Vietnamese in Hue

Mandarin Café

Owner-photographer Mr Cu, whose inspirational pictures adorn the walls, has been hosting backpackers for years, and his relaxed restaurant has lots of vegetarian and breakfast choices. Also operates as a tour agency…
Italian in Hue

Little Italy

Large trattoria with a decent line-up of Italian favourites (pasta, calzone, pizzas and seafood), a choice of beers and a palatable Sicilian house wine.
French in Hue

La Carambole

Run by an affable Frenchman and his Vietnamese partner; offers reliable European and local cuisine, including imperial-style Hue specialities.
Japanese in Hue

An authentic Japanese restaurant with tasteful furnishings including lanterns and calligraphy, and a winsome menu with sushi, tempura and yakitori dishes. The interior is a calming haven away from Hue's increasingly…
Vegetarian in Hue

Lien Hoa

No nonsense Viet vegetarian restaurant renowned for filling food at bargain prices. Fresh banh beo, noodle dishes, crispy fried jackfruit and aubergine with ginger all deliver. The menu has very rough English transl…
International in Hue

Stop & Go Café

Atmospheric little place with decent Vietnamese and backpacker fare: banh beo (steamed rice cakes), beef noodle soup, tacos, pizza and pasta, and filling Western breakfasts. It's worth dropping by for the excellent …
French in Hue

Les Jardins de la Carambole

A memorable dining experience, this classy and refined French restaurant occupies a gorgeous colonial-style building in the Citadel quarter. The menu majors in Gallic classics, and there's a lengthy wine list and in…
Cafe in Hue

Gecko Pub

With a laidback vibe, this is our favourite of the cafes and restaurants along Pham Ngu Lao. Friendly service and Asian chic decor combines with the best streetside tables in town, and food is a versatile mix of Wes…
Vietnamese in Hue

Hong Mai

After you've admired the Citadel, make your way to this excellent Vietnamese eatery for superior versions of two local street food classics. The banh khoai (rice crepes filled with pork and shrimp) are light and cra…
Vietnamese in Hue

Com Hen

Tuck into bowls of rice (com hen) or noodles (bun hen) combining fresh herbs and tasty local clams from a nearby island in the middle of the Perfume River. Servings are fairly small, so maybe have a bowl of each.