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The Zen

30 Broadleaf Ave | Unit 5, Whitby, Ontario L1R 0B5, Canada
+1 905-655-8188
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Thai
30 Broadleaf Ave | Unit 5, Whitby, Ontario L1R 0B5, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went for lunch recently and should have known it wouldn't be good since we were the only customers in the place. This was honestly some of the worst food I have ever had at a restaurant. Salt and cornstarch with a few vegetables thrown in....More

Thank chriseil
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall just a great restaurant, quite small, great service. The food came out fast and hot, I found it to be not overly spicy, although we did not order the real hot dish. Their crispy beef is great as well as their honey garlic chicken...More

Thank Brent H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i came in for lunch one day because i live close and i love asian food. i started eating my fried rice and i found a small black thing and as i examined it i realized it was a spider with all its legs and...More

Thank daniel g
Reviewed June 18, 2017

I have been going there for years and the food is consistently great at a reasonable price. Great choice of Thai and Hakka cuisine. I would highly recommend.

Thank Eric L
Reviewed June 3, 2017

We're very happy to have found this little gem (just north of Taunton, east of Brock/Baldwin) We stopped in on a weekday, very close to the end of thier "lunch hour specials" and enjoyed two traditional meals. Ambiance is quiet, clean - service was prompt...More

Thank ibrw
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

Awesome spring rolls and especially the dipping sauce. The gingered chicken is my favourite so far around Durham area. Consistently good!

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Love the diverse menu; Thai and Hakka. Everything I have ordered has been super delicious. My only complaint is that both of my dishes were seriously disproportionate for sauce and substance. Two slices of tofu is not ok considering it's the cheapest ingredients and our...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Great hakka food ! Try the new house fried chicken with spicy sauce ! Also love the shrimp pakora and veggie balls

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Friend just moved to the area, we decided to try this place. We got this delivered, it took nearly an hour. Ordered Pad thai, 2 curry dishes and a peanut vegetable dish, the spring rolls were excellent but that's it. Got these funky pink coloured,...More

Thank gumbygal
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

The food is good, but we love hot & sour soup which we get cravings for and it is hot (warm) and hot spicy! My only knock is that some of the dishes (though I asked for Real Thai Hot) are far from it. The...More

Thank micharli
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Broadleaf Ave | Unit 5, Whitby, Ontario L1R 0B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +1 905-655-8188
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