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Lanterns Vietnamese Restaurant

34/6 Nguyen Thien Thuat Street, Nha Trang 0, Vietnam
84 058 2471 674
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Ranked #4 of 269 Restaurants in Nha Trang
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: We have been operating since 2008 and hold half day cooking classes for visitors to Nha Trang at a cost of $24 USD per person. It is a great experience of travelling to the local market, buying food and then preparing 3 dishes as chosen by the guests. We also provide a small recipe book at the completion of the tour, as a memento and keepsake. We are also keen to differentiate ourselves from all the other dining places in Nha Trang and give the customer a unique Vietnamese experience. One area is, we are strongly supporting 12 local orphanages. I spent 2 months travelling through Nha Trang & Vietnam & spent a lot of my time with the children at orphanages. As a result, I am trying to give back to these kids, by teaching them life skills and how the real world operates, outside of the usual visits and photo opportunity.That's where the idea for Lanterns came. We invite kids and their careers to each at least one day per month, but any time they wish to come. We encourage the schools/orphanages to allow the older kids to gain work experience at our place and meet the people who visit Vietnam first hand, in a friendly helpful environment.One thing I am strongly committed to, is making sure the kids are not exploited in any way and nothing is ever done without discussing it & getting approval from the carers involved.
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

Ever wondered what all those corner food stalls sell? Ever wondered what the locals are eating at the street stalls? This tour will answer your questions and satisfy the biggest hunger. We only noticed the leaflet for this tour whilst having dinner at Lanterns but it piqued our curiousity. 200000 vD each and we were on our way.... Phuc, our... More 

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Melville
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed the roll-your-own pork rolls, but not the merlot wine by the glass (ugh!). A bottle of malbec was excellent. Vegetable curry was just OK and the waitress on a busy night forgot one of our dishes.

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Calgary, Canada
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15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

Only stopped in for a quick bowl of soup but the food was really good and the many friendly staff working handled the busy restaurant well. The food was a little above our budget but was still very reasonable for traditional vietnamese dishes that I'm sure are delicious. We will be returning next time we are in Nha Trang.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

Right in the morning, our chef Linh took us to the local market called Xom Moi by Cyclo or Xich Lo to buy the ingredients. At the market, Linh showed us how to choose the best ingredients. Back at the restaurant, Linh explained the steps to prepare the meal, then we could try cooking on our own. The starter was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

We have eaten here on last trip and his and enjoyed it. Also did their street food tour that is highly recommended if you want to try some authentic local food

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Loved it. My son and I shred the BBQ at the table. We had a selection of chicken, beef and seafood which we cooked at the table....fun! My wife and other son shared the whole snapper which was also delicious. Can't say more....we wanted to go back again but ran out of time.

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Barnstaple, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Arrived in nha trang by train from denang - hungry and thirsty after a 10 hr journey! The ihome recommended this place and we weren't dissapointed - lovely for reasonable price - an extensive menu!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

This restaurant offers traditional Vietnamese dishes as well western cuisine. Personally I prefer the traditional dishes including Pho and Vietnamese BBQ. My favorite dish was a Broth for 2 in which we cooked our own seafood and vegetables. The drinks are at local prices and the staff are very friendly and speak great English. I highly recommend this place when... More 

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Juan-les-pins, France
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Really affordable home cooked food in lovely surroundings. The waitresses and staff are lovely, so friendly. Service is quick, it's very professional. This restaurant does a lot for charities and even cooks for the poor in the morning. Don't miss eating here, and read all that they do to help the unfortunate. Truly the best.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Had relaxing dinner here the other night, menu is well planned and staff are very attentive to our needs - English was exceptional The chicken and beef were well cooked and seasoned Would recommend this restaurant

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Address: 34/6 Nguyen Thien Thuat Street, Nha Trang 0, Vietnam
Phone Number: 84 058 2471 674
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Khanh Hoa Province  >  Nha Trang

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