The Best Places For Seafood in Da Nang and Hoi An
Collected by Duncan Forgan , AFAR Local Expert
With the bountiful East Sea lapping at its shores, the coastline around Da Nang and Hoi An is legendary for its seafood offerings. Ranging in scope from simple little spit-and-sawdust joints to grand five-star affairs, the seafood restaurants in the area are a must for any visiting gastronome.
Cầu An Bàng, Tp. Hội An, Quảng Nam, Vietnam
The most memorable dining experiences in Vietnam are often found not at a fancy restaurant but while eating seafood fresh from the ocean at a stainless steel dining table surrounded by plastic stools. The seafood at An Bang Beach is a hit with...
Lô 10 Võ Nguyên Giáp, Mân Thái, Sơn Trà, Đà Nẵng 550000, Vietnam
The ocean views go perfectly with the seafood at this Danang classic. Like most of the seafood restaurants in the city, the freshness of the produce here is unimpeachable. Try the oysters and clams, which are steamed and served with spring onions,...
45 Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai, Phường Minh An, Hội An, Quảng Nam, Vietnam
Duc Tran, the Vietnamese-American chef/proprietor of The Mango Rooms, Mango Mango, and Mai Fish, is one of the most famous figures in Hoi An. His restaurants specialize in inventive fusion cuisine. Mai Fish majors in local seafood. Standouts here...
Lô 17-18 Võ Nguyên Giáp, Phước Mỹ, Sơn Trà, Đà Nẵng 550000, Vietnam
One of the more upmarket seafood eateries in Da Nang, My Hanh more than justifies its prices through the quality of its offerings. An extensive menu includes treats like grilled abalone, salt-steamed crab, and tamarind crab. The stirring location...
Lo 2 Duong Hoang Sa, Mân Thái, Sơn Trà, Đà Nẵng 550000, Vietnam
Nobody with a liking for seafood could quibble with the delights on offer in Danang and Hoi An. Sometimes, however, an occasion demands a little extra finesse. Of all the seafood focussed outlets in the city, few do nuance better than Bau Troi Do...