Local West Lake favourite spot, Red River Tea Room, has moved around the corner. Now located down a wee alley just past the Kim Lien pagoda, it has relocated on the occasion of its five-year anniversary.
The Hive, Asia’s largest co-working network has launched in Ho Chi Minh City. The impressive four storeys of space in District 2 can be used by creative entrepreneurs, start-ups and freelancers.
An impressive new space opens in the Centec Tower in District 3 this month. SoHy is an innovative nightspot in the heart of the city which offers spectacular views and is spread across the 25th, 26th and 27th floors of the building.
Founded in 1927, Kacyo is one of the best-known restaurants in Japan. Opening their first restaurant overseas in Singapore in February, 2016, Kacyo has now launched a second overseas outlet on the first floor of the New World Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Don’t panic, Tommy DeVito and his mafia associates haven’t taken over Hanoi. GoodFellas is a new restaurant in Times City, which offers Italian-American cuisine in a stylish and homely setting. Much of the menu brings together the best organic ingredients available, and the cooking is kept simple while the hygiene standards are set to maximum.
River Cottage is an eight-room rustic boutique hotel, bar, and restaurant on the river in Thao Dien set among lush tropical gardens with a large wooden deck extending out over the river. Five rooms have river views, one with a garden view, two with their own small gardens and resort-style open-air bathrooms, all with king-sized beds, full amentities and finished with French tiles.