A buzzing café feel with fully loaded footlong subs, salads and wraps made to order. 

Get more than just a cup of coffee

Zest fresh is now serving Change Please coffee. 100% of the profits from the coffee that Essex Food purchases from Change Please go into giving people experiencing homelessness a living wage job, housing, training, onwards opportunities, and a fresh shot.

Termly opening times

  • 10am - 5pm, Monday to Friday

Opening times 27 March to 23 April

  • 11am - 3pm, Monday to Friday
  • Closed on 7 - 10 April for Easter

Daily Hot Meal

To make sure all our students have access to affordable hot food options all of out outlets provide a hot meal each day for only £2. Ask in store for more details.

Menus are subject to change. Sample menu below.

Day  Meal
6” sub with cheese and tomato
Tuesday 6” sub with turkey mayo
Wednesday 6” sub with falafel and mint yoghurt
Thursday Spinach, tomato, mixed peppers and honey and wholegrain mustard dressing salad
Friday 6” sub with tuna mayo

Find this outlet

Zest fresh is located on Square 3 next to Canteen.

Zest fresh is operated by Essex Food Essex Food Essex Food Essex Food and accepts Essex Food Rewards Essex Food Rewards Essex Food Rewards Essex Food Rewards

Cashless payments only

Essex Food are not accepting cash payments in outlets. Please pay by card or contactless payment method. Alternatively, download the Essex Food Rewards app to pay and save at the same time! Buy 5 hot drinks and the 6th is FREE. Don't forget to use your reusable cup and save 25p. 

Get in touch
Zest fresh
Telephone: 01206 873259