Archive: July 10, 2018

Bangkok’s finest Thai food in Como Metropolitan Bangkok

ABOUT For the last five years, nahm has consistently ranked in the top 10 restaurants in Asia in the annual San Pellegrino and Acqua Panna list. In 2017, nahm was once more awarded one of the guide’s coveted Michelin stars, putting it among the top restaurants in Asia.

nahm emphasises the strong, fresh flavours of traditional Thai cuisine, headed by chef Pim Techamuanvivit. Chef Pim delivers tastes and textures in dishes of all varieties, whether savoury or sweet, meats, seafood or vegetables.

CONCEPT nahm has proved itself one of the best places for Thai cuisine in Sathorn, the central Bangkok district where COMO Metropolitan Bangkok resides.

nahm uses robustly flavoured ingredients—garlic, shrimp paste, chillies, lemongrass—and melds them together to create a sophisticated, subtle elegance in which every element is in perfect balance. This includes curries, salads, relishes, soups and stir-fries, often featuring traditional ingredients less seen in modern Thai restaurants.

PHILOSOPHY nahm values the strong, fresh flavours of traditional Thai cuisine, and delivers surprising tastes and textures in dishes of all varieties, whether savoury or sweet, meats, seafood or vegetables.

At nahm restaurant, our Thai cuisine uses some of the best market-fresh produce in the world, all carefully put together by an experienced team of chefs led by Pim Techamuanvivit. Standout dishes feature rare ingredients from all regions of Thailand, including a coconut and turmeric blue swimmer crab curry with calamansi lime. There’s also a colourful array of salty and sweet Thai desserts.

Chef Pim Techamuanvivit

who heads the restaurant, wants diners who visit nahm to feel as though they’re dining in the home of sophisticated Thai friends. The restaurant occupies the ground floor of the hotel, overlooking the outdoor pool. Guests may dine within its cool interiors or out on the terrace. There’s also a private dining room ideal for corporate or social events.

Chef Prin Polsuk

A treat for the senses with light and dark in a quirky, industrial space

The Light Room Food

The Dark Room Food

Awards

2017

The Test Kitchen “Restaurant of the Year” at the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards

2017

The Test Kitchen placed 45th at the Elite Traveler Top 100 Restaurant

2016

The Test Kitchen “Restaurant of the Year” at the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards

2016

The Test Kitchen awarded Two Plates in the JHP Gourmet Guide

2016

The Test Kitchen wins Best Restaurant in Africa at The Worlds Best Restaurant Awards

2016

The Test Kitchen placed 22nd at The Worlds Best Restaurant Awards

2016

The Test Kitchen placed 45th at The Elite Traveler Top 100 Restaurants

2015

The Test Kitchen “Restaurant of the Year” at the 2015 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards

2015

The Test Kitchen placed 22nd at the TripAdvisor Best Fine Dining Restaurant in the World and 1st at The TripAdvisor Best Fine Dining Restaurant in Africa

2015

The Test Kitchen placed 28th at The Worlds 50 Best Restaurants, sponsored by S. Pellegrino & Acqua Panna

2015

The Test Kitchen placed 44th at the Elite Traveler Top 100 Restaurants

2014

The Test Kitchen placed 45th at the Elite Traveler Top 100 Restaurants

2014

The Test Kitchen voted “Best in Africa” and ranked 48th place at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants by S. Pellegrino & Acqua Panna

2014

The Test Kitchen “Restaurant of the Year” Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards

2013

The Test Kitchen awarded the ” Cacao Barry One to Watch Award” at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants by S. Pellegrino & Acqua Panna

2013

The Test Kitchen ranked 61st at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants by S. Pellegrino & Acqua Panna

2013

The Test Kitchen “Restaurant of the Year” Eat Out Dstv Food Network Restaurant Awards

2012

The Test Kitchen ranked 74th at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants by S. Pellegrino & Acqua Panna

2012

The Test Kitchen “Restaurant of the Year” Eat Out Dstv Food Network Restaurant Awards

2011

Luke Dale Roberts “Chef of the Year” Eat Out Dstv Food Network Restaurant Awards

Chef Luke Dale-Roberts

Copacabana Palace

Rio’s brightest star is always in style

An art deco masterpiece, Belmond Copacabana Palace is the crown jewel on the world’s most iconic beach

Since its doors swung open in 1923, this landmark hotel has entertained the rich and the famous. A hive of activity, this is the spot to mix with Brazil’s elite over caipirinhas. What’s more, it’s the best seat in the house for Rio’s theatrical highlights: the spirited spring carnival and firework-flecked new year.

Different. Better. Special.

Staying with us turns a trip to Rio de Janeiro into an unforgettably unique escape. Here are just some of the features that make us stand out from the crowd.

A timeless hideaway in the heart of a buzzing city

Hotel Cipriani Restaurant

Be dazzled by the depth and richness of Northern Italian flavors at one of Rio’s best-loved restaurants. Seamlessly blending seasonal, local produce with imported Italian delicacies, our menu is a joyful mix of cultures.

Pool Bar

Opening times: Daily 10am – 7pm

Soak up the cosmopolitan scene at Rio’s most glamorous pool. Sit back and relax with your drink of choice, or pick from a selection of handmade pizzas and light bites.

Pergula Restaurant

One of Rio’s most vibrant Carioca restaurants, Pergula reflects the colourful spirit of the city. Savor a selection of fresh local classics and Mediterranean-inspired dishes. The show kitchen is the perfect spot to watch Chef Filipe Rizzato preparing each sensational dish. Indulge with delicious cocktails, while a DJ sets the soundtrack on weekend evenings.

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Live the high life in the Italian sun

Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo offers everything you need for unforgettable holidays in Italy. Dive into our cooling panoramic pool, surrounded by lush terraced gardens, or keep active in our well-equipped fitness centre.

DELUXE JUNIOR SUITE

Ease into the day with a relaxing breakfast on your private balcony or terrace. Some Deluxe Junior Suites can be connected, making them ideal for families.

EXECUTIVE JUNIOR SUITE

With a large living area, spacious terrace, marble bathroom and a full range of luxurious amenities, these suites are perfect for those planning a longer stay.

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A CENTURY OF ELEGANCE IN SAN SEBASTIAN

Since opening in 1912, the restored Hotel Maria Cristina has been closely linked to the history and cultural life of San Sebastian.

Experience gracious hospitality on a grand scale in the hotel’s rooms and suites. Decorated in a sophisticated palette of greys and white, the rooms are a quiet haven of luxury, style, technology and a dazzling range of services which, combined, make for an unforgettable stay.

SUITE DREAMS IN SAN SEBASTIAN

The 28 luxury suites at the exclusive Hotel Maria Cristina, are designed in a Belle Époque architecture which provides guests with maximum comfort. The suites’ contemporary decoration, with marble fireplaces, glass lamps and velvet turquoise arm chairs, come together with shades of grey, beige and green to give the rooms an exquisite elegance.With all of their facilities, amenities and complete exclusivity, the suites at Hotel Maria Cristina are perfect for businessmen, families and romantic escapes.

JUNIOR SUITE

Our Junior Suite has a spacious hall leading into a large living room, where you will find an eye-catching turquoise velvet sofa and dresser.

Highlights:

  • 60 square meters
  • City and Urumea river views
  • Separate living room
  • Maximum capacity: 3 people
  • Elemis signature bath amenities

GARDEN VIEW SUITE

These elegant and spacious suites stand out for their tranquility and magnificent garden views. Ideal for families that would like a suite connected to another room for the children.

Highlights:

  • 77 square meters
  • Garden views
  • Maximun capacity: 3 people
  • Elemis signature bath amenities
  • Connecting rooms available

RIVER VIEW SUITE

The River View Suites have large windows that provide plenty of natural light, both in the room and in the living room, and offer breathtaking views of the Urumea River. These suites can connect to a Premium River room.

Highlights:

  • 77 square meters
  • 85 square meters
  • Urumea river views
  • Dressing room
  • Maximun capacity: 3 people
  • Elemis signature bath amenities
  • Connecting rooms available

TERRACE SUITE

Located on the top floor of the hotel, these suites offer unparalleled panoramic views. With a spectacular terrace completely equipped with a table, chairs and sun loungers for you to make the most of the sunny days.

Highlights:

  • 89 square meters
  • City and Urumea river views
  • Dressing room
  • Maximun capacity: 3 people
  • Large furnishded terrace
  • Loewe signature bath amenities

ROYAL SUITE

The majesty and refinement of the Royal Suite exceed the expectations of every guest. It’s location, in the tower of the hotel, allows for the oval shape of the magnificent living room, where the parqué floors are covered with elegant carpets and the elliptical marble coffee table.

Highlights:

  • 74 square meters
  • City and Urumea river views
  • Large oval living room
  • Bose sound system
  • Maximun capacity: 3 people
  • Loewe signature bath amenities

BETTE DAVIS SUITE

A unique suite, renowned as being the suite in which Bette Davis stayed during her last visit to San Sebastian in 1989. Decorated with a private collection of pictures of the actress as well as some of her most important films.

Highlights:

  • 78 square meters
  • City and Urumea river views
  • Large oval living room
  • Bette Davis photo & film collection
  • Bose sound system
  • Loewe signature bath amenities

ROYAL TERRACE SUITE

The only Royal Suite located in the attic, which has 2 fully furnished terraces, offering panoramic 180º views of the river and the city.

Highlights:

  • 110 square meters
  • Top floor location
  • City and Urumea river panoramic views
  • Large oval living room
  • Bose sound system
  • Two private terraces
  • Loewe signature bath amenities

The Luxury Collection Concierge

San Sebastian Foods