The Korea Herald


Fine Italian dining with wine and cocktails


Published : Oct. 10, 2011 - 19:23

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Try polenta gratin with sauteed seafood, rare-grilled tuna with spicy tomato sauce along with over 50 beverages to choose from, including wine and cocktails.

For Italian food lovers, a special promotion offered by Oakwood Premier Coex Center’s Residents’ Lounge will be a pleasant surprise. Running from Oct. 12-30, the special offer features Italian cuisine provided by its chef with over 30 years of experience at five-star hotels.
Rare Grilled Tuna with Spicy Tomato Sauce.  (Oakwood Premier Coex Center Seoul) Rare Grilled Tuna with Spicy Tomato Sauce.  (Oakwood Premier Coex Center Seoul)

The promotion offers mouth-watering appetizers such as beef carpaccio with rucola and capricciosa salad served with artichokes, tiger prawns and prosciutto ham. Roast chicken with gnocchi in garlic oil is another must-try, as well as the rare-grilled tuna and the polenta gratin. Chocolate cake complimented with fried apple and vanilla sauce will be served as dessert. The lounge also offers a wide collection of beverages, including wine and cocktails.

Daniel Kim, F&B Assistant Manager said a Gin Martini or the Chianti Classico Toscana from Antinori would go well with the featured cuisine.

Pasta and main dishes start at 21,000 won during the promotional period.

The Residents’ Lounge, located on the fifth floor of Oakwood Premier Coex Center, is a luxurious multifunctional space where visitors can dine, relax, or even hold business meetings. Its all-day dining menu features a total of 36 items, offering Korean, Western, and fusion specialties. A modern pool table is available in the bar area.

The lounge’s Banquet Room, which can house up to 50 people, is an ideal place for engagement parties or small business meetings or presentations.

The lounge opens from 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. For more information, call (02) 3466-7203.