About US

Zest Cafe was established in December 2005 by Nicola Lynch. Nicola's interest in food and entertainment is well founded in that her parents own the renowned Nicks restaurant on the other side of town and her sister also runs Sol y Sombra Tapas Bar .

Zest Cafe open from 10am to 5pm Monday to Saturday. It is also available for private hire in the evenings. It has been used for special events such as birthday parties, fashion shows, fancy dress, single nights and speed dating in recent times. Special menus can be adapted to meet with the clients individual requirements for private hire events.

Since its opening it has become one of the best places in Killorglin to relax, unwind and to enjoy good food and great coffee. Zest Cafe offers the award winning Java Republic coffee where every cup has freshly ground coffee beans. Since Zest Cafe opened its doors, it has become one of the most popular spots in town with the locals. It has a very relaxing and upbeat atmosphere with modern and stylish interiors.

They offer a full breakfast menu up to 11.30AM from Monday to Saturday. Then an extensive lunch menu offers freshly tossed salads, foccaccias, bagels, pasta's and their ever popular stone baked pizzas to mention but a few.

On Saturdays, a special brunch menu is very popular with the visitors and locals alike. The brunch menu includes all the usual favourites such as eggs Benedict, French toast, bagels and omelettes and it is available up to 12.30PM.

For those who prefer the healthier option Zest Cafe makes all its own Smoothies and juices fresh to order. All ingredients are fresh and are 100% natural. One of the most popular Smoothies is the breakfast Smoothies for people on the go in the mornings. In addition to this Zest Cafe has recently launched its new range of wraps for customers who prefer the lighter option. Zest Cafe is also proud of the fact that it is one of the few outlets in town that offers wheat free and gluten free options.

Zest Cafe prides itself in the fact that all of its extensive range of desserts are freshly made in house each day. These vary from sticky toffee pudding to rhubarb and raspberry crumble

Zest Cafe also offers wines, beers and champagne to its customers for those special occasions. All of the items on the menu are available to take away so it is ideal for people on the go or just passing by. Many of Zest Cafe customers call in their order prior to their arrival so that it is ready for them when they get there. To avail of these facilities just call ahead on 066 979 0303