Il Ponte, Millennium Seoul Hilton’s popular Italian trattoria, will host a special promotion featuring mussels and oysters – the jewels of the sea! Available in a stunning five-course meal until the end of of February, this special event is a wonderful way to enjoy these delectable shellfish when they are at their freshest and most plump!
The five-course extravaganza will include: fresh oysters with shallot red wine vinaigrette; seafood soup with tomato and mussels; spaghetti with mussels and oyster meat, with oregano and a white wine sauce; grilled sea bass with sautéed spinach and lemon butter in mussels sauce; and finally, pear cooked in Dolcetto red wine served with vanilla ice cream. The meal is priced at KW89,000 per person.
Since ancient times, fresh oysters have long been one of the most sought-after and highly prized delicacies in the world. Regarded as the jewel of the sea, these pearl-bearing gems of the deep blue sea boast highly nutritive and restorative powers! Oysters are a rich source of protein, vitamins, calcium and other minerals. They are even said to have highly beneficial effects on cholesterol and high blood pressure! Mussels, another bivalve mollusc, has been enjoyed as food for thousands of years. They can be cooked in a variety of ways, and many nations or cultures have their own version of the perfect mussels dish!
Il Ponte features the finest Italian cuisine from tempting home-mad pasta and authentic Itlalian pizza to mouthwatering regional dishes. Il Ponte also has an extensive choice of exquisite Italian and international wines.
For reservations or enquiries, please call Il Ponte at (02) 317-3270. The price quoted above is already inclusive of tax and service charge.