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Citronella Restaurant Cafe

5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 235 2241 491
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Opens in 19 min
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An, Vietnam
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Citronella is a good, inexpensive, small Vietnamese restaurant, clean and friendly. To find Citronella: it's on the left side, just after crossing the Paris Bridge.

Thank elaine212
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here as a set dinner plan with our travel company. It was good but it is not great. There are so many places in Hoi An old town to eat and we probably wouldn’t have picked this ourselves.

Thank IndySig
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I just ate here and it was by far the best meal we’ve had in 4 days in Hoi An. The Vietnamese Chicken Curry was sensational and the Beef with Peanut Sauce equally good. The staff are very friendly and attentive. The...More

Thank Renny S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food quick service with a smile and very reasonable prices. Will go again on next trip to eat and have the same seat outside lookijg over the canal.

Thank David O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good restaurant by the river. We were able to eat outside. Had crispy spring rolls and pork stir fry with cashew nuts and chicken sweet and sour. Tasty and not too spicy. Had a lovely conversation with a Japanese mother and daughter. When they left...More

Thank katiaton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting Hoian during Tet, so many restaurants were closed. We stumbled across this place looking for a spot with a river view that took reservations. We confirmed for 6:15 and left to continue shopping. On returning at 6:15 sharp, we saw another party...More

Thank cee_rock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Average food, but expensive. And we were ripped of some dongs by waiter, not usual for Vietnam...shame.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food good service spring rolls the best and hamburger hit the spot. Nice to sit on the porch people watching the crowd during Tet.

Thank Graeme W
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

What a pleasant evening & meal we had tonight at Citronella. The staff were attentive but not over bearing. The ambience was just lovely. Sitting over looking the river with all the lanterns , boats & lights . A cocktail & a nice meal. A...More

Thank Wongagirl
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Citronella, 05 Nguyen Minh Kai , Hoi An There's a long story about why I like Citronella so much, and how they have always looked after me. It has to do with the previous owner having gone to school in Adelaide. I won't go into...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Hoi An, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Nam Province  >  Hoi An
  • Phone Number: +84 235 2241 491
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