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Tinh Gia Vien

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7K/28 Le Thanh Ton, Hue 84 054, Vietnam
+84 91 421 50 33
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Finding Tinh Gia Vien wasn't easy, it looks like a normal house with no obvious signage. Once you've found it you select from one of 3 set menus. Here each menu is based on the old imperial cuisine. Each menu has 9 dishes, which I believe because the emporer believe 9 to represent long life. You'll also find each dish... More 

Thank Lee P
Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I was there with friends. They were accommodative to adjust the food based on our food dietary preference. The food are simple and mainly fried with nice decorative. We could not finished the set dinner. Nice experience but will not come back again though.

Thank Alsee T
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58 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Every dishes, every details of food are displayed very carefully and delicate. They show the truly personality of Hue people. The atmosphere of restaurant are peaceful and nice. We love it

Thank Twee N
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

After a disappointing lunch at Ancient Town we decided to spend a bit more and go to Tinh Gia Vien. The restaurant has a beautiful ambience set inside a small garden with a pond and lovely lanterns hanging from the ceiling. It's almost like a home. The waitresses were welcoming and wore lovely costumes and hats. The food was stunningly... More 

Thank LPanaech
Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

We did one cooking class during our stay in Vietnam and purely because it was remmeneded to us by friends. We were not disappointed, it was an incredible and delightful experience and I am so pleased we had this opportunity. Highly recommended ;)

Thank SSDM2014
Bangkok, Thailand
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258 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

We love this local hidden gem restaurant that offers unrivalled food not only in great taste but also for its supwrb presentation like peacock elephant tortoise all carved with vegies in Imperial Vietnamese style. We sat under the shade of the ground floor of the house not far from the old palace in Hue. The restarant holds its fame for... More 

Thank Suwatss
Muskegon, Michigan
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100 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

As part of a tour we were cycled (bicycle with a seat on the front) to this restaurant for an evening dinner. Set menu provided Vietnamese food that was prepared with flare. Actually it not only looked good but tasted great. We were starving after walking 6 miles that day - most of it in the rain. We ate under... More 

Thank Travnur
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

There are only set menus without much choice. Nicely decorated and kind staff but expensive. The location is quiet in a small street.

Thank jacquesdut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

I'm back here again, i want to say that too great, I really like the food here ...really really like it 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻 ต้องบอกว่าอร่อยมากๆ とてもおいしい 大好き😍😍😍

Thank nanR2513SG
Bagnacavallo, Italy
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

place looked fake from outside but we were hungry and stopped. well dressed lady invited us to the table, then she offered fixed menu for 15$: I felt like fat cow about to be milked. she then offered the menu for locals but was too late, one tentative of ripoff was enough and we left.

Thank mmarquez

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7K/28 Le Thanh Ton, Hue 84 054, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: +84 91 421 50 33

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