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Zeste Cafe & Market - CLOSED

3508 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7003
+1 956-761-5555
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
10 Oct 2013
“Average isn't bad.”
4 Sep 2013
“Delicious food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Mediterranean, Southwestern, Seafood, International, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3508 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7003
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21 - 30 of 100 reviews

Reviewed 27 December 2012

It was off season and rather late when we arrived at the restaurante. Going off trip advisor to find a cute "local" place with sorta organic style food, we were sorely disappointed with the taste, quality and care put into our dishes. Don't get the...More

Thank Aliina
Reviewed 28 November 2012

The food is fresh and inventive and the service is friendly. If you like carrot cake this is a must try. It is rich, moist and not too sweet.

Thank Gershwin12
Reviewed 17 November 2012

We have eaten here a few times and have done a wine tasting as well. The food is served in smaller portions more like appetizers so I usually have two things. The pricing matching the portions for a higher end place. the food is tasty...More

Thank kytsrfr
Reviewed 16 November 2012

We came here for lunch one day and had to come back the next day to stock up on their dips and snacks. The food was all excellent and the service could not have been better. We ended up eating lunch, going through two bottles...More

Thank meluvvacations
Reviewed 22 October 2012

Zeste is open just Thursday-Sunday, so on Sunday evening they sell their leftovers at reduced prices. We bought a "Killer" cheeseball, an orzo and garbanzo bean salad, a turkey wrap, and a roast beef wrap, all at half-price, and also purchased a bag of good...More

Thank lcook_12
Reviewed 12 October 2012

We have been going to Zeste for years for lunch, dinner and take out. Outstanding. Wonderful fresh delicious food, great service, extensive wine selection and really nice owners. Tapas, entree's, salads, deserts just outstanding Don't miss this very nice restaurant on the island.

Thank valleyman11
Reviewed 11 September 2012

If you are in the area, you must try this place. The food is fresh and unique. The market offers picnic type food and everything we tried, from the hummus to the salmon dip, was exceptional. We actually went back and bought just dips and...More

Thank colesmom1
Reviewed 19 August 2012

I ate tuna with wasabi. The food was excellent. Portions were small though. My kids did not like the food as it was cold. It seems they microwaved the food. Ambiance was nice, waitress was very good. Things are not very expensive but portions are...More

Thank Viv P
Reviewed 17 August 2012

I came across this place recently and have to say I was quite pleased. They specialize in tapas, wines, etc. and sell all sorts of homemade dips and sauces. They make just about everything from scratch. The coffee there is wonderful and full flavored. Their...More

Thank MarkHolden1975
Reviewed 5 August 2012 via mobile

Great food with a lot of flavor. The chef and staff were very friendly.... Vegan menu items and very accomendating. We will return.

Thank tbats
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 7 - USD 25
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3508 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7003
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-5555
  • E-mail
Description
Food from around the world made from scratch. Seafood, poultry, meats, lots of veggies, homemade soups & salad dressings, sandwiches, great desserts, gourmet coffee. Lots of vegetarian, vegan and Gluten Free options. Fine wines, imported & craft beer, setups available. Also, chef prepared foods to go, cheeses, crackers, artisan breads, spreads & dips, sauces and more. Serving dinner from 4:30-9:00 Wednesday through Sunday, 10:00 Friday & Saturday nights.
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