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Zen Bistro International Plaza

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2223 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-1411
813-443-0732
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Rochester, NY
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60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ducked in here one evening before it stormed, and caught the tail end of happy hour. My server was attentive and helpful in letting me know there were still 15 minutes left! I got a variety of items (wine, appetizer, and 2 rolls), and with the happy hour pricing, it was all incredibly priced. Sometimes when dining solo, servers aren't... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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76 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Arrived late off my flights - wanted some Sushi so dropped in to Zen not far from my Hotel - was not sure as it was reasonably quiet but went ahead - sat at the bar near to the chefs - had a scallop and salmon sashimi and a cucumber lollipop - sashimi was finely sliced - nice quality -... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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351 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

I had the Zen Crunch roll which was $8. I thought it was okay. It was a really small roll. Customer service was okay. Service was really slow and they weren't busy.

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CRANBURY
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We stopped in here during a recent visit to Tampa. Food was excellent, when we finally received it. The food took at least 45 minutes and we only ordered sushi - and the restaurant was not busy at all as we were having a late lunch. Place was modern, had TV's and had good ambiance, the service was just really... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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411 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

My lunch experience was not that great. We arrived for an early lunch on a week day. It was not busy at all. In fact, we were the only people there. The atmosphere was dreary. That could be because they are located in a corner part of Bay Street that doesn't get much natural sunlight. My first impression may have... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

We had lunch during our shopping spree at the International Plaza and were overwhelmed with the great food! The variety of choices was amazing. There were salad bowls, sushi combinations, sashimi, rice, everything. We were very happy with our choice!

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Rockledge, Florida
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157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

My wife had the honey walnut chicken and loved it. I had chicken fried rice. Also a good solid meal. All white meat, not overly soy sauced. Service was great. All in all, can't say anything bad except the portions were too big.

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tampa
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169 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

I went here not knowing if they had a gluten free menu, which they do. I had already planned to eat sashimi so thats what I ordered. I had the eel, the salmon, and yellowtail sashimi. They do have tamari also. The sashimi was some of the best that I have had. It was cut perfectly and it was nice... More 

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Thank airie2011
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81 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Very nice grill/sushi bistro - well presented modest but adequate portions, polite non-descript service in a pleasant somewhat stark atmosphere. Excellent chiraci sushi.

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Thank Paul O
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Was in the area for a business trip and was looking for something quick but fresh, found this place and fell in love! Very modern and clean restaurant, perfect for any occasion. Staff was very polite and was seated right away on a Saturday night. The prices can not be beat and especially fresh sushi!!! I will be back for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Sushi, Japanese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2223 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607-1411
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: 813-443-0732
  • This restaurant is at Tampa Intl Airport (after security)
Description
You are cordially invited to join us for an evening or afternoon of relaxed elegance and exceptional cuisine. Our impressive menu of nationally renowned dry aged steaks and the freshest of seafood will ignite your culinary imagination as our award-winning wine list of more than 5,000 bottles awakens your inner sommelier. And as our gracious, knowledgeable servers delight you with their uncanny ability to anticipate your every need, you’ll experience firsthand why the American Culinary Federation recently bestowed upon us their “Achievement of Excellence Award.” Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or hosting a business luncheon or dinner, we can help you flawlessly pull off any private dining event. Our event planning staff has extensive experience and the ideal materials to work with—a capital setting, distinctive food and unmatched service.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?