Top ChoiceJapanese in Hoi An

Tadioto

One of Hoi An's culinary secrets, Tadioto (owned and run by author, award-winning journalist and polylinguist Nguyen Qui Duc) belongs in its own charming world behind a rather dapper clothes store off Ɖ Phan Boi...

Top ChoiceInternational in Hoi An

Cargo Club

This remarkable cafe-restaurant, serving Vietnamese and Western food, has a terrific riverside location (the upper terrace has stunning views). A relaxing day here munching your way around the menu would be a day...

Top ChoiceFrench in Hoi An

Sea Shell

Shaded by a decades-old banyan tree, Sea Shell is a flavour-packed offshoot of Nu Eatery in Hoi An's Old Town. Try snacks like tempura-prawn rolls and turmeric-catfish wraps, or mains like spicy pork noodles with...

Top ChoiceInternational in Hoi An

Hill Station

With a superb location in one of Hoi An's most charming and fascinating historic mansions, the Hill Station is ideal for a drink and snack after a busy day. Relax in the heritage armchairs and partner craft beer...

Top ChoiceVegan in Hoi An

Vegan Zone

This handsome-looking restaurant in the east of town pulls out the stops with a tantalising menu of vegan dishes, from potato cake through to bun rieu (rice noodle soup), lemongrass tofu, delicious vegan curry or...

Tapas in Hoi An

Art Space

Hoi An’s first true pairing of a restaurant and art gallery, the Art Space’s industrial-chic décor contrasts nicely with curated artwork from Vietnam-based artists including sculpture, photography and painting....

Fusion in Hoi An

Nu Eatery

Don't be deceived by the humble decor at this compact place near the Japanese Covered Bridge; there's a real wow factor to the seasonal small plates at this Hoi An favourite. Combine the pork-belly steamed buns...

North Indian in Hoi An

Ganesh Indian Restaurant

This highly authentic, buzzing and fine-value North Indian restaurant is highly popular, but staff remain unfazed and very friendly; the tandoor oven pumps out perfect naan bread and the chefs' fiery curries...

Fusion in Hoi An

Aubergine 49

This stylish restaurant, around five minutes north of central Hoi An by taxi, crafts excellent fusion combinations of Asian and Western cuisine. On top of the set menu and six-course degustation menu (1,750,000d)...

Vietnamese in Hoi An

Spice Viet Restaurant

Spice Viet Restaurant puts a fresh spin on traditional Vietnamese food by using mainly locally-sourced, organic products. The menu of Vietnamese classics with a modern twist is finely curated with a full page...

Cafe in Hoi An

Cafe Zoom

Look for the cool retro Vespas outside this hip cafe and bar, which also doubles as the Hoi An location for the friendly Vespa Adventures crew. Cold beer is well-priced, comfort eats include burgers and tacos,...

Dumplings in Hoi An

White Rose

White Rose has a menu of just two dishes, so take half of each if you want, as many diners do. The choice is the (secret recipe) banh bao banh vac (shrimp dumpling) – so named as it resembles a white rose – and...

Fusion in Hoi An

Mango Mango

Celebrity chef Duc Tran’s most beautiful Hoi An restaurant enjoys a prime riverside plot and puts a global spin on Vietnamese cuisine, with fresh, unexpected combinations. Perhaps at times the flavour matches are...

Tacos in Hoi An

Taco Ngon

This creation from up north along the coast in Danang serves its immensely popular fusion-flavour tacos to satisfied Hoi An diners. Choice combos include fish with a tamarind barbecue sauce, pork with wasabi...

Vietnamese in Hoi An

Banh Mi Phuong

What makes the banh mi (filled baguettes) at this cramped joint draw the stupendous crowds out front? It's the dense, chewy bread, the freshness of the greens and the generous serves of thit nuong (chargrilled...

Vietnamese in Hoi An

Streets

Do the meals taste exceptional here because Streets is for a good cause? Perhaps it helps to know that the staff are disadvantaged youths trained up in hospitality, but the textbook-good cao lau and 'white rose'...

Bakery in Hoi An

9 Grains Bakery & Cafe

For baked goodies, 9 Grains gives it the whole nine yards: from granola at brekkie to the artisan bread, pain au chocolat, croissants, cakes and pastries, everything is superfresh and of tip-top quality. Totally...

Vietnamese in Hoi An

Little Menu

English-speaking owner Son is a fantastic host at this popular little restaurant with an open kitchen and a short menu – try the fish in banana leaf or the duck spring rolls, which feature on the set menu...

Mexican in Hoi An

Hola Taco

Mexican flavours come to Hoi An at the excellent Hola Taco. The standouts are the tacos and enchiladas, both well spiced and ideal with a couple of Tiger beers or frosty margaritas. Here you'll find some of Hoi...

Vietnamese in Hoi An

Morning Glory Restaurant

An outstanding restaurant in historic premises that concentrates on street food and traditionally prepared dishes (primarily from central Vietnam). Highlights include the pork-stuffed squid, and shrimp mousse on...