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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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“lobster” (13 reviews)
“yuca” (2 reviews)
“grilled meat” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Jan Thiel Beach Z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 4 June 2015

atmosphere and seatings are o.k food is fresh and well prepared - mix for meat and fish is okay according to my daughter the steak tartar is the best ever eaten actually it is always top

Thank pickapep2014
Reviewed 1 June 2015

This restaurant had a top location. Different kind of food, but it is a belgian chef, so also for Belgians, very nice!

1  Thank Christine V
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We actually didn't eat here for a reason. They set up the tables long before service starts and as we walked by we saw birds standing on the tables on the beach and the appetizer plates. Not likely those plates are changed once guests arrive....More

2  Thank Rob N
Reviewed 20 May 2015

we have been disappointed ! It took long before we got our drinks. Food arrived almost cold and it missed herbs and spices. For us this was a bad experience ..There are must better and friendly restaurants at Jan Thiel

Thank Patsy2905
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Last week I booked the Lobster fest for Friday May 1. The response said only can come at 1900, 2000 and 2100 hours. We choose 20.00. Right in time we arrived and a friendly girl showed us our table, wich was very close to the...More

Thank Ien
Reviewed 26 April 2015

We didn't like this at all. Twice as expensive as anywhere else we ate. And we ate beter at a cheap criolla restaurant along the road to Hato. We took the surprise dinner, and a surprise it was. we got rare meat , but the...More

Thank Albert t
Reviewed 23 April 2015

the food was ok and you are right on the beach, price is a bit unfortunate... rather high, but this is case all over in Curacao.

Thank MF543
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Food was good,very nice presentation. Although it took a long time to be served. Pretty location, right on beach

Thank MaurmcNewyork
Reviewed 22 February 2015

We have just returned from Curaçao and pretty much sampled many of the restaurants in the Jan Theil beach area. The Zest quality food stood out our particular evening.

Thank Panamabill_68
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Our group of 6 agreed that it was a perfect lunch. High quality food in a sleek setting, right on Jan Thiel beach. Their gin and tonic menu is the #1 reason to go, so order one or regret it!

Thank DanOhReally
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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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
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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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