PHUKET: Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket is delighted to announce the appointment of Kamal Singh as Chef de Cuisine for its Asian restaurant, OrientAsia.

Born and raised in India, Chef Kamal brings with him close to two decades of experience, gained from working in various hotels and restaurants in India, Malaysia and Thailand. Passionate about sharing the rich culinary traditions of his country, he specializes in making classic Indian dishes and specialties, plated up in a sumptuous way.

“I am truly honored to have finally joined the Mövenpick Karon Beach family,” he said, “And I am excited to introduce some of the best flavors India has to offer.”

Kamal will help oversee OrientAsia, a sophisticated Asian-inspired restaurant that serves up a range of menus highlighting Thai, Vietnamese, Chinese and Indian cuisines. In addition, Chef Kamal will also help create specially-crafted menus for festive events and special occasions.

“We are thrilled to welcome Chef Kamal to our culinary team. As a native of India, his experience and expertise in the cuisine will further allow us to provide guests with authentic and exciting culinary experiences.” said Mr. Hermann Fiegl, Director of Food & Beverage at Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket.

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket invites guests to visit OrientAsia and sample a delectable selection of signature menu dishes with the new OrientAsia menu. Meanwhile, guests may also enjoy Chef Kamal’s culinary creations with the restaurant’s Indian Weekly Specials and the Asian Buffet on offer from 6:00 pm daily.

Located in Karon Beach, OrientAsia at the Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket is one of the hotel’s signature restaurants, featuring the best flavours from different corners of Asia, in a modern Chinese-style setting. It offers inside and outside seating areas overlooking the lush gardens and views of the Andaman Sea. OrientAsia is open for dinner from 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm daily.