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About ZEN on Ten

Located in Midtown, Atlanta on Northside Drive and Tenth Street, Zen on Ten Asian Bistro and Sushi Bar offers the finest Thai, Chinese, Asian Fusion and Japanese Cuisine in the city. Enjoy the warm, cozy, and inviting atmosphere of our dining room or relax and meet a new friend at our sleek and elegant bar. We're quickly being recognized as serving some of the freshest and most creative sushi in Atlanta. You won't find more authentic and flavorful Thai food anywhere in the area and our exotic drink menu will please even the most sophisticated of taste buds. Zen on Ten is the perfect spot for your next date, business lunch or party. Come to Zen on Ten and relax in our contemporary and trendy ambiance, while satisfying all of your senses.

1000 Northside Drive
Suite 600
Atlanta, GA 30318
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Thai, Sushi

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:30pm, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:30pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:30pm

Cross Street:
10th and Northside Dr

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(404) 879-0999

Website:
http://www.zenontenatlanta.com/

Catering:
Please call us for any of your catering needs.

Parking Details:
200 space private parking deck on interior of Tivoli Tenside Building, free to all customers.

Executive Chef:
Ratana Ping

Additional:
Bar Dining, Beer, Delivery, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

ZEN on Ten Ratings and Reviews

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3.8

Overall Rating

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food

3.9

service

3.7

ambience

3.6

value

3.5

Noise

Moderate

73% would recommend it to a friend

Neighborhood Gem (71)
Great for Lunch (52)
Good for Groups (52)
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Fit for Foodies (48)
Romantic (33)
Special Occasion (28)
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Hot Spot (16)
Vibrant Bar Scene (15)
Kid-friendly (12)
Great for Outdoor Dining (10)
Great for Brunch (7)
Notable Wine List (5)
Good for a Date (2)
Scenic View (2)
Quiet Conversation (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
Worth the Drive (1)
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 2, 2017

The service was the absolute worse. Not only did the waitress keep bringing us the wrong food, but instead of
apologizing she kept making up excuses like "oh, you didn't specify that you wanted chicken in you chicken lettuce wrap" We were served the wrong dish not once, not twice, not thrice, but FOUR times!!! No one (of the three people thday came to the table) apologized and there was no discount for the inconvenience and poor service. Excuses, excuses, excuses, was all we received. Needless to say, we won't be going back!

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·Dined on October 1, 2017

Made a reservation and when we arrived the restaurant was closed. Had to walk to another restaurant nearby. Ridiculous.

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vip
 (Milwaukee)·Dined on August 21, 2017

Mediocre food at best

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on May 17, 2016

Nice Thai food!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 15, 2016

The food lacked depth of flavors expected in Thai food. I liked that the menu gave the choice of Thai and/or Japanese. I'm a big sushi fan so deciding was hard. Overall, I was disappointed in the Tom Ka Gai - just okay, but lacked enough lemongrass and had no red pepper flakes - and that left me with not being adventuresome on the entree, so I got a standard noodle dish. Fine, but lacked the flavor profile I expected.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on April 15, 2016

My friend and I came here for dinner on Friday night because the menu looked great and it was close to where I lived. Upon arriving, we were seated in a table crammed up against another table although the restaurant was virtually empty. Our waitress took almost 20 minutes to come greet our table then proceeded to rush us through the ordering process. Our drinks took 20 minutes to come out and my food came out 10 minutes before my friend, thus making my entree cold by the time we both had our food. Our waitress was condescending, rude and obviously did not want to be there. Needless to say we will not be returning or recommending this place to any of our friends.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 3, 2015

Food was okay. I wouldn't NOT go back but will not be rushing back either. ,There are other Thai restaurant that I enjy more.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 30, 2015

Had the Thai soup, a little salty however. Otherwise we enjoyed it!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 10, 2015

Very nice place. Pretty empty when we went but we assumed it was due to how late we dined. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on February 14, 2015

Great Food but the slowes service in a long time. Had a reservation for 8pm and got our drinks at 9pm.

Tags: Good for Groups
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on February 14, 2015

the food was really good, but the service was the worst i have ever had! it took them a half hour to bring us our check! also, our drinks came AFTER our appetizer!

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 31, 2015

Great location en route to the Ferst Center for the Arts. Food was fresh and tasty. Enjoyed my cosmo. Service was attentive. Convenient parking. Glad to have a go-to place at 10th and Northside--that will work for lots of our activities on the West side of town.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 31, 2015

I hope they improve service, the food is very good, but about everything else is bad.
We asked for a House Cabernet, they did not have such a thing, then we asked for a Cabernet on the wine list to no avail, we then were offered two other, one Ok the other seemed to be an old opened bottle. Not to mention my wife's glass was server with the previous patron lipstick on it.

My food was great testing and presentation, just missing the scallops that were replaced by Skid as they had just ran out....

I will rewrite this is i see better reviews in the future and I venture to go back again.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on January 1, 2015

The food...Delicious! Ambiance...Loved it!
The server knew his thing....He gets a 10
We'll will return.

Tags: Good for Groups, Late-night Find, Romantic, Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 1, 2014

we ordered basil rolls, pad Thai and chicken lettuce wraps. All were tasty and we plan on coming back. It was a Monday night so quiet ambience. Prices were reasonable.

Tags: Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 12, 2014

We dined at ZEN on a Wednesday evening with confirmed reservations through Open Table. However the hostess seemed unaware of any reservations. This was not a problem because the restaurant was pretty empty. She was also not aware of how to update our status to receive Open Table points. The service was sketchy as if the hostess/waitress was a newly hired employee and perhaps still in training. There were quite a few simple questions she could not answer without consulting someone. The food was good once we could submit an order that all of the necessary ingredients were available to prepare (we were interested in the specials). I'm not sure my husband and I would return to this restaurant, but we wouldn't discourage anyone else from trying ZEN.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 14, 2014

The place was empty on a Saturday night. This was disappointing because being the only people there made us uncomfortable. It also made the minimalist and industrial decor seem very cold. The food and service were good but I don't think we'll be going back. There was nothing special or exciting to make us go out of our was to return. For us, this was an excursion out of our way to try something new that had received excellent reviews. Those reviews seemed exaggerated now.

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 13, 2014

The sushi was OK, but the service was very odd. They were 'reworking' the wine list and ourt of everything but two wines - neither very good. Won't go back.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on May 29, 2014

Me and my team of 10 had catering plans fall through. We booked via Open Table an hour before seating. From sit down to check everything was great. We were quickly seated, questions answered and orders taken. Staff was attentive but not intrusive. Atmosphere was inviting. Food hit the spot for all. Everyone enjoyed their meals - even the least adventurous eaters among the group. Held a 60 min. meeting in 20 min.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on March 15, 2014

Go for the food and hope you don't get our waiter. Brought the wrong drink, argued it was right, spilled sauce on the last of our edamame with no offer to replace, no personality.
Atmosphere was okay. We ate early before a show. Few customers. Cooks and servers hanging out at the bar watching a strange movie on the bar tv and talking loudly.
Would go again and hope for a betterf experience because of the food.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on February 14, 2014

Zen was such an enjoyable restaurant. It was very easy to make reservations, even on Valentine's Day. The owner was most personable and very entertaining. He set the tone for a pleasant dining experience. The food was superb and quite flavorful! At a glance, it just apears to be "a restaurant on the corner"....but once inside, the real discovery begins. Very well embellished and warming. Vacation-like feel.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Great for Lunch
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on February 14, 2014

Do not go here. Terrible service. Seriously, I was shocked.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 31, 2013

Decent food, bar tender was terrible.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 23, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch. Sushi was very good, and I am very picky when it comes to sushi. The restaurant seemed clean and wait staff was attentive.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on December 16, 2013

The panang curry is good with good heat. I would recommend it as well as the spring rolls. My pink lemonade martini was nice and strong.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Vibrant Bar Scene, Romantic, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 18, 2013

The food was really delicious. Loved the gyoza and the sashimi appetizer, and spicy tuna roll! The service was very slow.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Vibrant Bar Scene, Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Charlotte)·Dined on August 17, 2013

only had an 86 health rating, would not eat sushi with that score.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 8, 2013

I brought a group of nine to zen on ten. Everyone enjoyed the food and experience.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Kid-friendly, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on February 24, 2013

Very good sushi and Thai restaurant on the west side of Georgia Tech. Hard to rate crowd and noise early on a quiet Sunday evening. Waitor was enthusiastic amateur but the owner was very friendly. The food - sushi and Thai - was very good, large portions, reasonable prices.

Tags: Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on February 14, 2013

Went on Valentines Evening prior to basketball game at GT. Location was convienent, parking was great. We had early reservations. Not many people there but only one waitperson. Took a long time to get drink orders. They did not have the wine we selected. One person in the group ordered a martini. It showed up about the same time as the main course. Once we were finally served, the food was great! But the service put a real damper on the evening. This weas my first visit, and we will try it again in hopes that the lack of service was a fluke.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 24, 2012

We were there very early because we were grabbing a bite to eat before theater so it wasn't noisy at all. Service was excellent, food was excellent, and everyone was very friendly.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 19, 2012

I love Zen on Ten its one of my favorite spots.

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Outdoor Dining, Kid-friendly, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion, Scenic View, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on September 28, 2012

This is an AMAZING place! It's so great that my aunt and mom, who were skeptical about it in the first place, can't wait to go back. My aunt is excited and says she wants to go for her birthday. I had a party of 15 for my birthday, and the owner, bartender, and waitress were more than accommodating when they stayed and kept the restaurant open an hour and a half after closing, just for me! The food was beyond expectations. Everything I ordered and all that my friends and family ordered was delicious. The drinks were great. The service was quick and nothing came back incorrectly or improperly made. I swear this restaurant is the epitome of perfection. This place deserves to be much more popular. Go there!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on September 20, 2012

I reserved a table for 8 with my coworkers at lunchtime last week, and ZEN on Ten had no trouble accommodating us, because the restaurant was completely empty.They allowed us to have separate checks -- nice -- but the waiter was visibly annoyed when asked.I try to stay within the guidelines of a Paleo (paleolithic) diet, and there is a CrossFit gym right next door to this place. So I popped my head in and asked the trainer on duty what she recommended to eat at ZEN on Ten.She told me that the only foods they offered that were within the Paleo guidelines are chicken skewers and lettuce wraps, so that's what I ordered.The wraps were decent, but the skewers were overcooked. With tap water, my bill came to $19 w/ tip. Ripoff.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 31, 2012

great food. Overall, I found it to be a bit overpriced.

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 10, 2012

I've been several times before. Went on a Tuesday night. They could not find my reservation, but there was plenty of space for my birthday party of 10, so we were seated right away. Our table was right by the window and front doors, which was great for the view, as well as made it easy for my straggling guests to come in and spot us, right away. The food was excellent! I tried the "Yummy Roll" for the 1st time and it was a hit with everyone. The service was very good as well. It was like a private party, without paying to rent the place out! This was the first time, most of my guests had dined there and almost everyone loved the food and whole experience. It is one of my favorite spots, so I will certainly be back again.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 6, 2012

Been here a few times when going out and I have not been disappointed yet.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 4, 2012

I've dined at Zen on 10 many times. Lately I've noticed that food isn't as good as it once was. The food and service was average at best. The drinks were so bad that we sent them back. I will dine there again but not as often:

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 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 28, 2012

Some of the best Thai I've had in Atlanta, especially for such good prices. Also our waitress and the manager of the restaurant were extremely nice and helpful.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on June 15, 2012

Although getting our first round of drinks took way too long, we think it was the bar staff's fault. Our waitress did a fine job, and checked on us often without being intrusive. Excellent appetizers and sushi.

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