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.
Located at the corner between Mac Thi Buoi and Phan Van Dat, Soi & Meo Taproom is a new bar opened earlier this year. With high glass windows, smoky blue painted walls, a balcony, and wooden stools and chairs, this new Saigon watering hole mixes simplicty with themed refinement. It's full of light, overlooking the streets below.
A new, conveniently located branch of the global hotel brand Ibis has opened up in Tan Binh, Ho Chi Minh City. Just five minutes from Tan Son Nhat International Airport and about 20 minutes from the city centre, this 282-room luxury hotel is ideal for both business and leisure travellers. Designed with stylish, travel-themed interiors, Ibis’ signature “Sweet Bed” and blackout curtains are on hand to enable a good night’s sleep.