It all began with Fire

Zim is a multi award-winning boutique restaurant group based on the South Coast with restaurants in Bournemouth & Poole. 


Zim uses traditional flame cooking methods over Braai & Potije (Grill & Pot). From 30 day aged steaks to chicken peanut strew, from Grilled Ostrich to braai'd swordfish our balanced menu of Meat, Fish and Plant wrapped up with first class service, striking design and with a vibrant atmosphere,


Welcome to the new foodie frontier.



Dine In or Take Away

Zim Braai | Bournemouth

Closed Monday

Tuesday: 4pm - 11pm
Wednesday - Sunday: 1pm -11pm  


Zim Braai | Ashley Cross | Poole

Monday - Friday: 4pm - 11pm

Saturday: 1pm - 11pm

Closed Sunday

Please note these are our current Covid-19 opening times and are subject to change.