Dining options at Essex House Hotel include Zen Sai, a Japanese style Izakaya on South Beach. Zen Sai brings a unique social diningexperience to South Beach with small plates and large sharing plates of freshseafood and robata-grilled items from Chef Mike Hiraga accompanied by a robust sake and cocktail list.
Signature items at Zen Sai include Fried Bok Choy,Black Cod with Yuzu Miso Sauce, Scallion Wrapped Ribeye, Pork Belly with Asparagus, Octopus Salad, Miso-Mustard Glazed Sea Bass, and Rock Shrimp Tempura with Serrano Aioli and Worcestershire Sauce.
Zen Sai also features an extensive wine list, fine sakes and specialty sake cocktails to complement menu items.
To encourage a social dining experience, Zen Sai features intimate veranda seating, communal tables and friendly bar service.