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Zest - The Library Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe,
91 Murray St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6231 4077
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible43%
1 week ago
“Casual Cafe”
15 Jul 2017
“Ok for a quick coffee”
All hours
Cafe, Australian
$$ - $$$
91 Murray St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Zest is a good place to go for quick service and has a variety of menu choices. The food is nice and would definitely go back.

Thank Vicki T
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly people serving cafe style food and excellent coffee. The daily specials board offers some tasty options. In the lobby of the State Library.

Thank FlashHobart_Tasmania
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I have eaten here before and had a positive experience but this time the place seemed tired and dated and not so clean. I ordered a caramel slice with coffee and it was stale and stodgy.

Thank Q8169WLdeniseh
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Central location in the State Library building (known by the ridiculous name of LINC, in case you have trouble finding it!) The guv'nor is nearly always on hand to welcome you, the coffee is good, as is the food, and the atmosphere is, to coin...More

Thank chesworth37
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The man here made me feel very welcome. He was friendly and helpful. I had a breakfast panini that was fine . I needed a quick breakfast and that's what I got.

Thank 303willow
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This place is generally bustling with people, some office workers, others book worms. The menu is varied and interesting offering a variety of yummy lunches and snacks. Their melting moments bikkies in jars at the front counter are mouth-wateringly good. Try one.

Thank Blair D
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Light bright decor, consistently great cafe food, great coffee and friendly service. Great spot for lunch with friends or after school milkshake with the kids.

Thank becowens
Reviewed 24 November 2016

My 2 experiences here have left me feeling cross and angry for the next hours! I'm not used to being treated so sarcastically and under valued as a customer as by this man who runs the cafe. Such a pity he runs it when it...More

1  Thank summerneety
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I eat here a lot and the food and coffee never let's you down. Great specials. Not too crowded - always get a seat. Very good for brunch.

Thank Hobartgirl
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I read some of these reviews & cringed. I'm thankful I've not had an experience like some of those on here. And, for this reason, I don't have a problem with going back. My latest visit was today. We sat & were greeted pleasantly by...More

Thank wavic
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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch
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Open Hours
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Murray St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6231 4077
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