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Zest Cafe Gallery

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2A Sussex St, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
+61 8 8295 3599
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07:30 - 18:00
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Sun 08:30 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 07:30 - 18:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my favourite restaurant in Glenelg - especially breakfast. Freshly squeezed juice, the best gluten-free bread I have tasted anywhere and great coffee. The smoked bacon was amazing and the cakes were exceptional. I can see why it is so popular.

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Thank desleyanne2016
nowhere
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115 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Found this cafe by chance and happy I did. Sitting outside in the warm weather under the trees there was a refreshing coolness that was very welcome Eggs Benedict and jasmine tea were very good and with free customer wifi it was a very pleasant lunch Super friendly staff too!

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Thank dax a
Bundaberg, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I did a quick review of TripAdvisor when looking for a place for breakfast, this was a great find. The bacon and eggs were eggcellant and OMG the Hahndorf bacon was the best I have had. Can highly recommend 🐽🐥

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Thank HeatherK1168
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84 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed going here, the staff is very friendly, the coffee is good and the food even better. Definitely recommend!

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Thank Andrea v
York
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely spot and I actually found it thanks to trip advisor as just off the main road to the square. I had a lovely Greek salad that filled just the spot. Great friendly service will definitely return. 👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

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Thank sxibabe
Brisbane, Australia
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50 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Checked Zest out for a late lunch. We were welcomed with a smile and seated quickly. It was quite busy. Great fresh juices. I had a vege baguette and my husband a vege wrap. Both were served quickly and wait staff checked on a couple of occasions that we were happy with everything. Food was delicious and well priced. Definitely... More 

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Thank Robyn M
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169 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this cafe when we visit Glenelg, and it's always great. All day breakfast is great and baguettes are fresh warm and the right amount of fresh filling. Coffees are also excellent.

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Thank Macdariens
Adelaide, Australia
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Breakfast/Brunch, Great Coffee, Great Smoothies, fresh healthy juices, Great cakes/pastries. Great Service, The staff bend over backwards to attend to you and they do their best to find a seat for you (not a long wait...but if you arrive at a busy time they give you an estimate and they are not far off), once seated you do not... More 

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Thank happy561
Adelaide, Australia
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The coffee is quality and my favourite are the Hells Eggs. The staff are friendly and the service is very quick.

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Thank JanMinnie
barmera
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just off the Main Street in Glenelg you will find this relaxing cafe for either light meal or coffee Staff are lovely, great selection of meals. Try the poached eggs with the zest special sauce. Ask for a little less of the sauce as it does have a strong flavour. Hot chocolate and coffee very good. Just a really nice... More 

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Thank 830E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 17:00
Monday
07:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 18:00
Thursday
07:30 - 18:00
Friday
07:30 - 18:00
Saturday
07:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2A Sussex St, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Glenelg
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8295 3599
Description
Zest Cafe Gallery serves breakfast and light lunches all day. You can sit and chat with friends over a hot coffee, loose leaf tea with fresh home made cake or muffin. Zest Cafe Gallery offers a comfortable, relaxed environment for you to either 'take five' during your busy day or enjoy a delicious meal to 'top up your tank' to keep going. Either way Zest Cafe Gallery's friendly service will ensure that you stop there is an enjoyable one.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?