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Le Rabelais

12 D Tran Phu, Dalat, Vietnam
(063) 825 444
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Ranked #17 of 124 Restaurants in Dalat
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Los Angeles, California, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We enjoyed our four-course meal here. Every dish was delicious. Great selection of wine and drinks. Great value for the money (entire meal for two people was a third of what we'd pay in the U.S. for the same quality and service).

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Tram Anh N, Public Relations Manager at Le Rabelais, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your dining experience in our Le Rabelais Restaurant. We are pleased to know that you were totally satisfied with the food served, the wine and drinks selection and the service in our restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. With best regards, The Management More 

Canberra, Australia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Le Rabelais Lonely Planet says “For arguably the finest colonial setting in Vietnam, the signature restaurant at the Dalat Place [ie Le Rabelais] is the destination with the grandest of dining rooms and a spectacular terrace …”. We couldn’t agree more. It is fine dining with a capital F. It has the lot – ambience, candle light, table linen, piano... More 

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Tram Anh N, Public Relations Manager at Le Rabelais, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your fine dining experience at our Le Rabelais Restaurant. We are pleased to know that you were satisfied with the ambiance, the set up and the service rendered by our staff. It will be our great pleasure to have you back in the future. With warmest regards, The Management More 

Canberra, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

this restaurant is world class. The menu was traditionally French, the décor is luxurious and full of old world charm and the staff are very professional and friendly. The piano player chose music to suit the mood and we could have been in Paris!

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Tram Anh N, Public Relations Manager at Le Rabelais, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your dining experience at our Gourmet French Restaurant, Le Rabelais. We are pleased to know that the food, the decor and the service by our staff totally met your expectation. It will be our great pleasure to have you back in the future. With warmest regards, The Management More 

Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We had the "menu plaisir" (a set menu) in The Rabelais. Consisting of 7 courses. Compared to restaurants in Europe, The Rabelais does an amazing job. The foies gras, the lamb rack or the cheeses, it was delicious! The staff and the ambiance of the restaurant make it like a fairy tale. The pianist played lovely music and the wine... More 

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Tram Anh N, Public Relations Manager at Le Rabelais, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comments on the dining experience at our French Gourmet Restaurant, Le Rabelais. Our kitchen and service team are pleased to know that you totally enjoyed your dinner. It will be our great pleasure to have you as our guest again in the future. With best regards, The Management. More 

Canaan, NY
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

As a solo business traveler, after a busy day, I like to be able to have a cocktail, read a book with dinner, and linger a bit in a quiet setting. This place was the perfect marriage of haute cuisine and emotional therapy. The staff are attentive and diligent, but if you make it clear that you want to linger... More 

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Tram Anh N, Public Relations Manager at Le Rabelais, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to share your thoughts on every venue of Dalat Palace Luxury Hotel & Golf Club, especially Le Rabelais Restaurant during your stay with us. We strive to provide a luxurious dining experience for every customer, so your feedback is very important to us and highly appreciated. We hope that your visit to Dalat City... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Definitely worth every penny. Proper French cuisine served in a stunning dining room that evokes times gone by. Candle lit tables with crisp white linen cloths, decent silverware etc...A very good pianist tinkling away in the background. I so hope they manage to maintain these high standards. Go on.....live a bit..treat yourself and have a splurge!

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Tram Anh N, Public Relations Manager at Le Rabelais, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your dining experience at our French Gourmet Restaurant, Le Rabelais. We are delighted to know that you were totally satisfied with the restaurant, from its ambiance, set up and live piano performance. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future and hope that your next experience will surpass the previous one. With warmest regards,... More 

Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We had dinner here on our last night in Dalat. It is described as being expensive and it is by Vietnamese standards but it is no more than you would pay for a mid-range meal in Australia and well worth it. Lovely old building, great views, excellent service, staff with good English, food beautifully presented and tasty. We both had... More 

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Tram Anh N, Public Relations Manager at Le Rabelais, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your dining experience at our French Gourmet Restaurant, Le Rabelais. We are delighted to know you were most satisfied with the restaurant, from its ambiance, the food to the service rendered by our staff. We look forward to having you back in the future and hope that the next experience will surpass the previous one. With... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Quiet and romantic environment. We visited the place on a Saturday night, and ordered the day's special: Lamb - all you can eat. It were very well seasoned and barbequed, the flesh came off the bones easily. It was delicious. An interesting fish dish was the tilapia with lemongrass puree, subtle flavours and nice to go with white wine. This... More 

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Venus Bay, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

First impressions, very good, we chose to sit inside. Good presentation, clean and airy, with good tableware and linen. The diner was overall excellent, and although expensive for a meal in Vietnam we did not mind because a meal like this would be out of our budget at home.

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

One of the nicest dining rooms we've ever seen. A bit pricey, but it's worth the trip, even if only for drinks or coffee. It's like a museum, full of amazing art. A real colonial era feel to the place. Built in the 1920s or so.

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Address: 12 D Tran Phu, Dalat, Vietnam
Phone Number: (063) 825 444
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Lam Dong Province  >  Dalat

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