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Es-Sencia Sabores a Asia

Avenida Nove de Julho, 544 | In front of the sea, Ubatuba, State of Sao Paulo 11680-000, Brazil
+55 12 3833-5256
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
3 weeks ago
“If I lived here, it would be my regular ”
9 Sep 2017
“A lovely surprise in Ubatuba ”
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CUISINES
Thai, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Singaporean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Avenida Nove de Julho, 544 | In front of the sea, Ubatuba, State of Sao Paulo 11680-000, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best food so far in Ubatuba. They were so knowledgeable about what goes into the food and make most things by themselves, it's not the average Thai! Goes above and beyond. Had four perfect courses with stunning wine to accompany. The food couldn't be faulted,...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a lovely ambiance with comfortable seating, soft lighting and suitable music. There were two different (set) 'experience menus' on offer but we went for the Thai option, which was delicious. Having spent a number of years living and travelling in Asia, we...More

Thank Tokyobrit1111
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went while travelling for a more upmarket meal on my birthday. The menu is set out in 'experiences', which is basically a 3 course meal themed to a particular style of Asian cuisine. We went for the Thai which was great....More

Thank Emilio S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Atendimento perfeito, desda reserva, quando coloquei que minha esposa é celíaca e eu vegetariano com restrição. Experiencia sensacional, fomos acolhidos com muito carinho. Awasome place and when i asked about my reserve i informed that i am vegetarian with animal protein restriction and my wife...More

Thank andretavares2015
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Full of flavors and textures. Amazing food. The owners are very cute and friendly! Great drinks and deserts.

Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic family dinner and the service was excellent! Everyone spoke English, something we have not been spoiled with in Brazil.More

Thank Myralo
Essencia_Ubatuba, Owner at Es-Sencia Sabores a Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your feedback. We remember your family and we are pleased to learn you enjoyed your experience when you dined with us. Our team is here to ensure all our customers have the best possible experience, talking with you...More

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

A very nice place with a type of food you don't expect in Brasil. For sure not at this quality and service level!!! We really enjoyed with our friends!!

Thank RDonkers
Essencia_Ubatuba, Owner at Es-Sencia Sabores a Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Thanks for your feedback. We were pleased to learn you enjoyed your experience when you dined with us. We take pride in serving authentic dishes from Southeast Asia and China that are not typically found in Brazil. We hope to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Regardless if you are an Asian food lover or are willing to make a first trial, this place will not let you disappointed. I've been there for dinner and got the Thai menu - the papaya salad was the best I had since my visit...More

Thank Rafaella G
Essencia_Ubatuba, Owner at Es-Sencia Sabores a Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Your feedback is important and is very encouraging for our team. We were pleased to learn you enjoyed our "Thai Experience" menu and that our dishes met your expectations in terms of authenticity and balance based upon your own experiences in Southeast Asia. We look...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016

We had a wonderful meal in Ess-sencia. Everything we ordered was delicious and they even have a yummy veggie option! The service was fantastic and we were very well looked after on our visit. It was a Tuesday night and the atmosphere was very relaxed...More

Thank EMC0594
Essencia_Ubatuba, Owner at Es-Sencia Sabores a Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Thanks for your feedback about your dining experience with us. Our vegetarian/vegan options were created to ensure authentic Asian dishes respecting our vegetarian and vegan customer’s requirements. We are pleased to learn you enjoyed our offering and we look forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 20 May 2016

Nice ambient, good music, excellent service and very good drinks and food. I ate what I was recommended by the owners and I didn't regret!

Thank Carol B
Essencia_Ubatuba, Owner at Es-Sencia Sabores a Asia, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2016

Feedback is important, thanks for kindly taking the time to share your experience. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal and were satisfied with our service and restaurant ambience. We look forward to welcoming you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$27 - US$35
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Nove de Julho, 544 | In front of the sea, Ubatuba, State of Sao Paulo 11680-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Ubatuba
  • Phone Number: +55 12 3833-5256
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Description
We specialise in dishes from Southeast Asia, our culinary offering is authentically spicy, we do not adapt or offer fusion dishes. We serve a maximum of seven tables for our dinner service. We accept groups to a maximum of four, we offer one table to seat four guests for our dinner service. We only work with harmonised menus (minimum of four dishes served in sequence), we do not offer a la carte. We only offer a dinner service, we do not work as a bar. Last kitchen order is 22:00, we close the door at 23:30. Reservations are strongly recommended and take priority over walk-in customers. We have a tolerance of 15 minutes before and after the confirmed reservation time. We only accept telephone reservation between 17:00 and 19:00 on the days we are open, during service we do not attend the telephone. We request to inform any type of allergy and dietary requirements before confirming a reservation, we will confirm if we can meet your specific requirements.
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