Shabu Zen

Japanese, Bar, Korean
$ $
80 Brighton Ave (at Reedsdale St)
Allston, MA 02134
(617) 782-8888
11:30am - 11:00pm
12:00pm - 11:00pm
11:30am - 11:00pm
11:30am - 11:00pm
11:30am - 12:00am
11:30am - 12:00am
11:30am - 11:00pm



  • Ask for Samson
  • Ask the waiter and try your shabu shabu with peanut sauce.
  • Ask for Waylon. He's a cutie.
  • A1, Chinese Spicy Broth, and Fish Paste. Yum!
  • Free parking in the back
  • Love love love. Raw bar is awesome.It's a great place but don't go there if you are very hungry))I love that place but it's not enough to eat for me( otherwise it comes with $200 bill)
  • Do they even turn the heat on in here?
  • Don't stand or chat in groups of 3.
  • A5 + C5 (side order of beef for the new folks) + Banana smoothie all the way.
  • Short rib there is definitely the best!
  • I enjoy eating Mongolian broth.
  • Delicious hot pot, great atmosphere, spicy is best for the broth!
  • Awesome hotpot. Best kimchi broth Ive had in Boston. Not a super posh place, but the food is great. Service is fast considering how crowded they are.
  • Beef tongue, and tom yum hotpot broth!
  • First time trying shabu shabu. The host and server were very kind and attentive. We shared the veggie gyoza, seafood supreme, veggie broth with the Kimchee and Szechuan flavors. Tasty and delicious!
  • Hot pot obviously & froe (frozen roe).
  • Sgoulder Beef
  • Beef are so Great
  • Very tasty, albeit overly expensive. Make sure to get the spicy broth and try all the dipping sauces.
  • excellent hot pot!

Nearby places

131 Harvard Ave (Brighton Ave)
116 Brighton Ave (at Linden St.)
1 Brighton Ave (at Commonwealth Ave)