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239 Nguyen Dinh Chao, Phan Thiet, Vietnam
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New Zealand
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

We went here as it was close to where we are staying & looked welcoming from the street. I had sweet & sour pork, the pork was overcooked & the rest of the dish was just a few pieces of pineapple & some other veges. My partner had the 5 spice squid as we had read on here that it... More 

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Lilydale, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

We ordered spring rolls, chicken with tamarind and garlic and garlic prawns. All arrived together, fairly quickly after ordering. We could not tell the vegetarian spring rolls from those with meat. Both had the same bland flavour and appearance. One of the garlic prawns was not sufficiently cooked. The generous portion of chicken was overcooked, topped by a bit of... More 

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Fife, Scotland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Ate here on our first night in Ham Tien and we weren't disappointedly. We shared stuffed squid with pork and honey and ginger prawns which were both delicious. Very cheap too!!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

....to eat in this (or any) part of Mui Ne/Ham Tien. Superb family run restaurant, great food, terrific service and all at an amazing price. Ate there twice and everything was just what we'd expect from authentic Vietnamese fare - tasty, spicy (when required) and lots of it. With this and a couple of other really excellent restaurants on the... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

To be fair, we didn't eat much the one time we visited this restaurant, but the spring rolls were really quite good, and that's worth mentioning :) Staff were friendly, and the beer was cold and cheap. All good!

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Hornsea, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

After a long day out we stopped here latish as many places closed , what a stroke of luck . The best vietnamese meal we had during our stay. Great friendly service and great prices

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Saskatoon, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2014 via mobile

Went here at the suggestion of our hotel. We were disappointed. The meat spring rolls had no flavour at all, so 8 of a dozen went to waste. My wife had pho bo which also lacked major flavour. Terrible compared to some of the pho we had in Hanoi and Da Nang. I had lemongrass chicken which was quite good... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2014

We ate here twice for dinner - we had ; Prawns in Honey with Ginger (twice) - very tasty - 65k, Chicken curry (large with lots of veg!) - very warming 55k, Chicken with onions/ginger 55k (flavourful), ALL dishes came with a small fried vegetable rice. Dessert - had banana pancake with chocolate - good size (45k). Green Saigon beers... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2014 via mobile

Seemed highly rated on trip advisor so gave it a chance. Huge disappointment, menu needed pictures because an order of chicken wings was received with a plate with 1 giant chicken wing. The food and flavours were uninspired, simple in a bad way, and not authentic and I'm Vietnamese myself. Why did people talk this place up for?

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2014 via mobile

Roadside location with consequent noise levels and not much to compensate to bring up the ambience. Nothing wrong with the menu or the prices, but nothing really stood out. Reasonably priced and OK service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 Nguyen Dinh Chao, Phan Thiet, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Binh Thuan Province  >  Phan Thiet

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