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Mandarin Cafe

24 Tran Cao Van St. | South Bank, Hue 470000, Vietnam
(054) 821 281
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“banana pancakes” (20 reviews)
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“spring rolls” (36 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00 Hours
Cafe, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
24 Tran Cao Van St. | South Bank, Hue 470000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Mandarin Cafe (or Mr. Cu's, as we call it) is awesome in every way. Food is great (we've eaten almost everything they have), price is good, atmosphere is the best! The staff are friendly and hard working. They remember who you are year after year...More

Thank mrssarge2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice, decent place to eat something, both in international or vietnamese kitchen. Reasonable prices. Mr. Cu, the owner is a excellent photographer and one may enjoy having a look at his albums.

Thank Michalis V
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my family's first stop in Hue, and we loved it! Mr. Cu and the rest of the staff are so lovely! The food is authentic and delicious, but not too difficult for tourists. The restaurant itself is lovely, local, and happy. An absolute...More

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mandarin has been my base for six years coming to Hue. Mr Cu and his wife run a tight ship with great food, service and friendly staff.

Thank Cavman66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Make this your first stop in Hue to get a free walking map, have a delicious ice coffee and look at beautiful photos of the people and places around Hue.

Thank Roslyn I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived to Hue after the afternoon train and were looking for a place to eat. We found Mandarin cafe and were quite happy with the food. Mr Cu has amazing photos all over the walls. We ordered the pork Cem Lui, fried noodles with...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service, excellent food, great coffee, nice atmosphere, best place to wait for the bus while travelling to and from Hue.

Thank Amber E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurant we had been in Vietnam. 100% recommended, and the attention was great. The food was lovely and very cheap.

Thank Diego L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a quick lunch and were pleasantly surprised. The menu offers a wide range of Vietnamese and western food at extremely reasonable prices. The staff was friendly and service relatively quick. The owner is also a photographer so you can browse (and buy)...More

Thank Vickel52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Near the Imperial hotel. This restaurant is owned by a professional photographer. It has very tasty food, good beers/wine and friendly service. If the owner is there he'll show you his photos - they are brilliant!

Thank Tony H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Tran Cao Van St. | South Bank, Hue 470000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: (054) 821 281
  • E-mail
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