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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%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“snapper” (11 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3025 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140-4106
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank shayshay321
Reviewed 6 November 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 william w
Reviewed 4 November 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 29 October 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 5 October 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 Zita K
Reviewed 26 September 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 4 September 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
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Essensia with another couple and both of us had a baby with us. Very accommodating and friendly staff. We made reservations via Open Table for Sunday brunch, which I recommend. We went for Miami Spice and were thoroughly pleased with all of...More

Thank HungryHoneymooners
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Questions & Answers
16 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
14 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
USD 30 - USD 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, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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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