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Now and Zen


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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
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All reviews sushi dumplings salad small dining room excellent food downtown mall great atmosphere tarantula plate freshness
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Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Just off the downtown mall. Hole in the wall with friendly service that serves very good sushi at a reasonable price. They do take reservations, although it has never taken me more than about 20 minutes to get a table.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevenpT5912IT
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Has to be the best in town!!! Rolls are large and generous and fresh. Spicy mayo too hot for us. I will return here someday soon.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

My son and I stopped in here after a baseball game and were very impressed. The sushi was very good and the service was great! I especially enjoyed the Tarantula roll!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank bransmith1
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Not just sushi! Great inventive chef. I had one of the most delicious desserts I’ve ever tasted. Go early to get a table

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Nina C
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Maybe the most terrific Japanese food ever...and I have been in Japan twice! Very creative cook, anxious to return!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank arctic09
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a simple, quick place to eat. It was Friday night, but it wasn't that many people that it should have taken so long to get our food. Especially since most of the orders are for sushi. All the food came one...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Kevin C
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

I love this place! It is small and at times crowded and the service can be a sometimes a bit spotty....BUT the food is wonderful. I had the tune carpaccio salad and it was divine. Portions are generous. Had the chocolate creme brulee which was...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank shalbshah
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 6 pm and the place was packed. That being said we were seat within 5 minutes. Service was pretty responsive considering just how slammed they were. The app arrived with dinner, and one entree arrived after the other dishes. Salad arrived last....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Jphaymes
Reviewed November 10, 2017

One of the best restaurants I have visited. Went there for my wife's birthday because she loves sushi even though it is not my favorite I was very surprised. Great atmosphere great people and great food. The chocolate creme Brule and the Flan were the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Giampiero D
Reviewed October 3, 2017

When in C'ville, we make sure to visit Now and Zen and are always amazed at the freshness and presentation of their sushi. We are former restaurant owners and appreciate the effort the sushi chef puts into each menu item. We are also sort of...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Dale M
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August 18, 2016|
Response from MandyBaskin | Reviewed this property |
There are many street parking options around that area, you will just have to hunt and peck. Good luck!
Meagan O
July 4, 2016|
Response from MandyBaskin | Reviewed this property |
I did not see this question until now. I have no idea. You would have to ask the staff/owner/chef. Enjoy!
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