The Royal Pavilion and R&J Italian Lounge & Restaurant at The Reverie Saigon is once again presenting two specialty set dinners recognizing the legacy of the famed Venetian traveller Marco Polo until 30 September.

An enduring tale of Marco Polo is that he brought pasta back to Europe after his journey through Asia and China. During his expeditions, Marco Polo feasted at the tables of emperors including the famed Kublai Khan of Mongolia. Each dinner introducing him to the wondrous spices, ingredients, and recipes of Asia.

Celebrating this blend of culinary culture, two of the prestigious restaurants found within The Reverie Saigon at the Times Square Building are proud to host specialty set dinners. Available through September, the Marco Polo set dinners feature a blend of ingredients and recipes to create one-of-a-kind gastronomic journeys through Asia and Europe.

R&J Italian Lounge & Restaurant will host a seven-course set dinner featuring a fusion of contemporary Italian and Chinese dishes, such as Imported buffalo mozzarella, roasted marinated tomato; Seafood soup; Steamed belt fish; Wagyu beef Bolognese dim sum; Mustard seeds marinated Iberico pork belly; Slow baked USDA beef brisket; and Mango sago panna cotte; for just 1,388,000++ per person or 2,288,000++ with paired wines. The Royal Pavilion, meanwhile, with a five-course set dinner will take on a creative blend of Italian and Cantonese ingredients evidences in Pan fried scallop with X.O sauce, Grilled pumpkin soup with seafood and crab meat, Deep-fried king prawn in spicy, Braised homemade squid ink pasta with shredded barbeque pork in abalone sauce, and Watercress gelato Henkell crystal. The Royal Pavilion set dinner is available for 1,688,000++ per person or 2,788,000++ with matched wines.

About The Royal Pavilion

Capturing the essence of Cantonese fine dining, the talented culinary team at the Royal Pavilion presents an exquisite array of authentic cuisine featuring only the finest ingredients.

Level 4, Times Square Building

 About R&J Italian Lounge & Restaurant

Taking its name from Shakespeare’s epic romance, Romeo and Juliet, R&J stokes a similar passion in lovers of traditional Italian cuisine. Prepared under the watchful eye of a renowned Italian chef, the menu at R&J features exquisite Italian cuisine, prepared with the finest seasonal produce and presented with flair right in the heart of Saigon.

B1, Ground & Mezzanine Level – Times Square Building

The Reverie Saigon

Times Square Building

22-36 Nguyen Hue Blvd. & 57-69F Dong Khoi St.

District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

Tel: (028) 3823 6688

Marco Polo 2018


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