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Zen Charcoal BBQ

306 Toorak Rd, Yarra, Victoria, Australia
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm Hours
Barbecue, Asian, Korean
$$ - $$$
306 Toorak Rd, Yarra, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Never tried Korean bbq before? It’s time you do. We were all pleasantly surprised. The quality of food was good, meat tender, plenty of options to choose from. We opted for set menu, three different menus as there were 6 of us. We were impressed...More

Thank Mateah
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This place has pluses and minuses. It has a pleasant atmosphere, but the service I found a bit distant and rushed. I'm not very familiar with Korean food, so can't give a very informed view of quality. I didn't like my pick much. Probably won't...More

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We were in Melbourne for my husbands birthday and came across Zen and we are so glad we did. The food was a little pricy but well worth it. Cooked to perfection. Service was great, food came in a timely fashion. The timing of everything...More

Thank Brenda O
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Went in for the Wednesday banquet special. It is a unique experience with nice steak cooked at the table. The rest of the food wasn’t to my taste as it was very spicy and had a fair bit of onion in it, but if you...More

1  Thank Greyhound77
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Let me start by saying that the prawn dumplings and prawn tempura entrees were excellent, but thats about where it ends. I am probably being a little generous giving this establishment an average rating. The wagyu may as well have been prepackaged stewing steak from...More

Thank MelbournePam
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We had a bbq banquet for 4 people for dinner. The meal was so scrumptious. Portions per person appeared to be small but all of us were so full by the end of the night. The waiter was very helpful and friendly. We all had...More

Thank LeBai
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The staff were very pleasant & helpful, esp as we didn't have a booking on a busy night. Suggest booking is essential if you want a BBQ table. It's a Korean-style BBQ with option of BBQ or mains. BBQ choices are cooked at your table....More

Thank Peter_4825
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch at Zen with the family. Each of us chose a different dish and no-one was disappointed. Generous serves and very tasty! We were particularly impressed at the value and the service was prompt and friendly. Will definitely return here.

1  Thank m0dam
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Good food, nice place. Staff is nice and discret :) 2 bimbimbap for 30$, we're not hungry anymore <3 Would come back :)

Thank Rambobafet
Reviewed 3 May 2017

My daughter and I dined here recently and were not disappointed. Tasty food. Good service. Great dumplings and generous servings.

Thank Jo J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Toorak Rd, Yarra, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra
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