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Zest Restaurant

2 Tartak Street, Isla Verde, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
+1 787-728-3666
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (75 reviews)
“pork cheeks” (22 reviews)
“osso bucco” (16 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 11:00All hours
Caribbean, Seafood, Contemporary, Puerto Rican, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2 Tartak Street, Isla Verde, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 5 November 2014

A small, trendy spot in a small, trendy hotel. Our waiter, Edgardo, was engaging without overbearing and seemed genuinely enthusiastic about the menu, but as the evening went on he seemed increasingly stretched among his various tables. We were impressed by seasonal, expertly cooked dishes...More

Thank Jaggfly
Reviewed 4 November 2014

This restaurant located in the lobby of San Juan Water & Beach Club Hotel was just amazing. The food is pricey, but you soon forget about the cost once you begin eating. Great ambiance and excellent staff.

1  Thank NaDean0804
Reviewed 31 October 2014

Wonderful Food and a Great Place to try something New and Exciting for your meals - Be Sure to try the PopCorn Soup..

1  Thank Hugh S
Reviewed 20 October 2014

just amazing, all the presentations were fantastic. Flavors were well matched to the friendly staff.

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 20 October 2014

My wife and I decided to go to a different place for Friday night, we saw the raving reviews so decided to make reservations, my wife being Vegan I told the lady on the phone. The place is very pretty, clean and modern. The amuse...More

Thank lnovoag
Reviewed 19 October 2014 via mobile

What to say about this place? Absolutely amazing food. Make sure you try and appetizers, they will take you out of your comfort zone but will tickle the palette. The short ribs were great and save room for dessert because the pastry chef is something...More

1  Thank andrew c
Reviewed 14 October 2014

This will be a dinner to talk about for some time to come. Lobster pappedelle, tenderloin, lechon small plate, watermelon starter, loved it all and service was stellar.

1  Thank antilles
Reviewed 12 October 2014

good service, knowledgeable staff keen to impress the fusion of flavours in each course. Food very well presented and delicious. Will go back, highly recommended.

1  Thank Guytheman
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Zest is located in the San Juan Water and Beach Club hotel, probably one of the coolest atmospheric all-white hotels on the island. The restaurant is in a relatively small, intimate space-- so the "hotel" factor does not interfere with the dining experience. The food...More

1  Thank foodie019
Reviewed 1 October 2014

., the breakfast is filling and the coffee is wonderful don't' forget the Bailey's in the morning with your coffee. The restaurant is bright and very well decorated. I loved it.

1  Thank Pamela L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Tartak Street, Isla Verde, Carolina 00979, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina  >  Isla Verde
  • Phone Number: +1 787-728-3666
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