61 Ma May, Hoan Kiem
The downtown music venue and event space will be celebrating Valentine’s courtesy of the turntable skills of DJ Blip-Blop. But to add spice to the evening, they’re also running a special Ao Dai Night. Women are invited to come in their best ao dai to celebrate the patron saint of love, with a prize for the best-dressed.
48 Hang Be, Hoan Kiem
The long standing Indochine French-Vietnamese in the Old Quarter is putting on a special for Valentine’s — shrimps in champagne with asparagus surprise. For a night of “dreamy, passionate, refined cuisine,” as the flyer says, this might just be the place.
The Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi is offering lovebirds the chance to dine in and stay in with its own decadent ‘Love Blossoms’ package. First, dine on a sumptuous ‘Love at First Bite’ set menu before staying the night in a superior room furnished with chilled champagne, chocolates and roses, all for VND 2,900,000++ (or VND1,700,000++ excluding drinks and for the set dinner only).
Show your loved one just how much you care with an intimate dinner by the lake, complete with a scrumptious international buffet at Café Du Lac, for only VND2,000,000++ per couple. Otherwise, start your evening in style with a glass of sparkling wine at the hotel’s Sunset Bar, before heading to Milan restaurant for an indulgent five-course Italian feast for VND2,000,000++ per couple.
If you’re really looking to seal the deal, head to their pastry store Le Gourmet to choose from a range of gourmet chocolates or baked goods, available from Feb. 7 to Feb. 14
12 Ly Dao Thanh, Hoan Kiem
Feast on a host of flavours at the Press Club this Valentine’s Day with a specially-designed set menu that’s guaranteed to get the heart racing. Hit the pan-fried shrimp with mango avocado salsa before going for the salmon served with sautéed mushroom, mashed potato and cauliflower in a saffron butter sauce. Finish with a warm chocolate fondant served with ice cream and strawberry sauce, all for VND 840,000++ per person and inclusive of one the complimentary cocktail of the month — La Vie en Rose — for the ladies.
There’ll be no reason to dine and dash this Valentine’s Day with the Pullman Hotel offering a stylish package for Valentine’s Day revelers from Feb. 12 to 21.
Arrive early and enjoy free access to the hotel’s Fit Lounge, complimentary WiFi and free drinks in the mini-bar. Then, dine in-house with a complementary bottle of house wine and a bouquet of flowers for your beloved, before retiring to your deluxe room — or if you’re lucky, your upgraded executive or suite room — for a romantic night in. Sleep in and enjoy a hearty breakfast for two, all for VND2,700,000++.
Lotte Center’s Grill 63 will be putting on a Valentine’s Day feast courtesy of a set menu costing VND3.6 million ++ per couple. Including champagne and in-house live music, women will also receive a 30 percent discount voucher for Lotte Center’s Evian Spa.