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East Lancashire Road, Astley M29 7HX, England
+44 1942 879292
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (47 reviews)
“poppadoms” (29 reviews)
“pickle tray” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
East Lancashire Road, Astley M29 7HX, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I either visit the restaurant or order a takeaway from here every week as the food is fantastic. All the staff are very friendly and are always on hand if you need anything. I have tried a few different starter dishes over the years and...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was so impressed with the food and service at Zest last evening that I felt that I had to write a review. First of all the table setting. Nice crisp linen cloth and napkins. We ordered poppadums and accompniements which were varied and delicious...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for my husband's birthday with family booked a table for six in advance. Ordered poppadoms and a drink first, no sooner had we took a first bite of it we were asked what starter we wanted, the whole evening felt rushed. Staff were...More

Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Have been here many times and enjoyed it however this evening! Water was actually swimming in my plate! Everything was watered down, madras sauce, mango chutney and mint sauce all watered down! Also the chips only just cooked and the nan bread too doughy! Not...More

Thank Cat C
Fotik M, General Manager at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Hi Cat C I am really sorry to hear about the issues you mention in your review. I would really like the opportunity to look into this matter, TripAdvisor is not designed to resolve complaints, you have not contacted us about this matter directly, we...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Excellent friendly staff. Lovely, clean and modern restaurant. Ate at this restaurant on Sunday at 2pm. Food was delicious and fresh. Reasonably priced and was not disappointed. My only criticism was the service was slow, this wasnt an issue for us as we weren't in...More

Thank dave_lucy
Fotik M, Manager at Zest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hi Thank you for your feedback, I am sorry you experienced some hiccups during your last visit, my team are usually quite good and on the ball, however I suppose no one is immune from making mistakes. We were unusually busy last Sunday lunchtime, I'm...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018

After reading many positive reviews we chose Zest as a venue to celebrate our Mums birthday. We were looking for a spacious open and modern restaurant to accomadate us and my mum in her wheelchair. It turned out to be perfect for a wheelchair user,...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 1 April 2018

been here many times always had good food and great service, some reviews say it's loud but this only adds to the atmosphere , Never had a bad meal ever, some of the reviewers have left a negative view I can only say they are...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We visit Zest every week which says a lot. The staff are lovely, the food is excellent and we`ve never had a bad meal or bad service. We usually go on Wednesdays but even when we`ve gone on busier days we`ve never had a long...More

1  Thank Viennaxx
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Went to the Zest tonight, 7 adults and 1 baby! Staff were friendly and helpful! Place was nice and clean, tidy, a very nice atmosphere. Plenty to choose from on the menu! Lovely curry, I had chicken tikka masala, my brother had a mixed grill,...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Visited Zest on Friday 23rd Feb. Had high hopes because I'd heard good things and I know a few people that go regularly. First impressions were good, restaurant is nice inside and even though it's situated next to a dual carriageway there was no noise...More

Thank Andy E
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Questions & Answers
Rob A
6 August 2017|
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Response from Rob A | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry it's not 5. I have found the information on the government website. It's a 1. Well done.
Susan P
9 December 2016|
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Response from Fotik M | Property representative |
Hi Susan We do have a singer performing at our new years party, unfortunately we don't have any spaces remaining. We do have tables available earlier in the evening, you can check our seating program for the evening on our... More
Asrar Y
1 November 2016|
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Response from Fotik M | Property representative |
Hi Asrar All the meat is Halal except for the sirloin and ribeye steak, we don't use any animal fats in the cooking process. Non of the dishes contain any alcohol but the restaurant is licensed. I hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Lancashire Road, Astley M29 7HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Astley
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 879292
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