Vietnam boasts an eclectic range of local healthy and delightful cuisine. If you miss the Western taste, you will easily find a variety of fine Western restaurants in all big cities and popular tourism destinations.
The North of Vietnam offers famous local specialities such as the popular Pho, Cha ca, Bun Cha, Banh cuon, the egg coffee, and many more. You can find any of these dishes in nice elegant restaurants or in a popular street food corner. Most of the finest restaurants for both local and Western food are located in the Old Quarter and Tay Ho District. The Central is the heaven of seafood. You just can’t have enough delicious fresh seafood with tasty local sauces from Da Nang to Nha Trang. Don’t miss the famous Cao lau in Hoi An, and various types of flower-like dumplings and cakes in Hue. Western food can be found along the main coastline or in the central of the city. The South boasts an abundance of food, especially vegetables and fruits. This lively city is packed with local and Western restaurants, beautiful coffee houses and street food. Various kinds of hotpot, barbecue, and fruits are not to be missed while here. You can find a wide range of good Western restaurants in District 1, District 2 and District 3.