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Now & Zen

736 1st St, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6851
+1 305-704-8323
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good9%
  • Average36%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“halibut” (2 reviews)
“asian fusion” (2 reviews)
“south beach” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Sushi, Thai, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
736 1st St, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6851
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

the food was not so good but the service was ok . I will definitely go back again to give them a second chance

Thank toniogourmet
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Loving this place. The location is excellent. Decoration is great, Staff is attentive and professional! A lycée martini started the evening and we took in allot of small dishes.. All were above our expectations. A lovely place to go!

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We made a reservation for a group of 7 people on Jan 28th. It was confirmed through the restaurant' system and we arrived a bit earlier (approx 20 min) since we were all anxious to try this new experience in Miami Beach. The hostess had...More

Thank Lossano
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The location is good, but you go down in a basement without view, of course. This relatively new restaurant owned by french restaurateurs is not on the same level as Red Ginger (the predecessor here). We visit the place two times with mixed feelings.The service...More

Thank henri h
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Our longing for good Chinese food to return to South Beach is still unfulfilled. Maybe Now & Zen, which opened 2 months ago, may grow into a good restaurant, but it's not there yet. The decor is lovely and some of the dishes (Crispy Shrimp...More

Thank Foodie33140
Reviewed 31 January 2017

When we ate at Now & Zen (very pretty restaurant by the way) it was Monday night and the restaurant was only about a third full. The service was very slow. We were shown to our table and a wine list was left for us....More

1  Thank Hambagahle
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Which a great experience. I am crazy about Vietnamese food and finally Miami have with Now & Zen the best one. You have to try the Bento Box lunch, so delicious and various. It was my second time there and not my last for sure....More

Thank Sylvia G
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Excellent Asian fare. Fish was best ever. One drawback - no hot sake - only cold sake. Price is high but the value was there.

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We've been to this upscale Asian restaurant twice now and really liked the food both times. There are dishes from Thailand, Vietnam, China, Korea and Japan, at least. Plenty of appetizers, dim sum and sushi to put together a meal of small plates. The entrees...More

Thank JimKeeneNY
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Contemporary Asian bar and restaurant in the heart of South Beach. The chef is Vietnamese/French and the food is quite Asian but has lovely French accents. The service is very good and there is a wide choice of traditional Dim Sum, Asian stir fry and...More

Thank sobederm
Management response:Responded 18 January 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal and that you found the service to be very good. We hope to see you at NOW & ZEN again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 736 1st St, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6851
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-704-8323
  • E-mail
NOW & ZEN features a unique Asian-inspired menu with an inventive selection of Thai and Vietnamese infused dishes and gourmet Chinese Dim Sum. The Sushi Bar offers original Maki Roll combinations and traditional Nigiri Sushi, while lunch features Bento Box specials and steam carts serving Dim Sum tableside. Our Dim Sum is all handcrafted daily in our kitchen. Sunday brunch is "Dim Sum Madness," an unlimited buffet of Dim Sum.
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