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Zen Chow Asian Diner

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204 N Greenville Ave, Suite 205, Allen, TX 75002-2253
+1 214-383-2027
11:00 - 09:30
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Thu - Sat 11:00 - 10:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I have only been for lunch, but the amount of the food, the quality of the food, and the price of the food make this my first choice when I am in the mood for Chinese food in Allen. The selection on the lunch menu is quite varied, and the food tastes fresh and delicious. They have the best egg... More 

Thank MalbecDallas
Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have eaten in and had take out several times in the passed few month's since discovering Zen Chou in Allen. Temperature in building is a little warm for Texas, but it is clean and the people are super friendly. I have tried a few different items but my favorite is the Teriyaki Chicken bowl.

Thank susieraye74
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We usually do carry out but this time, my wife and I were the only ones eating; and we had 1 hour before an appointment - so we decided to eat there. She had the pan fried noodles and I had the Kung Pao Chicken. But we have had several other dishes on several different visits. We go there since... More 

Thank Arcadio R
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Ordered two different dinners, Kung Pao Chicken and Beef and Broccoli. Portions were plentiful. Food was very good, served fast and great flavor. Wait staff was very attentive. Would definitely go back.

Thank 12hickory
Allen, Texas
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Great lunch specials, food ia really good. We always get plenty of food that taste great. Service can be little slow.

Thank sjspisak
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Our family discovered this restaurant in the summer of 2014, and we decided right then and there that it was the best. No more hunting for great Asian food in Allen - this is it. We normally eat there. Music is nice, place - including restrooms - is clean. Wait staff usually slower than it should be but their delivery... More 

Thank FairviewFoodie1
1 review
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Ordered Mongolian beef with triple meat still was one third onions and a small box of fried rice, ordered two egg rolls (which are spring rolls) over priced and broke their heart and gave me one packet of soy sauce....it tasted like nothing but onions and I don't care for spring rolls...spent $16.55 and $2.00 tip (delivery)what a waste. Should... More 

Thank mjtatro
Allen, Texas
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184 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2014

This is just a small, unassuming Asian restaurant tucked away in a strip mall off Greenville Avenue. However, the food is generally quite good and the prices are very reasonable...plus the wait staff is extremely attentive.

Thank Rich B
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2014 via mobile

This local Chinese food restaurant has high quality ingredients. Everything that we have tried here has been excellent! We really enjoy it so much that we eat here a couple of times a month. We believe it is the best Chinese food restaurant around in this area.

Thank dallas61
Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2014

HORRIBLE....This place needs to be shut down. Food was horrible, service was terrible and over 1 hour wait from ordering to food....

Thank FAMILYOF50002013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Chinese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 N Greenville Ave, Suite 205, Allen, TX 75002-2253
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Allen
  • Phone Number: +1 214-383-2027

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?