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25 St. George's Road, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3208, Malta
+356 2138 7600
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef rendang” (17 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
25 St. George's Road, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3208, Malta
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: ZEST
1. Top Marks
"Great customer service, pleasant atmosphere .Delicious food"
Comino C
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2. Authentic Flavours
"The food is simply exquisite .. simple, wonderful flavours"
Stephanie W
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3. Top in St Julians
"By far the best dinner experience we have had in St. Julians so far. "
Peter S
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our last day in Malta and we were not disappointed. The food and presentation were exquisitely good and so was the service. We had the Asian platter for starters which was accompanied with complimentary nibbles from the chef. My beef garang was excellent and so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Thursday night and the restaurant was quite empty. We were instantly greeted at the door and taken to a table. The service was absolutely amazing. It is by far the best customer service I have ever received in Malta. All the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sofiaevers
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

From start to finish service excellent, food to die for. Mixed starter with Sushi for main bottle of red and bottle of water. Staff so helpful beautiful setting, lovely surroundings, very reasonable. Honestly can't rate this place highly enough. Sitting out after our meal on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PartonLass
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Don't miss this one. It really is special. A very attractive restaurant that serves the best food I have eaten in Malta. An excellent and varied menu offers exquisite food cooked to perfection, friendly and attentive service, and the perfect setting for a really memorable...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stelvio
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We ate here as we were staying in the hotel. I’m not sure we’d have noticed it otherwise. We had the sharing tasting menu and it was exquisite. The food was so flavoursome and plentiful and we enjoyed sitting on the balcony as well. Such...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank NattyB1
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The food and service was of a very high qiality; with plenty of choice and very friendsly staff. Ideally located when staying in the Hotel Juiliani

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank KaloChorio1
Reviewed 1 October 2018

the best place for Asian food. although we were a large group we had very good experience there. the service and the food was excellent. the ambience as well, we really enjoy it. for sure we will be back

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank patrickmifsud
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Expected a lot more from one of the supposedly top restaurants in Malta. We were a table of 6 friends and had 5 set menus and one of us ordered from the menu. For the whole evening this unfortunate person ate alone as she was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MCami61
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This was not the cheapest place we ate at in St Julian’s - but the food was worth it and the surroundings classy! First impressions were the decor - beautifully decorated and we had a great table for two overlooking the bar/ waiting area which...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank V8188ZMpaulb
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I would like to say many many thanks to Lito Anque and his staff for a great dinner on the terrace. Nice suchi very nice sashimi and good italian white Wine ( falanghina ) we will be back in zest soon. Thanks for everything.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Roberto B
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5 December 2018|
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Response from PartonLass | Reviewed this property |
Hi There I was a customer Sorry I can't be of further help. You could look on their website
Justine H
30 April 2018|
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Response from tjfclily | Reviewed this property |
Whilst dining there, in the evening, I was not aware of any children. I would recommend an email to the Juliani Hotel. Hope that helps.
25 November 2016|
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Response from Juliani_Team | Property representative |
We are pleased to assist you :) You may call us on +356 2138 8000 or visit the Zest web site for more information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 51
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 St. George's Road, Saint Julian's, Island of Malta STJ 3208, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Saint Julian's
  • Phone Number: +356 2138 7600
  • E-mail
For over a decade, Zest has pioneered the Asian fusion culinary concept in Malta. Boasting some of the best Asian and Continental cuisine on our islands, including exquisite sushi made with fresh, local seafood, Zest's menu will take you on an exciting culinary journey. Every plate perfectly balances Eastern and Western influences-even dessert! Get swept off your feet with delectable dishes from Balinese curries, Indonesian noodles, Japanese teppanyaki and Cantonese dim sums to French lamb sous vide with mango salsa and crème brulées of mandarin and fresh chili. At Zest, no attention to detail is spared including the décor and design that elevates one's dining experience from ordinary to extraordinary. Original architectural details and attractive features, including an open wine cellar and a live-cooking sushi bar, are sure to leave a lasting impression. Zest also enjoys the added bonus of an open-air terrace overlooking romantic Spinola Bay, for which reservations are highly advised-only 14 seats are available in this exclusive location. Year after year, Zest has been voted one of the most popular "best ambience" and "best service" restaurants in Malta by its discerning guests. On these award-winning foundations, Zest has also built a reputation for professional, creative and impeccable outside catering. Whether you are throwing a dinner party for friends at home, a lavish wedding reception for hundreds of guests or an inspiring corporate event, our blend of experience, planning and bespoke attention to detail ensures a successful occasion every time. All this begs the question... Whether for an elegant evening out in the heart of Spinola, or a memorable private event, why not add a little Zest?
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