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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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The menu is comprehensive and alluring. Dishes are authentic but not traditional with bold, intense flavours and an emphasis on simple presentation acquired through quality ingredients. There is no set protocol on ordering from the menu; izakaya style means that dishes are designed to be shared at the table or enjoyed individually
Ika No Kari Kari Age
Crispy fried squid with green chili and lime
Age Watarigani
Fried softshell crab with mizuna, wasabi mayonnaise
Gindara to Ebi No Gyoza
Prawn and black cod dumplings
Lobster No Misu Shiru
Spicy lobster miso soup
Tomato to Nasu No Wafu Salad
Tomato and eggplant salad with ginger and scallion dressing
Myoga to Kinoko No Attaka Salada
Salad of mushrooms with fresh herbs and ginger blossom
Piri Kara Dofu to Abokado Salada
Spicy fried tofu with avocado and japanese herbs
Sake No Tataki
Salmon tataki with ikura, smoked tofu and japanese mustard
Maguro No Tataki
Sliced seared tuna with chili daikon and ponzu sauce
Suzuki No Ozashimi
Seabass sashimi with yuzu, salmon roe and truffle oil
Hotate No Taru Taru, Ponzu to Cabia Zoe
Scallop tartare with fresh wasabi ponzu
Gyu No Tataki to Truffle
Sliced seared beef with pickled daikon and fresh truffle dressing
Gyu to Shishito No Kushi Yaki
Beef skewers with shishito pepper and smoked chili soy
Hotate No Ume Shiso Mentaiko Yaki
Grilled scallops with pickled plum, shiso and mentaiko butter
Yaki Taraba Gani
King crab with ponzu lime butter
Buta-Bara Yuzu Miso
Kurobuta‎ pork belly skewer with yuzu mustard miso
Yaki Toumoro Koshi
Sweet corn with shiso butter
Azami Yaki No Truffle Wafu
Baby artichoke with truffle wafu dressing
Ebi No Tempura
Rock shrimp with lime and chili mayonnaise
Kuruma Ebi No Tempura
Tiger prawns (5 pieces)
Kue No Tempura
Grouper with fresh chili dashi and onions
Yasai No Tempura Moriawase
Assorted vegetables
Lobster No Tempura
Lobster with spicy ponzu and wasabi mayonnaise
Kinoko No Kama Meshi
Rice hotpot with wild mushrooms and japanese vegetables
Tsubo Miso Gake Hinadori No Oven Yaki
Barley miso corn fed chicken oven roasted on cedar wood
Rib Eye No Daikon Ponzu Fumi
Rib‎ eye steak with wafu sauce and garlic chips
Gyuhire Sumibiyaki Karami Sauce Zuke
Spicy beef tenderloin with sesame, red chili and sweet soy
Lobster No Oven Yaki
Roasted lobster with shizo-ponzu butter
Gindara No Saikyo Miso Yaki
Black cod marinated in saikyo miso with homemade hajikame
California Maki
California roll with alaskan king crab, avocado and tobiko
Pirikara Hamachi Maki
Spicy yellowtail roll with serrano pepper and wasabi mayo
Watari Gani Maki
Dynamite spider roll, softshell crab, chili, wasabi tobiko sauce
Pirikara Maguro Maki
Spicy tuna roll with green chili sauce and tobiko
Caterpillar Maki
Prawn tempura with freshwater eel, avocado roll
Zuma Nigiri Zushi
Selection of zuma style nigiri
Zuma Special Chocolate
With vanilla bean ice cream
Green Tea and Banana Cake
With‎ coconut ice cream and toffee sauce
Coconut Yukidama
With pineapple and passion fruit
Exotic and Seasonal Fruit
With lemon and yuzu sorbet
Yuzu Key Lime Pie
With sesame coconut tuile
zuma, located in the heart of downtown miami, brings chef rainer becker’s internationally acclaimed style of modern japenese cuisine to America. already renowned in london, hong kong, istanbul, and dubai, zuma miami offers a sophisticated cuisine philosophy of flavorsome, modern Japanese dishes in a fun and vibrant environment inspired by the informal dining style called izakaya. the menu is comprehensive and alluring. dishes are authentic but not traditional with bold, intense flavors and an emphasis on simple presentation acquired through quality ingredients. izakaya style means that dishes are designed to be shared at the table.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Grill
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lunch on Valentine’s Day, with no reservation, and our wait was under 25 mins...in fact, they understood we wanted to get to the yacht show, and seated us earlier than expected in a wonderful quiet little corner with a view of the Brickell Bridge opening...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lbruna
Reviewed 5 days ago

Zuma is a very nice and elegant restaurant. Beautiful view and people. The food, drinks and dessert are delicious. If you visit Miami is a must to go there.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank zailis5
Reviewed 5 days ago

Zuma is always a favorite of ours. We especially enjoyed the prawn and black cod dumplings and the robata steak. The sweet corn vegetable dish was quite amazing. If you don't think you can get excited about corn, try this dish. The entire staff was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pacosmom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for dinner at this beautiful location in Brickell/ Downtown at the entrance of the MIamj River . It was a corporate event and we had the pleasure of trying the array of plates from a extensive tasting menu. Form the sweet grilled corn ,lobster...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Machet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A place for the adventurous who don’t mind spending $$$ for amazing food. Went to brunch with friends and were amazed by the selection. Sushi extremely fresh, Bon mi delectable, salmon tartare, all topped off with escalating levels of tasty champagne. Main courses didn’t disappoint-...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cpumph
Reviewed 1 week ago

Normally is good restaurant with different plates and choices of Oriental food, but the brunch is the strongest point of Zuma, the only problem is the waiting time to seat and to get the food from the buffet.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sylviocampos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wrote not bad as we were expecting more. However some of their items were very good. Pretty good for Miami

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Diguroo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great service, awesome atmosphere, amazing staff.. and Kyseem is the best!! food was good , we love the outside indoor seating so cool. everything was great only downside was the ladies room were really unattended to and for a restaurant of this magnitude it should...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1ladyA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were delighted to have a Japanese dinner in this beautiful restaurant attached to the Kimpton Epic Hotel. It overlooks a canal leading to Biscayne Bay, and we were able to watch yacht traversing the canal. The selection of food on the menu is amazing....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 322sunshine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Atmosphere, and the service was just about perfect. Our waiter was extremely helpful in helping to select several items from the menu, which is quite diverse and creative. We had also been to Etaru in Fort Lauderdale, which was created by the same chef,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Nothing is cheap there not the place of looking for that
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No worries about sweating. Zuma is an indoor venue and although your vineyard vine shorts sound like the best option, last time I was there everyone was dressed in black. I felt inThe City (NY) for a moment there! You might... More
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