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La Carambole

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19 Pham Ngu Lao, Hue, Vietnam
+84 54 3810 491
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London UK
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39 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I broke two cardinal rules in going to this restaurant: If you're eating 'ethnic' food, don't go to a place where there are no diners from that ethnic group; and don't visit restaurants that can't make up it's mind what cuisine it's serving. But we were recommended this establishment by our guide, who is local, so we gave it a... More 

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1 Thank DavidGarfield
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We decided to have dinner here based on other reviews on trip advisor. The actual restaurant was very charming and cozy inside. Mostly filled with expats from Spain, Germany, Australia, and US. The menu consisted of a collection of unique mixture of Vietnamese, Italian, and other Asian dishes. The were very few French menu items listed. The wine selection was... More 

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Thank John J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We ate here 3 times while visiting Hue. After the first visit we had to keep coming back. The food is excellent and the staff is friendly and attentive. We particularly liked the fish cooked with lemongrass.

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Thank Nc K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Restaurant with French cuisine and special dishes of Hue. The food was delicious and just position. Attentive service style, enthusiastic and very friendly. The space is warm and romantic. I am very happy with this restaurant and would return if I had the opportunity to Hue in the future

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1 Thank Nguyên H
Hue, Vietnam
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The atmosphere inside is great and the food was very delicious. I had the beef wrapped in leaves with a fish sauce. A different night I had the grilled chicken with lemongrass. The soup was really good too. The staff did a great job recommending some of their best dishes. They also have a helpful iPad with photos of all... More 

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Thank David C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

i come this restaurant buy my fiend, everything verry nice, service and food wonderful.... i will comeback with my friend in next time...

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Thank Kieu Oanh T
Victoria, Canada
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34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Another wonderful restaurant in Vietnam. I felt like I was eating all the time, but never had a bad meal. Some were different from what I am used to but still good food.

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Thank dradu19
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the vietnam dinner set menu for 200,000 VD and I found a long piece of hair in my noodles. Very disgusting and the waitress took the dish away immediately when I showed her. Didn't even apologize for it. Not impressed with the food overall, but some of them weren't too bad. 1. First dish was the pho looking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by our tour guide and visited on both nights of our 2 night stay. I had prawns with lemongrass and chilli, not too spicy and so delicious my husband ordered them on our second visit. He had steak cooked to perfection (first visit). The mixed fried vegetables were just perfect with my chicken. Not expensive. Lovely girl waitresses.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the 5 course tasting menu (one) which was delicious!! Our only gripe was that we were in and out in less than 1hr and 15 mins! Super speedy, would have been nicer to linger for longer :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Pham Ngu Lao, Hue, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: +84 54 3810 491

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?