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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 - 00:00
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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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392 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 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
McKinney, Texas
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652 reviews
423 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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
McKinney, Texas
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207 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 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
5 of 5 bubbles 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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96 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 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
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 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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106 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 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
Dallas, Texas
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213 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 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 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 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 

4 Thank Nam S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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
Romantic, Cheap Eats
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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