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Zen

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Soho Square, Sharm El Sheikh 169, Egypt
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+20 100 010 9109
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't frequently post reviews but i am sitting here in the restaurant after eating and just had to come on here and save everyone else from what we just went through, since we came here based on trip advisor's rating which was grossly overestimated. We were a large group of 12 people who firstly, had to wait half an... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Visited this restaurant as part of The Savoy hotel's all inclusive package, but the prices looked very reasonable and we would visit again if we stayed elsewhere. We had the sizzling chicken and it was excellent, served hot and very tasty. The service was good and you get a nice view overlooking the entrance to Soho Square. It's a great... More 

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Egypt
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2016

We have been several times to Zen. Food is ok. However flavour needs to be more enhanced as Chinese. Perhaps it is moderated to suit plenty of guest nationalities. Fried rice should more fried. Some items are certainly overpriced.

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Thank Abdel rahman R
Magued-Magdi, E-Marketing & Business Development at Zen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your supportive review. It is our sincere pleasure to know that we have managed to demonstrate the quality, hospitality service known for SOHO Square Sharm El Sheikh & Savoy Group, and particularly enjoyed your dining experience at “Zen”. Looking forward to your next visit, for another enjoyable culinary experience in any of our... More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

I took my wife here whilst in Sharm, immediately you walk in the place all that the staff are interested in is what Hotel your staying at. It became obvious that if you were a Guest at the Savoy across the road you got treated like royalty, if your not the service is diabolical. The food is below average and... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2015

Poor waiter describing plates. Highly recommended deep fried shrimps as a starter. It Came as 2 shrimps wrapped in loads and loads of noodles soggy with frying oil, and when explained this to the waiter he said this is one of our best starters. Egg fried rice was very much over cooked. Chicken sweet and sour was ok.

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Thank HanyKWK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic food very tasty and not too pricey staff were very attentive no need to tip as there is a service charge,don't forget men you need to wear long trousers as shorts are not permitted.

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Thank Sabine F
Magued-Magdi, E-Marketing & Business Development at Zen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your supportive review. It is our sincere pleasure to know that we have managed to demonstrate the quality, hospitality service known for SOHO Square Sharm El Sheikh & Savoy Group, and particularly enjoyed your dining experience at “Zen”. Looking forward to your next visit, for another enjoyable culinary experience in any of our... More 

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2015

Ate here twice while in Sierra Had different meals both times and they were of a high standard.The waiting staff are very good and seem to care,the restaurant manager is a real asset and really cares about his diners.Well worth a visit.

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Magued-Magdi, E-Marketing & Business Development at Zen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your supportive review. It is our sincere pleasure to know that we have managed to demonstrate the quality, hospitality service known for SOHO Square Sharm El Sheikh & Savoy Group, and particularly enjoyed your dining experience at “Zen”. Looking forward to your next visit, for another enjoyable culinary experience in any of our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2015

whenever we are on holiday in Egypt, we always find time to visit Zen This was our 5th visit, and it never fails to impress Food choice is abundant, prices are reasonable, and the service is excellent we always have a wonderful evening and we will return for our 6th visit in January

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Magued-Magdi, E-Marketing & Business Development at Zen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your supportive review. It is our sincere pleasure to know that we have managed to demonstrate the quality, hospitality service known for SOHO Square Sharm El Sheikh & Savoy Group, and particularly enjoyed your dining experience at “Zen”. Looking forward to your next visit, for another enjoyable culinary experience in any of our... More 

Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

Great food, great location in the heart of soho square, very well priced and nice atmosphere. Massive portions and would highly recommend trying this place.

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Magued-Magdi, E-Marketing & Business Development at Zen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your supportive review. It is our sincere pleasure to know that we have managed to demonstrate the quality, hospitality service known for SOHO Square Sharm El Sheikh & Savoy Group, and particularly enjoyed your dining experience at “Zen”. Looking forward to your next visit, for another enjoyable culinary experience in any of our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015

Lovely food, very tasty and you can tell they use quality ingredients. The price was fairly reasonable, but they add on a 10% tax and 12% service charge at the end. Part of the Savoy Hotel, so you can't go wrong. My hand bag was even given a miniature stool so that it wasn't on the floor!

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Magued-Magdi, E-Marketing & Business Development at Zen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your supportive review. It is our sincere pleasure to know that we have managed to demonstrate the quality, hospitality service known for SOHO Square Sharm El Sheikh & Savoy Group, and particularly enjoyed your dining experience at “Zen”. Looking forward to your next visit, for another enjoyable culinary experience in any of our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $40
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Soho Square, Sharm El Sheikh 169, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Sharm El Sheikh
  • Phone Number: +20 100 010 9109
Description
Traditional Cantonese (Chinese) meals created with oriental herbs and spices that have been imported especially to SOHO SQUARE to fully experience the dishes, with the natural ingredients that stimulate taste, sight and aroma. The authentic atmosphere of China is right there at Zen restaurant. Dress Code applies for men: no shorts, no flip-flops

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?