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7 Fayette Dr, Ste 2, South Burlington, VT 05403-6981
+1 802-862-8886
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12:00 - 21:30
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Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Montreal, Canada
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent family friendly chinese restaurant with a large vegatarian menu serving mock meats. The service and meal with great and we will definitely visot again soon.

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Thank TheConnoisseur500
Fort Ann, New York
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

For $18.50 I got a portion that in no way would be considered a dinner portion, add to that....nothing....it didn't come with fried rice, no soup, no crispy noodles, not even tea! Food was not good. What a rip off!!

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Thank Cliff N
San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Two couples went, we thought food was mostly average. Other couple loved it. So, try for yourself. Service was very good, but a little more on the casual side than we usually prefer.

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Thank Larry H
New England
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We've always enjoyed the service and food here, but we're very disappointed on this last visit when we were charged $8.95 for a side of snow peas! They charged us the same price as the Snow Peas & Shrimp lunch, which includes sides/soup. If we would have known, we would have ordered the lunch and gotten so much more. When... More 

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Thank SpeedRacer22
Williston, Vermont
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Was in a hurry to get to a movie. Service was very fast, upon request. Ordered cashew and chicken and it tasted very fresh and delicious.

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Thank Ricky802
South Burlington, Vermont
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

No, not all Chinese food is the same....Zen garden employs a 'real' chef who knows what he's doing and you can taste it for yourself. Nothing greasy, nothing sticky. Everything is fresh and inviting. Flavors are bursting, as they should be. Stand by dishes like Gen Tso Chicken is lightly breaded and delicious. Steamed vegetables without all the sauce is... More 

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Thank John H
Burlington, Vermont
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

I've heard great things about this place. They were right! They had rice cakes! (The Chinese rice cake, not Quaker Oats air food) Very large portions and large dining area with separate bar. Outdoor seating available too.

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Thank Emily P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

The Asian food was good for the area. The service was excellent. We sat on the glassed enclosed porch which provided a great view.

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Thank Laura B
Calais, Vermont
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

We've ordered chicken and Broccoli, Fried Rice (veg.), Veg. Chow Mein,---all OK---nothing to write home about . They do charge for Chinese Tea.

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Thank Jan E
South Burlington, Vermont
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316 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

We had a take out order and were very pleased. Their on-line menu is easy to navigate and had pictures too! The phone service was friendly and the delivery was fast. We would order from them again. It is a little more pricey than other local Chinese restaurants but the food is lighter and is excellent. If you go there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Fayette Dr, Ste 2, South Burlington, VT 05403-6981
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  South Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-862-8886

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?