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Citronella Restaurant Cafe

5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An 560000, Vietnam
+84 235 2241 491
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
08:00 - 22:30 Hours
Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An 560000, Vietnam
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went there for lunch, the location is amazing, just next to the Japanese Bridge. Their cooking classes were super recommended to us by other friends but didn’t have enough time to try them. Food was delicious! We just tried the Hoi An dishes. The...More

Thank Housevalley
Reviewed 1 week ago

OK, so a good location and we scored poll position on the terrace for a people-watching nirvana. But oh dear, the food. We ordered pork with cashew nuts. It was a few scraps of pork floating in a nondescript ‘gravy’ (you could not call it...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here a few nights back and it was a good experience. The place has two eating areas which are both great: one faces the river (or the street just up from the Japanese Bridge) and the other faces into the quieter area...More

Thank Russ B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, great view, friendly staff. So good we went twice in one day! Not too expensive either.

1  Thank Dadams1991
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a peaceful break from walking around Ancient town. The coffee menu is extensive and my husband had the coconut coffee. While I enjoyed a refreshing ginger tea. Beautiful outlook across the river. Pop in here!

1  Thank Julsmclean
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Nice view of the river very close to the Japanese Bridge but have to say food was really average and there was also a waft of stale drain which didn’t help the experience. Good I think to grab a cold beer as a break in...More

Thank kellstaree
Reviewed 4 April 2018

After a walking tour of Old Hoi An, our tour group convened here for an included dinner. The food was ok, nothing to write home about. We would have opted for something different. I think the menu was somewhat slanted to accommodate western palates. As...More

Thank Curtis S
Reviewed 27 March 2018

The location is great, the food is good but the portions are very small. At night all the lanterns are lit up and it looks gorgeous. Make sure you make a reservation tho.

Thank Lorrane C
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Citronella is a good, inexpensive, small Vietnamese restaurant, clean and friendly. To find Citronella: it's on the left side, just after crossing the Paris Bridge.

Thank elaine212
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We ate here as a set dinner plan with our travel company. It was good but it is not great. There are so many places in Hoi An old town to eat and we probably wouldn’t have picked this ourselves.

Thank IndySig
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An 560000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Nam Province  >  Hoi An
  • Phone Number: +84 235 2241 491
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