Of course, when visiting Hue, you cannot skip these 4 best Hue fine dining restaurants:
Le Parfum Restaurant
5 Le Loi Street, Hue City
As a part of the famous La Residence Hotel, Le Parfum Restaurant is a place for opulent diners. The menu is a harmonious combination of Vietnamese delicacies and the quintessence of Western dishes. As their main target is the people in the upper class, their services here have nothing to complain about.
The meal standards are also up to the international critical: The meal often comes as a set of an appetizer, some main dishes, and dessert. Diners will have a pre-designed menu to plan their own set. For those who want to sample the menu, then remember to book at least 6 hours before so the restaurant can prepare it. The food supply here is also very safe since they have a whole garden behind the restaurant where the vegetables and the herbs are completely planted by the chefs.
Les Jardins De La Carambole Hue
32 Dang Tran Con Street, Hue City
Please hear us out when we say you couldn’t miss this destination once you’re in Hue. Although the price is high, it’s totally a worthy place to have dinner. The elite space with a hint of colonial-era architecture is a highlight of the restaurant. As you may guess from the name, most dishes here are French dishes, but they also serve Vietnamese and Italian food, too. All the chefs are professional ones with many years of experience and achievements so the quality of the food is highly assured.
Indeed, each dish here is fit both in the aspect of the taste and the amount. Not only does the restaurant satisfy diners by the quality and space, but it also offers piano performances throughout the meal. How elegant is that!! Enjoying skillful dishes while listening to the melodious piano sound under the yellowish dim light is the most romantic experience in Hue that you could ever imagine. So definitely check them out for once.
Ben Xuan Garden House Theater
Located between Thien Mu Pagoda and Van Thanh Temple, Ben Xuan Garden House Theater symbolizes the heart of the artist couple Camille Huyen, who are expatriates that have just returned to their birthplace. Having the traditional architecture with an authentic Hue scenery, this restaurant has attracted thousands of visitors each year. Many visitors also state that coming to the Ben Xuan Garden House Theater is not only a restaurant, but it is also a journey back to the past.
Indeed, there is absolutely nothing like this on this planet. It’s the combination of cuisine, art, culture, tradition, and history that no other place in Hue can offer. It’s truly a hidden gem inside the center of Hue City. About food, this restaurant also treats us with carefully home-grown vegetables, traditional Vietnamese delicacies – which are beautifully cooked by the chefs and a list of expensive wines.
Diners also have the chance to enjoy the talented voice of the owner – artist Camille Huyen along with the traditional musicians. After that, you can also spend your spare time visiting the complex of ancient Vietnamese architectures in Ben Xuan Garden House Theater. Although the cost is pretty high, it’s a great experience to enter the old imperial world in the past.
Tha Om Restaurant
Considered as one of the most romantic and unique fine dining restaurants in Hue, Tha Om Restaurant is situated at No 12, 12 Alley, Nguyen Phuc Nguyen Street. This was also the imperial Ministry of Justice back to the period of Khai Dinh King (1916 – 1925), which now belongs to Pham Ba Vinh’s grandson. The restaurant is actually an ancient and magnificent mansion, which is surrounded by four old ponds and terraces. Coming to Tha Om Restaurant, visitors will have the chance to try the 8-course dinner as well as meeting the owner. The owner of the restaurant has an archaic and elegant aura.
According to some of their former customers, there are two best memories of the night: It’s the chiro-graphic menu and the goodbye of the restaurant when visitors pass by a woman with an old lantern to go home. Many visitors state that the feeling is so real as if they’re in a historical movie. Although the food and service here are excellent, the price is a little above the average. But if you want to have a historical experience, definitely recommend this place.
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