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Zest Mediterranean

Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 747 0633
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • 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, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Over the last 7 months we have visited Zest a number of times, mainly because of the location and the wine list. Today we both had parma ham as starter and iberico porc as main together with a Vina Cobos Bramare Malbec 2012. To start...More

Thank bART v
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Great location and ambiance. Stylish presentation. Wonderful and fast staff. Delicious food. Just perfect. Not only high quality for just Curaçao, but high quality worldwide.

1  Thank SuzetteWindtown
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Its some while ago when we visit the place but the relax atmosphere, the beach the sea makes this a nice stop for lunch or drink

Thank wouter94
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Exceptional location, we sat like 2 meters from the sea and have always appreciated dining "feet in the sand". Friendly and welcoming waiting staff and good atmosphere while being seated on simple wooden garden benches. We made reservations for the Friday Caribbean Lobster fest, and...More

Thank DeWolf77
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great location, to enjoy the sunset, Zest restaurant also delighted us with the best quality food we could find on the island. Burgers and other grilled meat, a good selection of wines and other great meals are available. Look no further if you're looking for...More

2  Thank Nicolas M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Sat down for the infinity pool and comfy looking sun beds. The staff was grumpy and unfriendly, there were trash and so many cigarette buts on the floor, the fruit shakes were basically cocktail syrup mixed with crushed ice. Although the seats are comfy, would...More

Thank Ayşegül S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Zest at Jan Thiel consist of two parts, a proper restaurant where you can enter with pumps and picnic tales on the beach. I went to the beach. The food menu is mostly grilled meat and other easy to prepare stuff. You eat at Picnic...More

1  Thank Jan-Willem K
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Zest has a restaurant and a beach terrace where they serve food. Under the umbrellas and with a sunset, the Carribean picture is perfect. Nice warm soft sand and a nice but simple menu, cold beers or juicy cocktails make it perfect to be at...More

1  Thank DJ_Hildebrand_Laren
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Located on Jan Thiel Beach, Zest Beach Cafe is the perfect setting for dinner at the end of the day. The menu has a mix of caribbean, dutch and mediterranean cuisine. Food is delicious and the staff is friendly and patient with diners like us...More

1  Thank DougSpons
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We are here the first night after arriving at the papagayo. The beach vibe with the lights and wooden benches is just great...I like those kinda restaurants. The food was great but the service was slow unfortunately which I don't really mind during a vacation....More

1  Thank EnnoFL89
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 747 0633
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The taste sensation of all the good from the Mediterranean! Zest Mediterranean The dishes form an impressive combination of the culinary specialties from the Mediterranean area. The menu presents fresh pasta's, pure fish and meat dishes and tasty desserts. Zest Mediterranean is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Open from 9:00AM till midnight. Zest Beach Café Looking for a real palmbeach, wind through your hair, feet in the white soft sand feeling? Head to the beach of Zest! Relax on a comfortable beachbed under green palm trees or on a cabana and let our friendly staff serve you. You are welcome at the Beach Grill from 12:00PM to 10:00PM where daily fresh sausages and meat varieties can be ordered. A delicious salad with a drink, spot at the picknick table on the beach.
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