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Zen Sai - CLOSED

1001 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5011
+1 786-276-5339
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (15 reviews)
“sushi” (37 reviews)
“fried rice” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Spanish, Pub, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1001 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5011
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31 - 40 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 25 February 2016

Cool place for appetizers. Convenient to the beach. The service was slow. The drinks were not great.

Thank D1170WItinab
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Just try it, it is lovely. I tried it for the first time and really enjoyed and the place has a lovely cosy atmosphere.

Thank zvilli_120682
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Even though we had to ask for sashimi not listed on the menu, it was great, casual sushi. Nothing super fancy. Lots of noise from the surrounding action. Good value.

Thank RichieRich33
Reviewed 8 February 2016

First you join this place because you heard they have good sushi and fusion. And then you go back because you feel at once like an insider, when Julio, the barman coming from somewhere in between Madrid and Barcelona, took over for your well being,...More

Thank ClocloLuxembourg
Reviewed 1 February 2016

The drinks were great, the service was good, the food was good. I went out of my comfort zone when I order since I am not a big sushi fan. But the menu has a little bit for all. The menu is not large but...More

Thank tricia95
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

South Beach is full of great restaurants. Wish we would have found this one earlier! Great dishes, especially the tempura rock shrimp. Sushi chef also made an off-menu roll for me. Hector was a great server, sharing the best dishes of the restaurant as well...More

Thank Rebekah R
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Limited sushi/sashimi choices and a little precious (even for a sushi place) but the robata grill choices are excellent, the salads interesting, decent maki rolls, and the service is personal and impeccable, almost like eating at a friend's house. Tried the wild seaweed salad, the...More

Thank suzltrip
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We ate at Zen Sai on a Wednesday evening which was 1/2 off a bottle of the house red wine (which was excellent). At this restaurant you order small plates of very excellent food. We had plates with skewers of shrimp, skewers of beef &...More

Thank jbrenc_385602
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

It's not on the main track ie. Ocean beach but the food is excellent. Done in a "tasting style" to share we started with the speakeasy cocktail which was excellent then shared the prawns, jalapeno tails, sliders, crab and a mixture of other delicious tit...More

Thank Robjoe123
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We stopped by to try the Japanese fusion and were pleasantly surprised. The hostess greeted us promptly and seated us quickly with a smile. James was a fantastic waiter - he knew is menu and the area. He was very professional and had a wonderful...More

Thank James S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5011
    (10th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 786-276-5339
Zen Sai is an Asian-fusion masterpiece. It's a unique social dining experience on South Beach with small and large sharing plates of fresh seafood and Robata grilled items. Signature items at Zen Sai include Fried Bok Choy, Black Cod with Yuzu Miso Sauce, Scallion Wrapped Ribeye, Pork Belly Sliders, Robata Grilled Octopus, Miso-Mustard Glazed Sea Bass and Spicy Rock Shrimp Tempura with Serrano Aioli and Worcestershire Sauce. Zen Sai also features an extensive wine list, fine sakes and specialty cocktails to complement menu items.
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