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Phuong Nam Cafe

#29 of 246 Restaurants in Hue
Certificate of Excellence
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38 D Tran Cao Van | South Bank, Hue, Vietnam
+84 54 3173 849
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Almost everyday I had a smoothie! It was impossible to pass by without :-) You can choose 2 different flavours... Delicious! I can also recommend the food. Good prices as well.

Thank Franziska S
Bargara, Queensland
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92 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for lunch after boat trip on Perfume River and waiting for the train to Hanoi. Enjoyed another tasty generous Vietnamese meal. Our guide then arranged for them to prepare us a Fried Rice that we could eat later on the train. It was also generous and tasty.

Thank Merlouis
Perth, Australia
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122 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Stayed in Hue a few years ago & came here numerous times & loved their food. We were passing thru Hue & found it again luckily. Great food, cheap prices.

Thank yeemai
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Came here after reading such great reviews. Weren't disappointed; food was cheap - as cheap as 20,000 dong! But also some delicious dishes for far less than they are worth. Also get a shake, super cheap but super tasty. Would definitely come back.

Thank Molly T
Paris, France
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5 reviews
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We just eat at Phuong Nam Cafe and it was really good. Tasty dishes for a super good price. As a vietnamese, i've to admit that the Banh Loc there is better than my mom's ! Highly recommended

Thank qat75
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Smoothies were outstanding at 15,000 VND with over 50 varieties to choose from. The coffee shake got me through a lot of rough mornings I would highly recommend it. Beers are also cheap. Food ranges in 30-40,000 range with some more expensive dishes reaching 50,000 VND. The bun bo is to die for. Their bread is served warm and soft.... More 

Thank Maddie J
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Staying at the Jade Hotel in Hue, this family restaurant is a 5 minute walk around the corner. Friendly, cheap and fresh tasty food. The chilli chicken was great as are the smoothies. Worth a try!

Thank Robert F
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on our tour with Hue Riders. Food is great and ridiculously inexpensive. We had Vietnamese spring rolls, pho and shakes. The mango shake was my highlight but it was all delicious. Certainly not a fancy joint but great lunch stop.

Thank Loretta J
1 review
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We had a delicious diner at Phuong Nam Cafe. We tested some Hue specialities like Nem Lui and Shrimp pancakes. The smoothies were very good too and very cheap. The staff is careful and friendly.

Thank Camille M
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The fresh fruit shakes are an absolute treat! The food is good, with quick service. There are a lot of items on the menu, which can make chosing your meal daunting. Prices are fair, you get good value for money. All in all, this restaurant is a great contender.

Thank Niek S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 D Tran Cao Van | South Bank, Hue, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: +84 54 3173 849

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?