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House of Zen

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3 St Annes Square | Unit 3 St Anne’s Square, Belfast BT1 2LR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9027 8688
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13:00 - 12:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:30 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
Sat 13:00 - 12:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

St Anne's square food average and it won't burn you!!! Luke warm and overpriced!!! Lovely decor friendly staff but I'll "Not be Back" sorry Zen

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Thank Mark M
Belfast, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here on a lunch date, heard great things. But unfortunately not so great when I went. Food wasn't great and was extremely over priced especially for processed chicken.

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Thank kennyn2
N.Ireland
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

3 adults 1 child called for Sunday lunch we were woven a lunch menu which was 2 courses for £9.95 this was excellent value for money , both courses were lovely everyone in the party enjoyed the food the service was excellent will Definately return .

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Thank Rosslyn S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

have ate in house of zen a few times before and it quickly become our favourite restaurant after superb attentive service and brilliant portions leaving you feeling stuffed. visited on a sunday evening, restaurant quiet enough, ordered our meals and okay it was there very very quickly but was nowhere near satisfactory. firstly didn't have salsa diced potatoes for whatever... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended 28 th Dec, food was nothing better than a dine in for 2 from marks and spencer. Bill was £430.35 which was scandalous for what we got and to add insult they asked for the 35 p. I gave them a 50 p and they had the cheek to ask if I wanted the change! Wouldn't recommend

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Thank ronan m
Belfast, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in no reservation on Thursday night about 5pm. Staff very welcoming and food fantastic. Great customer service. Will definitely be back.

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Thank MissBushmills
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although we have visited Belfast many times, this was a first visit to HZ for us. We were the only family with younger children for an evening sitting, but were made to feel very welcome. Atmosphere was fabulous. Food was very good, although as with many similar restaurants, the starters felt like they had been there a while and were... More 

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1 Thank markc996
Waterford, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here for lunch before Christmas and the menu was limited to the Xmas menu. All the food was very good, staff were very busy. A good Chinese restaurant if you want better you would have to go to London.

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Thank EddieOnTour
Comber, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to House of Zen for our Christmas party last week and the food was amazing! There was 14 of us out and everyone of us enjoyed our 3 course meal - all the food arrived together and hot! The cocktails are unreal! I will definitely be back in the New Year :) The staff were lovely and very... More 

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Thank Michelle F
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It might say Asian but I see this as a top Chinese with so many unusual dishes. It really isn't a typical beef with black bean sort of a place For example, we had crispy lamb instead of crispy duck. Great main courses you won't find elsewhere. I love it & wish it was closer to home but if want... More 

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Thank Grimsbyb
Chu C, Public Relations Manager at House of Zen, responded to this review

Hi Grimsbyb Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a fantastic review, we are delighted you enjoy our grub ! Safe journey home and have a great Christmas and we look forward to welcoming you back to HOZ very soon More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$31
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Contemporary, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Digital Payments
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
13:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 St Annes Square | Unit 3 St Anne’s Square, Belfast BT1 2LR, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9027 8688
Description
Cocooned in the Heart of the Cathedral Quarter is the newest addition to the Zen Restaurant Group, the Cool and Elegant House of Zen.

The House of Zen blends a little bit of The Orient into the Traditional cobbled streets and cosy bars of the Cathedral Quarter in Belfast.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?