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1231 W Ramsey St, Banning, CA 92220-4445
+1 951-849-2255
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good12%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“yellow curry” (3 reviews)
“sushi” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
1231 W Ramsey St, Banning, CA 92220-4445
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I was surprised to see such a restaurant in Banning, went for lunch with colleagues. The food was certainly tasty, but I have no idea how authentic. It did seem to be toned down for American tastes.

Thank 104stevenp
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I would give Zen 5 stars for our last visit but it varies between 3 and 5 from other visits. A little inconsistent but good enough to keep returning! We got the ginger garlic chicken, spicy basil fried rice (always a 5!), and krapow. Also...More

Thank Anita D
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We live in Banning, so are very familiar with the Zen restaurant. My son and granddaughter came to town to take us to dinner for Father's Day. He asked which restaurant I'd like to go to. Zen came to mind immediately, as it has been...More

Thank Jerome L
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I ordered the choose three for 15$ I picked the salmon teriyaki – yuck, tuna sashimi – good, albacore sashimi – putred!! I’m sure the albacore was the culprit. I did have a delicious milk melon tea. But no amount of wonderful tea gets them...More

Thank realrere
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Zen Restaurant has both Japanese and Thai food. On weekdays from 11 am to 2 pm they have a terrific lunch special. For only $6.99 you get a small but very good salad, a spring roll with plum sauce and a generous portion of the...More

Thank Anonymous314
Reviewed 14 February 2017

boy will we be back I had wonton soup oh my was I surprised comes in a metal bowl and they light a fire to keep it hot my husband had kom paw chicken and they ask how hot you want very good service

Thank judydebeaubien
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This is clearly one of the best Asian restaurants in the area. I love the spring rolls and the pad Thai. It is a cute atmosphere and a great spot for a date night.

Thank RangerNate
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This Restaurant could be much better. the Athmosphere id great but the servers do not show proper costumer service as we like it here in America. and place doubles as storage. They have furnishings that they no longer use all over the place making it...More

Thank Rosalba T
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I have been to Zen a few times and the food is very good. I have been there usually for lunch once for dinner. I have had sushi and other food.

Thank Stefanie E
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Zen has become our favorite restaurant in Banning. They offer excellent Thai food as well as Japanese sushi and other dishes. The servers are friendly and pleasant, the prices are reasonable, and the food is outstanding. The vegetables in their dishes are very fresh, and...More

Thank Marcia K
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1231 W Ramsey St, Banning, CA 92220-4445
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Banning
  • Phone Number: +1 951-849-2255
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