Oriental Cuisines Pvt. Ltd. – the fastest growing restaurant chain of India has added yet another innovative feather to its cap, by launching Chennai’s first fun-dining restaurant Va Pho, a novel concept to the city. The restaurant was launched by Malaysian Expat Chef, Norzamri Bin Zainal who was also the esteemed Chief Guest for the event. Mr. Reynold Fernandes – Chief Executive Officer, Oriental Cuisines Pvt. Ltd , other dignitaries and chefs of the chain were also present at the occasion.
Va Pho is the latest gastronomical hotspot which features pan-Asian fusion delicacies from different countries such as China, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, Korea and Myanmar. The restaurant offers a new and unique experience like never before, by combining together the essential blend of food and fun. It magically infuses a delectable cuisine prepared with rich ingredients along with a lively ambience that allows one to have utmost fun, making it a perfect place to connect like-minded people.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Reynold Fernandes, Chief Executive Officer, Oriental Cuisines Pvt. Ltd., said, “We are more than thrilled to be the pioneers to introduce this ‘concept restaurant’ to the market. The idea of our fun-dining restaurant is all about ‘Your Space’, wherein diners can choose dishes based on their mood and associate it with a place to go to – be it a cool hangout or even an all-day dining restaurant. The team has put in a lot of research about multiple cuisines and guests’ preferences, in order to harmoniously bring these cuisines together. We will be opening more outlets in Chennai and will also introduce Va Pho in three other cities by the end of this year.”
Spearheaded by the Corporate Chef of Oriental Cuisines – Chef Aji Joseph, Va Pho’s exclusive menu was conceptualized by the combined efforts of Chef Ram Kumar, Chef Vimal and other experts who have worked tirelessly in order to create a unique fusion Pan-Asian experience, which Chennai food enthusiasts have never witnessed before. The specially crafted menu is focused around comfort dining and the mouth-watering dishes are available in small plates, large plates and community dining, which aim to highlight the cuisine at its best. To match the tastes and preference of the customers over time, the chefs of the restaurant will offer trending delicacies by constantly upgrading the menu.
The art and décor of Va Pho is also a feast to one’s eyes. The interior of the restaurant is given a quirky touch with an explosion of bold pop art and vibrant colour. The décor is meant to reflect the mood of the millennial, with the atmosphere being casual and comfortable to its core. The restaurant also offers exciting gaming options such as Jenga, Monopoly, Chess, Chinese checkers and roulette which can be played during short breaks while dining. The newest edition of Oriental Cuisines, Va Pho aims to truly provide a unique dining experience at an affordable cost and is sure to create some buzz in the town with its delectable décor and irresistible cuisine.
Va Pho is located at 73, Cathedral Road Chennai -86 (Next to Sera). For queries and other information, please contact 044 4856 6555
About Oriental Cuisines Pvt. Ltd. : Established in 1994, Oriental Cuisines Private Limited (OCPL) has enhanced the palate of India with a remarkable range of cuisines from all over the globe. From tantalizing Thai to sinful Spanish, to the robust richness of the Malabar Coast, minimalist Japanese to spicy Chinese, fun and fast eats to exquisite patisserie and rich desserts. Usually, the tone and theme of restaurants and bars are defined by the cultural mix of a city. It isn’t every day that this effect happens in reverse. Ever since its inception, the distinct identity and definitive quality standards of brands under Oriental Cuisines Private Limited (OCPL) have influenced an entire generation – first in Chennai and now all over India. Originally founded by foodie, professor, restaurateur and entrepreneur M Mahadevan, Oriental Cuisines Private Limited has grown as a robust brand with 150 + outlets. Our global cuisine brings the finest flavours of the world to our esteemed customers. Oriental Cuisines’ brands include The French Loaf, Le Chocolatier, Sera Tapas Bar and Restaurant, Benjarong, Teppan, EnteKeralam, Wangs Kitchen, China Town and Planet Yumm.