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Zen

Zen Japanese Food Fast

Asian Restaurant, Japanese Restaurant, and Sushi Restaurant · North Shoal Creek
2900 W Anderson Ln (at Rockwood Ln.), Austin, TX 78757, United States
Hours:
Closed until 11:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sat
    • 11:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 11:30 AM–8:30 PM
Price:
$$$$
Reservations:
No
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards:
Yes
Wi-Fi:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

East meets Southwest at Zen, where our mission is simple: to make Japanese-inspired cuisine affordable, healthy and fun.

9.0/10

Based on 100 votes

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    Katy T.
    "Get the schoolgirl bowl."(4 Tips)
    Kelli B.
    "Also the chuck Norris and the prawn star tacos are delish!:)"(2 Tips)
    Tommy L.
    "Try the large Spicy Shrimp Bowl with Brown Rice."(3 Tips)
    Anthony N.
    "Chicken and Broccoli"(3 Tips)
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  • schoolgirl bowl
  • prawn star
  • healthy food
  • spicy chicken
  • good for a quick meal
  • gluten-free food
  • great value
  • green tea
  • good for working
  • fried wontons
  • family-friendly
  • trendy
  • tacos
  • casual
  • noodles
  • eggs
  • sushi
  • tuna
  • lunch
  • brown rice
  • W F.
    Hate the remodel and new menu. Art was better before and it's more difficult to order now. They're moving toward other sit down Asian/noodle places. I won't be coming back. My salmon bowl was terrible
    W Foster · December 23, 2010
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  • Josh A.
    Solid healthy Japanese options done quickly. Sushi options limited to basics. I recommend the house bowls or build your own. Fresh ingredients!
    Josh A · November 16, 2014
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  • Rosie J.
    If you're looking for actual Japanese food, you're in the wrong place. If you want fast, tasty, moderately healthy food, then you are in just the right spot :)
    Rosie Jo-Go · January 4, 2011
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  • Candice R.
    Love the schoolgirl bowl!!!!!!! So glad it's still available at this loca! Very sad to see it go at soco loca:(. But now when I'm up north I try to stop by just to get the schoolgirl bowl!
    Candice Ramirez · July 7, 2013
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  • Lauren S.
    Try getting a bowl with fresh greens instead of rice. There's great sugar free and gluten free markers on items. Helps you know what's in your food
    Lauren Sheehan · May 22, 2010
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  • Kelli B.
    Spicy chicken on noodles is da bomb! Also the chuck Norris and the prawn star tacos are delish!:)
    Kelli Bradford · August 2, 2011
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  • Dan K.
    Pro tip! Ask them to cook your noodles on the flat top. It's like getting food from downstairs at the Japanese department stores.
    Dan Katz · January 7, 2013
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  • Anthony N.
    Try the Chicken and Broccoli it is fired up with egg and the best dish there!
    Anthony Nguyen · November 27, 2011
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  • Katy T.
    Get the schoolgirl bowl. Also wish they brought back the Prawn Star Takko.
    Katy Thompson · January 16
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  • Mike H.
    The bowls are always great. We come by about once a week for so
    Mike Hall · April 9, 2012
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  • Divya M.
    Zen is true to its name. Japanese food. Fast. Good food at very reasonable prices.
    Divya Mulanjur · April 15
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  • Katy T.
    Get the schoolgirl bowl. If you want sushi, don't show up at open.
    Katy Thompson · January 16
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  • Jeff S.
    The new menu is great. And they still have the buddha bowls for the kids.
    Jeff Streber · November 16, 2010
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  • Tommy L.
    Try the large Spicy Shrimp Bowl with Brown Rice. Best thing on the menu...
    Tommy Landry · December 7, 2009
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  • Betsy G.
    It its not currently closed. Person ergo left that comment is wrong.
    Betsy GM · March 12, 2013
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  • Darren L.
    First time you check in at zen you get a free drink
    Darren Lewis · June 30, 2013
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  • James
    Third thursday of every month = student discount with ID.
    James · March 17, 2011
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  • Juha V.
    The old menu is still available just ask!
    Juha Vehnia · March 31, 2011
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  • A'Keiba B.
    Mix hibiscus, jade green tea and sprite for an awesome drink ;-)
    A'Keiba Burrell · October 4, 2011
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  • Erica L.
    Budget bowls are a great deal
    Erica Leinweber · October 25, 2013
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  • Morry
    Add an egg. You'd be crazy not to!
    Morry · June 9, 2014
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  • Sven J.
    It's not on the menu, but they'll still make you a Dashi Bowl.
    Sven Johnson · February 29, 2012
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  • Scott B.
    Love the new menu. They are great for catering too
    Scott Ballew · July 13, 2011
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  • Brandon W.
    The wifi password is zenaustin.
    Brandon Whichard · March 24, 2013
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  • Barrett S.
    The raging bowl is the best! Om nom nom
    Barrett Sonntag · January 7, 2013
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  • eddie g.
    Spicy chicken bowl reminds me of Okinawa
    eddie guerra · December 20, 2011
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  • Tim R.
    Fast food Asian. Very affordable.
    Tim Ryan · November 13, 2011
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  • Shelley B.
    Authentic all the way.
    Shelley Baker · November 18, 2010
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  • Brian W.
    Roaches! Do not want!
    Brian Wojcik · May 3, 2012
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  • Bijoy G.
    Remodel! Looks great
    Bijoy Goswami · March 10, 2010
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