Looking for some seriously last-minute ideas for Valentine’s Day and Lunar New Year? Check out what’s on offer at Salt & Palm and No.5 Restaurant & Bar.
Salt & Palm is a hidden leafy retreat in the heart of Glebe and does not disappoint in delivering authentic and flavourful Indonesian cuisine.
Valentine’s Day/Galentine’s Day
Offering both a vegan and non-vegan set menu option, there is literally something for everyone! Celebrating with the gals this year instead? All cocktails are on point.
Special Vegan Set Menu – $40pp includes a welcome cocktail per person, shared Balinese-themed banquet dishes and an individually served dessert. Always miss out on the traditional satay chicken? Enjoy this traditional dish with plant-based mince instead and topped with garlic, chilli, turmeric, galangal, kaffir lime leaf and kencur.
Regular Set Menu – $50pp includes a welcome cocktail per person and a three-course individually served dishes. Signature dish on this menu is a creamy prawn noodle from Palembang city in the island of Sumatra.
Lunar New Year
Prosperity Meal – $40pp includes a free welcome cocktail per person and a shared banquet of Indonesian–Chinese dishes. Minimum 2 people. You’ll find braised pork belly with egg and fried prawns and pork mince rolls on this menu.
Abundance Meal – $50pp includes a welcome cocktail per person and a shared banquet of Indonesian–Chinese inspired dishes. Minimum 4 people. In addition to the above menu, fried fresh snapper topped with sweet and sour sauce and pineapple can be enjoyed.
No.5 Restaurant & Baris situated in an old polishing gem factory in Alexandria and is known for its fresh and seasonal Australian produce with hints of umami flavour.
Guests will be treated to a bottle of wine (choice of pinot gris, rosé, or pinot noir), a selection of entrees, main meal and dessert. Diners will be able to take home a preserved flower bouquet by local florist. No.5’s menu is $95 per person. If lunch is more your style, there are still spots available for No.5’s two- & three-course Seasonal Lunch menu with soothing sounds by Mary Cowell playing from 12pm.
No.5 Restaurant & Bar
5 McCauley Street, Alexandria NSW 2015
(02) 9030 0009
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