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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

We were staying nearby in the Townplace Suites and wanted to walk to dinner. We were pleasantly surprised to find this authentic sushi restaurant within walking distance. I got the best ramen I have ever had, they had fresh sushi from Japan flown in recently...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ScorpionEel
Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

We are from ATL and travel to Lexington for horse reasons. We ALWAYS come to Zen at least once. This trip we have been 3 times! Great food and always consistent.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 656paigeh
Reviewed July 11, 2019

I have eaten at a lot of Japanese restaurants and not all of them are perfect, and a lot of restaurants are slow getting your food ready. However it the first time I ever wrote my first bad review due to the service I received....More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank ShaoqianZ
Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

Jessica is wonderful. Her recommendations were spot on. Try the Volcano and The Incredible rolls... delicious! Our 12 YO granddaughter loved the provided samples of fish roe and rice. Nice!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Eddie G
Reviewed June 19, 2019

3rd time eating here and we are never disappointed. I would absolutely recommend. Great sushi and even better non-sushi lover food as well. Rock shrimp are absolutely phenomenal.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

Don’t let the strip mall turn you off. Zen is an elegant establishment. My server Jessica was personable and attentive. I ordered a ginger salad and was surprised at the size. Most Asian restaurants have only lettuce heavily coated with dressing. This had lettuce, cucumbers,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank midwestnewy0rker
Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

We drove 2 hours out of our way just to eat here. Friendly knowledgeable staff. Have tried almost the entire menu and have yet to be disappointed. We have kids with allergies and were beyond accommodated even with off menu items.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Zachary G
Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

We have been here several times and the server has recommended some of his favorites each time and is very knowledgeable about the whole menu. The Kani salad was so good! And the Xooker just melts in your mouth! We have celebrated the past 3...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 851cindic
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

My son and I ate here after a long day at the Keeneland Race Track. The sushi is super fresh, we both had the chirashi and it was awesome! Sake overpour in to a wood box, that you could also drink, was a really nice...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Cliff M
Reviewed April 11, 2019

Clean, well appointed place. Offered several fresh options flown in daily from japan. Trevally was great as was the salmon roll. Fresh and delicious.

Date of visit: April 2019
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