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“Japanese with style!!”
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Ranked #16 of 4,251 Restaurants in Miami
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $50 - $50
Cuisines: Japanese
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: 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.
Mexico City, Mexico
Level 5 Contributor
49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Japanese with style!!”
Reviewed December 9, 2012

We were lucky to find a reservation thanks to the concierge at the Four Seasons Hotel. We had a great dinner, the service was pretty good and the restaurant seems the be the hippest in the Miami scene. A must if you are in the area.

  • Visited November 2012
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1 Thank Mariana A
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Lebanon, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Great food! Great experience”
Reviewed December 7, 2012 via mobile

In town for the weekend and I pulled some strings ( thanks Gabriel Lewis concierge from Epic) to get a seat in this restaurant which is supposed to be the hot item in Miami these days. I found the food to be truly amazing!

I went with the tasting menu of a gazillion course meal which was like a large portion of tapas which kept coming. Each dish was incredible in itself. The sommelier was very knowledgable and made the nite perfect. Worth every penny I had.

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1 Thank mitchell F
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San Diego, California
Level 6 Contributor
254 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
“Relaxing, stylish, and delicious food”
Reviewed November 29, 2012

Stayed at the Epic Hotel here in Miami, of which Zuma is their signature restaurant. The food, service and overall ambiance is everything I would expect from a classy restaurant. Seems to be a favorite with the well-heeled Miami 30-something set as well.

Visited November 2012
1 Thank SanDiegoGuy1
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Level 6 Contributor
143 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Japanese -with a difference !”
Reviewed November 26, 2012

Good lively ambience. Japanese foodies will love it. Its japanese with a continental touch. Service is good and fast. Food is excellent. Reserve your table well in advance. Sometimes the waiting is 5 to 6 days.

Visited November 2012
1 Thank luckyikon
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Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
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Reviewed November 21, 2012 via mobile

Loved Zuma! We have been traveling for 3 weeks on honeymoon and dining at well rated restaurants around the U.S. Zuma was way up there as one of the best meals we have had. The food was amazing, service was great. Highly recommend the signature been tenderloin dish, I'm not a red meat eater normally but I ate every mouthful willingly! Delicious meal all round.

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Thank Jay E
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