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Zest

| Opposite Brown Bread, Palolem, Canacona 403702, India
+91 88066 07919
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“vegan ice cream” (15 reviews)
“laksa” (5 reviews)
“mango coconut” (5 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
| Opposite Brown Bread, Palolem, Canacona 403702, India
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1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed May 23, 2018

I have visited Zest for several years and think they just keep getting better and better! The food is fresh, the staff are really friendly and the design is very trendy! Cannot recommend enough! Their place in Agonda is bigger and in a beautiful garden...More

Thank briantraveller2018
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2018

Thanks so much for your kind review! We are really glad you enjoyed our cafe and look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes Ankey

Reviewed May 22, 2018

We enjoyed our trip to Zest but I didn't think there was anything particularly 'stand out' about it. The staff didn't seem passionate about their jobs or particularly efficient, the ambience was OK, but not brilliant, the decor was fine but nothing special. Perhaps there...More

2  Thank AlexSwallow
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Hi, Thanks for writing us a review. We are sorry it was not to your taste. Best wishes Ankey

Reviewed May 14, 2018

This place revitalised my digestive system and palette after weeks of spicy or heavily seasoned food, and a whole lot of rice and naan. Now don’t get me wrong, I myself am of Indian heritage (albeit born in London) and adore the local cuisines.. but...More

1  Thank bittersw33t
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time out to write us such a nice review! We are so glad you enjoyed our cafe and look forward to seeing you again! Best wishes Ankey

Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Been to Goa in November/December last year and I still remember having my first lunch (and not the last one) in zest! The food is absolutely yummy, everything is so fresh and delicious!! If you are vegan or vegetarian it is the place to go...More

1  Thank Anna L
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review! We are really happy you enjoyed our cafe and food! Hope to see you again! Best wishes Ankey

Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Zest restaurant is very good for dinner. Food qualities are also very good. Services and facilities are also good.

Thank viral06
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Hi, Thank you for writing us a review! We are really glad you enjoyed our cafe! Best wishes Ankey

Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Great ambience, amazing food and friendly staff. This cute little restaurant is decorated amazing and the food matches the décor. The staff were really friendly, chatting away to my partner and I. The food was amazing. Please try the pasta it is the best pasta...More

1  Thank Gemma F
Reviewed April 14, 2018

Loved our breakfast here! Beautiful little spot with excellent service and tons of healthy and delicious options. Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, you name it, you'll find it here! The chia bowl was delightful, as was the turmeric latte. Loved the decor and feeling of the...More

1  Thank blueeyeslili
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Hi, Many thanks for taking the time to review our cafe! We are really glad you enjoyed our cafe and food! Hope to see you again! Ankey

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Loved the food... really amazing standard of both vegetarian and vegan dishes at affordable prices. Loved their homemade ice cream too.

1  Thank Calvin W
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Hi, Thank you so much for writing us a review! We are really glad you enjoyed our food! Best wishes Ankey

Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved everything we ate here. After travelling through India for about 6 weeks, it felt so good to fill our bellies with fresh fruit, vegetables and healthy treats!!We were only in Palolem for three nights, but came here for lunch and dinner almost every...More

1  Thank Jneilsen
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Hi, Thanks so much for writing us a review. We are really happy you enjoyed our cafes and hope to see you again! Best wishes Ankey

Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

If you’re a vegetarian or vegan, this place is heaven. Fantastic raw food with really friendly staff. It is a bit more expensive than normal Indian food but you’d pay a fortune for this kind of food in the west so value for money is...More

1  Thank James W
Ankesh B, Owner at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Hi, Many thanks for writing us a review! Glad you enjoyed our food! Best wishes Ankey

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Mary K
December 4, 2017|
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Response from Ankesh B | Property representative |
Hi! I am so sorry this happened to you! I have just spoken to the waiter and he was unaware how dangerous or what a nut allergy is! Please except my sincere apologies! This is the first time this has happened! I will make... More
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Z2381PEsoniac
December 23, 2016|
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Response from Ankesh B | Property representative |
Hi! Yes we have many gluten free options both savoury and desserts! Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Opposite Brown Bread, Palolem, Canacona 403702, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  South Goa District  >  Canacona  >  Palolem
  • Phone Number: +91 88066 07919
Description
We serve a selection of vegetarian and vegan foods and drinks. Some specialities include juices, smoothies, home made breads, salads, raw foods, home made vegan ice creams and raw cakes.
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