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Zin Zen

Mediterranean, Wine Bar
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6841 Virginia Pkwy, McKinney, TX 75071-5710
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Fort Worth, Texas
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 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 angelita1101
Dallas, Texas
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 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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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 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 

Thank LFisher1717
Duncanville, Texas, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 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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95 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 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
Dallas, Texas
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195 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

With a title like that, I should be able to tell you when Happy Hour is but unfortunately I am not sure on the hours. I believe it ends around 6 or 6:30pm but I do know that wines are $5 a glass during happy hour which is well worth it. Beyond that, the place was cozy and comfortable with... More 

1 Thank czematis
Dallas, Texas
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I have been to Zin Zen countless times and enjoyed our visit every time. Nothing and I mean absolutely nothing compares to the ambiance not only in McKinney but in the DFW area. Set in a small village influenced by Mediterranean architecture, one is transported to an old world setting under twinkling fairy lights surrounded by stone walls. Indoor seating... More 

3 Thank Nam S
Frisco, Texas
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108 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014 via mobile

The wife and I went here this week for our date night. It was very cozy and intimate. They have a nice selection of wines and a nice menu. We each had a cup of soup and shared a shrimp pesto pizza with our wine. Both the soup and the pizza were very good. The wait staff was excellent and... More 

2 Thank bad4bob
McKinney, Texas
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

Very unique decorations. It's setup as your living room so had a very cozy feeling. The hummus appetizer was very good and so was the panini sandwich. It is a great place to meet friends for lunch. Time to go back!

1 Thank JoshuaExpeditions
McKinney, Texas
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Very comfortable, the wine is good, and the music was enjoyable without being too loud.

Thank Evan W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $20
Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6841 Virginia Pkwy, McKinney, TX 75071-5710
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McKinney
  • Phone Number: 19725474620
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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