What to eat in Quy Nhon Vietnam?
In this article, you will find the best 10+ delicious Quy Nhon street food dishes and where to find them.
1. Bún chả cá (fishball noodle soup)
Fishball noodle soup is the most famous specialty in the beautiful coastal city Quy Nhon.
What makes the difference compared to bun cha in other provinces is the fishball and the broth.
Fishball is made entirely from fresh fish with different spices, while the broth is mainly cooked from fish bones, creating a pleasant and unforgettable taste.
The dish is served with rice noodles and special chili sauce prepared only in Binh Dinh.
Where to eat?: A great place to try fishball noodle soup is Bún chả cá Liên. Address: 379 Nguyễn Huệ street.
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2. Jellyfish noodles
If you’re adventurous, you can order noodles soup with jellyfish.
The dish is made from noodles, jellyfish, broth, fried fish cake, roasted peanuts, and scallions.
When enjoying this dish, you must eat with sour mango and herbs to feel the right taste. The mango’s sour taste, the broth’s medium sweetness, and the crunchy jellyfish will make you remember the taste forever.
Where to eat?: You can order jellyfish noodles soup at the same places as fishball soups.
3. Bánh xèo tôm nhảy (shrimp pancake)
The shrimp pancake has long been a famous and unique dish of Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh.
The filling is made from round, reddish-brown shrimps and bean sprouts.
You can enjoy the crispy, golden crust wrapped around the layer of delicious shrimp and the fragrance of the accompanying vegetables.
Where to try?: We had these pancakes at Quy Nhon streetfood, but you can also find them at Bánh Xèo Tôm Nhảy Ông Hùng. Address: 24 Diên Hồng.
4. Bánh bèo
Banh Beo is made from rice flour, covered with chopped chives, shrimp, and roasted peanuts.
Where to eat?: The most famous place to try this dish is at Bánh bèo bà xê. Address: 50/22C Nguyễn thái học.
As Quy Nhon is a beach city, you should not miss trying delicious seafood here.
There are many seafood restaurants along Huyen Tran Cong Chua Street, where you can try different seafood dishes at an affordable price.
6. Nem Lui
Another dish to try in Quy Nhon is Nem Lui (grilled meat).
This dish is usually served with rice paper and vegetables to make DIY rolls and dip them in fish sauce.
7. Bánh hỏi cháo lòng
Quy Nhon people often start their day with a plate of pork, Banh hoi, and porridge. Banh Hoi is made from rice flour in vermicelli form topped with chopped chives.
When eating, don’t forget to accommodate the dish with bean sprouts, herbs, and a hot porridge bowl.
Where to eat?
- 20 Diên Hồng
- 144B Nguyễn Huệ
8. Banh mi
We found a great place to try Banh mi in Quy Nhon. Banh mi here is coated with butter, grilled on the charcoal, and filled with different fillings.
You can find it at 81 Ngô Mây.
9. Chicken rice
Quy Nhon is a great city to try Chicken rice. Many street vendors sell this dish, and the price is around 40,000 to 50,000 VND.
We love our food at Cơm gà 86. The chicken leg was well-marinated and fried until perfection.
10. Grilled chicken & quails
If you love trying more chicken dishes, you can stop by Gà chỉ Sáu Cau. This restaurant is specialized in birds with different cooking methods.
You can find grilled chicken, grilled quails, or chicken hotpot and porridge here.
11. Bo Kho
One of the popular food in Quy Nhon is stew beef.
The beef has lean meat mixed with fat and tendons and is softly stewed with a rich aromatic flavor. Fresh carrots and onions are added to make the color and taste of the dish more complete.
Braised beef stock is then sprinkled with salt and herbs to create an undeniable attractive taste.
You can enjoy the dish with crispy bread or noodles. We tried this at 432 Bạch đằng.
If you miss Pho, 432 bạch đằng is also an excellent place to try this dish. The beef broth was tasty, and the beef was soft and juicy.