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Essensia Restaurant & Lounge

3025 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140-4106
+1 305-908-5458
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“snapper” (11 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3025 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140-4106
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

Expected beachfront pricey hotel dinning. Children's menu offered. Reasonable tasty portions. Friendly reception and wait staff.

Thank Jamahl J
Reviewed 3 April 2016

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

Thank Orso52
Reviewed 2 April 2016

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

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 20 March 2016

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

Thank CoastalCruiser27
Reviewed 19 March 2016

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

Thank ScribblerChicago
Reviewed 14 March 2016

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

Thank Travelagent1199
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

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

1  Thank Ilovemaineusa
Reviewed 7 March 2016

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

Thank Stefanie H
Reviewed 5 March 2016

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

Thank lcjohnson2016
Reviewed 4 March 2016

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.

Thank midengland2016
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Questions & Answers
15 September 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
13 May 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
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
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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