Can cake, Xeo cake, grilled meat, meat of mountain goats,… are all the specialty that you can’t ignore when coming to Phan Rang or when making Mekong Delta tours. But not everywhere in Phan Rang can make these dishes good, therefore, if you’re planning a trip to discover Phan Rang cuisine, take note these addresses below so that you can have chance to enjoy the fancy cuisine of Phan Rang once coming here.
Here are some good food and suggestive addresses for visitors to explore Phan Rang cuisine.
1. Xeo cake
Que Huong Restaurant (133 Tran Quang Dieu): A restaurant specializing in Xeo cake, and some other traditional cakes in Phan Rang, this place is always crowded, therefore, if you come here a bit late, you may have to wait for seats. Xeo cake here has much more stuffing than Xeo cake in other places, with fresh shrimp, fresh squid, bean sprouts, meat,… Xeo cake here has a price at 7,000VND/ one cake. Can cake is 2,000 VND/ one cake. The quality is guaranteed and the staff is extremely friendly.
The attractive yellow cover of Xeo cake
Quan Ninh (Yen Ninh, Phan Rang): This is a food stall on pavement, so the space is very cool and spacious. Xeo cake and Can cake here are very delicious and affordable, so, it attracts a lot of customers every day. If you come to Ninh Thuan, you should come here once.
Can cake with its delicious taste is always a favorite food for any tourist
Le Loi Pagoda (58 Le Loi): This is a nice food stall on pavement in Phan Rang. The delicious, crunchy, hot, very fragrant cakes served with minced peanut and herring sauce. The price is relatively cheap, a plate with 8 cakes is about 15,000VND.
In addition, the area of Fish lake (after the park 16/4) or Quang Trung Street also has many restaurants selling delicious Can cake and Xeo cake that you should at least once visit to enjoy.
2. Noodle soup
Nhuyen Banh (284 Ngo Gia Tu) is considered the most famous place for this dish in Phan Rang. However, the restaurant is kinda small, with just a few dozen of large bowls with some tables and chairs, however this stall has a clean space, friendly staff and enthusiastic service. The price for a bowl of noodle soup is also very affordable, with just 15,000 VND / bowl, so it will be a great place to visit when coming to Phan Rang.
The attractive appearance of a bowl of noodle soup
Ba Ngo (75 Ngo Gia Tu): The noodle soup here is sold from early morning until late afternoon. If you come here in the time of breakfast or dinner, it’ll be very crowded. The characteristics of noodle soup here is rich in broth and with a bit spicy taste of pepper, which make the noodle soup here very tasty to eat. The price here is about 12,000 – 22,000 VND/ bowl depending on your choice.
3. Chicken rice
Khanh Kiem chicken rice (61 Tran Quang Dieu): This is one of the most delicious chicken rice restaurant in Phan Rang. The chicken rice here tastes very special when compared to other places. Chicken here is charged in pieces, therefore, the more pieces of chicken you eat will cost you the more money. The price for each piece of chicken is about 24,000VND/ piece and 9,000VND/ 1 plate of rice.
You will fall in love with the chicken rice in Phan Rang
Phuoc Thanh chicken rice (03 Tran Quang Dieu): This is another delicious chicken rice restaurant of Phan Rang, with airy space, good service. The chicken here is also charged in pieces. Prices range from 20,000 to 55,000 VND/ piece.
A plate of chicken
Ngoc chicken rice (22 Tran Binh Trong): This is a Chinese chicken rice stall with special flavor compared to the two chicken rice restaurants mentioned above. The chicken here is processed very carefully, so you won’t have to worry about the food safety when eating here. The price is about 50,000VND for a meal.
4. Mountain goat
Tri Tam goat hotpot (174 Thong Nhat): This is a great place to enjoy Ninh Thuan mountain goat. Especially here, there are goat meat stir fried with butter, which according to many customers is very delicious. This place is also very spacious and airy, with enthusiastic staff. A goat hotpot is enough for 2 people to eat and costs about 250,000VND.
Mountain goat hotpot is the favorite dish of many people
Ethnic specialties – Ninh Binh mountain goat (Luong The Vinh street) is a good mountain goat restaurant with spacious space. To really enjoy the food of this restaurant, you should choose to go in the evening, because the stall is only open from 16h until 22h. Here, many dishes related to mountain goats such as hotpot, grilled, porridge.
5. Beef hotpot
So Ri beef hotpot (137 Le Loi): Not as luxurious as the high-end restaurants, this restaurant is exactly the place that is popular with local people, that’s why it attracts a large number of diners every day. Besides the hotpot, there are many dishes in the restaurant, ranging from fish, seafood hotpot to grilled, fried, and other attractive dishes. The restaurant is open from 15h – 23h every day.
A beef hotpot in Phan Rang
Thien beef hotpot (147 Le Loi): This is a restaurant specializing in beef hotpot of the land of Cham tower, Phan Rang. This is just a pub, but the quality of service is very good. This is also a perfect place to enjoy the delicious, reasonable foods with family when coming to Phan Rang.
Grilled rice paper – Nguyen Van Troi (opposite 26 Nguyen Van Troi): the stall is very crowded, so come early if you want to have a seat here. The restaurant is very famous, with the foods really delicious and cheap. The space is slightly narrow because of they are just a pavement stall, not too crowded but compensate for the enthusiasm and agility.
The banana sweet soup
Banana sweet soup (Thong Nhat street): this is a pretty banana sweet soup stall in Phan Rang. Although you are not too familiar with banana sweet soup but in Ninh Thuan this dish has a unique flavor.
16/4 Square Area (16th Street): Variety of snacks such as grilled sweet potato, grilled corn, boiled corn, duck eggs, dried stingray and grilled rolls,… open from 16h to 22h. This area has many consistent quality, so you can comfortably eat at affordable prices.