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“Want to eat awesome food and feel good about doing it”
Review of Bread Of Life

Bread Of Life
Ranked #28 of 684 Restaurants in Da Nang
Price range: $3 - $15
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Description: Bread of Life has been serving quality, fresh and authentic Western food since 2005 and belongs to Jean-Luc Briastre a Frenchman who loves Vietnam. I bought Bread of Life Restaurant (BoL Restaurant) in 2015. My restaurant was founded by American missionaries to provide work to the hearing impaired and more recently, widowed mothers, and retired people with no pension. Bread of Life Restaurant operates like any other restaurant; our income depends entirely on our business. We are proud that we produce quality meals and service while also providing employment to persons who normally would not be considered employable. We thank you so much for helping us to continue to offer employment to our special population and employees, as well as convivial meeting place for Western ex-pats Vietnam.
Caringbah, Australia
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Want to eat awesome food and feel good about doing it”
Reviewed June 25, 2013

So we read about this place on trip advisor and decided to go. Well from the moment you pull up on your bike there is some one to help you. The staff as is indicated may be disadvantaged by not having an abilty everyone has . I cannot use the dis*bilty word because the service we recieved was so much better than anything i EVER get in sydney and anywhere else here. It is very obvicous that the staff love their jobs and the the boss Thanks to the lovely lady whom runs this place the staff are just awseome the food is great and really you feel great just turning up, serousily (yes i cant spell) we have been going and will go every day we are here for 3 weeks ,. I am not sure if this is ok but she also rents bikes and the staff whom are deaf also runteh shop so please give it a go you will not be dissapointed .

  • Visited June 2013
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2 Thank Rob W
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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Brisbane, Australia
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Great pizza”
Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Excellent pizza. Service was a little slow but overall it was good. Would be happy to recommend this place to anyone wanting a decently priced western meal in danang. The toilets were clean too.

  • Visited June 2013
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1 Thank YG500
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Singapore, Singapore
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105 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Delightful place for a leisurely brunch”
Reviewed June 20, 2013

Food is good as long as you are not expecting gourmet quality. Kind of homely comfort food done resonably well. Service staff are deaf but attentive. Vietnamese coffee is outstanding - caffeine hyperdrive!

Visited June 2013
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Los Angeles, California
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Great Western-Style Breakfast”
Reviewed June 20, 2013

I swung in here before catching a train in the morning, and the breakfast was awesome. The prices are pretty cheap and the food was what you would expect for a taste from home.

We met the owner who was a nice guy with a slight mid-western/southern accent and explained that we had to stop by given its #1 status on Tripadvisor. He was very friendly and only complemented the very friendly staff. They go out of their way to hire hearing impaired servers, so they're also doing great things for the community.

The lunch items on the menu looked delicious too, just bummed I wasn't around to test them out. Regardless, if you want some western dishes, this is the place to go in Da Nang.

  • Visited May 2013
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Thank Scott H
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Wellington, NZ
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229 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
“Great food, service and cause”
Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

Good choice of American style options I had the burger and fries and tomato ketchup all of which were home made and so good, as was the bun on which it all sat

The food is made by the deaf folks who are watching over by the lovely Kathleen the Mom of this project.

She flits in between the tables coming to talk to each of her guests while still managing to run mini-training sessions with her deaf staff and a newby staff member

This place is generosity incarnate as they got my order wrong and I got fries I did not order but which she insisted I would not pay for

Shortly afterwards she offered me a free iced coffee as there was excess left over from another customer and she did not want it to go to waste

I will be back again tomorrow for a second time

Service was warm and super friendly and its appreciated if you wave and engage with the deaf here they will teach you some basic sign language do you can

Thoroughly enjoyable and well worth a visit its up at the top end of the waterfront just off the main drag. By the way the address in the Rough Guide is incorrect its Dong Da Street number 4 and on right hand side just after the roundabout

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank Minkamonka
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