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BarZin Bistro & Wine Bar

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4924 First Coast Hwy, Suite 10, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-5490
+1 904-310-6620
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11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here while on a work trip with a group. BarZin did not disappoint! From appetizers to main course...everything I tried was off the charts. (And of course being in a group, we offered one another samples of everything we had) Make sure this is on your itinerary for your trip!

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Thank Emily C
Jacksonville, Florida
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256 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The setting is pure islands. Mossy old oaks shading the area and outside seating. Mixed drinks well made, with a kick. We had perfectly presented salads, a filet cooked to perfection with one of the best brown sauce reductions ever. Wine list is extensive and reasonably priced by restaurant standards. Service was outstanding and unobtrusive. This wasn't our first time... More 

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Thank OldDukeDoc
Nashville, Tennessee
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bar Zin has been a good addition to dining on Amelia Island for several years. It started with a very small interior and outside tables near fire pits for colder weather. It has now expanded to an additional large, indoor room. It still has a mixture of small and large plates, and a varied and mostly affordable wine selection. More... More 

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Thank Howard K
indianapolis, in
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Menu has a wonderful variety. Shrimp cocktail appetizer was delicious as were the crab gnocchi. Fish expertly prepared.

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Thank luvtravel2001
Saratoga Springs, New York
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235 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made a reservation for a Monday night (truthfully, not much else was open) and we were very pleasantly surprised. They have an enormous wine selection - great for wine lovers. And the menu was extensive and interesting. Must have something for everyone!

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Thank lncclc
Port Orange, Florida
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2017

BarZin has quickly become my favorite restaurant and every time we're in town, we have to make it to BarZin! We had our first dinner here with my now in-laws and everyone was blown away with the menu, wine, and overall atmosphere. We ended up booking our rehearsal dinner here and it was a great setting with a private room.... More 

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Thank KatFox2
Jacksonville, Florida
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Good food. Good service. Fresh fish from the ocean. Cant ask for more. Flounder was great. It's a oily fish which was lightly breaded. Wine selection is good.

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Thank RPMP2004
Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 15, 2017

A regular to Bar Zin because the food is outstanding in a most pleasing atmosphere. Always have fantastic different specials. Seem to get my favorite frequently which iis crunch Crunch Tuna. Served cold over a bed of salad with a tasty dressing.

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Thank Mary M
Hillsborough, North Carolina, United States
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105 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed February 24, 2017

Our party of 10 enjoyed a variety of dishes, from chicken Marsala to a portabello burger, which were plentiful and tasty; the tuna appetizer was deemed very good by our tablemates. The restaurant was full even at our 8 pm reservation time - it appears to be a popular place. Parking seems limited, but the central location on Amelia Island... More 

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Thank Robyn S
Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

We love upscale dining without the dress-up. We have been here once a week for 3 weeks now and have had exceptional meals each and every time. The specials are really well thought out, with a twist on the conventional. The scallops - every time - are some of the best we have ever had. All of the seafood dishes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4924 First Coast Hwy, Suite 10, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-5490
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-310-6620

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?