Tiny’s has just opened at 40 Xuan Dieu, Tay Ho. With two successful Hoan Kiem restaurants already under their belt (Fresh Sushi at 68 Cau Go and 14A Luong Ngoc Quyen), the new space introduces a fresh format of booze with your sushi. Beers start at VND25,000 and cocktails go for around VND85,000.
Ho Chi Minh City has just welcomed a new brewery, Heart of Darkness. The brewery currently produces 12 types of craft beer including a golden ale, a pale ale, an IPA, a wheat beer and a pilsner.
Nguyen Qui Duc from Tadioto has opened a lifestyle decor shop, featuring eclectic wares from different corners of the world. Spanning handmade Vietnamese crafts, refurbished furniture, found art, and even Moroccan carpets, this is a collection curated without pretention.
Located in Long Bien District, less than 10 minutes’ drive from Hoan Kiem, La Bodega is open from Friday to Sunday evening. Enjoy a wood-fired pizza, salad and handmade fresh pasta in a green, peaceful garden.
Cult Japanese pizza restaurant, Pizza 4P’s, has just opened its third location in Saigon and its fifth restaurant in Vietnam. Nestled in a French-colonial-style building at the corner of Thu Khoa Huan and Le Thanh Ton, Pizza 4P’s Ben Thanh has been carefully built to restore and preserve the ambience of the past. Decked out in a three-floor building, the restaurant has installed two pizza ovens on the second floor in an open kitchen so that guests can watch food being prepared.
The recently opened Bep1919 is a new oasis of Vietnamese food and culture in Hoi An. Set in the heart of the iconic walking streets of the old town, this charming restaurant is the ideal place to soak up the past of Vietnam.