Chef Francesc Rovira @ Caravelle Saigon
The Caravelle will be welcoming the man behind the amazing Fonda Xesc Restaurant in the Pyrenees, Michelin-star chef Francesc Rovira. During his time in Saigon, chef Rovira will be giving a taste of his talents through fabulous flavours and aromas at the Caravelle’s fine dining outlet, Reflections. Here’s the schedule:
Sep. 3 and Sep. 4
Freixenet Wine Dinner at Reflections, 6pm
Spanish tapas at Tapas Kitchen
Sep. 4 (from 2pm to 4pm)
Cooking demonstration at Reflections
Happy Hour @ La Habana
The Cuban-style bar, restaurant and live music joint is now on the happy hour circuit, with a free flow of Tiger Draft from 4pm to 7pm every day costing VND120,000++. Just round the corner from Thai Van Lung and the Refinery area, for downtown Saigon, this is a pretty solid deal.
La Habana is at 6 Cao Ba Quat, Q1, HCMC
Vegetarian Food @ Kabin
Renaissance Riverside’s Chinese restaurant, Kabin, is more than just excellent dimsum and crispy Peking Duck, as it is demonstrating this month with its vegetarian promotion. For just VND299,000++ you can get your teeth into a vegetarian buffet, all the dishes coming with a distinct Chinese flavour. Think noodles, vegetables, tofu and just about every East Asian veggie option under the sun.
The promotion runs until Sep. 12 (except for on the Sep. 2 national holiday)
Beach BBQ Buffet @ Pullman Danang
For anyone heading to Danang, Pullman are running a pretty awesome Sunday night deal on their beachside buffets until the end of September. Costing just VND690,000 net, including a free flow of house wine, local beer and soft drinks, the spread includes the freshest local seafood, grilled and roasted meats, a salad bar, a range of Vietnamese dishes and a sweet-tooth happy selection of desserts.