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Zen Japanese Restaurant

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SE 2 1 Seddon St, Subiaco, Western Australia 6008, Australia
+61 8 9381 4931
Sun 18:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Perth, Australia
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

After the let down of visiting a local festival. Our group of 4 decided to do a food crawl of local restaurant's. Entrée was to be at Zen. We were welcomed in with a friendly greeting and seated. Drink orders were taken shortly followed by our food order. Drinks and food were quickly delivered. 3 entree dishes shared amongst the... More 

Thank Tim M
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The two of us had dinner on Saturday night. We had mixed sashimi, teriyaki fish, edamame, eggplant and some house red wine. It was all delicious and came to around $90. The service was lovely and we got complimentary dessert. Winning!

Thank TeBe
Perth, Australia
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158 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The Zen Restaurant is somewhat hidden within a major shopping precinct off Hay Street in Perth, WA. It is worth the effort to find it (the locals can assist if needed) as the food is excellent, the wine list, although small is adventurous and very well priced, and the staff friendly and accommodating. On our recent visit the staff numbered... More 

Thank 602Tony
Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I have been here for lunch many times when travelling in Perth, I find it a consistently good light lunch. It's an easy enough place to have a business lunch and discuss things and not have to talk over others, as well as great place for a social gathering. Food is always good and you can't go past the Benito... More 

Thank C3888KLmarkc
Perth, Australia
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138 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

It's a great find, to have a small genuine Japanese restaurant near the hub of Subiaco. It's within 2 minutes walking distance of the The Regal Theatre and the Subiaco train station, just need be prepared to look it up on the map as it's on Seddon St, which is basically a laneway running through a car park. We are... More 

Thank Ian-Down-Under
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I find their food isn't too bad Decent but not the best type of jap food around, Was turned off by the price of meal Ended up eating ramen (no tamago again!) I'm surprise their broth, pork, noodle etc are almost spot on, 3.5/5 (no tamago!!!) If not I would rate it 4/5 (Way better then nao in Perth cbd)... More 

Thank 525maxk
1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We LOVE Zen, the food is extremely fresh, beautifully presented and DELICIOUS! Enjoy your dinner - Hideki is a very talented chef !!

Thank Elise N
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here plenty of times now and don't usually review but the food is always so good I had to. Sashimi is world class and the flavours of all dishes have been excellent - even compared to the trips to Japan I do.

Thank Derek B
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150 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Dropped in for a family dinner tonight with 2 little lads (grade 2 & pre-school age). I can't rave about the service enough. It was warm, attentive and respectful (in true Japanese style)! The kids were treated like princes with their own special bowls, cups and even straws (without having asked). If you have kids you know that the special... More 

Thank Rennie F
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

It may not be the fanciest but it is simply the best! If you are looking for authentic Japanese food at very reasonable prices, then go no further than Hideki San's Zen Restaurant. It is clear Hideki is passionate about his food. Experience beautifully presented Sashimi, Sushi dishes, delicious hot pots, sukiyaki and the best pork belly ramen ever! We... More 

Thank Alison S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: SE 2 1 Seddon St, Subiaco, Western Australia 6008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Subiaco
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9381 4931

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