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Diner's Choice 2019

Special Events & Promotions At Essensia

The Palms Hotel & Spa offers a seasonal calendar of culinary activities for you to explore during your South Beach vacation.

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Christmas Eve Dinner

Sunday, December 24, 2023

Celebrate the magic of Christmas Eve with an exquisite natural gourmet dining experience at Essensia Restaurant in Miami Beach. Our specially crafted 4-course prix-fixe menu, featuring a delightful welcome drink of Organic Prosecco or a festive Christmas Coquito, sets the stage for an unforgettable evening. Join us at Essensia for a Christmas celebration filled with delectable flavors, warm tropical ambiance, and joyous moments. Book your table now for an unforgettable evening at The Palms!

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New Year's Eve Dinner

Sunday, December 31, 2023

Ring in the 2024 New Year with a decadent celebration at Essensia at The Palms Hotel & Spa. Our exclusive New Year's Eve 5-course prix-fixe menu promises an unforgettable natural gourmet dining experience, starting with a welcome choice of a celebratory glass of Organic Prosecco or a hand-crafted Brugal 1888 Negroni.  Join us at Essensia for an evening of elegance, mindfully sourced premium ingredients, and joy as we welcome the New Year in style. Secure your reservation now for a memorable celebration in our tropical sanctuary.

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Seasonal Autumn Dinner Tasting Menu

Through December 30, 2023 

Experience the distinctive flavors of autumn in Florida, highlighting locally-grown ingredients from some of the South’s best organic farmers, all-natural meats and the freshest sustainable seafood. Complete your tasting experience with our seasonal craft cocktail and wine pairings.

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Sunday Brunch

Every Sunday,
11:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Enjoy the most important meal of the weekend in our relaxed & tropical indoor or outdoor settings. Featuring an à la carte menu of Florida's tastiest ingredients and kid-friendly dishes.

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Happy Hour

Sunday – Thursday
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Gather for the happiest of hours at Essensia Bar—enjoy classic cocktails, select wines and beers, and delicious light bites.

Happy Hour Menu