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Zest Mediterranean

Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 747 0633
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
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11 - 20 of 166 reviews

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
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Spent the last evening of our 3 week rental in Boca Gentil at this restaurant. For a non-Dutch speaking person, the menu was a wonderful departure from the ordinary. A bit pricey but well worth it for a farewell dinner.

1  Thank William B
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Here we enjoyed all the moments of the day! Great breakfast(lot to choose). One time we had lunch in the restaurant and the other time on the beach in Zest café. In the café I ordered 'chorizo' and thats all you get!Better the staff inform...More

1  Thank CEVisserKuwait
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The dessert of snowball chocolate mousse was outstanding!! My husband had the red snapper and loved it. I had the chicken and probably wouldn't order again.

Thank Vicki86
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately an awful service for an excellent food. We have just paid more than 400$ dollars to spend 3 hours for not achieving but the appetizers and not the main course for me. I was not able to get my main course, We complain to...More

1  Thank Francisco Santo... D
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Good drinks when you finally get them. The girls in the bar just dont bother to even smile or say hello.Not very wellcoming.A smile dosnt hurt..prefer to talk to eachother rather then costumers.So we take our drinks next door for the rest of our stay.Why...More

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We (me and my wife) were sitting there for one and a half hour mostly waiting, since it only took us 20 minutes to eat a very poor fish hamburger and a poorer tabbouleh; the rest of the time we waisted waiting for food, mayo...More

Thank Ignacio C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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