Lazy Sunday afternoons

tasty July 14, 2017 01:00

By The Nation

Make a date for the Sunday Jazzy Brunch at Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit and tuck into a gourmet feast of baked snapper with Thai herbs, tender roast porchetta, and roast prime rib of beef.

Held across Rossini’s, Basil, and The Living Room, the Sunday Jazzy Brunch features appetisers, cold cuts, salads, soups, fresh imported seafood and oysters, dim sum, sushi, exotic Indian curries, and Thai favourites plus much more. From August to December, every first Sunday of the month, help raise funds for the Paediatric Cardiac Surgery Foundation at the monthly charity auctions. The brunch is priced at Bt2,500. Book a seat at (02) 649 8353. 

Bangkok gets a baby gentoo

Join the naming contest for Bangkok’s new-born penguin and get the chance to win a total of Bt30,000 in prizes along with free admission to Sea Life Bangkok. The world-class aquarium at Siam Paragon has proudly announced the birth of a baby Gentoo penguin on June 2, the first to be born in Thailand as part of Sea Life’s “Sustainable Aquarium Administration – Breed, Rescue, Protect” project. The deadline for submissions is July 31. Find out more at Facebook: Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World. 

Decapod delights

Tuck into crunchy crustaceans at the all you can eat, “Shrimp and Prawn” festival every Wednesday night at The World restaurant, Centara Grand at CentralWorld. Dishes include Shrimp Bisque, Tom Yam Goong, Salt and Pepper, Tempura style, Coconut Prawns with mango chilli sauce and Shrimp Gumbo. There’s also a selection of seafood on ice and a few international dishes. The dinner is |available from 6 and costs Bt1,390 including sparkling wine. Reserve a table at (|02) 100 6255. 

Treasures from the sea

The chefs at Up & Above pay homage to the Andaman Sea in August, creating recipes that showcase the ocean’s freshest catch. Seafood lovers can indulge in appetisers such as fritto misto, spicy pomelo salad, snapper picatta, sea bass and grilled giant tiger prawns. The seafood promotion is available for lunch and dinner from August 1 to 31 and prices start at Bt350. Book your table at |(02) 687 9000.

Fresh from the grill 

Treat yourself to a scrumptious 3-course Japanese Grill this month and next at the Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside’s Eurasian Grill at. You’ll start your meal with delicious grilled sesame tuna salad with sesame dressing, followed by a fine double boiled crab claw served with Japanese mushroom clear soup, and end with grilled Miso marinated Hokkaido scallops served with vegetables, garlic fried rice and pickled turnip. The set is served for dinner only and priced at Bt890-plus. Make a date at (02) 688 1000.