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4A Elizabeth Place, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
+64 3-688 8313
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  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Pizza, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4A Elizabeth Place, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're willing to pay over the top for a bread plate sized pizza I recommend Zest. In general the food here is pretty good and the coffee superior to others in Town. The staff are very friendly and professional too. But come on... either...More

Thank M T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite pizza restaurants recently been renovated which is great. Set in an old church it also has lots of outdoor seating and umbrellas. There is plenty of meal options to choose from not just pizza too. The pastas and salads are so...More

Thank b_s_hodgson
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Meal was good, just your average family restaurant food though, nothing particularly wow. And as a few others have mentioned, was pushed to order as there would “be a wait” when bookings came in, even though the restaurant was nowhere near full the whole time...More

Thank tsheree
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The pizza was really amazing and the waitress was very attentive. The price is very good. A lot of option in the menu!! Fantastic

Thank goncalves423
Reviewed 3 February 2018

I asked how the vegetables were cooked and was told that they were steamed and roasted. I asked if a white sauce was available for vegetables and was told no. I asked if the chef could make me a white sauce and was told no....More

Thank HughandMedith
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely friendly staff and delicious food. Not too badly priced for the amount you get. Their garlic bread and pizza is amazing

Thank sshattock
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We visited after a busy day at the kids sport. We didn't have a booking but they found us a table even though it was quite busy. The meals didn't take too long to be brought out to us. The salmon was delicious, and so...More

Thank Bigeaternz
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Zest has been a regular hotspot and dinner destination for my family and friends over the years! Fantastic service, great food and friendly atmosphere. You can never go wrong with the pizza options and there is plenty of variety throughout the rest of the menu....More

Thank Renee K
Reviewed 4 December 2017

the only thing I was able to order was a vegetarian salad with no cheese..(vegan) when it arrived it looked like a McDonald's salad with uncut onion and no dressing, as well as an uncooked pumpkin that I thought was carrot, it was that crunchy....More

Thank Jilly J
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

I don't come to Zest very often but when I do it fails to disappoint. The meals are always on point and they have the most Devine cakes and slices in their cabinet I can need resist taking one home for later. I would recommend...More

Thank Elizabeth M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4A Elizabeth Place, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-688 8313
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