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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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“falafel plate” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
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 10 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lunch here on a weekend away. Cosy cafe with grey menu. Could get wide variety of food. Hubby was pleased to get breakfast in middle of the day - loves his eggs. I had lovely pasta dish with vegetables- delicious. Nice spot...More

Thank Mareep1
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This place was a very welcome stop after a long day sightseeing and we weren't disappointed at all. To be fair, it was not that busy, but food was good and large portions too. We even took some home with us. We were served very...More

Thank brymcd
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

We went to Zest for a Sunday lunch after having a walk along the clifftops at Katoomba and out group contained 2 Children, 2 Parents and 2 Grandparents. We ordered the Shaksuka, Spicy Chicken sandwiches, a kids pizza and cheese fingers. The food was thoroughly...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

As locals we have dined here many times and enjoyed the food and service. Today however we weren't acknowledged on entry, sat ourselves down, got our own menus and then waited and waited and waited till finally we decided to go elsewhere. Perhaps more staff...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Went here Sunday morning Pouring with rain as was happening all over N.S.W. Quite busy but no problem getting a table. Only wanted light breakfast EBT Chai $ 2 serves of toasted Turkish with berry compote RECEIVED large pot Earl Grey tea which we informed...More

2  Thank portgirl2008
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

An average score for an average experience. When I eat breakfast out, I do so for many reasons. 1. The food is fresh and cooked exactly how I want it. 2. Variety 3. Service with a smile that makes me happy for the rest of...More

Thank Tegan V
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I went here after reading the reviews as was new to the area. We had to ask for a menu but they had run out. We waiting 20min before we could order even a coffee. When we finally were served it was now an hour...More

Thank Lauryn H
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Have been here in the past, and enjoyed the experience. There was three of us and we decided to drop in to Leura for lunch. It was very busy as there seemed to be a number of tourist groups. Went to Zest and stood waiting...More

2  Thank Gone2Dogs
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great vegetarian options. I was very impressed as in this day and age it is still hard to find great vegetarian food.Great service. Staff were fantastic. Would recommend.

1  Thank nursepen123
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

While it looks a bit more like a cafe than a restaurant on the inside, the food they serve up is worthy of any restaurant, both in terms of taste and presentation. We had the garlic bread to start (4 pieces, yummy pide bread) and...More

Thank sjmmarsh
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 8 - USD 24
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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