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Phuong Nam Cafe

38 D Tran Cao Van | South Bank, Hue, Vietnam
+84 54 3173 849
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fruit shakes” (22 reviews)
“spicy beef” (2 reviews)
“spring rolls” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
38 D Tran Cao Van | South Bank, Hue, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is an announcement that the owner of Phuong Nam Cafe asked to write to help : "The restaurant is now relocated for a year as Hué city is going through renovation in Tran Cao Van Street. It is now relocated to 181 Xuan 68,...More

Thank leovietnam
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

It's recommended in the guide book, we wouldn't have got there otherwise because it's quite dirty and smell like stinky tofu but it's excellent ! So cheap and good to eat ! But the French owner of the garden river told us it will close...More

Thank Stephg256
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We were really looking for good local food and went there based on the good review of Tripadvisor. The fried spring rolls and stir-fried morning glory were really tasty, so we wait for our crispy noodles and fish with eager anticipation, only to be hugely...More

Thank Koko063
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We stopped here to have lunch, and I think this might be another restaurant that has high Tripadvisor reviews, but also seems to cater to the less adventurous tourist. The menu had a lot of dishes I would expect to find on a Westernized Chinese...More

Thank LazyRose
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great place if you want to enjoy the famous Ca Phé Muóy a salty coffee only served in Hué.

Thank Sébastien G
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This place is SO good. We stopped in for a quick early lunch and had the bo xao ot (spicy beef with rice) and the nem lui (hue specialty fresh spring roll) and they were both so delicious it quickly went to one of the...More

Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

After being pointed in some vague direction by a motor rental guy, we sort of accidentally came here. You open the menu and see it's written in Vietnamese, English and French and that it's not expensive. At that moment you still think it can go...More

Thank Tom v
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This little restaurant is 2 minutes from the tourist streets meaning you don't get hassled while you eat which makes a change. The food is made fresh to order which is great as I'm vegetarian!! The prices are extremely reasonable we had 2 fruit smoothies,...More

Thank jasmine c
Reviewed 24 September 2017

If the locals aren't eating there, you shouldn't either. I know this, but we were hungry. The bun bo hue wasn't anywhere near as good as what I ate the next night outside of Dong Ba market. The smoothie was unremarkable. You can find better...More

Thank modernlizbennet
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Don't walk past this place. We ate here every night after our first visit. Delicious food and fruit shakes are awesome and ridiculously cheap. It's also a bit out of the touristy part so you don't get bothered while you eat.

Thank natalya a
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 D Tran Cao Van | South Bank, Hue, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: +84 54 3173 849
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