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Ocean Zen

Certificate of Excellence
Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Pacific Rim
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600 E Battlefield St, New Address, Springfield, MO 65807-4806
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue 11:00 am - 10:00 am
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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springfield, mo
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85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I want to really love this restaurant. It has an open feel and could be a great place to go as a regular. First the positives. The bartender was great, very nice and quick with drinks. The waitress we had was good. There were five of us celebrating a birthday. The food was good, I do think it i pricey... More 

Thank swanney
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brought the grandkids for sushi (actually Mac and cheese for the little one). As always, could not have been better. Staff is as good as the food. Lots of other items in the menu too and have enjoyed them too. Love being a regular here.

Thank David A
Dallas, Texas
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had eaten at the older location of this restaurant (on Battlefield) for several occasions and each time food, drinks, and service was excellent. So definitely was looking forward to dining at the new location (on S National). However, my experience at the new location was terribly disappointing. As an entree I ordered the Sea Bass, which had been a fave... More 

Thank BeaMae
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for happy hour because we love the sushi here! It was our first time visiting at the new location. It's great. You can see they have spent quite a bit to make it an enjoyable atmosphere. Our server was excellent (Christina) Happy hour helps to reduce your overall ticket. The sauces here that come with the product (like... More 

Thank Jc M
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the steak it was OK maybe a little too much sodium in the entire entree. A little pricey for what you do get.

Thank Fran S
Aurora, Missouri
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I was there for a work Christmas party. Honestly even for a free meal I probably will not go back!! It seemed like they took forever to even get the food to our table. Also taste wise if I was paying for it so not worth the price. Lucky i didn't have to pay for it lol. Not a... More 

1 Thank dawn_h1996
New Orleans
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did you know Springfield, Missouri was a construction zone of the Continental Railroad. Now has a high per capita ratio of Asian restaurants. My favorite is Ocean Zen. Beautiful and delicious Asian food competitive with any city, especially when considering the moderate prices. I return there time and time again. Give it a try!

Thank sbarth
Ozark, Missouri
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205 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Ocean Zen has mediocre tasting food which is well over priced. Not impressed with anything about this restaurant.

1 Thank angoct14
Nixa, Missouri
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

One of the best restaurants in Springfield, if not the best. The seafood and sushi are excellent. Kind of expensive, but worth every dime.

Thank christopherrees
San Diego
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

A little disappointed with the Salmon, but over all pretty good. They have moved to a different location

Thank 88g

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Pacific Rim
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 E Battlefield St, New Address, Springfield, MO 65807-4806
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: 14178899596

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