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41 Main St, Northampton, MA 01060-3136
+1 413-582-6888
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Holyoke, Massachusetts
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

this is no longer open but was the best place for Japanese food in town and it will be sadly missed.

Thank kelly f
Northampton, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
335 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Sadly, this restaurant closed suddenly. If you missed it- I'm really sorry. Please don't come to town and think it's still here. So sad. There is however a good new Szechuan Chinese restaurant in it's place. Try it.

1 Thank Localgirl0330
Northampton, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Closed. No notice, no explanation, no forwarding address, no loss, no tears. Bye-Bye. Get lost. Stay so.

Thank Robert b
Holyoke, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

This is a good Asian fusion restaurant that understands their food. I have been there a couple times and enjoyed it each time. The atmosphere is cool, friendly waiters, and good food. A bit pricey, but its Northampton, everything is.

Thank al1981136
Easthampton, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

We were very excited to try Zen as the atmosphere was enticing. However the food wasn't that exciting and the flavors were flat. We won't be going back.

Thank Kelly M
Northampton, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Zen offers a wide variety of scrumptious Asian cuisine. It is somewhat pricey, but not too bad considering the quality of food that you're getting, which is consistently very good. The atmosphere is also nice. This is a great place to pick up some take-out too! I recommend it to all Asian food lovers!

Thank The-Count-of-Tuscany
Falmouth, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Visited at 4:00 pm for late lunch, a quiet time. Thoroughly enjoyed the experience - food choices were Blue Stew and Thai noodles with shrimp and kimchi. Served nice and hot and very flavorful. Really liked the iced tea - with rose petals - nicely "glassed" - nice touch. Initial server did not "check back" with us, although later a... More 

Thank okiemae
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Sushi ok but the little lumps of rice under the fish were very small and left us wanting more. We also had see weed salad that was also ok it small.

Thank rhsousa
Northampton, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
335 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

I really like this restaurant. Great location on Main Street with big windows that let you see outside to bustling downtown Northampton. The sushi selection is very good with interesting options. Try a fire taco which is spicy tuna and scallops on a lettuce leaf with crunchy on top (lower carbs). But in addition to sushi, they have a nice... More 

Thank Localgirl0330
Level Contributor
211 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

I was sadly disappointed by my lunch at Zen. I had the Lunch box with Miso Soup - ok; Broccoli with tofu - tasteless; Dumplings - very doughy; and an avocado roll - ok (being a vegetarian this replaced the California Roll - though I had to send the box back to have this corrected). The service was fine. Will... More 

Thank Tony R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Main St, Northampton, MA 01060-3136
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +1 413-582-6888

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