The good, the great and the glamourous were out in force for the official press launch of Vivaanta, the new fine dining restaurant on the Mailbox canal.
Specialising in sumptuous Indian cuisine with an emphasis on a large choice of seafood dishes, the restaurant hopes to add another layer of pizazz on the formidable curry market. The event boasted an array of presenting talent including Capital FM DJs Katy Poulson and Sacha Brooks.Guests enjoyed seafood canapés and cocktails whilst being entertained by elegant Bollywood violinist, Jessica Crabtree, known for performing at Amir Khan’s Engagement Party, and an extravagant Bollywood Dreams dance duo who thrilled the crowd with their dazzling costumes and energetic routines.
Guests indulged in some signature dishes from the a la carte menu which featured delectable chicken and lamb curries, as well as spicy duck and venison dishes. The Seafood menu is quite extensive and offers monkfish, king prawns, scallop fillets, seabass, crab and a spectacular slow-cooked Lobster dish.
Vivaanta also serve a selection of cocktails for those seeking to please their pallets in liquid form and is set to draw diners from near and far to taste the marvellous treats on offer.Vivaanta owner, Mr Shah Alam, said:
We are really excited to be launching Vivaanta, Seafood and Spice restaurant. We will provide a high class Indian restaurant; fresh produce cooked with passion and excellent customer service.
Vivaanta offers seafood and spice and all things nice and will impress those who enjoy the finer things in life. I’m sure this new venue will be a welcome addition to the Mailbox scene.