For foodies like me go to places to try out food and sceneries would just an added benefit. Hue is one paradise for people like me. Historically, Hue serves better food that the other cities of Vietnam due to the fact that for centuries, they have been serving food for royals, Nguyen dynasty. The citizen must have passed on generation from generation the skills and recipes of these amazing royal cuisines.
There are a lot of luxurious restaurants that serve food which were then served to kings and his high ranking officials. But if you are working on a budget but still want to experience this delectable dishes of Hue city. Please check out these options.
Serene Cuisine Restaurant
It is one of the famous middle range priced restaurants in town. Their English speaking crew will definitely help you out in choosing the right food and drinks for your meal. Almost all Hue’s Traditional food is being served in this restaurant and set menu starts at 279,000 VND per 2 persons.
Address: 23 Lane 42 Nguyen Cong Tru Street
This is a budget friendly restaurant. Most of their crew can speak English and friendly. No worries if you do not know how to eat your food in Vietnamese way, they will show it to you. Serves only traditional food and NemLui is their specialty. Set meals for 1 person starts at 60,000 VND.
Address: 11 Pho Duc Chinh Street
This restaurant is solely dedicated to serve vegans and/or vegetarians. It is hard for vegans and vegetarians to find restaurants that serve good meal in most cities in Vietnam, but this one is an exception plus it is really cheap.
Address: 3 Le Quy Don Street
If you feel like missing your regular western food, try this popular restaurant that western cuisine. It’s just one of the few restaurants in the city that claims to serve authentic dishes. Meals start at 80,000 VND.
Address: 10 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street
Ganesh Indian Restaurant
Take a break from all Vietnamese cuisine and try authentic Indian dishes for a reasonable price. Get surprised on how savory these meals are in a small city in Vietnam.
Address: 34 Nguyen Tri Phuong Street
Dong Ba Market
Feeling adventurous with food? Eating local street food is a must try in Dong Ba Market during the day. From seasonal fruits, Hue’s specialties to exotic food like snails, you can try everything. Flock of locals and foreigners will be joining you with this food trip. 100,000 VND will surely make you full for the day.
( Dong Ba market – Hue tour)