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104/47 Phu Mong , Kim Long | Vietnam, Hue 10000, Vietnam
+84 54 3590 356
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Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant looks like a historic building which blends in with the town history. We really enjoyed the food, the service and the place.

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Ancient H, Giám đốc bán hàng at Ancient Hue, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greeting from Ancient Hue restaurant. Thank you so much for your taking time to write a good comment on TripAdvisor about us. It is great to see that you like our food, the restaurant as well as the staff. Once again, your experience sharing is highly appreciated, it will be a good chance for us to improve. Thank... More 

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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure why this is number 31 in Hue as it's probably the best meal we've had in Vietnam. The place is amazing and not as expensive as its ££££ tag suggests, we had spring rolls, beef noodles and BBQ pork and a bottle of wine for £45. You won't find this place from the street so book a cab... More 

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Ancient H, Giám đốc bán hàng at Ancient Hue, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greeting from Ancient Hue restaurant. Thank you so much for your taking time to write a good comment on TripAdvisor about us. It is great to see that you like our food, the restaurant as well as the staff. Once again, your experience sharing is highly appreciated, it will be a good chance for us to improve. Thank... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Located down a little side back street in Ancient Hue along a stream sustaining into the Perfumed River, this eatery was elusive - however was justified regardless of the hunt. The nourishment and introduction were fabulous - yet it is the area itself that is the genuine star - a flawlessly reproduced customary house. The grounds additionally contain two honest... More 

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Ancient H, Người quản lý at Ancient Hue, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to recommend Ancient Hue here on TripAdvisor. It is great to know the wonderful feeling you share for “An intriguing background and a stunning lunch” . We always strive to exceed our guest’s expectation and make your stay most memorable. We thank you again and we look forward to welcome you back... More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was amazing. Absolutely amazing food, great staff and lovely cocktails too. There were alot of options for non veg. Veg options were limited. However, what they did have was well worth the 70,000 DONG taxi fare.

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Ancient H, Người quản lý at Ancient Hue, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greeting from Ancient Hue restaurant. Thank you so much for your taking time to write a good comment on TripAdvisor about us. It is great to see that you like our food, the restaurant as well as the staff. Once again, your experience sharing is highly appreciated, it will be a good chance for us to improve. Thank... More 

Malaysia
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Very nicely done up decor, buildings and garden. Food is extraordinary, its comparable to fine dining at a fraction of the costs. Service is very good. Its location is slightly off the main road and it is worth the trip.

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Ancient H, Người quản lý at Ancient Hue, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greeting from Ancient Hue restaurant. Thank you so much for your taking time to write a good comment on TripAdvisor about us. It is great to see that you like our food, the restaurant as well as the staff. Once again, your experience sharing is highly appreciated, it will be a good chance for us to improve. Thank... More 

suffolk
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Don't even think about eating anywhere else in Hue before you eat here, we eat last night at our hotel la residence this places just surpasses it and even better they have a sister restaurant in Hoi An where we go tomorrow.....thank you just go off the beaten track but should not be missed

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Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at Ancient Hue restaurant. Thank you so much for your taking time to write a good comment on TripAdvisor about us. We are delighted to learn that you loved our restaurant facility. We are looking forward to welcoming you back next time. More 

Fredrikstad, Norway
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017

My husband found this restaurant on internet, and I was very pleased with that. 2 - course meal for both of us, me choosing Hue trio and then grilled prawns with cheese and risotto and my husband had very god starter ( he can't remember the name, but it was very good ) and for maincourse he had grilled seafoodplatter.... More 

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Ancient H, Người quản lý at Ancient Hue, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greeting from Ancient Hue restaurant. Thank you so much for your taking time to write a good comment on TripAdvisor about us. And thank you for "We have been to many restaurants all over the world, and I can tell that this restaurant was one of the better ones!" Once again, your experience sharing is highly appreciated, it... More 

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

My husband and I were fortunate to celebrate my birthday at this restaurant whilst on holiday in Vietnam. The restaurant is in a former mandarins house and the setting and decoration is beautiful. The staff were very attentive and welcoming, the food was fresh and delicious, I was most surprised, but delighted, when the girls entered with a cake, whilst... More 

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Dear Guest, Greeting from Ancient Hue restaurant. Thank you so much for your taking time to write a good comment on TripAdvisor about us. It is great to see that you like our food, the restaurant as well as the staff and hope you had great time Once again, your experience sharing is highly appreciated, it will be a good... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This was the best meal I had in Vietnam. Exceptional food,service and ambience.I had the duo chicken which was one of the best meals I have had in a long time.

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Ancient H, Người quản lý at Ancient Hue, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greeting from Ancient Hue restaurant. Thank you so much for your taking time to write a good comment on TripAdvisor about us. It is great to see that you like our food, the restaurant as well as the staff. Once again, your experience sharing is highly appreciated, it will be a good chance for us to improve. Thank... More 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This restaurant is of relatively modern origin, built to look like an older Vietnamese home and its compound. It is pretty, but rather noisy. We were disappointed with the food; we'd had much better in Vietnam. Though nothing wrong with it, it just wasn't up to the quality and taste standards of other restaurants we visited.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104/47 Phu Mong , Kim Long | Vietnam, Hue 10000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Thua Thien - Hue Province  >  Hue
  • Phone Number: +84 54 3590 356
Description
At Ancient Hue, guests will sample many types of Hue specialties such as banh beo (tiny rice flour parcels topped with shrimp flakes and pork crackling), and banh khoai (fried rice-flour pancakes stuffed with shrimp, pork and bean sprouts), along with innovative fusion cuisine. Trained at a five star hotel, Ancient Hue's chef mixes local specialties with Asian and European flavors to create memorable modern-day royal feasts. Rounding out the fine dining experience are creative cocktails blended with local fruits and an impressive international wine list.

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