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Zen Sai

) #189 of 769 Restaurants in Miami Beach ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
1001 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5011
+1 786-276-5339
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (36 reviews)
“fried rice” (14 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1001 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5011
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31 - 40 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 15 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 25 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 4 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 1 January 2016

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
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Very disappointing sushi roll, tasted fine but I had much better in other restaurants in the states. Nice organic chicken. Not expensive.

Thank rona d
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Jasmin was our server and provided excellent service. Having read one other review of poor service I suspect they had a poor server as the servers working the night we dined were quite attentive as was the hostess. Food to try that we loved: Mushroom...More

Thank Tish B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
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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