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Yellow Star Cafe
Cuisines: Vietnamese
Dining options: After-hours
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Dining options: After-hours
Reviewed July 31, 2011

I hate to say it, but we had a terrible meal here at the Yellow Star cafe. We wandered in off the street later in the evening (most other restaurants were shut). It also looked like they had a nice menu.

The food, however, was not good. The prawns didn't look like they'd been cooked to order (definitely not fresh), and the steamed fish was dry and old (again, it looked like the fish had been sitting around for at least a day). Lastly, the peanut sauce served with the fresh spring rolls was actually mouldy.

Highly, highly disappointing. We clearly got them on a very bad night indeed.

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Thank googs2xt
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Reviewed August 5, 2010

Once visited it was difficult to go anywhere else. Fantastic food and really nice people. We once arrived for a late lunch and woke everyone up - they were all smiles. Make sure you try the squid with lemongrass and chili!

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Reviewed July 30, 2010

We loved it here. The food was outstanding, especially the lemon tart for dessert! And the staff were some of the friendliest I have come across. Best restaurant I came across during a week in Hoi An!

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Thank trutraveller
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Reviewed April 25, 2010

Great selection of local Hoi An food as well as other Vietnamese dishes. Very cheap and lovely staff but the night we went there it wa HOT and a bit stuffy sitting up the back. never the less if you want a cheap and quick meal give it a go.

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Thank AB1967
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Reviewed March 9, 2010

My girlfriend and I ate here on a Tuesday evening. We absolultely loved the western food on offer - steak, chicken fajitas, onion rings and best of all, REAL mash potatoes! It definitely satisfied our cravings for some good food from home (btw, we love Asian food also, but everything in moderation!). The staff were absolutely lovely, extremely pleasant and by no means 'in your face'; we got the feeling that this is a family run place. Highly recommended - we will be back!!

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Thank GeoDB
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