9250 Watson Rd
St Louis, MO 63126
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Zen

Neighborhoods: Crestwood
Cuisine: Thai, Seafood, Lunch

Zen is a Thai, Seafood, and Lunch restaurant where most Menuism users came for a meal on the go, paid less than $10, and tipped more than 18%.

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Overall
100%
Food
100%
Service
100%
Ambiance
100%
Pros
"glorious food"
"Spice level is adjustable. Very modest price for pineapple duck. Larb is excellent. Friendly service makes it feel like Cheers."
"Excellent tasting food - quick and friendly service."
"Best sushi in St. Louis county. "
Cons
"zero "
"No regular coffee is served."
"Prices have gone up since Zen has become more popular."
Comments
"Try it, you will like it!"
  • 10/25/2018

    A Thai food lover from Saint Louis, MO tried it, liked it, and rated it . They liked the food, liked the service, and liked the ambiance.

    Pros
    glorious food
    Cons
    zero
  • 3/13/2016

    A Thai food lover from Saint Louis, MO tried it, liked it, and rated it . They liked the food, liked the service, and liked the ambiance.

    Pros
    Spice level is adjustable. Very modest price for pineapple duck. Larb is excellent. Friendly service makes it feel like Cheers.
    Cons
    No regular coffee is served.
  • 8/21/2015

    A diner from Saint Louis, MO tried it, liked it, and rated it . They liked the food, liked the service, and liked the ambiance.

    Pros
    Excellent tasting food - quick and friendly service.
    Cons
    Prices have gone up since Zen has become more popular.
    Comments
    Try it, you will like it!
  • 12/30/2014

    A dining patron from Chicago, IL tried it, liked it, and rated it . They liked the food, liked the service, and liked the ambiance.

    Pros
    Best sushi in St. Louis county.
  • 8/14/2014

    A dining patron from Chicago, IL tried it, liked it, and rated it . They liked the food, liked the service, and liked the ambiance.

  • 8/11/2013

    A diner from TX tried it.

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ezowie

 Saint Louis, MO
 

A DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH

I actually found ZEN by accident. Foxy’s Red Hots used to be in the same location. They had great gyros. I went there and found a small family restaurant that had just opened. I was starving, so I figured I would give it a try. I lived in Thailand for almost a year, so I’ve got a pretty good idea of what Thai food should taste like.

I ordered the Tom Yum Goong (shrimp) and Pad Thai w/pork, a pretty safe bet for trying out a Thai restaurant that you have never been to/heard anything about. Tom Yum…fresh, hot and tasty. I had to spice it up just a bit, but all the condiments for more heat you could ever need are right there on the table, so you can add as much as you like! Pad Thai…EXACTLY like the real thing. And every time I go there, I am always impressed. The food there is AMAZING. If you must have atmosphere, go to the Loop. If you want incredibly authentic food at very reasonable prices and a friendly staff, go to ZEN! You will not be disappointed!!!

Tom Yum Goong

Very fresh and authentic! I love some spice, so I had to add a little more.

Pad Thai

Flavorful, incredibly authentic! A staple of Thai food. A great dish for those that want an “Intro to Thai food”!

Drunken Noodles

Rich and flavorful, with fresh stir-fried vegetables. I tried the tofu, and it was just as good as any meat.

Spicy Basil

You are gonna love it! And the taste of basil after you finish the dish will leave you wanting more as soon as you step out of the restaurant.

Tom Yum Noodle Soup

Large (De-veined) shrimp (i can’t eat them otherwise) as well as minced fish ball, ground chicken, and delightfully firm but not too chewy squid adorn this flavorful combination of soup and noodle dish. A must-try dish.

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vandenplas

 Grantwood Village, MO
 

ZEN Again!

I could not agree more. This place is fantastic.We jusr discovered it one month ago and have been back a dozen times and have taken four friends, who have gone back and taken their friends. We ALL agree. We love it! It is kinda tucked away in a small shopping center, but not difficult to find. The food is amazing and the prices are soooo reasonable. The curries are out of this world. We actually are afraid that it will get so popular that we will have to make a reservation to get in. Try it.

Drunken Noodles

YMMMM! Delicious, spiced to fit your taste. NOT greasy. Serving is large enough that you can have one of gigantic Thai spring rolls, an order of Drunken Noodles and still enough to have lunch the next day.

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daisyjoeGarnal

 Saint Louis, MO
 

Zen...Yummm

Outstanding fresh food! Try the steamed mussel appetizer, just make sure to drink the broth! Best Chang Mai Noodle Soup in the world!!! Beautiful presentation and the flavor is AMAZING!!! Just watch ordering a high spice number…you will suffer. Order low. Trust Me!!! Don’t miss the sushi and the mango with sticky rice dessert! Japanese there is on pointe as well!

12/18/2018

A diner from Saint Louis, MO tried Subway in Webster Groves and liked it. They liked the food.

12/17/2018

A diner from Saint Louis, MO tried Popeye's Chicken & Biscuits in Pagedale.

12/17/2018

A BBQ food lover from US tried RED'S BBQ in Ferguson, liked it, and rated it . They liked the food, liked the service, and liked the ambiance.

12/17/2018

A Deli food lover from Saint Louis, MO tried Mcalister's Deli in University City, liked it, and rated it . They liked the food, liked the service, and liked the ambiance.

Pros
Great tasting sandwiches, and the best chocolate chip cookies.
Cons
Sandwiches could be a little bigger.
Comments
Love it despite size of sandwiches.
12/16/2018

A diner from Saint Charles, MO tried Saleem's.

12/14/2018

A Grill food lover from US tried Miami Grill in Pagedale.

12/13/2018

A Burgers food lover from US tried McDonald's in Spanish Lake, didn't like it, and rated it . They liked the food, didn't like the service, and didn't like the ambiance.

Pros
Terrible service constantly messes up orders tottaly Getto.
12/12/2018

A dining patron from Ottawa, ON tried Bob Evans in Concord.

12/11/2018

A diner from Ann Arbor, MI tried Chevy's Fresh Mex in University City, liked it, and rated it . They liked the food, didn't like the service, and liked the ambiance.

12/07/2018

A Barbecue food lover from Saint Louis, MO tried Boston Market in Clayton, didn't like it, and rated it . They didn't like the food, didn't like the service, and didn't like the ambiance.

Pros
The corn bread wasn't the worst ive ever had
Cons
17 dollars for ice cold "prime rib" with 1/3rd of it being congealed fat and the mac n cheese the whole reason i like Boston market this location turn an amazing thing into a disgusting mush.
Comments
Its a pity this is the only store in st. Louis and the ppl of this city will most likely never experience what Boston market food really tastes like
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Grantwood Village, MO
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Saint Louis, MO
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