7 Typical Dishes of Nha Trang

By | July 21, 2022

Besides the beautiful beaches, Nha Trang is also very famous for many delicious dishes that you cannot find elsewhere. In this article, we will introduce the 7 most typical dishes in Nha Trang.

1. Nha Trang Fish Vermicelli

With abundant seafood resources, Nha Trang dishes with seafood ingredients are always exceptionally delicious, and Nha Trang fish vermicelli is one of them.

typical dishes in Nha Trang

The taste of the Nha Trang fish vermicelli dish will be unmistakable with the delicious broth cooked from beef fish, scad, tomato, pineapple, and onion. You can add a little dipping sauce and raw vegetables, eat very well and do not feel heavy when eating.

2. Nha Trang Grilled Spring Rolls

The specialty of Nha Trang grilled spring rolls originates from Ninh Hoa but has now become a popular dish attracting diners excitedly to experience when traveling to Nha Trang.

A portion of grilled spring rolls has sophisticated ingredients, including fragrant grilled spring rolls, deep-fried rice paper, and Vietnamese herbs. Everything is neatly wrapped and fits in a piece of rice paper. When eating, dip it with its sauce, and you will fully feel the fatty – sweet-sour – spicy flavors blended in this dish.

3. Nha Trang Thick Noodle Soup

Banh Canh is a typical Nha Trang delicacy that you must taste when traveling here. The dish is prepared but has a rich seafood flavor thanks to the broth made from sea fish.

The noodle soup is made from moderately chewy rice flour, served with pickled fish and fried fish cake, and added a little green onion to make it fragrant. You may have to eat up to 2 bowls at a time to get cravings.

4. Nha Trang Jellyfish Vermicelli Soup

A super cheap bowl of Nha Trang jellyfish vermicelli with all kinds of steamed, fried fish cakes and crispy jellyfish meat creates an unforgettable sea flavor in the hearts of visitors.

You can use jellyfish vermicelli for breakfast, or it will surely satisfy hunger when hungry in the afternoon. This is one of the specialties of Nha Trang that you cannot ignore!

5. Banh Mi

You want to eat banh mi, one famous Vietnamese street food. You should visit Nguyen Huong Bakery at No. 01, To Hien Thanh Street, Nha Trang.

Nguyen Huong bread brand has been present in the coastal city for more than ten years and has never made diners stop craving its unique, delicious – nutritious – cheap taste.

6. Nha Trang Seafood

Coming to Nha Trang as a coastal city, seafood is one of the must-try dishes. A rich source of seafood, fresh and affordable, is what attracts many tourists to this city.

Nha Trang seafood dishes such as steamed crabs, stir-fried clams, snails, and grilled clams are always loved by locals and international tourists.

7. Nha Trang Chicken Rice

Nha Trang chicken rice is a simple dish but has its unique flavor thanks to the broth from boiled chicken and avocado sauce made from eggs. The portion of rice with shredded chicken is enough for you to eat only one serving!

The quality of most Nha Trang chicken rice restaurants is almost the same; the price ranges from only 20 to 30 thousand VND per serving.

Above are 7 typical dishes of Nha Trang, we hope you can enjoy all of them and can say that this is one of the great things to do in Nha Trang.

Category: Nha Trang


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