1  Thank Starbelly B
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

Lovely food - lovely staff. Nothing is too much trouble & food was cooked very well. Have a kids menu too. My fiancé let them Take our plates while I took our 4yo to the toilet - she still had half left but he didn't...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed January 17, 2017

It was late-ish (we got absorbed in that sunset) and we needed dinner. Other restaurants in Leura turned us away, but Zest was open arms - they'd been busy, always busy, we could tell. The food, Middle Eastern flavours for us, was just the ticket....More

Thank Leanne T
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing and beautifully prepared. Really hearty meals that are healthy and delicious. Unique mixture of flavours that blend together to create maaterpieces. Couldnt recomment them more!!!!

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed January 10, 2017

Lovely freshly cooked breakfasts with a twist. Hot, tasty and plenty of choice. Good range of drinks and coffees. Inside a small shopping mall that's quaint. As always service only ok, but the food more than makes up for that.

Thank 471sally
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

We love Persian and Mediterranean style food so we're delighted to find this restaurant in Leura. This isn't a cheap restaurant by Persian/Mediterranean standards but you get amazing quality ingredients that are dull of flavour and presented really well. Given the standard of the food...More

Thank CarlEdinburgh
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Zest is one of the restaurants I take friends when they come to visit. Reasonable prices, good food but can get very busy! It's not a place for rushed food, take you time and enjoy it. I like the Moroccan style food, but they do...More

Thank whistlewhilstyouwork
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Nice coffee. Eggs on sourdough toast+bacon very good. Sevice very good....would recommend.... waiting time not a problem, as we went after the rush.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Plain eaters won't like this place however I thought it was lovely. I had the Pear & Goat Cheese Salad with Walnuts & it was presented really well. They made up a burger for my partner which wasn't on the menu which was really good...More

Thank Debra M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$8 - $24
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Leura Mall | corner Megalong St & Leura Mall, Leura, New South Wales 2780, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Leura
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4784 1159
  • E-mail
Zest is an informal licensed cafe/restaurant serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in a modern Australian and Mediterranean style. We take pride in using the freshest ingredients to cook up creative dishes. Our wines are sourced from Orange, Mudgee and the Central West and we use our very own coffee blend, which is roasted in the Blue Mountains. All our cakes and desserts are (also) house made. Serving Breakfast (8am till 11.30am) and Lunch (12pm till 3pm) seven days a week and Dinner on Tuesday till Saturday from 5.30pm
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