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Trong Dong Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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220 Phan Dinh Phung St. Ward 2, Da Lat, Vietnam
Name/address in local language
+84 63 3821 889
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my friend came here expecting a cozy warm vibe for dinner. Turned out to be a most unforgettable experience that we've ever had so far in Da Lat. The food was fragrant and delicious. Shrimp paste on sugar cane and spring rolls are the must for starter. The main course, we had chicken curry and fish simmered in... More 

2 Thank Ryan C
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best food we ate in Vietnam Vegetarian friendly Simple restaurant, not many covers, efficient service.

1 Thank Otis08
Hanoi, Vietnam
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I have been here last time. I really like this restaurant. I would like to recommend all of you to visit this good place.

1 Thank NothingLikeVietnam
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We went here both nights whilst staying in da lat it was so good! Brilliant home cooked Vietnamese food! Warm and friendly setting with lovely staff. We loved it! Definitely only eat here if you are in da lat

1 Thank Lucy H
DiemTruong, Owner at Trong Dong Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for visit Lucy H. Glad to hear that you enjoy our food very much and our staff make you feel warm and friendly. Trống Đồng restaurant want to be place that customers can come to enjoy home-made local food. Be sure to let us know if there's anything we can do to make the restaurant better place. Diễm... More 

Ninh Binh, Vietnam
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Amazing food, nice location, friendly staffs...Love this place...we have been here last month for the trip to Dalat and book our lunch here. We are really happy and comfortable when have a lunch here. Highly recommend...

2 Thank VietNamNinhBinhTour
DiemTruong, Owner at Trong Dong Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for visit Trong Đồng restaurant Queen T. Glad that you are happy with our food and service. Your recommendation motivate us a lot. Diễm Trương More 

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78 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We went to this place because was highly recommend in our guide book. We ordered few positions, but none of them, they can prepare. The food was not good, service was horrible. Not recommend.

3 Thank Gigi1599
DiemTruong, Chủ sở hữu at Trong Dong Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Gigi1599, On behalf of the restaurants I sincerely apologize for the bad experience you experienced at our restaurant. we always want to give customers good food and the best service quality, but waitress went backwards on the motto of the restaurant, so she was laid off after we verify things clear. Thanks for your information, it helps us to... More 

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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Service is very good, but food is below average. Oily spring rolls, pork in claypot has nothing to do with claypot cooking methods - just a rather rubbery piece of pork steak cut to pieces and put into the pot with a sauce that kills all other taste with sugar and salt. We had better meals in Dalat.

1 Thank NeGrusti
New York City, New York
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98 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The food we ordered was good, however not the best we had in Vietnam. If you are curious and want to taste some of the local wines, you can go there. Great service!

1 Thank Adrien P
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We were hesitating at first because the restaurant was empty, but we decided to give it a try anyway. And it's proven good like it's reviews! Food is in the right quantity, tasty, and you can adjust the spiciness as well. Main course starts at 75.000 which is not very expensive!

3 Thank Ines M
Mooloolaba, Australia
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Our homestay recommended this restaurant. We went for lunch then dinner. Both meals very enjoyable and a good price. Staff friendly.

4 Thank Terry D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$5
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Phan Dinh Phung St. Ward 2, Da Lat, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Lam Dong Province  >  Da Lat
  • Phone Number: +84 63 3821 889
Trong Dong - a homey place for your meals!

Dear valued customers,
Every year we close our beloved restaurant 2 weeks for vacation. This year our schedule is from August 20 to September 5. We will reopen our service on September 6, 2015.
We would like to thank you very much for your great support and hope to see you all again :)

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