Must eat dishes in Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa

Must eat dishes in Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa

Nem nuong Nha Trang

Nha Trang – a coastal city and the capital of Khanh Hoa Province on the South Central Coast of Vietnam is one of the most stunning tourist attractions for foreign travelers in this country. Not only for the pristine beaches and excellent scuba diving, Nha Trang is also famous for its special delicacies. You can see more: Signature Cruises halong bay

Here is the list of some must-try dishes for travelers on their first coming to Nha Trang:

  1. Grilled fermented pork roll- Nem Nuong
Nem nuong Nha Trang

Nem nuong Nha Trang- source: internet

When it comes to Nha Trang cuisines, grilled fermented pork roll, also known as Nha Trang’s or Ninh Hoa’s fermented pork roll is definitely what you cannot neglect. Fermented pork roll can be served grilled (nem nuong) or fresh (nem chua). However, most travelers enjoy nem nuong in Nha Trang and take the fresh version home. Fermented pork roll, which is directly grilled with the fire of coal brazier, is eaten with dipping sauce with pickled green papaya as well as raw herbs.

Where to go:

Nem Nuong Vu Thanh An Restaurant, No 15 Le Loi, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa.

  1. Lac Canh’s Grilled Beef
Lac Canh grilled beef

Lac Canh grilled beef- source: internet

It is the recipe of mixing beef with honey and more than ten kinds of spices that the secret of making perfect grilled beef lies on. Handed down from one generation to another, the recipe is only known to specific members of the family of the restaurant owner. There, diners can get free to grill and enjoy the beef in their own way. Lac Canh’s grilled beef is so preferred by travelers that it is mentioned in many well-known foreign travel guides.

Where to go:

Han Hon Minh restaurant (since 1963), at No 44 Nguyen Binh Khiem Street, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa.

  1. Rice vermicelli with jellyfish and grilled fish – Bun cha ca

What determines the exclusive taste of bun cha ca is its broth, which is made from boiled mackerel and sailfish’s bones. Unlike the broth made from fatty boiled pork bones; the broth of bun cha ca is sweet and delightsome, especially suitable for those being going on a diet. Jellyfish and steamed sailfish are also included in a bowl of Nha Trang’s bun cha ca. Alova Gold cruise

Where to go:

Bun ca Nam Beo Restaurant, at No Block B2, Phan Boi Chau Street, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa.

  1. Banh can- Can cake

When visiting Nha Trang, an unforgettable experience you should not miss is sitting around the warm fire of coal brazier, observing the cook skillfully pour flour into moulds and then feeding yourself with hot can cake in a windy day. Including rice flour, eggs, lard and spring onion, banh can is a popular snack in the Southern and Central regions of Vietnam. Can cakes are sold in pairs and eaten with special sour and sweet dipping sauce made from raw vegetables and the famous fish sauce of Nha Trang.

Where you can go for banh can:

Crossroad of Nguyen Thien Thuat and Le Thanh Ton Street

  1. Rice noodles with sliced fish meat in Ninh Hoa
Nha Trang is famous for its stunning specialty

Nha Trang is famous for its stunning specialty- source: internet

If you come back home from Nha Trang without trying rice noodles in Ninh Hoa, this is a big missing! They roll noodles into small thin circles as a bowl. The soup is cooked from fish such as tuna, Be fish and marlin, which have more protein, chewy and fresh meat. Eating this dish, diners can enjoy the natural sweetness of the fish, the sour of tomato and the fresh of vegetables like flower of the banana tree, bean sprout, herbs and lettuce.

  1. Lobster Porridge in Binh Ba

Another appetizing and nutritious dish in Khanh Hoa is lobster porridge, which is really combined by many flavors by slightly spicy of pepper and green onion and of course, fresh of lobster and sweet of rice and onion. If you are looking for a perfect windy afternoon on the beach, this hot dish is everything you need.

Cooked with tomatoes to create a typical sweet red sauce and eaten with green onion and herbs, squid noodle in Van Ninh is one of the must-eat dishes in Khanh Hoa. What makes the dish very popular in summer is a harmony combination of the sour of tomatoes and pineapples and sweet of squids.

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