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“The best food in South Vietnam” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Morning Glory Restaurant

Morning Glory Restaurant
106 Nguyen Thai Hoc St, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 510 2241 555
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Ranked #57 of 473 Restaurants in Hoi An
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Noodle, Vietnamese
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Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Doing business, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Description: Street Food Restaurant and Cooking School. It is owned and managed by Ms Vy (Trinh Diem Vy) who is also the owner and operator of The Cargo Club, Mermaid Restaurant and The Market Restaurant and Cooking School.
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“The best food in South Vietnam”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

We love to cook, eat and enjoy our food experience so it is very easy to give this fantastic restaurant a great review. The food is superb! We ate there on a few occasions during our stay in Hoi An and tried other places for comparison but nothing met the cuisine of the Morning Glory ... although the cappuccinos and chocolate croissants of the related Cargo cafe opposite were also wonderful. Not cheap, by Vietnam standards, but oh so well worth the time and money. Book early for a balcony seat if you're travelling as a single or couple as people-watching is a wonderful part of the experince in this delightful town.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Great food in great location in Hoi An”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Our family of four visited this restaurant twice in 4 days after reading about it on TA. Reasonably priced, tasty dishes served in good time. Waiting staff were helpful and attentive. The second time we prebooked the table outside on the street which was divine. It was cooler than inside as well as providing the entertainment of watching the world go by. We also bought the cookbook ($40) which was hand signed by the owner of Morning Glory. It is a stunning book of lovely recipes as well as detailing the memoirs of Vy's life - a great momento.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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“Hoi an - best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

So we went in here for lunch and expected fresh and delicious food. That is exactly what we got. From chicken skewer entre to dumplings and meatball with noodles. It was all to die for. Massive thumbs

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Loved the open kitchen”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

What I loved most about this restaurant was the open kitchen in the center of the restaurant...I also had the pleasure of meeting Ms Vy, as she was in the restaurant on the evening we were dining. I purchased a copy of her street food cookbook for my husband and asked her to sign it...he loves it!!

The restaurant does cater well for crowds and is always busy, so I advise that you make a booking if you don't wish to be disappointed. We were turned away one evening as we didn't have a booking, so we made sure we booked for the next night :)

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Fantastic food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

This restaurant, located in the centre of Hoi An's old town is an example of Vietnamese cuisine at its very finest. It is reasonably priced for Hoi An, which is slightly more expensive than the rest of Vietnam. Of the many excellent meals we had in Vietnam, this was possibly the best.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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