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Ancient Faifo

) #134 of 651 Restaurants in Hoi An $$ - $$$ Asian, Vietnamese,
66 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 510 3917 444
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
7:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
66 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
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1 - 10 of 553 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended to try this Restaurant and boy what a great experience! To the Bubbly Hostess Lucy at the front entrance we were guided to a lovely table by the open window for a couple of Cocktails pre Dinner. Lucy had organized a delightful...More

Thank hazel1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grabbed lunch here on our trip to Hoi An. Went in very late in the afternoon before dinner service. Food very fresh, had pork spring rolls then prawn stir fry and a beef stir fry with coconut rice. Very tasty and would definitely recommended. With...More

1  Thank Liam B
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

At 8.30pm we were the only customers of the restaurant. We had the table on the balcony overlooking the street which was very nice and cosy! Food was very good! Highly recommended!

1  Thank George O
Reviewed March 5, 2017

We stopped for a much needed beer. Excellent staff, lovely traditional surroundings. Well worth a visit

1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

Probably in top 3 of our hoi an visit. A bit more fancy in setting and more sophistication in the food. Great experience in wonderful building.

Thank Marc B
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

The wait staff were very friendly, and the surroundings were beautiful. That being said, I was a bit disappointed with this restaurant. I ordered the duck with lemongrass, it was so overdone I thought it was beef. It was rather tasteless as well, and it...More

Thank rthoele
Reviewed February 1, 2017

This restaurant was book by our tour company as part of a walking tour of the town so we were not expecting too much but the place is wnderful. The building and decor traditional with some mordern styling twists, service rapid and friendly. We had...More

Thank NevilleJones
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

After reading good reviews on Internet fora and in our travel guide, we decided to book a table. As we are real foodies, we where anticipating the Vietnamese fusion dishes, however were really disappointed. After ordering, we heard after 15 min the duck leg was...More

Thank Niven M
Reviewed January 13, 2017

I normally don't write negative reviews about restaurants, but when a restaurant is deceptive in its practices and then fails to make the situation right, I feel customers have a right to know. When deciding on a restaurant for my friends who are visiting Hoi...More

Thank petekahl
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

As I can't give half stars I thought it was fairer to give this a 4 rather than a 3. We had a beautiful balcony seat on the first floor. The food was good but not amazing. The portions were quite small and the overall...More

Thank danmo23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Nam Province  >  Hoi An
  • Phone Number: +84 510 3917 444
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An opulent experience to delight the senses, ancient faifo is a venue like no other. Combining elements of art, music and history, ancient faifo offers culture catered to the highest tastes with its menu of quintessential Vietnamese cuisine and innovative reinvention of ancient recipes.
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