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Essenza

12 Rue de la Boucherie, Luxembourg City 1247, Luxembourg
+352 26 73 77 1
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (14 reviews)
“ravioloni” (3 reviews)
“sea bass” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
12 Rue de la Boucherie, Luxembourg City 1247, Luxembourg
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I go there for lunch very often and sometime at dinner with friends or family. It's a real Italian restaurant with a Sicilian touch. Pasta is cooked at the italian way (al dente) and the right quantity, meat and fish are both well cooked. My...More

Thank giuseppe d
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

...do I need to write this and make sure as many people as possible go to this lovely place and eat! First off, Italians all know how to do food, well more or less. This place really raises the bar though! We started off with...More

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 21 August 2017

+ Known as one of the best Italian restaurants the pasta is excellent and with original recipe beyond the typical ones. - Service was too slow, we waited too long for paying the bill.

Thank Algoinlux
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Food and atmosphere are just what you expect. it is very cosy and classy! Service was nice! Also the best section of wines, I would advice 'vino galla' since is my favorite!

Thank luca d
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Very good italian restaurant in the historical centre (Vieille Ville) of Luxembourg-City. As this trendy restaurant is often very busy, I recommend to book your table in advance. They have a very good choice of salads, pasta, meat and fish dishes. Typical italian antipasti and...More

Thank wpaul75
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is perfect for a bit fancier evening, right in the city center. Both the meat and the seafood were great. In general we had a lovely evening, no complaints.

Thank Flavia D
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We were almost 70 people coming from worldwide. A flouvered and fresh italian Prosecco di Valdobbiadene as aperitive, followed by a "just made" seafood salade with crispy vegetables as starter. Then a little portion of "Paccheri with sea-bass ragu" and a well prepared "Tagliata of...More

Thank stefanopittiglio
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Didn't realise this when we booked but this restaurant has it's own nightclub below it!! Doesn't open until 7pm when the music starts playing downstairs. Didn't affect us too much early on but not sure about later? Food is OK, very rich and very big...More

Thank p35
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Food and staff are absolutely fabulous! One tip: ask for their wine cellar. They'll hand you the key and off you go to the dungeons with a great selection of reasonably priced wines for all over Europe. You take a picture of the label and...More

Thank Christophe P
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

had a dinner with friends saturday eve, the resto was not packed but still we were obliged to call the waiters every time had a fish carapccio (tasting of 4) as starter, which was a bit wattery and had too much lemon on it so...More

Thank wiazanna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$59
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Rue de la Boucherie, Luxembourg City 1247, Luxembourg
  • Location: Europe  >  Luxembourg  >  Luxembourg District  >  Luxembourg City
  • Phone Number: +352 26 73 77 1
  • E-mail
Description
A unique venue, in the Heart of Luxembourg City.
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