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Zen Restaurant

287 Lacewood Dr, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3Y7, Canada
+1 902-457-6868
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“lemon chicken” (2 reviews)
“eggrolls” (2 reviews)
“chinese food” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
287 Lacewood Dr, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3Y7, Canada
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Very fresh and good serving size compared to many other Chinese restaurants. Restaurant is clean and good service

Thank Weldon M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I used to like this place but the food has gone downhill. I went back a second time after I realized the food was not so good but was again disappointed. It just does not seem like it is cooked fresh - if it is...More

Thank Ray K
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I used to go to Zen all of the time for my Chinese food needs. It has been awhile but I tried ti again today because ti is under new management. I stopped going in the past because the food had gone so far downhill....More

Thank Kagcan
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I ate at Zen a lot in the past but it's been a while. The eggroll was good though and bit thin. The thai cashew chicken was bland - definitely not thai inspired The bowl with chicken, cashews and veggies was basically a bowl of...More

Thank SeeingTHEworld2012
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is one of two Chinese restaurants I go to if I want a Chinese food fix for lunch. The food and service is alway good and it is never very busy. I think most of their business is takeout. Give it a try and...More

Thank Harley1Dave
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Dropped in for lunch. Had rice eggroll and honey garlic ribs. Some of the best ribs I have in awhile. Very meaty and tasty. We also had lemon chicken with curry noodles. Chicken very good although sauce a little too sweet. Service was fast and...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Very good food. Lots of choice and very friendly staff to assist you. Love it all with no complaints. Enjoy going here a few times a year. Take out is very busy so must be popular!! Always have leftovers and they are always "wrapped up"...More

Thank Nadine H
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times, good service, quickly served food, good choice, recommend the combinations, big portions, great value

Thank EnglishDave99
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We talked to the front desk of our hotel Chateau Suites who suggested Zen. It was a great suggestion! We have been on the road for 28 days and just didn't want to go out tonight but were craving Chinese food. GREAT selection, and great...More

Thank GratefulTravellers42
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I wasn't feeling well and for whatever reason I always find the hot and sour soup here always makes me feel better. I live maybe a 2 minute drive away and was (was being the key word) a regular customer. I ordered two orders of...More

Thank rbaldin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 287 Lacewood Dr, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 3Y7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-457-6868
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