Millennium Seoul Hilton’s all-day-dining and international buffet restaurant, Cafe 395, has added two signature dishes of Singapore -- Bak Kut Teh and Laksa -- to its menu.
Bak Kut Teh is a pork rib dish simmered in an aromatic broth of herbs and spices and slow-cooked to tenderness. Laksa is a popular spicy noodle soup with a base of spicy curry or tamarind with rice vermicelli and topped with chicken, prawns or fish.
Cafe 395 uses fresh market-to-table ingredients for the Singaporean cuisine, which is heavily influenced by the cultures of its surrounding neighbors China, Malaysia and India. The buffet with Bak Kut Teh and Laksa is 94,000 won for lunch and 99,000 won for dinner.
For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 317-3062.
Afternoon tea at Grand Ambassador Seoul
Grand Ambassador Seoul’s Lobby Lounge and Deli is offering a promotion of afternoon tea sets between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. through the end of the year.
The dessert set includes assorted desserts like opera cake, hazelnut cream eclairs, macaroons, scones and mini sandwiches. There are 10 different tea selections, including Darjeeling, English breakfast, Earl Grey, strawberry and cream, soft pitch and vital grapefruit.
The price is 33,000 won per person or 40,000 for two persons. For reservations and inquiries, call (02) 2270-3101
Sheraton Seoul D Cube City Hotel
Sheraton Seoul D Cube City Hotel will present an elegant bride-themed wedding fair at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 3. The fair will feature a model bride who will undergo the whole process of a wedding, from preparations in the morning through the wedding receptions.
Guests can get a close look at the latest trends in wedding dresses and sample set menus following the wedding show. Consultation is also available.
The Grand Ballroom on the sixth floor, which can accommodate up to 500 people, will be decorated with white and green ornaments, while rooms on the eighth floor, including an outdoor garden and terrace, will be adorned with different colors.
Reservations are required to participate in the fair. Inquiries can be made at (02) 2211-1900.
Premium wedding at Sheraton Grand Incheon Hotel
Sheraton Grand Incheon Hotel is offering a wedding package to accommodate up to 600 guests.
The wedding package features meticulous programs organized by professional consultants, with flower decorations and a course menu prepared by the hotel’s head chef.
The bridal couple is provided with an exclusive room service maximizing convenience and guests can take a shuttle bus to the hotel from Incheon University subway station.
Following the wedding, a one-night stay at an executive suite with club lounge benefits, free parking during the honeymoon and an Equus limousine ride to and from the Incheon Airport is also provided.
For reservations and inquiries, call (032) 835-1143. Only two weddings per day can be serviced.
Seaside getaway at Hilton Namhae Golf Spa Resort
Hilton Namhae Golf and Spa Resort is offering a seasonal package of accommodation, food, spa and coffee through Nov. 30.
The Colorful Autumn Package features a one-night stay in a suite room, breakfast at the restaurant Breeze and access to the spa, as well as coffee. The Namhae area on the southern coast of Korea is ideal for travel in fall, with its seaside walking trails and close proximity to scenic mountains.
The resort has rooms offering views of the sea, golf courses open throughout all seasons and conference rooms. The facilities can be used for family holidays as well as business meetings. The resort is a four-hour drive from Seoul and two hours from Busan.
The package costs 279,000 won for two people on weekdays. For reservations and inquiries, call (055) 860-0555 or visit www.hiltonnamhae.com.