|Ngon Garden Restaurant owner Phạm Bích Hạnh( red jacket) presents a Vietnamese painting titled Thành Cổ Loa (Cổ Loa Citadel) to the DPRK delegation after their luncheon at the restaurant on February 28. — Photos courtesy of Ngon Garden|
Viet Nam News
Hà Nội — A delegation from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) led by Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) and Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the WPK Ri Su-yong arrived for a luncheon at Ngon Garden Restaurant in downtown Hà Nội yesterday.
|Bánh xèo (sizzing crepe)is one of the most tasty and delicious dishes at Ngon Garden.|
Hyon Song-wol, who is a renowned singer from the DPRK, was among the delegation.
The delegation was in Việt Nam for the DPRK-US summit.
The delegation were impressed by the restaurant’s beautiful views and traditional dishes such as gỏi cuốn tôm thịt (rolled shrimp and pork salad ), chè tổ yến chưng (birds’ nest soup) cá lăng nướng (grilled lăng fish ) bánh xèo (sizzling crepe) and many others.
|Shrimp and pork rolls.|
The guests said Ngon Garden was an ambassador for Vietnamese cuisine.
They said they would return to the restaurant next time.
|Ngon Garden’s birds’ nest soup is a tasty treat.|
Restaurant owner Phạm Bích Hạnh presented a painting titled Thành Cổ Loa
(Cổ Loa Citadel) as a gift to the delegation.
“We are very honoured and happy to welcome the DPRK delegation to Ngon Garden,” Hạnh said, adding that she hoped the delegation enjoyed the dishes. — VNS