Factory Lounge and Bar
11A Bao Khanh Alley, Hoan Kiem Dist.
Located in Bao Khanh Alley, near Tunnel and GC. Decorated with unique factory themes. Music: Old time classics, jazz.
Saturday: Live music
61 Luong Ngoc Quyen St., Hoan Kiem Dist.
Happy hours: Every day from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Crazy hours all night: Spin five times and walk a 2m straight line -> free shot. Drink a pint of beer in six seconds -> get another one. Free drinks from 22:00 to 00:00. Gin & Tonics are buy one get one free.
Friday: Dracula's 666 Jar party
Saturday: Shisha party
In PHAN THIET
KP5, Mui Ne, Phan Thiet
Tel: (062) 3 849 849
The Pandanus Resort is offering a gourmet getaway weekend promotion for only US$159.00++ for two people (twin share).
The package includes two nights' accommodation in a superior room (check-in either Friday or Saturday), daily breakfast buffet, and a Saturday evening poolside barbecue buffet with an extensive selection of Vietnamese and international entrées, a variety of salads, pastas, desserts and fresh barbecued seafood.
Guests can also use the tennis and badminton courts, bicycles, the game room, fitness center, wifi, and the largest swimming pool in the province.
The promotion is valid until October 31, 2011.
IN HO CHI MINH CITY
MÃ¶venpick Hotel Saigon
253 Nguyen Van Troi St., Phu Nhuan Dist.
Tel: (08) 3 844 9222
Friday beer and burger promotion at Slate The Bar
Guests ordering one of five different burger creations and a San Miguel Draft beer will get free beer refills for an hour. This offer is valid only on Fridays, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Slate The Bar on the 3rd floor is definitely the venue to be for those looking for a stylish and upbeat place! Discover a selection of over 30 Martinis and a variety of other cocktails. Great live music by "Zest" from Wednesdays to Saturdays and the addition of a delicious BBQ menu.
Open daily from 5 p.m.
Amigo Grill Restaurant
55 Nguyen Hue Blvd., Dist. 1
Tel: (08) 3 824 1248
Open daily 11 a.m.11 p.m.
Savor the seven flavors of New York strip steak
Stop by Amigo and taste the exquisite seven styles of New York strip steak and receive a complimentary glass of red wine with each dish. Take your pick from these unique flavors: Peppered, garlic stuffed, roasted, bulgogi, grilled, cowboy, and pan-fried.
Amigo Grill Restaurant is a classic steakhouse, char-grilling up savory cuts of imported meat including American, Australian and Wagyu beef, plus fresh seafood and Norwegian salmon. For added delight, you can enjoy a complimentary trip to the fresh salad bar for each hearty meal to satisfy your cravings.
Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City
242 Tran Binh Trong St., Dist. 5
Tel: (08) 3 839 7777, ext. 8000
French weeks, a gastronomic walk through France
Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City is the home of the French Weeks special dining theme this October.
French Weeks October 14-30 is a time for French food and wine lovers to enjoy a culinary journey across the world. Sumptuous French dishes will be featured at special dinner buffets alongside a large selection of French. The peak of French Weeks will come in the form of a special Brunch October 30 with a free flow of champagne and wines accompanied by the Jazzy melodies of the Bigot Swing band from France.
Dinner buffet during French weeks: VND750,000.
Sunday Brunch on October 30: VND620,000.
Pendolasco-Italian Garden Restaurant
87 Nguyen Hue Blvd., Dist. 1
Tel: (08) 3 821 8181
Fax: (08) 3 914 4994
The oldest Italian restaurant in HCMC has an Italian cook, a classic garden and traditional barbecue.