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Zen Peninsula

) #22 of 79 Restaurants in Millbrae €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian, Seafood
1180 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2015
+1 650-616-9388
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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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“lobster” (4 reviews)
“dim sum” (13 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Seafood
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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1180 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2015
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A large restaurant with a wide ranging menu and good sized fresh seafood tank. When the weather is cold and damp, a large bowl of their wor won ton soup suits me fine. Adjacent to the El Rancho, it is a very good and convenient...More

Thank paso57
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent place for fresh seafood dinner. Good food and service. We come here often to eat fresh King Crab or King Lobster which are kept alive in tanks. excellently cooked, Chinese style. Extremely tender and tasty. Pricey but worth it for special occasions. Must try.

Thank mhom001
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Was there two days ago for a Red Egg & Ginger Party. All food was tasty, and well prepared. We had everything including Dim Sum, soup, Beijing Duck, New Years chicken, fish in black bean sauce, crispy noodles, fried rice, vegetables & more. However, the...More

Thank LH L
Reviewed 19 November 2016

On a damp, cold rainy Bay area evening, I was needing some hot soup, so I walked over here from the Best Western next door to pick some up... so glad I did!! I highly recommend the Wor Won Ton Soup, whether your getting it...More

Thank bu1larry
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I had dim sum in San Francisco's Chinatown last year and I was very disappointed, but my experience at Zen Peninsula was amazing! There was so much variety, everything was so flavourful and fresh, service was excellent, and they delivered everything by cart! (the old...More

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We noticed this place while returning to our hotel (in San Bruno) from the local FedEx office. We decided to stop in. We were delighted with the immediate attention from the staff. It has a large live seafood tank in the entry that contained some...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The place is usually very good. We love the food even though prices are high. Our last trip there was not nice though. 1st it took forever to get service. Once we got service we waited and waited for our food. The wait staff was...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I wanted REAL Chinese food done the Chinese ways. What I ordered was tastier than I expected. The waitress was very pleasant BUT she gad no idea what cocktails could be made at the bar. The portions were of good size; appetizer, soup, entree all...More

Thank jvd49
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Had brunch here during my recent visit to S.S.F. Good Cantonese dim sum with a lot of variety. Good service and the price is reasonable.

Thank TeddyBTraveller
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Stopped by here on a Saturday for lunch. Although there were hardly any carts, much of the food is brought around to each table by women carrying trays of food. It's actually probably better than the carts because carts are hard to maneuver and sometimes...More

Thank Sabena Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1180 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Millbrae
  • Phone Number: +1 650-616-9388
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Description
Zen Peninsula is a modern Hong Kong style chinese restaurant. It specializes in Dim Sum, Seafood, traditional Chinese dishes as well as modern Hong Kong style dishes that gives you great taste and surprises. Great place for business lunch, family dinner and big party.