A Journal Group Property


Enjoy local fare, artisanal cocktails, and farm fresh produce when you dine with us at Essense.

Salmon at Essence Restaurant
Essence Pool Side Lunch

Our Food

Our menu is full of cuisine that is sustainable, local, seasonal, and organic. Free of hormones, synthetic preservatives, hydrogenated fats, artificial colors, high-fructose corn syrup, and genetically modified ingredients, our goal is a balanced range of choices from vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, and nutritional whole foods.


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Goat Cheese Flatbread at Essence


  • Breakfast

    Monday – Sunday
    7:30am – 11:30am

  • Lunch

    Monday – Sunday
    11:30am – 5:00pm

  • Dinner

    Sunday – Thursday
    6pm – 9pm
    Friday – Saturday
    6pm – 10pm

  • Lounge

    Monday – Sunday
    2:30pm – 6pm

  • Bar

    Sunday – Thursday
    11:30am – 9pm
    Friday – Saturday
    11:30am – 10pm

Please click here to make a reservation or call us at 760.676.5000.
All guests must be over the age of 18 to access the resort.

Entry to Garden House Venue
Garden House Venue

The Garden House

This 234 sq ft space offers a refreshing, quite ambiance for more intimate setting or smaller gatherings of up to 20 people.

760.676.5000 or events@twobunchpalms.com