What To Eat in Vietnam

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Young travelers, as well as couples and families, are traveling all the way to Vietnam for the beautiful adventures, real local experiences but also for the Vietnamese Food.

The Vietnamese Cuisine became popular worldwide. Being one of the healthiest cuisines in the world. It has a big variety of dishes that one must definitely try when traveling to Vietnam.

Many European influences can be found in Vietnamese dishes, including sauces, meats, pork, and baguettes.

These 5 dishes are a must-order when traveling to Vietnam:

Banh Mi

A Vietnamese baguette stuffed with a wide variety of fillings such as pork, meat, Vietnamese bologna, cheese and more.


Pho is the famous Vietnamese noodle soup, usually served with beef or chicken. It includes rice noodles, some herbs such as mint leaves, basil and bean sprouts.

Goi Cuon

The famous Vietnamese “Summer Rolls,” filled with shrimps or pork, with herbs and rolled up in rice paper, served with a peanut dipping sauce.

Nem Nuong Xa

Delicious grilled meat on lemongrass skewers.


For dessert, try Che, a pudding made from sticky rice and beans.