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Lantern Town Restaurant

49 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 93 627 07 07
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“green curry” (19 reviews)
“white tuna” (16 reviews)
“tasting plate” (25 reviews)
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Vietnamese, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great ambiance
"Went here with my Vietnamese wife to find excellent food."
Geoff Y
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2. Authentic Vietnamese food
"Food was simply amazing!"
James H
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3. Scenic dining
"We wandered into this beautiful restaurant and bar to"
Lynda W
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nice decor and good service but the food itself was just ordinary. In my opinion it's a tourist trap restaurant. Much better food at Morning Glory restaurant.

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Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant has indoo and outdoor dining options, and whe food we had there was the best in our time in Vietnam. I would especially mention the duck spring rolls, and the local speciality which I think is called Cao Lao. Broadly speaking a VIetnamese...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an amazing experience! The best service you could ask for and our waiter, Nam, was simply a delight to talk to making the evening very special. Nothing was too much trouble for him. The food was lovely and the servings were generous and great...More

1  Thank AndrewRachelKemp
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As we came in Lantern Town Restaurant quite early yesterday evening (around 7:15) we managed to get a lovely table in a garden lighted up by beautiful lanterns. Started by The Tasting Plate which was a full and perfect introduction to the local cuisine of...More

Thank Luc D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely setting with fast efficient service. They had the local Vietnamese wine which is really rather good. Lots of noodlle dishes to choose from with plenty of choice for both meat eaters and veggies alike. Green curry was spicy even in its mild format. All...More

1  Thank Dave T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was walking through Hoi An and bump into this one. Extremely surprise by the service, living in Vietnam since more than 2years, first time that I experienced this kind of service: The waiter has no smile, didn’t even say hello, was super annoyed that we...More

Thank Elisabeth L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a nice place if you can sit outside and feel like having a calm and unspectacular dinner. The staff is mostly friendly, the food is ok (not bad, not outstanding), the wine menue ok. But that's it, it's not a restaurant I would strongly...More

Thank valueformoney71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a couple of days in Hanoi, which was a little bit disappointing. Even the food was not to the standards we had been told before. However we arrived to Hoi An and everything is so beautiful!. We chose the Lanter Town because it...More

1  Thank Alberto I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first night in Hoi An and it was pouring with rain. We sat out the rain in a bar across the river. Once the rain stopped we ventured across the bridge and found this restaurant with red lanterns out the front. Being a quiet...More

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, great food, one cranky customer that made our group feel uncomfortable but nothing to do with the restaurant that handled the situation as best they could. Highly recommend this restaurant for every and any occasion whether it be a romantic dinner for two...More

Thank Elleese A
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Mýt Tơ H
11 February 2018|
Response from Carol P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i think they could arrange something for you in the small garden. For sûre inside, it s big. You ask for Thuy you come on behalf of Carol and Wesley.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 am - 10:30 pm
8:30 am - 10:30 pm
8:30 am - 10:30 pm
8:30 am - 10:30 pm
8:30 am - 10:30 pm
8:30 am - 10:30 pm
8:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Nam Province  >  Hoi An
  • Phone Number: +84 93 627 07 07
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Located right in the middle of Hoi An ancient town, Lantern Town offers authentic Vietnamese cuisine and a selective creative fusion dishes. Great ambience, welcoming staff and friendlly services are what we always try our best to bring to our customers. Wide range of choices for enjoying your meal and drinks such as Cozy indoor, Open courtyard, Upstair overlookng the river, Terrace or Chilled out bar. With wide selection of food cooked in traditional way of Vietnamese Hoianian, and a collection of signature cocktails especially the Happy Hours 2 for 1 from 3:00pm-7:00pm, Lantern Town is perfect place for dining in charming Hoi An.
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