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05 Pham Ngu Lao, Hue, Vietnam
(054) 822 617
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antwerpen
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

After 5 days of (delicious) street food we decided to treat ourselves to a restaurant meal. I wish we hadn't bothered. The food was poor to average and extremely expensive for the quality. Service was very uninterested. And to top it all off halfway through our meal a rat ran through the restaurant. There must be better places to spend... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Came here for dinner as wanted to try something else than highly rated TA places. Music was loud but when asked staff turned the volume down. Shrimp sautéed with nuts main course (65kVND) was rather a vegetable stew with few shrimps and nuts than a well presented shrimp main. Sautéed morning glory was my favorite (32kVND). Crab soup was okay... More 

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Thank mikeangelo
Hue, Vietnam
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Come here a lot of times I see they only serve carefully for rich people who tip....terrible! Go to bar to relax but... Ngoc anh club makes me disappointed so much!

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Thank ha y
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Small bar (biggest in Hue) in the basement with live music sometimes. During the day, there's a coffee shop facing the perfume river. Cool breeze and a gem to find since it's hidden from the street. Check it out.

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Thank Sai_Truong
Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Totally tasteless soups. Waiters terrified of their boss. Boss looks like the local mafia lord, constantly screaming at his staff (plus the ones from the bar across the street he apparently also owns). Soups simply terrible. The waiter taking away our food dropped a glass which I caught in time, I thought the guy would die of a heart attack.... More 

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Thank Ludo-Owen
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

We ordered clay pot pork, Fried rice and Butter prawns. The butter prawns were nice but there were only three on the plate. Its quite pricey considering the amount of food you get. The papaya juice was delicious but was not cold.

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Thank hh0404
Hua Hin, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

Visited in mid afternoon, only one other table occupied. Stewed duck was excellent. Fall off the bone tender without being overcooked. The sauce complimented it and the veggies (carrot, mushroom, onion) well. Second dish was steamed veggies. Was pleasantly surprised they were al dente and that cabbage was not part of the mix, just as the server said. Service was... More 

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amsterdam
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2010

ordered a vietnamese pancake when it arrived the fat was dripping on the plate, the steam rice was ok, as well as the grilled shrimp but the pork in hot pot was actually bacon in hot pot there are better places such as temple and la carombola or mandarin better stick with them for the same or may be 10000... More 

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Thank indodutch
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2010

We ate here last night-inspired by TA reviews,maybe that was the problem. The restaurant was packed,we secured a table,placed our order fairly promptly...then the soda and wine were served fairly fast... BUT no food for 45 minutes. we had ample time to observe that the red wine was kept in the fridge-but the white wasn't. Waiter dropped a bottle of... More 

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Auckland
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181 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2010

We wanted to avoid the touristy restaurants and came across this local restaurant near our hotel. They werent very busy which was a shame as they deserve to be. We were in Hue for two nights and decided to eat there both nights- why try something else when you have a good experience the first time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 05 Pham Ngu Lao, Hue, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: (054) 822 617

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