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Citronella Cafe

5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An, Vietnam
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I spent a wonderful morning a couple of weeks ago at a one on one cooking class with the co owner of Citronella, Tam. It was quite affordable 23 $ for about 3 hours. Tam took me on a tour of the local market in...More

Thank sharonbachman
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This Cafe they had nice view,riverside. but Big differentiate betwen local people and foreigner people..... we dont care about price. We older what we want but when they bring drink for us is terrible thing. They think us is VN people we dont know what...More

Thank Fairy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very nice dinner here. We booked our table early, so we got a table overlooking the river, very pleasant. Food was particularly good, and the dim sum very special. The final bill was reasonable.

Thank Sidecarural
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our 5th visit to Hoi An in the same number of years. Citronella was the restaurant we called at on our very first visit and we thought we may return. Seated outside with a good view of the river, the service was friendly...More

Thank Merc9SLK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great venue for watching what is happening on the river while eating. There is a small but good selection of relatively cheap wines. We only dropped in for the ice cream and wine - because when you are on holidays you can eat what you...More

Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Citronella for dinner on the night of the full moon lantern festival. The whole town was heaving but our meal was delicious and enjoyable. I had a Vietnamese chicken curry and it was the best quality chicken I'd eaten all trip -...More

Thank Beckerella83
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Situated on Riverfront . Seated quickly, ordered red wine, asked for delay in ordering. We're asked to move as others had arrived in bigger group, Vietnamese food ordered although this menu has pizza, pasta like every other place in town. Service was fast. Observing a...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Went here last night for a drink overlooking the river and ended up eating. Atmosphere is good and location excellent. Good service. Recommended.

Thank Acarolyn60
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Our Gate 1 tour had a set menu group dinner so we knew the quality and cleanliness had been checked. Easy to communicate with staff in English. Food was all good and tasty. Next day we stopped back to take a break and get a...More

Thank dkorwood
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Following a group tour of Old Town Hoi An, we all met for dinner at Citronella Cafe. What a lovely restaurant, right on the river. You can sit on the patio at the front for drinks and enjoy the sights and sound of the area....More

Thank KansasTravelers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Nam Province  >  Hoi An
  • Phone Number: 0510241491
  • E-mail