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Essensia Restaurant & Lounge

3025 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140-4106
+1 305-908-5458
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“snapper” (12 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3025 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140-4106
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Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

Mediocre. We have eaten in lots of fine hotel restaurants, this is not one of them. My fish was over cooked. The bus boy walked up to the next table, swept crumbs onto the floor with his hand. Never wiped it clean. Then he dropped...More

Thank Maps662705
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Like the farm to table concept! Everything was so fresh. This was my 3rd time being in this restaurant. They changed the menu. The snapper i tried some years ago was the best ever snapper i tried. But it's no longer here now. Kale salad...More

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in the Palm hotel and is very pretty. It has a very tropical feel and I love to sit out on the terrace. Service is very friendly and efficient. I love their kale Caesar salad as a starter and my husband had...More

Thank 141Dini
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Excellent high end, farm to table, healthy food at a beachfront destination...................................................... Excellent for brunch

Thank shayshay321
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Our party of 5 was offered a round table at the end of the patio. The first problem was the lights to read the menus, they are very dim and it is very difficult to read under candle lights. The bread was warm and nice,...More

Thank williamw344
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I were visiting the hotel and saw Essensia. The menu had a variety healthy choices that were appealing, so we decided to give it a try. We were seated and soon greeted by our server Johann who was very attentive and helped...More

Thank trini5285
Reviewed October 28, 2017

We had dinner here our first night, and it was the Miami Spice option. The service, as with the entire staff at the Palms Hotel and Spa, were the best. We also enjoyed the breakfast each day, and we ended up staying at the resort...More

Thank Barry S
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Had lunch and breakfast here. Such a beautiful spot to sit and dine. Had a terrific lunch special that consisted of kale salad, fish tacos and sorbet for $23. Tacos were delish. Chose the buffet breakfast and there was fantastic variety and everything was tasty...More

Thank ZitaK10
Reviewed September 25, 2017

I planned a bday dinner here for my wife and 18 friends- from the very first conversation a week prior through the end of the night, everyone was extremely helpful and accommodating (even as the final head count continued to change) Every employee we dealt...More

Thank jimmyz12
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

We staid at the Palms four days towards the end of August 2017. We also wnet at the Essentia restaurant inside the hotel and recommend without restrictions: great food with a LatAm accent, great service, good p/q ratio, great setting (covered terrace plantation house style)....More

Thank Chrisligiaga
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September 15, 2016|
Response from Alma C | Property representative |
Dear 105diana, Thank you for reaching out to us through TripAdvisor. Yes, Essensia Restaurant will be open on Christmas day! We look forward to welcoming you to Essensia. Warm regards, Alma
May 13, 2015|
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Response from Alma C | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Essensia Restaurant. Since it's on a Saturday reservations are recommended. Please visit Essensia's website or contact the restaurant at 305-908-5458 We look forward to welcoming you to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3025 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140-4106
    (30th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-908-5458
  • E-mail
Essensia Restaurant follows a farm-to-table philosophy, offering a seasonal selection of wholesome global cuisine with emphasis on premium local and sustainable ingredients. Working with local farmers and carefully selected purveyors, Essensia’s menu features healthful and flavorful dishes made with produce, meats and seafood primarily sourced from within the State of Florida. Essensia’s exclusive wine list is committed to being sustainable, organic or biodynamic and has been selected for sharing Essensia’s mission to be good for you and the environment. Essensia is open 7 days per week for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. Essensia offers discounted valet parking rates for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.
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