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Zest Bistro

Shannon Town Centre, Shannon, Ireland
+353 61 361 045
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Shannon Town Centre, Shannon, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently just had coffee and cake here with a colleague and everything is first class. I also purchased several of their ready family meals - the beef stroganoff and the fis pie and again the quality, flavour, quantity is extremely good. I could mention...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Great choice for early morning traveler nice hot coffee big breakfast small breakfast and everything in between.

Thank Jackletfet
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Service is quiet Poor, we had to ask for cutlery and 3 members of staff came down to take our order. We had just Sat down and hadnt even had a chance to look at the menu. Food is okay.. Not great! They tried to...More

Thank leonadaly123
Reviewed 21 August 2017

As a local very disappointed in the quality of food we were served last evening in the bar. I ordered the Philly steak sandwich and I was served cheese on toast. A few crumbs off the end of roast beef was sprinkled on the top....More

Thank sundiva67
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Great first meal in Ireland. Waitress was very nice and dessert and coffees delicious. Cider and IPA hit the spot.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 21 June 2017

When we finally found the place, we were told the Bistro was closed at 7:30 on a Wednesday night. The waitperson explained the the bank owned the place and they are trying to cut expenses or some such thing... We sat in the bar and...More

Thank NI140
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I have been a visitor here many times. For many reasons my last visit was 5 months ago and the complete turnaround and difference since then is so disappointing. We arrived to be told Bistro section was closed Mon – Weds evenings, ok then! We...More

3  Thank Lenababy
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Get it every time love it and also the chocolate fondont !!! So so good. Staff are all so so nice :)

Thank respect2
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Not a bad place is you're looking for something different than the Oakwood Arms. Staff is very friendly, the service is excellent, atmosphere is cozy, and the food is good.

Thank jsidhu1124
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Visited with some friends and the place was really cold. We asked to be moved but there was little improvement in the temperature. Fish and chips were greasy and hard (in that order). Food quality was poor and only gets a 3 star rating for...More

Thank Rineanna_OSullivan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shannon Town Centre, Shannon, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Shannon
  • Phone Number: +353 61 361 045
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Zest Bistro was established in May of 2010 and is part of Shannon Knights Bars which was established in 1972. Our idea behind Zest was to offer customers a relaxed casual dining experience in a visually rich environment with fantastic affordable food and excellent customer service. Head chef Clifford Ryan has but together a deliciously tempting menu to suit all tastes. Zest also offers an all-weather outdoor dining area. Zest is open daily from 10am-9pm.
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