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Zest Cafe Bar Restaurant

369 Belgrave-Gembrook Rd, Emerald, Victoria 3782, Australia
+61 3 5968 2500
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  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
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“toasties” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
369 Belgrave-Gembrook Rd, Emerald, Victoria 3782, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food was great tasting and had a tangy taste, zesty chicken burger with equally tasty chips, perhaps for my taste the chips were a bit salty. Also a glass of Chardonnay to go along with my meal, cost reasonable. Although I sat outside, which...More

Thank 211phillipw
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had a vegie/eggs breakfast at Zest cafe and was absolutely delighted with the taste not even saying about beautiful presentation, it was seriously the best all day breakfast I ever had in Australia. I eat out frequently and this dish was exceptional, thank you...More

Thank Tatiana K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visit here regularly and always enjoy the coffee, food and friendly service. A great place to go in emerald for breakfast, lunch or just coffee and cakes. The staff are always fantastic and make you feel welcome no matter how busy they are. Highly...More

Thank J T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a late brunch, all day breakfast 👍 soft poached eggs, bacon & avocado on sourdough 👍👍 decent coffee = all good. Apparently the Parma was a good as well. Worth a visit if it’s on your journey.

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I had the dad’s pulled pork charcoal burger & it’s delicious. The Fries that came as a side was also good fries. My partner had avocado smash & he said it’s not that nice but I didn’t try it. Their summer green smoothie & soy...More

Thank LC888
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I recently enjoyed the healthy start breakfast which was quite substantial and included smashed pumpkin, broccoli, potato rosti, and lots more delicious goodies. Service as always was fast, friendly and professional. Great place to meet up for coffee, breakfast or lunch. Highly recommended !

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 7 August 2018

There are more cafes to go to in Emerald than when here last but we liked it so much here we thought we would come back. We both had toasties, mine was chicken and avo and I have to say their prices are really good,...More

Thank mushyAustralia
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Wonderful food every time I frequent this restaurant. The soup is deliciously hearty and homemade. Wide range of dishes to order including all day breakfast. (The wedges are really good too!!)

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 12 June 2018

After a long walk in the local park, we decided to have some lunch at Zest cafe. The service was a bit slow, due to the staff being run off their feet, but when we finally received our order, it did not disappoint. My healthy...More

Thank Neldekker
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Came here for a coffee and cake and will continue coming back too. Good friendly atmosphere, some private areas available and no rushing or being shown the door if you stay too long. Was for a business meeting and no problem for anyone. One of...More

Thank Rooboy2014
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 14
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 369 Belgrave-Gembrook Rd, Emerald, Victoria 3782, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Emerald
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5968 2500
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Zest is a vibrant new cafe in the beautiful hills of Emerald, Victoria. Combining a modern and industrial design, Zest offers a warm, relaxed atmosphere. We offer an extensive all-day breakfast menu, as well as lunch items with a large variety of cakes.
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