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Zen House

4147 Haines Rd, Hermantown, MN 55811-3942
+1 218-722-9365
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
9 Oct 2016
“Good as usual”
9 Sep 2016
“Great find!”
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi
4147 Haines Rd, Hermantown, MN 55811-3942
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11 - 20 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 27 July 2014

I've been going here for a fair number of years now but I haven't tried most of the menu. My benchmark dish is katsudon and Zen House makes a very good version of it. Why they call it pork donburi I don't know. The waitress...More

Thank Lionel D
Reviewed 19 February 2013

After hearing years of "it's pretty good!" reviews from friends, we tried it. The prices are reasonable and the menu selection is decent. Our server was friendly and helpful, but clearly overwhelmed (one server for the entire lunch rush? And we were there at 2...More

Thank jmichaelss
Reviewed 28 October 2012

When you look at the building for the first time and realize that the Zen House is attached to a gas station your first reaction might be to turn and run the other way. Please don't do that! The inside is very clean and lovely....More

1  Thank Sarah Z
Reviewed 20 October 2012

Sadly, I'm not usually free for weekday lunches...otherwise I might just 'move in' at the Zen House. Lunch specials are fantastic, beautifully presented, and dirt-cheap. My favorite of numerous choices: Salad, soba soup (with tofu, chicken or shrimp), gyoza pork dumplings, and vegetable tempura. Any...More

1  Thank finnbee
Reviewed 25 August 2012 via mobile

I went here with my friend and she forced my to try sushi!! It was fabulous!!! Don't let the gas station fool you!!

1  Thank Hockeyjunkie3
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Great food and patient service explaining the menu to a sushi novice like myself. Hooked after the first bite.

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 23 July 2012

I haven't been a big fan of sushi until I went here. I absolutely love the people who work here. Service is great. Food is excellent. I go there at least once a month(Duluth downtown location). I am totally in love.

1  Thank Summer C
Reviewed 23 July 2012

Zen House is always great. I have never had the chance to eat in. But if I had a bad experience I wouldnt want to go back. But i always have a hankering for that place, its great. If I had the money I would...More

1  Thank Joy F
Reviewed 23 July 2012

I love the Zen House! I eat there almost once a week and absolutely LOVE the food and the staff is always extremely friendly. I also took their sushi making class and had a blast! I order fish through the Zen House when it comes...More

1  Thank Kate F
Reviewed 23 July 2012

I have sampled sushi from many different restaurants across the United States, and the sushi served at Zen House is by far the best I have tasted, especially considering that it is difficult to get fresh fish in the midwest. Those who are put off...More

2  Thank Flaim N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:30 - 18:00
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4147 Haines Rd, Hermantown, MN 55811-3942
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Hermantown
  • Phone Number: +1 218-722-9365
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