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Zest Cafe and Home Art

8831 Six Forks Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615-2970
+1 919-848-4792
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 8:30 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8831 Six Forks Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615-2970
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Seating is tight. Service is not friendly. Patrons tend to lean toward... entitled. The food was uninspired, even after fixing the wrong order they put in. I've only been for work lunches when I didn't get to pick the place. Most times I just walk...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The food is always great and so is the service, but the noise level is ridiculous. Was there with friends and we were yelling at each other in order to be heard. Apparently, the thinking is if the music is loud then people don't worry...More

Thank JeanA6565
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Always a delight to eat at zest. Cute gift shop as well. Always great service. Ate outdoors and love that. Nice sparkling wine too!

Thank lwebb6
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Cute local restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. Unique menu choices provide nice variety from the standard chains. The restaurant also features a store with many cute gift items. Service is attentive and staff is welcoming. Nice place to rake out of town guests when...More

Thank Gertper
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner. Many choices, all different from the usual restaurant menus. Salads, sandwiches, appetizers, entrees - from a world-wide selection. A number are Mexican inspired, many with a Middle Eastern twist (love the appetizer with several types of hummus.) A lot of selections...More

Thank Hank8Raleigh
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Have gone to Zest hundreds of times over the years but had been a while for me until today. Our service was really poor! And the food is just not as great anymore! I should have been warned when I noticed that you don't have...More

1  Thank highlandstraveler
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Nine of us went to breakfast together at Zest. It was my first visit. The food was really good. Fresh. Everything good temperature. The weather was pleasant, so sitting on the patio was a plus! Unfortunately, we had no table-touch from our server or anyone...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Eating at Zest is always a pleasant experience. Ben and Marvin make it their business to get to know customers on a first name basis. The menu changes offer and the food is always great.

Thank coinsbytom
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Had a girlfriends' lunch and ordered the Cubano. It was one of the tastiest Cuban sandwiches I've ever eaten! The bread was perfect; pork was juicy; side fruit was fresh and tasty. Their raspberry iced tea was superb! This place is Wow!

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 12 October 2016

It was time for lunch and our friend suggested Zest--we had never been here! Oh, my, what a fabulous kale salad I had! Friendly staff and a cozy restaurant plus fun shop make this such a good stop!

Thank chinanelsons
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8831 Six Forks Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615-2970
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-848-4792
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