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Why Not Bar & Restaurant

€€ - €€€, European, Fusion
26 Pham Ngu Lao Street, Hue 530000, Vietnam
+84 54 3824 793
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“burgers” (8 reviews)
“pool table” (15 reviews)
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Bar, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
26 Pham Ngu Lao Street, Hue 530000, Vietnam
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1 - 10 of 452 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Why Not bar for lunch. The service is good and the moto of the location is well chosen. The food is average while prices are moderate. Is it worth a visit? Yes, if you are hungry and do not expect high class vietnamese...More

Thank Manuel R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our time at Why Not. The food was great, as were the drinks. The best part is the staff are so friendly and speak excellent English. If you are in the mood for some more western type food (the cheeseburger is excellent), or...More

Thank rachelrhino21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After 2 weeks in Vietnam we were really craving something that tasted like home. I got a Mexican salad and my boyfriend for a cheeseburger. Both were amazing - they were also happy to take the meat out and make mine vegetarian 👍🏻. Cheap beers...More

Thank Elle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered a Long Island and a "beautiful girl"....both were awful. There was no alcohol in the Long Island. Had to ask for a glass of ice to cool it down as it was room temperature. Decided to skip the cocktails and grab some beers. Same...More

Thank Lloyd M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights, but could have easily stayed a few more. The bed are huge and soft, drinks are cheap and the staff is lovely (Trang, Tien, Tram especially). They even took us out for a nice local dinner. In the middle...More

Thank RvdGr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place. Stop off for a quick drink and ended up staying quite a while. The staff are amazing !!!!!! They speak excellent english and have a great sense of humour. Lovely people. You realy must visit.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was the best place in Hue that we had food, staff were super friendly and helpful and our meals had big portions and tasted great.

Thank nzcrash
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to stope at this place for some good western food .... was probably the most expensive place we ate but the pizza was good.. if your in the area and need a bit of home inshould advise going to this place.... as long as...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was a little unsure having read about the cowboy theme and pool table but we were a group of 4 people - all over 60 years old who were really impressed with both the food and service. And the restrooms were very clean also....More

Thank SherryO_11
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Just get a seat at 2nd floor - very charming staff good food and fair priced cocktails - if you want to taste some western food again just try - very nice music too

Thank Hans S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Pham Ngu Lao Street, Hue 530000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: +84 54 3824 793
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Situated in the heart of Hue city, within walking distance of restaurants, bars, art galleries, shops and cultural attractions. The Why Not? Bar offers the late night bar seen being one of the very few places in Hue that stays open past 12 PM. Why Not Bar is really great place to relax for local people and foreigners with a variety of good drinks, delicious food , nice music and friendly staff.
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