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Zest At Lime Square

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££ - £££European, British,
220 South Oak Way | Green Park, Reading RG2 6UP, England
+44 118 987 3702
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“seared tuna” (2 reviews)
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
220 South Oak Way | Green Park, Reading RG2 6UP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We use this place all the time to take new starters to lunch. The lunchtime staff are always polite and helpful with Sally running a tight ship. All the food is great I generally have the steak and it is always cooked perfectly. The best...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 5 days ago

An excellent evening, filled with funteresting information and lovely hand-crafted tapas to accompany the different gins and mixers. Hubby and I thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience and will definately be attending future events/experiences....

Thank Mandi S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a lovely lunch with colleagues, very impressed with the food and the service. Would go back for a return visit.

Thank Claris94
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was really very good - I had the Nasa Goreng - one fellow diner had the fish and chips and the other a chicken salad - all agreed the food was exceptionally good. The only pity is that the restaurant is looking in...More

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited for a business lunch, and the restaurant was full. Food was great, service was quite slow and it was really noisy - to the point that we had to go elsewhere to finish the meeting. I would go back but definitely when it was...More

Thank Dodgy_D09
Reviewed 5 days ago

Zest is a modern style bistro which does good business lunches (I tend to use for clients and also for special events for staff) as the service is prompt, but not rushed. The food is very good, as is the waiting staff; the prices are...More

Thank Pete-Watson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a sure if we caught the place on a bad day but I'm afraid they cleaned up on the worst coffee of the 21st century award. Not had anything like that since the 1980s to be honest. My meal -Prawn Tom Yum with steamed...More

Thank Alastair2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely evening Restaurant setting very nice, lighting perfect, not too light it dark This was our second evening visit to Zest and the food didn’t disappoint, good quality and value for money Would definitely recommend a visit

Thank kayprid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for my birthday lunch. Again, the food was excellent and service really good. Couldn't decide what to have - but I feel like anything you order on the menu will be exceptional so, it doesn't really matter what you order, you'll always like...More

Thank Sophie A
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Only real restaurant in that area and the food is really tasty. Not a huge coriander fan and lots of the dishes have it but found one that didn't and loved it. The photo says it all. Service is very polite and effective. I recommend...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 South Oak Way | Green Park, Reading RG2 6UP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 987 3702
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Zest at Lime Square is a waterfront restaurant situated in Reading in Berkshire. The restaurant is decorated with plenty of glass, solid oak floors, neutral walls with warm wood tables and plush hide chairs. It has already won Reading's 'Restaurant of the Year' in 2007 and is recommended in the Michelin Guide. The menu is dynamic and diverse, offering dishes such as seared sashimi tuna, baby beetroot tart with lotus roots and caramelised onions and the 'Weeping Tiger' sirloin steak. Desserts are equally adventurous, offering anything from apple crumble with cinnamon ice cream to a 'cocktail dessert' of Bailey's, Tia Maria, Frangelico, honey, chocolate and ice cream - all blended! Three courses cost an average of £35 per person;Zest at Lime Square offers exciting food at calming prices.
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