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Zest at Lime Square

220 South Oak Way, Lime Square, Green Park, Reading, RG2 6UP

(((() World Fusion
  •  - Reading
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Main course: £15
Food spend: £35
Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 18:00 - 21:00.

Excellent food and great service! Highly recommend the scotch egg, prawn Tom yum, nasi goreng and sticky toffee pudding. Service was attentive and friendly

Claudine 28 April 2019
from Reading

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Recommended in the Michelin Guide & awarded Reading’s ‘Restaurant of the Year’ in 2007, Zest at Lime Square is a waterfront restaurant blending different cuisines & cooking methods to craft a diverse, contemporary menu.

Marrying different culinary techniques & traditions, the Zest menu includes bold flavours, such as venison wellington with butternut squash fondant, haggis, potato & horseradish puree, and ham hock, rabbit, wood pigeon & pistachio terrine served with cauliflower piccalilli, as well as pan-friend john dory fillets with butternut squash dauphine, sautéed leeks & a bisque sauce. The luscious dessert menu includes classic sweets with a twist, such as raspberry & mascarpone crème brulee, as well as cocktail desserts, such as the ‘Toblerone’ made by blending Baileys, Tia Maria, Frangelico, honey, chocolate & ice cream.

Decorated with plenty of glass, solid oak floors & neutral walls, Zest at Lime Square is a contemporary space with warm wood tables and plush hide chairs. Free parking is also offered to customers.

Zest at Lime square in Reading is a 10-minute drive from Reading West Rail Station. Madejski Stadium is just an 11-minute walk away.

Zest at Lime Square

220 South Oak Way, Lime Square, Green Park, Reading, RG2 6UP

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Customer reviews for Zest at Lime Square

4.3 (((() (based on 103 reviews)
96% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • lunch (78)
  • business (69)
  • dinner (55)
  • private dining (23)
  • trendy (22)
  • large parties (20)
  • romantic (19)
  • al fresco (16)
  • views (15)
  • value (14)
  • luxury (10)
  • breakfast (5)
  • entertainment (5)
  • afternoon tea (4)
  • child friendly (3)
  • ((((( 7 March 2019 by Howard from Reading

    Service is always good and so is the food. We go there for most of our lunchtime business entertaining

  • ((((( 7 January 2019 by AW from reading

    Business lunch booking, good food, good service.

  • ((((( 17 December 2018 by Ian from Reading

    Booked Zest for our company Christmas lunch as walking distance from Green Park office. We werent dissapointed, food, staff and service were all fantastic.

  • ((((* 17 December 2018 by Trevor from READING

    Yet another good meal at Zest. Good food, good company, good service. Need more rum based cocktails please!!

  • ((((( 29 October 2018 by Eugenia from Reading

    Very comfortable setting, friendly service, quality food

  • ((((( 17 September 2018 by Rajen from Reading

    Great food, reasonable price

  • ((((( 13 September 2018 by Marc from Reading

    Fantastic lunch, great food, great service and really friendly team. The Nasi Goreng was amzing

  • ((((( 7 September 2018 by Lesley from Reading

    Delicious meal
    Nice choices on menu
    Have to go again to sample others
    Friendly staff
    Very nice lunch

  • ((((( 31 August 2018 by Caroline from Maidenhead

    Not the easiest place to spot from the road but very pleasant setting by the water. And very convenient for pre or post-match eating and parking for Reading FC matches at the Madejski Stadium, which is just ten minutes' walk away. The service was very pleasant and attentive and the food excellent. My fish fingers in mussel chowder was absolutely divine and my vegetarian companion's quinoa salad was pronounced delicious. The only downside was that wine by the glass was on the expensive side. Will definitely be back.

  • ((((* 17 August 2018 by Peter from london

    Nice atmosphere with great service, lunch menu varied and the food was very good.

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