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House of Zen

) #84 of 827 Restaurants in Belfast €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian,
3 St Annes Square | Unit 3 St Anne’s Square, Belfast BT1 2LR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9027 8688
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (32 reviews)
“fried rice” (14 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
All hours
Chinese, Asian, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3 St Annes Square | Unit 3 St Anne’s Square, Belfast BT1 2LR, Northern Ireland
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1 - 10 of 523 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

I had been looking forward to visiting here, having been in the restaurant one afternoon and noticing some appetising looking dishes. When asked if I wanted a drink, I asked for tea. The waitress brought black tea with milk and sugar. I said that I...More

Thank TallulahR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the crispy duck salad for starter, a favourite of mine at the Adelaide street Zen. Unfortunately it was seriously lacking in duck: basically a bowl of leaves with a few tasty crumbs of duck buried deep at the bottom. For the main course i...More

Thank Johnston W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited this restaurant before we decided to try it again, and we weren't disappointed. We arrived for the pre theatre menu and the choices on the menu were very good, the staff were friendly and welcoming and the food was very flavoursome and plentiful...More

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on a Monday evening. Busy but service was amazing, very quick and attentive staff. Cocktails were fabulous as was the food. Chicken curry, salt & chilli chicken, noodles, chips and fried rice ordered for 2 however a lot was left over. Very...More

Thank Melissa F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was extremely busy but seemed to cope well , great selection of food and beer , the toilets with the heated seats are the main attraction though lol

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went here for dinner last night (Thursday) restaurant was very busy, but what immediately hits you is the noise levels it was awful. Where we were sitting felt cramped and not very comfortable. Couldn't make out what the waiter or waitress...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, nice cocktails and a lovely atmosphere. We came in on a busy night, so I'd book in advance. Would highly recommend.

Thank Stine J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant last night based on the mainly good reviews and we expected Asian food that would be that little bit better than the usual Chinese, but we were so disappointed. First of all the restaurant is dark and dreary and the service...More

Thank holidayseeker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but not amazing for the price especially as service was not top notch but we were a party of 12. Good menu choice and atmosphere ok.

Thank David D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited with friends for her birthday i have tried some thing at this restaurants,food standard is just ok if you have been the real japanese style restaurants in your past or maybe this one is the only choice in belfast area but anyway i think...More

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Hayley J
29 June 2017|
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Response from Linda H | Reviewed this property |
Better to make a reservation as its always very busy.
Sarah L
25 February 2017|
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Response from dawnecallender | Reviewed this property |
Im sure if you ask they would be willing to accommodate. The staff were very friendly and accommodating
Sarah L
25 February 2017|
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Response from Rosslyn S | Reviewed this property |
Can't see this being a problem but just to be sure give the restaurant a ring .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
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, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
13:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:30
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
  • E-mail
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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