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Zen Sushi and Dumplings

301 Montreal Street | The Arts Centre, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-379 6888
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sushi” (56 reviews)
“miso soup” (11 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Japanese, Fast food, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
301 Montreal Street | The Arts Centre, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super friendly and multicultural staff team. High quality ingredients make delicious food. Highly recommended!

Thank FrequentFlier814971
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing!!! Best Sushi I have ever had, Love the free range and eco friendly products. Amazing and the service couldnt be faulted. He even got us a heater while we sat outside. Friendly service and so delicious. Highly recommend!! We will be back! A++++

1  Thank Uptoscratch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must visit Zen Sushi and Dumplings. Those Dumplings are fantastic! Great service What a bubbly team!

Thank deandadams
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the sushi, donburi, curry & dumplings and they are all tasted really good, i like the pork dumplings esp. The sushi are delicious, a must try. They really have a good service and the staffs are very friendly as well.

Thank StefaniL97
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter is a self professed dumpling expert and she claimed it was good, really good and with no additional comment. This is her highest praise. Well done Zen you guys were great.

1  Thank Jules C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

excellent customer service, and meal is awesome as well, but the portion was quite small for adult. Overall, the food here are good

1  Thank StevenP3537
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sushi are so fresh and delicious. The dumplings are very good too. Service is top notch. We will definitely visit again when we are back in Christchurch.

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sushi is delicious and nice with affordable price, remember try their dumplings is fantastic good! Strategic location for tourists as nearby to Art Gallery and Botanic Garden.

Thank CharisL68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came across Zen whilst in Christchurch recently and loved their sushi. The first time I tried their vegetarian sushi with brown rice it was made in front of me and I was hooked - from then on this was where I came to get...More

Thank wackersGoldenBay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten A LOT of sushi and sashimi and this place is at the very top of my list- fabulous flavour combinations, beautiful tataki, gyoza and nigiri —fresh, locally sourced and just delicious! They recycle and it is reasonable priced- so happy to eat...More

Thank Nadia L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Montreal Street | The Arts Centre, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-379 6888
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Zen Sushi & Dumplings is the premier takeaway eatery located at the beautiful Arts Centre in Christchurch. We offer a unique combination of cold sushi and hot dumplings under one roof. PYO (Pick Your Own) Sushi Great selections of salads and donburi Heavenly delicious pan fried or steamed dumplings Use highest quality ingredients Use free range meats and eggs Use king salmon Use environmentally friendly kraft paper packaging Supporting Ronald McDonald House by donating any leftover of the day to them Located at beautiful Christchurch Arts Centre next to Cheesemongers 40 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch Open 7 Days a Week: 10am to 5pm week days, 11am to 3pm weekend
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