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White Lotus Restaurant

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11 Phan Boi Chau Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 510 3915 545
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Bern, Switzerland
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful evening, with amazing vietnamese food in a wonderul, not too busy street. The staff was really friendly and helpful, and the price is really ok. Just a short walk and you end in the beautiful Hoi An old town. We we go there anytime again.

Thank darkpeach
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The White lotus was recommended by our tour guide . The food was great ,service was good and the staff were helpful Ne friendly. Helen and Sue

1 Thank Helen S
Preston, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious Vietnamese cuisine, very beautiful décor and great staff. Food is good amount with reasonable price !

1 Thank David J
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were the only table they are serving but the staff is quite slow and she forgot things. The seafood platter is good looking but seems some are just warm. The white rose and salad are nice though. Compared to other restaurant it is a bit over complemented.

Thank Winky C
gefshaw, General Manager at White Lotus Restaurant, responded to this review

I regret that your meal at White Lotus was less than satisfying. The waitress who forgot your sauce is a trainee who has been with us for less than 3 weeks. Due to unforseen circumstances, she was left alone on the quiet afternoon shift for a couple of hours and during the time you were there she also had to... More 

Canberra, Australia
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463 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here after seeing the restaurant absolutely chockers on a Friday night. We went the next night and were the only two dining. The owner Geoff Shaw came over to talk to us and was very enlightening about how he started his charity work. Food was good, we had Basa fillet on banana leaf and Chicken with lemongrass aqd... More 

Thank slwityk
Paris, France
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Lets be honest. Food is not really amazing. But this is for a good cause,helping children and the waitresses are very kind. Plus it is not expensive. Not a meal to remember but a good way to eat and make a good action.

Thank Ansouris
Twickenham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Went to the white Lotus as food was highly recommended then realised it was for a great cause. Double whammy. Top notch steamboat seafood stew cooked at our table. Very helpful staff, highly recommended.

1 Thank PaulWRobinson
Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

Nice restaurant, friendly people, good food. Cheap prices and a part of their income goes to a good cause.

Thank Sarah G
Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

The food here was so delicious. Best morning glory I've had in Vietnam so far! There are so many vegetarian options that were interesting and delicious. The prices were reasonable, and made even better by the fact that they're supporting a good cause. The service was very quick and friendly, although we were the only ones there at the time... More 

Thank Laura J
Adelaide, Australia
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here before and again more than suitably impressed . Great Service , great fragrant food. Service was exceptional. It's a credit that this establishment are assisting in the less fortunate at getting ahead in life. For all those people whom feel they need to follow the more popular places in Hoi An then so be it. Here you... More 

Thank David B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Phan Boi Chau Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Nam Province  >  Hoi An
  • Phone Number: +84 510 3915 545
A not-for-profit NGO owned restaurant specialising in top quality, affordable Asian and International cuisine.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?