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Zest Cafe

) #9 of 62 Restaurants in Gisborne $$ - $$$ Cafe, , European
22 Peel Street, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
+64 6-867 5787
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, New Zealand, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Peel Street, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a breakfast during our visit in Gizzy. Great place with very friendly staff :) Food was delicious. Breakfast bap - yum!

Thank Delicjaaa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say that hasn't been said already?? The coffee was really good but the coconut tart was out of this world!!! Really nice place to spend a bit of time, especially if you can sit outside in the sun with a cuppa and...More

Thank mailmannz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After searching Gisborne for a breakfast spot we happened upon Zest, whilst its not the flashest looking place, it certainly serves up a great breakfast. The cafe was full when we arrived and I can now see why. Plenty of cabinet food & a large...More

1  Thank 4kiwismiths
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Great service with lovely food. Was a lovely start to our day and stay in Gisborne. Staff were lovely and friendly and definitely value for money.

Thank petti77
Reviewed 7 May 2017

During a stay in Gisborne we were taking a morning walk around the business area and the riverside walkway and stopped for a coffee at Zest. We noticed the care the barista took in making coffee and were rewarded with one of the best cups...More

Thank D Y
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Nice little quaint cafe with great service. Breakfast was good value for money and coffee was really nice.

Thank JaxG3
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much to make our stay in your township a wonderful experience .good coffee ,nice food ,but most importantly customer service to the max.looking after costumers is sometimes hard because it is not always rewarding .we know !we are in the industry. For...More

Thank uri w
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I discovered Zest by accident but couldn't get enough of the place. I stayed a few weeks in the lovely Gisborne area and made it a point to have coffee and delicious delicious croissant sandwiches every time I went into town. Everyone was friendly and...More

Thank ceylon-says
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Stopped in to Zest for morning tea, was greeted by multiple friendly staff. The place was nice and clean. Coffee was amazing and was even tempted by a huge white chocolate and blueberry muffin. Muffin was good, but the only blueberries were on top. But...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here as passing through Gisborne. Had good GF & vegetarian options for us. Staff were very friendly and accommodating. Coffee was strong and lovely. Highly recommend.

Thank 23KSA
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Peel Street, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Gisborne Region  >  Gisborne
  • Phone Number: +64 6-867 5787
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