Expected beachfront pricey hotel dinning. Children's menu offered. Reasonable tasty portions. Friendly reception and wait staff.
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My wife and I came to the Palms for a wedding. The evening before we stopped into Essentia for dinner. The kale and Parmesan salad was outstandingly good! As we're the garden greens. My wife's cioppino seafood risotto was delightful. I had the special of...More
We stayed across the street at the Edition and didn't want to travel for dinner. We tried Essensia and we were very pleasantly surprised. The kale Caesar salad is outstanding, not to be missed. I wanted fish but the server talked me into steak which...More
Lush mangrove trees and the sparkling turquoise waters of Miami’s South Beach surround the luxurious Palms Hotel & Spa. The jewel of this wedding destination venue is the trendsetting Essensia Restaurant + Lounge. Under the direction of Chef Venoy Rogers III, Essensia specializes in modern,...More
This is in the hotel where we always stay in Miami Beach, so we're very familiar with this restaurant; we usually dine there a couple of times each visit. The food was good as always, and the first night we had good service. The 2nd...More
Enjoyed a delicious brunch at Essensia while sitting on the covered porch. The lemon poppyseed quinoa pancakes were highly recommended by my server, Noemi, and I was glad that I followed her suggestion. The restaurant's atmosphere was so nice and I felt like I was...More
I should have listened to a previous review. Don't bother with the breakfast buffet. I don't mind paying for good food. I have a problem paying for Cold food. No excuse for serving eggs, sausage, bacon and pancakes cold. If you have to have breakfast...More
We had dinner at essensia. The interior might be a little old school, but I like it and the seats are veeery comfortable. The service is extremely attentive and very friendly! I had the octopus as a starter and the grouper as a main. The...More
Only had buffet which was included with our room. Juice and coffee were included. The hot food was luke warm. Great made to order omelets
We ate here because we were staying at the hotel and it was pouring with rain. We were all glad that we did and we then ate there several times.