We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.



Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Seafood, Chinese, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Zenxi brings together the very best of Oriental fine-dining to Chelmsford. The design of ZENXI has been meticulously thought of and planned, the layout of the restaurant being set over 2 floors and uses modern materials, soft lighting, Italian furniture along with traditional visual impacts such as waterfalls and a grand piano which all harmonize to create a luxury setting, for you to enjoy at lunch or dinner. Attention to detail is of primary importance at ZENXI which is also carried through to our menu; Consisting of over 150 dishes, including many classic favourites to the very NOW dishes; Every dish is freshly prepared as ordered using the finest quality products, this ensures fresh and
US$13 - US$53
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Chinese, Asian, Fusion
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Reviews (983)
Filter reviews
982 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews dim sum wasabi prawns duck mixed starter pancakes seafood ribs fillet steak chinese restaurant set menu special occasion food was amazing birthday meal recommend this restaurant lovely restaurant saturday night lovely evening
Updating list...
What did you think of Zenxi?
Click to rate
1 - 10 of 982 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is amazing, spot on every time! This time I decided to try out one of their cocktails and it blew me away! What an absolute treat. The service is amazing and impeccable.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank daniel_warframie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though it was a Sunday evening the restaurant atmosphere was very pleasant and service impeccable. The food was out of this world! The classic set menu had, on paper, a standard section of common English/Chinese foods but the quality was absolutely first class. In...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank James T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the set menu; including the most luxurious prawn toast, sweet and sour chicken with strawberries and pineapple were amazing and the biggest prawns in ginger and spring onion. Very attentive service and perfect live music to accompany the evening! I’ll be back soon I...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 26tarag
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Zenxi has the high quality Chinese flavours on lock down in Essex. Always full of flavor, Always great service, Always spotlessly clean. Restaurant decor is stylish, perfect for family and friends getting together or a romantic date. Good range of drinks, give the Purple Haze...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MarkMDofHD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Chelmsford after a long drive. We had eaten here several years ago and enjoyed it. It was near our hotel so we prayed they had room for us. There was a very large group in and the restaurant looked full but they...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kate F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were a table of 4 for my mother's birthday celebration. Great service and great food and selection of wine. The only critic I would give, that the menu could be a little bit more descriptive in terms of the ingredients on dishes as a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Laura C
Reviewed 11 February 2019

We had been to Zenxi some years ago but had not had the opportunity to revisit until now. We booked both set menus and my partner had a separate meal himself. The set menus are absolutely huge and it was to be honest a bit...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ATravellerUpminster
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

Went has a family for my daughters birthday. Food was amazing and very good service. Would definitely go back.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank paulbN3547EA
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Been meaning to go for a while, but finally our family visited on a Sunday afternoon, and was not disappointed . Food and service was excellent, especially for the price. Luke was fantastic with the children, and made the whole mean great. we will be...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank skokeh
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

I have booked a table for my bday on Thrusday 7.30pm. Staff was very friendly, good service and food always amazing. It's was very good choice to celebrate bday here. I had such a lovely time with my friends and I'll be back again

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank wannason
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Chelmsford Serviced Apartments
68 reviews
.01 miles away
Travelodge Chelmsford Hotel
687 reviews
.24 miles away
Saracens Head Hotel
227 reviews
.37 miles away
Boswell House Hotel
52 reviews
.41 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 433 nearby restaurants
Moto Pizza
141 reviews
.10 miles away
Polignano Deli Coffee shop & restaurant
299 reviews
.10 miles away
336 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 101 nearby attractions
Bond Street
41 reviews
.37 miles away
High Chelmer Shopping Centre
31 reviews
.39 miles away
Riverside Ice and Leisure Centre
72 reviews
.42 miles away
Meadows Shopping Centre
6 reviews
.24 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
20 January 2019|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from thenboy | Reviewed this property |
you can wear anything basically, but people tend to dress smart. i wear dark jeans & a long sleeve shirt
Melanie C
5 November 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from 195,019,571,990 | Reviewed this property |
Completely inappropriate question
18 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Geordieboy46 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - no problem, certainly for lunch
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing