Zen Noodle Bar

$$ • Shanghainese, Noodles

668 E 3rd Ave, San Mateo
(650) 781-3183


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Zen Noodle Bar

We had the Dan Dan noodles, fried chicken cutlet noodle, pan fried pork buns, and leek and egg pocket. Flavors were good and everything was tasty, but I do wish the fried pork buns were juicier and the leek and egg pocket had more filling. Affordable and friendly service!

Take out order by phone at around 5:45pm. We did it old school because we didn't want the apps to charge the small businesses. The order was two items, the beef noodle soup and mapo tofu, they quoted a 30-35 minute pick up time. So we leave around 6:20pm, get there and the lot was full, people are double parking behind parked cars and a couple of people are waiting for their take out at Zen.

We wait an additional 25 minutes for our order to be ready, two items. We were...read full review
This Shanghainese Restaurant is offering take-out orders and Grubhub during this pandemic situation.  The servers were friendly and enthusiastic.  We ordered 3 dishes, and they were ready in ten minutes.  The food smelled good in the car as I was driving home, and I couldn't wait to dig into it. The food was substandard Shanghainese food, with plenty of room for improvement.  I ordered Spicy Dan Dan noodles,  rice cakes with cabbage and chicken, and Spicy Mapo tofu. Firstly,...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday 11AM - 3PM
5 - 9PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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