Restaurants in NHA TRANG

The best restaurants in Nha Trang are well-loved by locals and tourists alike, offering not only some of the freshest seafood in Vietnam, but also a satisfying array of authentic fare from across Asia, Europe, and the US.   A popular tourist destination in Vietnam, Nha Trang’s most popular restaurants range from contemporary establishments within five-star hotels to hippy-style shacks that are just minutes away from the beach. Some of these establishments also offer cooking classes, where you can learn how to prepare local specialities such as Vietnamese curry, spring rolls, and hotpots.


Cookbook Cafe Nha Trang

Cookbook Cafe Restaurant at InterContinental Nha Trang, features live cooking stations of local and international delicacies, as well as an extensive array of seafood, chargrilled meats, and authentic Vietnamese specialities. Open all day, the stylish restaurant comprises an air-conditioned dining section and a breezy outdoor terrace that overlooks the East Sea. Standout dishes include prawns and pork rolls with homemade peanut sauce, Vietnamese-style sweet and sour pork ribs, seafood spring rolls, and Piri-Piri roasted chicken served with vegetable cous cous. Catering to health-conscious travellers, Cookbook Cafe Restaurant serves fruit-infused water, imported cheeses, homemade dim sum, and gluten-free options for breakfast. Esteemed guest chefs from around the world visit Cookbook Café often.

Opening Hours: Daily 06:30 – 22:30

Address: Ground Floor, InterContinental Nha Trang

Tel: +84 58 388 7777



Sandals Restaurant

Sandals Restaurant, set within Sailing Club Nha Trang, serves sophisticated Vietnamese and Mediterranean delicacies using Pacific Rim ingredients. Helmed by a talented chef from the UK, delicacies on offer include beef tenderloin, grilled salmon, and oven-roasted seabass. A must-try at Sandals Restaurant is the Sandals Seafood Platter, a generous-sized appetizer which comprises of lobster, garlic butter prawns, calamari, fish and mussels. Set just minutes away from Tran Phu Beach, this beachfront eatery is divided into several dining areas with a beachfront terrace being the best for great views of the East Sea.

Opening Hours: Daily 07:30 – 20:00

Address: 72-74 Tran Phu Street, Nha Trang

Tel: +84 58 352 4628



Sen Vietnamese Restaurant

Sen Vietnamese Restaurant is a great place to savour quality local specialities with a great view in Nha Trang. Set within Tran Phu Beach’s Sailing Club, the restaurant is set within a garden patio that’s close to the beach – great for grabbing a bite after a day of snorkelling or diving. Must-try dishes at Sen Vietnamese Restaurant are goi cuon (translucent spring rolls with greens, coriander, minced pork, shrimp, and crab), banh xeo (crispy crepe filled with pork, shrimp, and bean sprouts), and Vietnamese pho noodles. The setting of Sen on the patio of the Sailing Club is extremely charming, but do note the venue turns into a nightclub after 20:00.

Opening Hours: Daily 07:30 – 20:00

Address: 72-74 Tran Phu Street, Nha Trang

Tel: +84 58 352 4628



Lanterns Vietnamese Restaurant

Lanterns Vietnamese Restaurant is well-recognised by locals as one of the best places to sample authentic Vietnamese food in Nha Trang. The restaurant’s specialities are the hotpots (VND 99,000), seafood claypots (VND 210,000 for two persons), Vietnamese curry (VND 99,000), and barbecued beef (VND 199,000 for two persons). Set in Nha Trang, Lanterns Vietnamese Restaurant is a ten-minute walk from Tran Phu Beach. If you’re looking to try your hand at Vietnamese cuisine, the restaurant offers half-day cooking classes that are held four times a week. Aside from getting their food supplies from local fishing villages, Lanterns Vietnamese Restaurant also supports local orphanages by providing scholarships and free lunches every week.

Opening Hours: Daily 07:30 – 21:30

Address: 72 Nguyen Thien Thuat, Nha Trang

Tel: +84 58 247 1674



REFUGE Nha Trang

Just minutes away from Tran Phu Beach is Refuge Nha Trang, a wooden cabin-style restaurant that serves authentic Swiss-French fare. The owners are very friendly and chatty, which creates a cosy ambience making travellers feel right at home. Food-wise, Refuge Nha Trang offers a good range of crepes, salads, imported cheeses, grilled beef, and lamb steaks as well as Swiss specialties such as mountain sausages in white wine and tartiflette (sliced potato baked with cheese, bacon and onions). Diners can also enjoy a wide array of dessert options, including the chocolate mousse, profiteroles, ice-creams, and sorbets.

Opening Hours: Daily 07:30 – 22:00

Address: 1L Hung Vuong, Nha Trang

Tel: +84 93 560 6226



Dining by The Bay at Six Senses Ninh Van Bay

Dining by The Bay is an all-day dining venue within Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, specialising in international fusion dishes for dinner. The two-storey eatery is fitted with comfortable daybeds, bar stools, and an outdoor terrace, where you can wine and dine whilst enjoying the sea breeze and expansive views of Ninh Van Bay. Must-tries include the Vietnamese crispy pancake with seafood and ‘nuoc mam’ sauce (VND 253,000), luong son seafood in clay pot (VND 531,000), and wok- fried beef tenderloin served with potato chips (VND 886,000). Considering it is located in one of the most exclusive resorts in Nha Trang, Dining by The Bay is priced accordingly, but those who appreciate the finer things in life will see it as money well spent.

Opening Hours: Daily 07:00 – 23:30

Address: Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, Ninh Hoa, Khanh Ho

Tel: +84 58 372 8222