There are many shopping centers near Essence Dharmawangsa. There's Pondok Indah Mall can reach by 16 minutes driving (6.2 km). At Pondok Indah Mall there's a restaurant called Warjok Asli. This Restaurant is a family favorite. They served Indonesian Cuisine such as Nila Penyet, Iga Penyet, Ayam Penyet, Soto Mie, Sop Iga Kambing, Soto Bandung, etc. As for drink they served Ice Cendol, Cincau Hijau, Green Banana (Pisang Ijo), etc.
Gandaria City Mall 9 minutes driving (3.3 km). Gandaria City Mall has a many branded store, and restaurant. La Hoya is one most fave restaurant at Gandaria City Mall. They serve Mexican Food from salad, chicken wings, nachos, taco, soup, steak, burrito, churros, etc. They also have many drinks from alcohol to non-alcohol such as margaritas, cocktails, beers, mocktails, juice, tea, coffee, wine, etc.
Plaza Senayan 14 minutes driving (4.2 km). At Plaza Senayan have a restaurant with a unique interior, called Madagaskar Indonesia Restaurant. This Restaurant has a unique decor just like Madagaskar Movie. As for the food, the restaurant is totally family-friendly since it offers a wide range of cuisines; western, Polynesian, Mediterranean, Japanese, Korean, Indonesian and African.
Senayan City Mall 14 minutes driving (3.4 km). At this mall, there's a cafe franchise from Japan, and the first store in Indonesia called Hoshino Coffee. This Cafe is popular because they have a soft pancake. They served many variants of coffee and non-coffee for their drinks. Besides Coffee and non-coffee drinks, they have a food menu like. Omurice, Wafu Pasta, Pancake, etc.
Kota Kasablanka Mall 25 minutes driving (9,0 km). If you came to this mall, you must go to Santhai Restaurant. Santhai Restaurant is a Thailand Restaurant with summer vibes for their restaurant. For dessert option, you must try their Kakigori. Kakigori is flavored shaved ice with a snow-like texture, topped with foamy cream, sauce, and filling. There have many options for their Kakigori, such as Mango Sticky Rice Kakigori, Tropical King Kakigori, Strawberry Rice Kakigori, etc. Besides dessert, they offer many main course and appetizer, such as Thai Beef Salad, Thai Satay, etc.
The Wave Pondok Indah Water Park can reach by 17 minutes driving (6.5 km). In here have many water games you can try such as Tube Slide, Flow Rider, Wave Pool, Olympic Pool, etc.
Hauwke's Auto Gallery can reach by 25 minutes driving (9,7 km). Hauwke's Auto Gallery is a museum that displays a variety of old cars or classic cars. Interior at this museum has a vintage and classic concept. Around 50 cars on display here. Hauwke's has a special collection, there are 4 cars used by Indonesia first President, Soekarno Hatta.