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Cafe Zen

438 E Belvedere Ave, Baltimore, MD 21212-3035
+1 410-532-0022
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
17 Jan 2018
“Great Chinese Food”
14 Dec 2017
“A waste of money! - Dine elsewhere”
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
438 E Belvedere Ave, Baltimore, MD 21212-3035
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

This restaurants serves excellent Chinese food. They have a great menu with many choices. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank PeggyTowson
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I ordered the House Combo Lomein which - according to the menu - is supposed to include a combination of shrimp, chicken, pork, scallops, & vegetables. This costs more than the non-combo lomein dish, but it came to me missing scallops & vegetables! The drenched-in-oil...More

Thank skinnyboyz
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Every item I have had has been amazing. The staff are friendly and helpful. Carry out is always buzzing, and you can almost always find a table in the dining room.

Thank Kathryn F
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I have been here for many years and they have the best kung pao chicken. Their ants in the tree, scallion pancakes, seaweed salad is delicious,too. it's not fancy but can be nice for casual friendly get-togethers

Thank mmitra2
Reviewed 9 June 2016

The food was plentiful and delicious, and the people were really friendly. The leftovers fed us for another meal! We'll visit again!

Thank RutherfordB
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here for years. A half block from Belvedere there is plenty of parking nearby. The egg rolls and hot and sour soup are excellent, as are the ribs and other appetizer options. Try X1, crispy shrimp in a wonderfully spicy sauce....More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Great neighborhood Chinese. Prices good. We will often go there when we go to nearby Swnator to see movie

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Service was a bit uneven. Caters to vegetarians, but they have meat, shrimp, pork and chicken as well. Now, for a place that caters to vegetarians, we asked the waitress which soups were meatless and she had to check the kitchen. There were a few...More

Thank baltlaw
Reviewed 19 December 2013

This is Chinese food done right. No heavily starched sauces but nice clean flavors expertly prepared and served piping hot. They also cater to families and children without missing a beat. There are standard staples but the chef's specials are the best. Love the soft...More

Thank Valina D
Reviewed 10 December 2013

Café Zen has been my family's go-to chinese restaurant for over a decade. The decor, service, and delicious cuisine never disappoints. The quality of the food is excellent.

Thank Caroline G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 438 E Belvedere Ave, Baltimore, MD 21212-3035
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-532-0022
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