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Zin Zen

$$ - $$$
Wine Bar, Mediterranean
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6841 Virginia Pkwy, McKinney, TX 75071
+1 972-547-4620
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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McKinney, Texas
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4 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I've booked Zin Zen three times now for special occasions. I had my engagement dinner, baby reveal party, and a girls night out here. Their selection of wine and food offerings are appealing, fresh, and delicious. The salads are the best and the live music is a plus.

Thank KaiBrownskin715
Shreveport, Louisiana
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Small, friendly, and delicious. We stopped in for lunch and enjoyed fine wine and great flatbreads. Well worth looking for it.

Thank Mike W
ZinZenWineBistro, Owner at Zin Zen, responded to this review

Mike, Thank you so much for stopping by! We appreciate your patronage and your review! We look forward to having the opportunity to serve you again soon! Have a great week! :) More 

McKinney, Texas
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459 reviews
331 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Located in the Adriatica community and hidden away behind Starbucks, this wine bar is warm, cozy, and inviting. They have wonderful and unique selections of wine. Try one of their flights along with a savory cheese board. Their flatbreads are tasty. On the weekend you may need to reserve a table if you want to sit back and enjoy the... More 

1 Thank TexasVoyager_BW
ZinZenWineBistro, Owner at Zin Zen, responded to this review

Texas Voyager, Thank you for stopping by and for your review! Your feedback is very helpful and over the last few weeks have been working on processes to address the issue you described. We look forward to having the opportunity to serve you again soon! Have a great week! :) More 

McKinney, Texas
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679 reviews
444 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in last night in our way to dinner. They have a nice selection of wines and cocktails. They have a nice appetizer menu as well but we did not try anything.

Thank WednesdayNightGirl
ZinZenWineBistro, Owner at Zin Zen, responded to this review

Hi Wednesday Night Girl, I realize it has been a few weeks since you stopped by, but thank you! And thank you for your review! We hope to see you again soon. Don't forget, we offer happy hour for beverages and appetizers ALL DAY Monday and from 3:00-7:00 on Tues - Fri. ;) Have a great week! More 

McKinney, Texas
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208 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Zin Zen is a gem of wine bar located in Adriatica in McKinney. There is ample seating for groups as well. I love that they have local musicians a few nights a week. The wine selection is good but the food offerings are not that great. I would recommend having dinner somewhere else and then stopping by Zin Zen for... More 

1 Thank dcalianno
Fort Worth, Texas
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with a friend and enjoyed the atmosphere with live music and the wine. The food was pretty good but not overly fantastic. Would go again for a fun night with friends!

Thank EmsCubed
Dallas, Texas
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I know this is a wine bar. But don't overlook the food. They prepare some excellent lunch fare and it is not crowded or noisy. It an excellent choice for a quiet lunch (hard to find). And we like it for a quick snack at night when we don't want to big meal.

Thank Keith B
McKinney, Texas
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97 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Love, love, love Zin Zin. This is just a fun, un-pretentious place to hang out. Seating is available at the bar or outside and has tables that can be pulled together for a larger group. Also have a variety of cushy chairs and couches to sit on. Wine prices are reasonable and available by the glass or bottle. Also offer... More 

1 Thank LFisher1717
Duncanville, Texas, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with food made from scratch and a great wine list! Live music to enjoy on the weekends! Save tool for the bread pudding!

Thank Cassandra H
Plano, TX
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105 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2016

This is located in the Adrica (sp??) area on Virginia and Stonebridge, It is a quiet little place that has a pretty decent cellar. The staff seems to know the wines and are not hesitant to make a recommendation. We have not eaten a complete meal there, but the appetizer plates are decent and the sandwiches are pretty good as... More 

Thank HeadHunter11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Wine Bar, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6841 Virginia Pkwy, McKinney, TX 75071
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McKinney
  • Phone Number: +1 972-547-4620
Zin Zen Wine Bistro is a unique wine bar in McKinney, Texas that serves more than 80 different wines from around the world and a creative variety of menu items in a unique, relaxing setting. Patrons will find several comfortable living room setting areas, a variety of table options, and a beautiful patio in which wine aficionados or novices alike are invited to enjoy a taste, glass, or a bottle of wine. Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening, customers enjoy live music. The European character, ambiance and experience at Zin Zen Wine Bistro is truly incomparable to any other wine establishment in the DFW area.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?