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House of Zen

3 St Annes Square | Cathedral Quarter, Belfast, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9027 8688
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Ranked #65 of 789 Restaurants in Belfast
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $27
Hours:
Sun 1:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese, Dim Sum, Contemporary, Asian fusion
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: 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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English first
Dungannon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Met here just after Christmas with a large party of 28 friends. We were seated reasonably promptly and orders takers. Starters arrived and were generally very good the main problem was the main courses. I know we were a large table but there really is no excuse for food arriving cold and also mixing up dishes. The food tasted just... More 

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northern ireland
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108 reviews 108 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I recently visited this restaurant on New Year's Eve for 8 courses champagne cocktails and a white party theme, every course was beautiful cocktails amazing and entertainment fabulous! The only place to be nye loved every second thanks guys!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We visited House of Zen on New Years Eve. It was 5.30pm after taking the kids to the Mac theatre. We were welcomed and shown to our table. The staff were very helpful and talked us through the menu especially when ordering for the kids in our party. The atmosphere was great, the service excellent and the food outstanding. We... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

So after trying so many places to eat on Sunday night that were either closed all day or shut by 8ish, we found this place. We had to wait 10 minutes for a table but what a buzz. Probably helped by party of 20 but great atmosphere. Now the food is the most important thing and this was as good... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Had dinner with my boyfriend last weekend in the evening . Last time we tried to get in the restaurant was booked out so i would recommend booking in advance. We had the dim sum to start which does take an extra 15 mins to prep and it was good though i would suggest probably trying the other starters as... More 

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northern ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Had the pleasure of being wined & dined here by the other half to start off our holiday celebrations and we were very impressed indeed. Outside was pristine, clean, an inviting scene to say the least. On a crisp cool night we were lead to our seats and shown the set menu. Although after some thought we both decided to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Excellent 3 course meal had by all & well worth the Money, service was very good and will return soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Simply stunning food,,service is too efficient,,imagine complaining about too efficient service like!!!!,,buzzing xmas atmosphere and food i didnt want to end,,the only negative comment i can make is the cocktail penicilin which was beautiful but had a bigger iceberg in it than sank the titanic meaning it had only 5 straw sucks in the glass,,if your a couple ask for... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Fabulous meal last night and great service despite being extremely busy. Great fresh ingredients and flavours.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

At this time of year sometimes it can be a bit slap dash but not at zen from the service to the plate it was like a well oiled machine the zen signature dish was fillet of beef OMG it was beautifuly tender the staff were impeccably turned out and so friendly my first but definitely not my last visit

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Additional Information about House of Zen

Address: 3 St Annes Square | Cathedral Quarter, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 9027 8688
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 27
Cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum, Contemporary, Asian fusion

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