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Zen Japanese Restaurant

7634 Woodbine Ave., Markham, Ontario L3R 2N2, Canada
+1 905-604-7211
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good30%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“omakase” (14 reviews)
“sushi” (40 reviews)
“hamachi” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
7634 Woodbine Ave., Markham, Ontario L3R 2N2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Omakasae sushi course is our favourite. Try to get seating at the bar and the food is even better because Chef prepare your sushi one after one when you finish, with dressing as well, which makes the taste just right.

Thank 33Chark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was treated to a night at the Chef's table - where the executive chef gives you what he thinks is best. It was absolutely the best sushi I have eaten in my life. The dishes are unique - with the highest quality sushi. We...More

Thank Gerry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Zen has move a while ago and we decided to go and try their new location. The location itself is nothing special even if better than the previous one. However now they offer menus, and the food is very good and offer much more the...More

Thank Eurtourist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love sushi or omakase, this is a must try. Expect to pay ~$150 / person without alcohol as this is top quality. The service was top notch and the food was amazing. I went with a few family members and the experience was...More

Thank PdotChan
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

I divide Sushi Restaurants in 2 components, the high end and the rest. The 3 high end Sushi Restaurants I know are Tojo's in Vancouver and Sushi Kaji and Hiro's (which I have rated on Trip Advisor too) in Toronto. I have added a 4th,...More

Thank Baba1215
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Service is a step above many other sushi restaurants. Attentive wait staff who clearly have been trained to do the job. A couple of sashimi were sinewy. I didn't expect that if I think purely of price. Cost is at least $100 per person for...More

Thank Mick R
Reviewed 13 November 2016

As a Japanophile visiting from the United States, I was very impressed with the quality and dining experience offered by Zen. Zen is located in a small building on Woodbine Avenue in Markham, tucked away just off of the 407 and 404. My friend made...More

Thank JRHorse
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We went to this restaurant last week without a reservation. Luckily we were able to get a seat at the sushi bar and we tried the sushi kaiseki dinner. It was really good. Sushi was very fresh. The appetizers and soup were all very good...More

Thank skier101
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We had the Omakase dinner, it's very good but it was a little expensive Small serving I prefer their lunch menu when they were still on Eglinton and Danforth Rd. Little more homier was the old place But it's still very good if you don't...More

1  Thank Storminnorm64
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Great place to eat. Very clean and quiet atmosphere that provides you with an authentic Japanese experience. Reservation is definitely recommended.

1  Thank nattiesun
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Is it all you can eat
4 June 2015|
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Response from Canfamily99 | Reviewed this property |
No, it isn't -- we usually order an appetizer or two, miso soup and then the Jyo sushi, which is enough food. The quality is outstanding. You won't be disappointed if you like quality sushi.
Josephine L
Do they clos on mo day? Are they open for lunch?
30 December 2014|
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 70
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Takeout, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7634 Woodbine Ave., Markham, Ontario L3R 2N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Markham
  • Phone Number: +1 905-604-7211
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Zen Japanese Restaurant is aiming for the preservation of the traditional culture of Japanese cuisine, which gives the best impression of the cuisine to the patron while being loved by them.