Fresh at the Zest!

With a zesty flare on the classics, savour the flavours of our 

homestyle meals, succulent meats and fresh baked goods.

Dedicated to delight you


We believe that cooking with fresh & whole ingredients creates the opportunity to showcase our love of food in every aspect. We have the perfect variety of food to satisfy your hunger.  Experience the difference when you taste the Zesty love from those who happily serve you, the way you want it.



Come enlighten your senses to our delicious home cooked food. With so much goodness coming from our in-house bakery, locally roasted coffee, and fresh soup and sandwiches, it's easy to see why the Zesty Lemon is one of Saint John's favourite dining spots.


Catering & Events

Let us take the stress out of your next meeting or event with our delicious & creative catering options.  Our lunch catering menu can be delivered to your door with 24 hour notice, rain or shine.


Zesty Market

Offering fresh baked pastries, pies, cakes & more.  Stocking cheese, roasted chicken breast, in house smoked maple chili bacon, roasted honey baked ham, fresh baguettes & more.

Many of our favorites, grainy mustard, drunken cherries, marmalade, pickled vegetables & house made syrups made from our local suppliers Stonewall Kitchen, Helen B’s & Briggs Maples.

We feature a wide selection of fully prepared Grab n' Go dinners that you can take home and reheat at your leisure. The vary daily depending on what we feel like cooking but there is always something for everyone!

Meat, Dairy & Bread from Bill's deli

Preserves & Jarred Goods

Grab & Go

Takeaway meals



It was delicious

Awesome sandwich with kettle cooked chips! Staff is very friendly and atmosphere is great! 10/10 would recommend!

Jim Halpert, Saint John

Visit us today

535 Somerset Street, Saint John, NB



(506) 636-8090

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