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Lantern Town Restaurant

49 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 93 627 07 07
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Vietnamese, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great ambiance
"Went here with my Vietnamese wife to find excellent food."
Geoff Y
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2. Authentic Vietnamese food
"Food was simply amazing!"
James H
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3. Scenic dining
"We wandered into this beautiful restaurant and bar to"
Lynda W
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have been coming to Hoi An for 7 years. I have found that Lantern Town has consistently been excellent in every visit. We have tried many dishes and drinks in the menu and have never been disappointed. The sample platter is great if you haven't...More

Thank Michael L
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Went here with my Vietnamese wife to find excellent food. The place was busy so that would be a great indicator. We were fortunate to be served by Hang who is a great waitress with advice and information on the food available. Thanks Hang for...More

Thank Geoff Y
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful restaurant. The food was superb, the service excellent, and the atmosphere was wonderful. This is a must visit restaurant in Hoi-An.

1  Thank cooneylm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this lovely and great restaurants multiple times during my trips thru Viet Nam. Variety of dishes on the menu for everyone's own preferences. Good staff, Great food and Nice owner.

Thank PMikel
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Our tour group went here for dinner and had a number of dishes. All were good or very good. The banana blossom salad and braised chicken with ginger were great!

1  Thank Providence_RITom
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, fresh fish. Casual dining inside or in a garden terrace. Thuy our waitress was lovely. Nice ambiance. I highly recommend it !

1  Thank Carol P
Reviewed 7 February 2018

My husband and I had dinner at the lantern yesterday.we have eaten there several times as the food is excellent.The ambience and the decor are really lovely.Our waitress Hang was very helpful and attentive.It was a wonderful experience.Roseline Voussure from UK

1  Thank nigelbennett1527
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

This place is decent, you’re really paying for the ambiance here. It’s a nice place to take a romantic date. The food is a little overpriced considering there are other restaurants in the vicinity that offer similar foods at a fraction of the price. The...More

Thank cr0ixf
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Based on TripAdvisor ratings we had dinner here and the setting is indeed nice, the staff friendly and so with some great expectations we ordered our food and white + red house wine. The wines were OK and so was the amount of the wine...More

Thank Rob_de_Vries
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

With a party of 6, everyone had a great meal. The duck spring rolls where a great starter. The atmosphere was spot on and being located in the centre of old town was perfect!

Thank Kelly B
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10 February 2018|
Response from Carol P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i think they could arrange something for you in the small garden. For sûre inside, it s big. You ask for Thuy you come on behalf of Carol and Wesley.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Nam Province  >  Hoi An
  • Phone Number: +84 93 627 07 07
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Located right in the middle of Hoi An ancient town, Lantern Town offers authentic Vietnamese cuisine and a selective creative fusion dishes. Great ambience, welcoming staff and friendlly services are what we always try our best to bring to our customers. Wide range of choices for enjoying your meal and drinks such as Cozy indoor, Open courtyard, Upstair overlookng the river, Terrace or Chilled out bar. With wide selection of food cooked in traditional way of Vietnamese Hoianian, and a collection of signature cocktails especially the Happy Hours 2 for 1 from 3:00pm-7:00pm, Lantern Town is perfect place for dining in charming Hoi An.
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