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Zest Deli Cafe

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
65 Rifle Range Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-378 5397
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“salmon bagel” (2 reviews)
“french toast” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
65 Rifle Range Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Have always been a fan of Zest and see I wrote a very positive review in 2015. Have to say I was disappointed this time. Havent been for some time as these days they are not open on the weekends. Coffee still excellent but I...More

Thank Alikr2015
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We came here for breakfast yesterday and was so impressed we came back today. The coffee is great and the breakfast so tasty. The service is friendly and courteous Highly recommended

1  Thank MJFGWM
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

We (2 adults and 1 child) had brunch here on a balmy Autumn morning. It is quite a small cafe with seating both inside and outside. Great touch to have blankets outside for the patrons in the colder months and a doggy bowl of water....More

Thank maoritraveller
Reviewed 14 March 2018

On holiday and we were recommended this cafe for brunch. We were not disappointed. Fast efficient service and very helpful. Even asked if I wanted a small serving. How did she know? Coffee as good as Wellington! Will be back before we leave.

1  Thank Maggisd
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Paid another visit to Zest this morning while car having work done at garage up the road. We invited a couple of friends to share our experience and once again we enjoyed a great breakfast. In my opinion the best to be had in Taupo....More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Always visit here when in Taupo. A haunt for locals “in the know”. Fantastic all round, great coffee, great service & fantastic food. Will always return

Thank Chilham911
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Delicious coffee - try the iced version on a hot day. Recommended! Spinach and feta tart great too :)

Thank taupogran
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This cafe is without doubt the best we have found in a long while. Beautiful food ,quality ingredients,,the best coffee and outstanding service. Really lovely people. This cafe has it all. Brilliant

1  Thank 93christine54
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I'm the first to admit I have high expectations .. Zest totally met the mark. The coffee was awesome & all the meals were superb & well priced. We will absolutely be back on our next Taupo visit.

Thank andrewgreerl
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I loved this cafe- great coffee food and service. Three types of soup and a really good menu. The best salmon bagel and french toast ever. Highly recommended

1  Thank beachwalkers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Rifle Range Road, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-378 5397
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