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Zest Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, European,
School Road, Killorglin, Ireland
+353 66 979 0303
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (17 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
“side salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00 Hours
Cafe, European, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
School Road, Killorglin, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very good pit stop if staying in the area. Immpecible service, delicious cake and coffee. Very light and welcoming cafe. I am a solo traveller and do so appreciate being made immediately welcome..

Thank BvW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cheese burger had loads of salad and gerkins, which I love. My wife had an open chicken sandwich with stuffing and salad. They also serve wine. They told me the decaf was instant which is ok but it is possible to buy good instant...More

Thank checktwice
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We were passing through Killoglin and decided to stop for a look around. Wandering past Zest it seemed like a good opportunity to grab a bite to eat. The pulled pork burgers were really very tasty and the coffee was also good. Service was also...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Last Saturday whilst lots of people were snowbound we were very lucky to be able to put on our snow boots and go for a good long walk. We finished our walk by going for a cappucinio and all the children choose hot chocolate. We...More

Thank 23ruby
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This is my first choice for lunch in Killorglin and to be honest I haven't found places anywhere else that can rival Zest for lunch! Its always very fresh and totally delicious. My favourites are in the mediterranean range: the mediterranean salad or the mediterranean...More

Thank JadisinIreland
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Eggs Benedict with Salmon, cooked to perfection. Lovely coffee afterwards, all served by very friendly staff. Will definitely be back.

Thank Helena H
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Visited Zest on a few occasions now and love the place! Food is superb and always appears in minutes even when the place is full. Staff are wonderful and can't do enough for you, so friendly and welcoming. Great spot for breakfast, lunch or an...More

Thank PaulDoherty69
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This place doesn't look like much when you step in - very 70s and no one seats you or approaches...but as soon as you've picked up, looked at the menu and put it down, a server is there taking the order and amazingly minutes later...More

Thank David Michael S
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Three of our party of five were disappointed with their lunch here during Puck Fair. They forgot someone's order so we had all finished when that arrived. The Brie cranberry and chicken ciabatta had no Brie in it and was fairly empty! I'm aware it's...More

Thank RoMcD2014
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This place looks great from the outside. But really needs some work bit haphazard inside. Nice coffee but I gave food a miss.

Thank Tuppefun
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: School Road, Killorglin, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Killorglin
  • Phone Number: +353 66 979 0303
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