Skip to main content

Le Normandie, Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Thailand

Bahasa l English

2017 was the first year of the Michelin Guide came in to Bangkok, Thailand. Some famous restaurants get a number of prestigious star ratings and international standards. One of them is Le Normandie is proud to get 2 Michelin star in 2017. The restaurant located in the Mandarin Oriental 5 star hotel has a beautiful interior of contemporary vintage style.
At lunch this time we are presented with a set menu consisting of choice 3 and 4 courses. In addition, we can also choose a package that includes wine and of course there will be an additional cost for it. Before starting the entree or appetizer, we will be served with an amuse bouche, a starter meal with one bite only.
A beautiful and seductive presentation is the hallmark of this restaurant. Artistic presentation makes me pleased to eat it. One such as Hamachi Tartare, a very unique dish with fresh hamachi meat quality. After the Amuse Bouche, we are served with Robuchon Cheese Foam with plain-looking plating, but the flavor of the cheese is amazing. A soft foam with richly flavored cheese and comes with tasty crisp potato chunks.
Just like other French restaurants, of course here provided a variety of breads that can be enjoyed as much and there is also a unique seaweed butter and it taste perfect. Each customer will be able to choose the menu available starting from entree consisting of oyster dish or fresh tar tar and etc.
Followed by a main course consisting of fish and meat dishes such as duck meat and pork. Each menu is presented with a classified presentation. The artistic shape with the color elements that make the dish very nice to be photographed. Do not forget the many dessert choices and one that is quite interesting is Crêpe Suzette presented with flambeed technique with sparks on a pan that is quite interesting to watch.
In addition to a beautiful presentation, food serving timings are very fast. There is no need to wait long, each consecutive meal is served on the table and includes a description of each meal with detailed information. The lunch experience here will be a very pleasant moment. Although the price offered is high, but very in accordance with the concept and quality provided.
In addition, while enjoying a comfortable lunch, we can also relax while viewing the scenery Chao Phraya river which is a popular tourist spot in Bangkok. Do not forget after eating all the main food, customer will be served with petit four and a choice of coffee or tea. Another nice thing, we were given a box of macarons to take home.

Yovent A full-time Food Blogger & Social Media Influencer who has been travelling overseas with huge enthusiasm exploring culinary world. Living in Jakarta with variety of culture, food style and starting blog since 2014 early. With couple of years experience, he has good references and inspiration in food photography & writing.

Le Normandie,
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, 48 Oriental Avenue, Bangkok, 10500, Thailand
Tel: +66 2 659 9000

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Michelin Guide Singapore 2017 Star Event, Fullerton Hotel, Singapore

Available in Bahasa: Click Here

Michelin Starred Restaurant Award can be regarded as one of the highest and prestigious awards in the culinary world. Singapore, as one of the multi-cultural and ethnic countries, is the only country that gets a Michelin Award in Southeast Asia this time. This year became the second year for Singapore to get a Michelin Award. Michelin Guide Restaurant itself is divided into several categories. Ranging from Restaurants that chosen into the Michelin Guide Recommendation category, Bib Gourmand, and 1, 2 and 3 Michelin Starred Restaurant. By 2016, there are a total of 29 Michelin Starred divided into categories respectively. For the year 2017, emerging several new restaurants, so the total who won the award as many as 38 restaurants. Eleven names of new restaurants that are included in the 1 Michelin star are : 1. Braci at Boat Quay, 2.Cheek by Jowl in Boon Tat Street, 3.Chef Kang’s in Mackenzie Road, 4.Garibaldi in Purvis Street, 5.Iggy’s at The Hilton Singapore, 6…

French Cuisines With Japanese Inspiration, Amuz Gourmet, South Jakarta

Bahasa l English
In this February, it has been an exciting moment for a Michelin Star chef to visit Jakarta from Tokyo with his keynote in French cuisine with Japanese inspiration. Olivier Oddos came to Indonesia in collaboration with Chef Gilles Marx from Amuz Gourmet Jakarta which is a popular fine dining in town. Chef Olivier comes from a restaurant in Tokyo with the name Chez Olivier who gets 1 Michelin star. He's here in collaboration with chef Gilles serving French cuisine with a presentation like a world-class chef with a touch of beauty and of course a complex and professional preparation process. This collaboration event took place from February 6-9th, 2018 with a set menu package from Rp 800,000 ++ to Rp 3,000,000 ++ per person. In addition to guest will enjoy a variety of quality French cuisine, of course will be spoiled with a wine selection that gives a special sensation. With the experience of Chef Olivier and Gilles long in the culinary industry, there is no doubt abou…

Port Five Six, Gading Serpong, Tangerang

Available in Bahasa: Click Here

Once a time, i used to go to Gading Serpong area where not left out from Jakarta with many restaurant and cafe around the city. It has been available various of concept and food that have been offered. Of course it does interesting for people even from Jakarta.