Every detail is taken into consideration when you dine at Esencia, from making the atmosphere cozy to plating the meals with care, and even down to the selection of music chosen to accompany your meal. Much can be said about this restaurant, but most agree that dining at Esencia is a pleasure.


The gourmet international and Cuban cuisine on the menu at Esencia is definitely worth talking about. The lobster fettucine is wel liked as is the fish filet al secreto.

If you check out the menu at Esencia, among other options you'll find seafood served with Cuban flair. Foodies who know when a meal's been skillfully prepared and presented will appreciate that this restaurant provides fine fare in a setting that's equally dressed for the occasion. Diners are welcome to come by to enjoy dinner only, so don't miss out.


With natural wood beams criss-crossing the ceiling, Esencia may appear at first to have a rustic feel, but the decor, fine crystal, and candelight makes it feel much more upscale.


Set on the island of Holbox, 0.3 miles Northeast of Downtown Holbox, Esencia is on the premises of CasaSandra Boutique Hotel.

If you're hoping to combine your dining experience with some excellent sightseeing options, there are at least a couple noteworthy things to see within a reasonable distance, like Central Plaza.

One experience awaiting explorers of the vicinity is Holbox Beach, the closest beach, at which you can give your feet a well-deserved break.

Nearby Restaurants

For those trying to find another restaurant in the area with some similar types of food and/or comparable prices, there are several nearby dining spots to choose between, including Mandarina Restaurant.

But then again, if you're in the mood for something different, this section of Holbox provides an excellent range of dining places that will be sure to suit the tastes of all types of diners. For example, you could also consider Caribbean fare at Maja’che, where you'll be just steps from the beach.

Contact Info

Location: Calle Igualdad, Holbox

Phone: (984) 875-2171



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