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Lac Canh Restaurant

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44 D Nguyen Binh Khiem | Cai River area, Nha Trang, Vietnam
(058) 821 391
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was great but do not expect service. The place was HOT and we sat outside in the open air without a roof on a cool night. The portion sizes are decent. Food is good. Service is not there. They missed an item we ordered and it never came (if this happens to you just make sure you review your... More 

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Thank Tuong Vi N
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't get me wrong the food was fine, but the Staff was crazy busy upstairs and somewhat rude. I could speak and and heard the waitresses complaining non stop. There is complete chaos upstairs and they missed my order multiple times, and forgot to bring us dishes. If you haven't had korean bbq before, stop by, otherwise if you've have... More 

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Thank Tommy L
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I heard people advise come here to eat the beef in here, we have to wait a hour to eat.Too hot, too noisy, my daughter hungry and we had to call a noodle for her, I think it not good like people think

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Thank hienpn
Woodmere, New York
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the greatest place to go for the experience of eating at a place that the locals love. It is crowded. It is smokey with the customers grilling their food on each of the tables. Fans are blowing in a futile attempt to blow the smokey air away. Your clothes will smell afterwards but this restaurant is Vietnam at... More 

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Thank MLK2000
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Hot, Smokey, Noisy, Busy. We had one of the best waiters (was he the maitre d?) we've had anywhere help us through the menu and it didn't disappoint. Basically expect a smoking cauldron of fire parked under your nose and then go for it with your chosen victuals and a few bits and bobs on the side thrown in for... More 

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Thank Andrew F
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169 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

This place is very popular with locals and tourists. Try the dishes you have to BBQ yourself. Fab food at reasonable price. Ignore the attitude of the staff as it is probably the worst I have experienced in Vietnam and focus on the food!!

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Thank culz
Lienden, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

If you want to experiance a real, full on Vietnamese BBQ restaurant, go to this place!! With plastic chairs, a fan and tl-lighting, it is fantastic. A very busy place, Vietnamese people and tourists mix together. Our loval dive guide recommended the place. The food is really good, we went for bbq beef, bbq chicken and bbq shrimp (big ones).... More 

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Thank Aykerave
Crossmaglen, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We went here for our evening meal, 2 courses plus a couple of beers was less than 300 VND. Service is great, they are helpful and fast. Food was fab, fresh & full of flavour. It's down a side street but don't be put off, it's safe & worth it!

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Thank MazFigs
Zurich, Switzerland
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I'm a returning customer there since 2001 and it's still be a valuable place for diner. You better book it as very appreciated by locals and tourists Don't look at the kitchen or at the service but food taste good

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Thank yves r
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

The food was great - we got the bbq meat that you get to cook by yourself. We also got garlic fried rice and mixed stir fry vegetable and spring rolls, which were also delicious. Good service, good atmosphere, good food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Seafood, Barbecue, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 D Nguyen Binh Khiem | Cai River area, Nha Trang, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Khanh Hoa Province  >  Nha Trang
  • Phone Number: (058) 821 391

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?