Romantic Valentine's Dining & Spa Indulgence at InterContinental Hong Kong

2016/01/05

This coming Valentine's Day let InterContinental Hong Kong provide the electrifying venue to ignite romance. On Sunday, February 14, 2016 our celebrated restaurants are featuring special Valentine's menus, highlighted by superb cuisine, attentive yet discreet service and dramatic harbour views.

Alternatively, treat your special someone to a relaxing and pampering I-Spa Day with our "Romantic I-Spa Indulgence for Two" (Available throughout the month of February).

Romantic Dining on Valentine's Day

Four of InterContinental Hong Kong's restaurants offer romantic set dinners for two, showcasing enticing menus, attentive service and panoramic harbourviews.

Please note that all February 14 Valentine's Night Dinners are priced for 2 persons inclusive of 10% service charge.

SPOON by Alain Ducasse

1-Michelin star

For an intimate dinner, sure to impress, reserve a table at the 1-Michelin star SPOON by Alain Ducasse, featuring contemporary French cuisine inspired by world-famous chef Alain Ducasse.

On Saturday, February 14, SPOON Executive Chef Stephane Gortina is creating a 6-course dinner at HK$5,288 for 2 persons inclusive of 10% service charge. The special menu starts with Oscietra Caviar with buckwheat blinis, followed by Blue Lobster from Brittany with small spelt and black truffle. Next is Black Angus Chateaubriand with duck foie gras-truffle, followed by Brin'd'amour cheese with country bread, condiments and dried fruit. The indulgent tasting menu continues with Wild Strawberry Charlotte with warm jus; and finally, for dessert, Chocolate Passion Fruit.

Please click here for the menu.

NOBU InterContinental Hong Kong

 

Pre-Valentine’s Japanese Terrarium Workshop with MicroForest

Saturday, February 13

NOBU is partnering with Micro Forest, a non-profit organization that supports local single mothers, to conduct a workshop on Japanese Terrarium Arranging. MicroForest is inspired by the Sogetsu ( 草月流 ). The School of Japanese Floral Art (Ikebana) founded in 1927 by Sofu Teshigahara. Its aim is the connection of people and nature through floral arrangements that exemplify peace, beauty and balance. Each Micro Forest is a unique balance of plants and stones, creating harmony and beauty in a glass.

The NOBU Pre-Valentine's Workshop will include an introduction to the history of Japanese Floral Art, plus a hands-on tutorial on MicroForest arrangement, with all the tools and plants needed to create your own Terrarium arrangement (approximately 20 x 20 x 21cm) – a perfect Valentine's gift for that someone special. The workshop includes a light breakfast with coffee and pastries. Following the workshop, enjoy a 6-course NOBU Omakase lunch inclusive of soft drinks or juice and a glass of Champagne or wine. The price is HK$1488 + 10% service per person or HK$2,888 + 10% for couple. (The workshop conducted by Ms. Rainbow Chow, chief tutor from MicroForest, is limited to 10 persons.)

MicroForest website
Demonstration Video by Rainbow Chow
MicroForest FaceBook

NOBU InterContinental will celebrate Valentine's Day with a special Omakase Valentine's Day Dinner Menu. As per Nobu Matsuhisa, "I always put something special in my food – my heart or "kokoro" as we call it in Japanese." NOBU Executive Chef Sean Mell will present a special 8-course Valentine’s menu at HK$3,988 for 2 persons inclusive of 10% service charge. The menu features a starter of Sake Mushi-Awabi, Red Shrimp Sashimi, with Rainbow Kiwi Yuzu Dressing. followed by Toro Tataki, Aburi Tairagai with Romanesco Blood Orange Dressing. Next is a Deluxe Sushi Assortment, followed by Uni & Oyster with Jalapeño Dressing. The new-style Japanese feast continues with Lobster Tempura with Strawberry Amazu Ponzu. This is followed by Smoked Buri Fillet, with Smoked Buri Filet, with sunchoke emulsion. Next is A5 Miyasaki Wagyu with Dark Cacao Miso, followed by Cold Soba with Uni Soy. Finally for dessert, Angel Gateau with Cassis, Cherry, Strawberry.

Nobu’s Sunday Lunch menu is a great way to experience Nobu's innovative new-style Japanese cuisine, with a choice of 4 appetizers, 1 main course, 1 rice or noodles and 1 dessert: HK$548 per person / HK$748 inclusive of free-flowing Champagne (plus 10% service).

Please click here for the NOBU lunch and dinner menus.

THE STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill

For a "hearty" meal,THE STEAK HOUSE winebar + grill presents a 4-course dinner at HK$4,788 for 2 personsinclusive of 10% service charge. The special menu by STEAK HOUSE Chef Chui Ming Chan starts with "Lovers' Salad Bar" with Balik Salmon, Cherry Stone Clams and King Crab Legs, followed by "Dream Lovers": with Pan-seared Japanese Scallop with Sea Urchin Sauce and Truffle Mushroom Cappuccino "For Her" and Pan-seared Duck Foie Gras with Caramelized Apple and Blue Crab Bisque "For Him".

From the Charcoal Grill for the main course: "For Her": US Petit Filet Mignon (6 oz.) & Boston Lobster Thermidor. For Him: US Striploin (9 oz) & a Jumbo King Prawn – all served with a heart of vegetable skewer. For dessert, our InterContinental Hong Kong Executive Pastry Chef Cyril Dupuis has created a special dessert entitled "Forever Love" which is a Lychee & Rose Petal Cheesecake with Raspberry Sherbet.

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Lobby Lounge

With its dramatic panoramic harbourview, the Lobby Lounge offers a romantic option for Valentine's Day.

Enjoy a 3-course menu at HK$2,280 for 2 persons inclusive of 10% service charge. The menu features an appetizer sampler to share entitled "Romantic Lovers" – comprised of Aristocrat Caviar, French Oysters with Champagne Sabayon, Balik Style Salmon and Tuna Tartar with Wasabi Sauce. For the main course "In Love" features a choice of French Scallops with Black Truffle or US Beef Filet Mignon with Black Truffle. For dessert, InterContinental Hong Kong's Executive Pastry Chef Cyril Dupuis has created "Eternity" - Choux Puff Pastry with Raspberry Ganache and Crispy Pearls.

Finally, enjoy freshly brewed coffee or fine Mariage Freres Tea and Valentine's Petits Fours.

Please click here for the menu.

Begin or end your romantic evening with cocktails in the Lobby Lounge, with the stunning backdrop of Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong Island.

From 9:00pm onwards on Valentine's Night in the Lobby Lounge, relax over drinks and take in the spectacular view while listening to the live jazz music and romantic ballads performed by our featured guest vocalist Umara Rifky and a live quartet.

Lobby Lounge Valentine’s Afternoon Tea Set (available from February 11 - 29)

The Lobby Lounge celebrates romance from February 11 - 29 with its Valentin's themed Afternoon Tea Set. HK$608 for 2 persons (Monday - Friday) / HK$628 for 2 persons (Weekends & Public Holidays).

The Valentine's Tea Set includes a selection of gourmet sandwiches including Ginger Soya Bean Jelly with Crab Meat, Broccoli Puree with Wild Mushrooms, Deep-fried Foie Gras with Fig Jam and Smoked Salmon & Sour Cream in a Cone. Executive Pastry Chef Cyril Dupuis has created authentic Parisian style pastries that include Lemon/Blueberry Cake, Heart-shaped BlackBerry Tea Chocolate Cake, and Napoleon with Cranberry/Kaffir-lime & Mandarin/Grapefruit, Ispahan Lychee/Rose Flowers and Chocolate/Raspberry Choux Puff Pastry Ganache. Along with homemade warm scones, served with clotted cream and Earl Grey jelly and Strawberry jam, the Valentine's Tea Set also comes with "Lollipop Kisses".

Yan Toh Heen

2-Michelin stars

Our 2-Michelin star Cantonese Restaurant Yan Toh Heen will be open on Sunday, February 14 for both lunch and dinner. On Valentine’s evening, Yan Toh Heen offers a special 8-course set menu for two persons at HK$3,288 inclusive of 10% service.

Executive Chef Lau Yiu Fai's Cantonese specialty menu includes :Caviar and Avocado with Crabmeat Salad, Braised Imperial Bird's Nest Stuffed in Bamboo Piths and Fish Maw, Poached Lobster and Bird's Nest in Egg White served with a Crispy Lobster Dumpling with Burrata Cheese. This is followed by Wok-seared Garoupa Fillet with Peach and Almonds and French Quail in Two Servings: Wok-seared French Quail with Maple Sauce and Wok-fried Minced Quail with Black Truffle served with Lettuce Wraps. Next is Wok-fried Wagyu Beef and Xue Lian with Beancurd, followed by Inaniwa Noodles with a Crispy Dumpling in Supreme Broth. For dessert, Apple Romanoff.

Please click here for the menu.

The a la carte menu is also available.

Harbourside

Looking for an alternative to an intimate Valentine’s Dinner, why not treat your loved ones and friends to Harbourside’s acclaimed Dinner Buffet. On Sunday, February 14, indulge in Harbourside's elaborate Seafood & Sushi Buffet Dinnerwith its abundant array of international dishes and decadent dessert buffet, HK$1,238 per adult / HK$798 per child (aged 3-11 years old) inclusive of 10% service charge. (Two seatings: 5:30pm-8:00pm / 8:30pm-11:00pm)

The elaborate international buffet showcases features Live Action Stations. Highlights on the Fireworks Dinner Buffet will include a Hot Oyster Station with freshly made Oysters Rockefeller and Kilpatrick and Deep-fried Oysters. A highlight on the Sushi and Sashimi Counter will be Japanese Ahi Tuna Sashimi.

The Grilled Seafood Station will include Pan-seared Boston Lobster; while the 9-tiered Korean Steamed Seafood station will showcase Scallops, Clams, Crabs and Whelk. Featured hot seafood dishes range from Boiled Abalone & Whelk Soup, Sea Cucumber & Chinese Shitake Mushrooms with Oyster Sauce to Pork Knuckles, Turnip Pudding to Prawns in XO Sauce and Baked Crab Shell. The Carving Station will showcase Roasted Australian Wagyu Prime Rib.

Advance reservations for all of our restaurants are highly recommended.

Please call our Restaurant Reservations Centre at Tel: +852 2313 2323 or E-mail: fb.hongkong@ihg.com.

Please click here to download high-res images of special Valentine's dishes and selected restaurant interiors.

Couples Cooking with our Culinary Stars

On Saturday, February 6, why not plan a Pre-Valentine’s Couple's Cooking Class with your partner? Learn to make dishes with Black Truffle with Stéphane Gortina, Executive Chef at the 1-Michelin star SPOON by Alain Ducasse. Stéphane will demonstrate how to make Black Truffle Risotto and Fillet of Beef Rossini Style. (Then you can try to recreate the special menu at home for Valentine's Dinner!)

The Cooking Class is 10:30am-2:30pm and is inclusive of a light breakfast and lunch with beverages (wine or Champagne, plus tea, coffee and juices). Price: HK$1,888 per adult Reserve two or more weeks in advance and received 20% off the above prices.
Minimum class size is four persons; maximum class size is ten persons.

Romantic I-Spa Pearl Indulgence for Two

During the month of February. treat your special someone to a relaxing and indulgent I-Spa Day with our "Romantic I-Spa Indulgence for Two".

This relaxing treatment begins with a 60-minute Holistic Organic Aromatherapy Massage followed by a 30-minute Oriental foot massage for each person. The journey helps to release physical tension and to calm the mind.

This romantic I-Spa experience includes complimentary use of our state-of-the-art Fitness Centre and the large outdoor Pool Terrace with one of the city's largest outdoor swimming pools and the hotel's iconic 3-temperature spa pools overlooking Victoria Harbour.

Your I-Spa journey is inclusive of a 3-course "ihealth" lunch served at the Pool Terrace overlooking Victoria Harbour.

HK$3,800 per couple

For further information and spa appointments, please contact: I-Spa at InterContinental Hong Kong at
Tel: +852 2721 1211 or E-mail: hkghc.spa@ihg.com

Terms & Conditions

 

  • Available February 1 - 29, 2016 (9:00am-6:00pm)
  • This offer cannot be used in conjunction with other I-Spa Day Packages or promotions
  • Advance reservations are required and are subject to availability.

 

For further information and spa appointments, please contact: I-Spa at InterContinental Hong Kong at
Tel: +852 2721 1211 or E-mail: hkghc.spa@ihg.com

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