THE BEST RESTAURANTS IN DA NANG
The best restaurants in Da Nang have earned a steady reputation amongst travellers worldwide for their excellent service, convenient location, and quality food-and-beverage offerings. Surrounded by pristine beaches such as My Khe Beach and Pham Van Dong Beach, no trip to Da Nang is complete without visiting its beachfront restaurants for fresh seafood, BBQ meats, and of course, Vietnamese coffee.
A great alternative to roadside eateries, cafes, and street markets in the city centre, travellers can enjoy authentic Japanese and French delicacies as well as imported wines and champagnes at refined establishments within Da Nang’s luxurious beach resorts. Catering to budget levels of opposite spectrums, read on to discover our list of Da Nang’s most popular restaurants.
1. Nen restaurant
Address: Block 20, My Da Tay 2, Khue My ward, Son Tra district
Great restaurant located nearby Tien Son bridge not far from central of Danang city. This restaurant serves delicious Vietnamese fine dining. The staffs speak English very good so no problem to make the order. Very nice decoration and the atmosphere is awesome.
2. Ngon Villa Da nang
Add: 90 Le Quang Dao, My An ward, Ngu Hanh Son district, Danang city
Really nice restaurant run by a Vietnamese family who cook delicious foods as welcome the travelers to this beautiful city. The cuisine was literally outstanding with many choices. You can enjoy not only the local foods of the Danang but also the fresh seafood. The service of this restaurant is very good too.
3. Com Hue Ngon
Add: 65 Tran Quoc Toan, Hai Chau, Da nang city
Quan Com Hue Ngon is a local establishment that’s a five-minute walk from Da Nang Cathedral, serving an array of authentic Vietnamese BBQ dishes at affordable prices. The fuss-free restaurant is fitted with minimal décor, low wooden furnishing, and ceiling fans, but the service here is very fast and friendly. Served with a generous platter of fresh lettuce, highly recommended dishes at Quan Com Hue Ngon include the barbecued octopus (VND 49,000), squid in stone (VND 59,000), and barbecue pork (VND 49,000). A small stove is set next to the table, where you can grill your choice of meat or seafood according to your preference.
4. Madam Lan
Add: 04 Bach Dang, Hai Chau Dist, Danang city
Huge restaurant in a French colonial-style building where you can eat in an open courtyard or in one of the river-facing dining rooms. The menu has lots of good choices, including squid with chilli and salt, and green papaya salad with shrimp and garlic.
5. Bread of life
Add: 04 Dong Da, Danang city
Excellent American-style diner-cum-bakery with a good menu of burgers, Mexican food, sandwiches, pizza and pasta. A very good bet for brekkie; the bacon burrito really hits the spot. Run by deaf staff, proceeds go towards training activities for the deaf in Danang.
6. Lam Vien
Add: 88 Tran Van Du street, Ngu Hanh Son Dist, Danang city
Lam Vien Restaurant occupies a two-storey bungalow that overlooks a serene pond and plenty of greenery, making it a popular option for intimate dinners with loved ones. Expect traditional Vietnamese and pan-Asian delicacies such as spring rolls, abalone with crabmeat soup, stir-fried bok choy with oyster sauce, fried beef luc lac (Vietnamese shaking beef), and fried lobster with orange sauce. Drinks-wise, the restaurant serves a selection of imported wines, beers, and soft drinks. Head to the upstairs wooden terrace for the best view in Lam Vien Restaurant, but you are required to remove your shoes beforehand.
7. The Rachel
The Rachel Restaurant & Bar boasts a prime waterfront location and diverse food-and-beverage offerings in Da Nang City. Widely-regarded as one of the best places to catch the iconic Dragon River Bridge in action, the two-storey restaurant has been attracting a steady clientele of locals, expats and tourists since its inception in 2011. Its food menu comprises authentic Chinese, Japanese, European, and North American cuisine while drinks include Vietnamese coffees and teas, fruit juices, wines, cocktails, local and imported beers, wines, and whiskies. The Rachel Restaurant & Bar also features live music performances during weekends and annual festivities.