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From £10.00
Court Lane
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 384 9588

Add Zen to your Itinerary


Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
2 Course Dinnerfrom £22.00 to £35.00 average price per head
Lunchfrom £10.00 to £25.00 average price per head

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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  • Average
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Recent Reviews:

  • Malcolm O
    Peacehaven, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 12th September 2017
    I used to eat here regularly 3-4 years ago when I stayed at a hotel they owned. Made a nostalgic trip into Durham last week and had dinner here. I love Thai food but the restaurant was and still is... Read full review
  • michael c
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    First time visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 12th September 2017
    Lovely place, mostly friendly staff & great food. All the boxes ticked in my book. Arrived about 10 minutes belore our booking and told by slightly surly young lady that table wasn't ready and to... Read full review
  • Praewaclub
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    My favourite dish ever!
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 10th September 2017
    I have been to Zen several times. Sukhothai noodle soup is my favourite dish ever. I have never ever get disappointed when I order. It is worth the money. Food is served in large portion and the... Read full review



  • Access Statement - Please see below

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)

Parking & Transport

  • Off site parking - Street parking free after 6pm.

Access Information

Opening Times

2016 (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2017)
Monday - Sunday11:30 - 23:00
Bank Holiday11:30 - 23:00

* Closed Christmas Day

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Zen is in Durham City on Court Lane, next to the Law Courts. From the A1(M) take the A690 and head into Durham City centre. At the roundabout with the Prince Bishops Shopping Centre take the first left onto New Elvet. At the Royal County Hotel turn left. Follow this road to your first right into Court Lane. Zen is less than 100 yards away.

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