Essence Bar & Restaurant

$$ • Soul Food • Southern • Wings
Opens at 12:00 PM
  • Most Popular

  • Appetizers

  • Wings, Wings, and Wings

  • Sandwiches

  • Seafood

  • Soups and Salads

  • Wraps

  • Pasta Dishes

  • Chicken, Beef and Pork

  • Platters

  • Premium Burgers

  • Homemade Sides

Most Popular

Stuffed Jumbo Shrimp
Six pieces of shrimps stuffed with fresh crab meat. Served with your choice of two sides.
$14.99
Oxtails of Essence
$16.75
Rasta Pasta and Shrimp
Served in a creamy sauce mingled with shrimp.
$13.00
Rasta Pasta and Chicken
Pasta sautéed in a creamy coconut sauce and mingled with grilled chicken.
$12.00
Fried Catfish Strips
Served with carrots, celery, and tartar sauce.
$9.00
Fried Party Wings
$9.00

Appetizers

Jumbo Cocktail Shrimp
Six pieces. Served with cocktail sauce.
$13.00
Crab Cakes
Homemade golden brown and served with sauce.
$10.00
Fried Catfish Strips
Served with carrots, celery, and tartar sauce.
$9.00
Nachos
$8.00
Soft Shell Taco Jerk
$8.00
Potato Skins
Filled with cheddar cheese and your choice of bacon or broccoli.
$8.00
Sam's Tacos
Three tacos served with cheese, tomato, sour cream, and lettuce.
$6.00
Cheese Fries
Golden fries with a sharp cheese sauce.
$6.00
Mozzarella Sticks
Six pieces. Served with marinara dip.
$8.00
Onion Rings
Beer batterd.
$6.00
Fritters
Three pieces. Made with codfish, fresh herbs, and spices. Served with cream dip.
$6.00
Chicken Fingers and Fries
Tender chicken fingers fried to golden brown. Served with honey mustard sauce.
$9.00
Chili Fries
$7.00
Calamari Fried
Served with marinara sauce.
$9.00
French Fries
$3.00

Wings, Wings, and Wings

Waffles and Fried Wings
$12.95
Boneless Chicken
$10.50
Sweet and Sour Wings
$10.00
Teriyaki Wings
$10.00
Baked Party Wings
Eight pieces seasoned with our special seasonings.
$9.99
Buffalo Wings
Hot and spicy wing sauce.
$9.99
Honey Essence Wings
Eight pieces. Fried crunchy and glazed with homemade honey sauce.
$9.99
Jerk Party Wings
Jerked Caribbean style.
$9.99
Fried Party Wings
$9.00
Teriyaki Chicken
Served with white rice.
$7.99

Sandwiches

Lydell's Cat Fish Sandwich
$9.00
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Garlic bread chicken and Swiss cheese.
$8.75
Essence Cheese Steak Sandwich
Onions and American cheese.
$8.00
BLT Sandwich
Served with chips.
$7.50
Fried Pork Chop Sandwich
$7.00
Fried Chicken Sandwich
$7.00
Fried Whiting Fish Sandwich
Golden brown whiting served on lightly toasted bread and tartar sauce.
$7.00
Tuna Sandwich
Lettuce, onions, pickles, and chips.
$6.00

Seafood

Spicy and Sweet Grilled
Served with your choice of two sides.
$17.00
Grilled Shrimp
Six jumbo grilled shrimp drizzled in butter sauce. Served with your choice of two sides.
$15.00
Stuffed Jumbo Shrimp
Six pieces of shrimps stuffed with fresh crab meat. Served with your choice of two sides.
$14.99
Steamed Snapper
Steamed in our special seasonings. Served with rice and peas, plantain, and cabbage.
$14.99
Lemon Grilled Salmon
Served with your choice of two sides.
$14.00
Catfish
Served with your choice of two sides.
$13.00
Pepper Shrimp
Six pieces. Sauteed in green and red peppers with special sauce. Served with two sides.
$13.00
Fried Shrimp and Fries
Six golden brown jumbo shrimp and fries.
$12.00
Spicy and Sweet Shrimp Grilled
Served with fries.
$12.00
Spicy
Mussels
Served in a creamy white wine clam sauce.
$12.00
Fried Whiting and Fries
$8.00

Soups and Salads

Grilled Chicken Salad
Fresh garden and organic greens with grilled chicken.
$8.00
Greek Salad
$7.00
Garden Salad
$5.00
Potato Soup
Homemade soup.
$4.00
Chicken Soup
Homemade Southern style.
$4.00
Spicy

Wraps

Essence Steak Wrap
Steak, eggs, cheese, onions, red, and green peppers.
$7.95
Chicken Wrap
Cheese, tomatoes, mayo, onions, green, and red peppers.
$7.00
Fish Wrap
$7.00

Pasta Dishes

Rasta Pasta and Langostino Lobster Meat
$15.00
Rasta Pasta and Shrimp
Served in a creamy sauce mingled with shrimp.
$13.00
Rasta Pasta and Chicken
Pasta sauteed in a creamy coconut sauce and mingled with grilled chicken.
$12.00
Rasta Pasta and Broccoli
$10.00
Rasta Pasta & Oxtail
slow cooked oxtail over our creamy rasta pasta
$16.75
Rasta Pasta Salmon
pan seared salmon served with our rasta pasta and creamy sauce
$14.75

Chicken, Beef and Pork

Smothered Chicken
Served with your choice of two sides.
$14.00
Two Fried Pork Chops
Served with your choice of two sides.
$13.00
Chicken
Served with your choice of two sides.
$13.00

Platters

Mixed Sampler Platter
$23.00
Soul Chicken Quesadilla
Tortillas stuffed with grilled chicken, onions, tomato, garlic, and melted cheese.
$12.00
8" Quesadilla
$9.25
Cheese Quesadilla
Sharp cheese.
$8.00

Premium Burgers

Veggie Deluxe Burger
Topped with Swiss cheese and garnished with garlic mayonnaise. Served with fries.
$10.99
Turkey Burger
Served with cheese, tomatoes, lettuce, and fries.
$10.00
Bacon Cheeseburger
Served with fries, sliced cheese, onions, and special sauce.
$10.00
Classic Cheeseburger
Seasoned ground beef served with lettuce, tomatoes, onions, and fries.
$9.00
Sliders Burgers
American cheese, Swiss cheese, and Jack pepper cheese. Served with fries.
$5.00

Homemade Sides

Macaroni and Cheese
$4.00
Potato Salad
$4.00
Black Eye Peas
$4.00
Fresh Collard Greens
$4.00
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