Coming to Ninh Thuan to enjoy a series of unforgettable dishes

Coming to Ninh Thuan to enjoy a series of unforgettable dishes

As a coastal province located in South Central of Vietnam, Ninh Thuan is an attraction for travelers with many types of tourism, from enjoying beautiful beaches, playing on hot deserts, or relaxing in luxury resorts to Cham culture exploration, etc.

Not only is it diverse and vibrant in tourism types but the cuisine of Ninh Thuan also appeals to people traveling here with a variety of dishes.

If you go on Vietnam package tours, you can easily taste all the delicious specialties here, from seafood to the rustic cake soup or chicken rice, etc. But what if you travel on your own?

It seems more challenging and overwhelming, yet you don’t have to worry too much. In this article, we’ll guide you to dive into the most famous and tasty food of Ninh Thuan, so that, hopefully, your trip here will be more accessible.

Top delicious food of Ninh Thuan

Grilled rice paper with fermented shrimp paste

Grilled rice paper with fermented shrimp paste

  • Chicken rice

  • Cake soup with grilled chopped fish

  • Seafood

  • “Banh can” cake, rice pancake folded in half

  • Anchovy sauce with rice vermicelli and roasted pork

  • Grilled chopped meat rolled with rice paper

  • Grilled rice paper with fermented shrimp paste

Chicken rice

Address: Hai Nam restaurant (17 Le Hong Phong), Phuoc Thanh (03 Tran Quang Dieu), Duc chicken rice (11 Nguyen Thai Hoc)

Price: VND 22,000 - 55,000/person

Coming to Ninh Thuan, forgetting to enjoy chicken rice, a specialty here, will be a shortcoming in your trip. The dish is made from a variety of ingredients, including rice, chicken, chicken giblet, chicken soup, sweet and sour fish sauce, roasted chili salt, and vegetables, etc.

Fish cake soup

Fish cake soup of Ninh Thuan

Fish cake soup of Ninh Thuan

Address: Phan Rang market (Thong Nhat street), Ngo Gia Tu street, and Yen Ninh street

Price: VND 12,000 - 55,000/person

Cake soup with grilled chopped fish is a special dish of Phan Rang city, Ninh Thuan. The cake noodle is opaque but not clear and sticky like normal cake soups. A bowl of fish cake soup includes cake noodles, grilled chopped fish, green onion, coriander, and pepper. The dish has a strong flavor and is very popular with many tourists coming here.

Seafood

Address: seafood market, night market, Vinh Hy bay or restaurants like Hoa Thien Ly (19 Hai Thuong Lan Ong), Pho Oc (343 Ngo Gia Tu), and Phong Ky (424/6 Ngo Gia Tu)

Price: from VND 100,000/person

Ninh Thuan is a land located on the blue coast, so coming here, you cannot miss the opportunity to enjoy seafood which ensures 3 delicious, healthy, and cheap criteria.

“Banh can”, rice pancake folded in half

Address: Que Huong restaurant (133 Tran Quang Dieu) and Hai restaurant (Yen Ninh street)

Price: Rice pancake folded in half: VND 7,000/unit; "Banh can" cake: from VND 2,000/unit

Rice pancakes folded in half and "banh can" cakes (Southern specialty consisting of small pancakes made with quail eggs, cooked in small clay pans) are the most popular ones not only in Ninh Thuan but also in the South Central Coastal and Southern regions. People here often enjoy them in the morning or afternoon.

Anchovy sauce with rice vermicelli and roasted pork

Anchovy sauce with rice vermicelli and roasted pork

Anchovy sauce with rice vermicelli and roasted pork

Address: The dish is sold everywhere from the street eateries to restaurants and hotels in Ninh Thuan

Price: from VND 15,000/person

Not as picky as in Hoi An, Anchovy sauce with rice vermicelli and roasted pork of Ninh Thuan is very simple and rustic with familiar ingredients, including vermicelli, seasoning sauce, raw vegetables, and garden eggs. If you like, you can add Vietnamese sausage, spring rolls, pig ears, etc.

Grilled chopped meat rolled with rice paper

Address: Tran Binh Trong street

Price: VND 35,000/person

Grilled chopped meat rolled with rice paper are available at many street eateries in Phan Rang city. Its ingredients include rice paper, grilled chopped meat, peanuts, vegetables, and fish sauce.

Although it is a familiar dish from the South to the North, grilled chopped meat rolled with rice paper is still the first choice of tourists when coming to Ninh Thuan.

Grilled rice paper with fermented shrimp paste

Address: Ninh Thuan night market

Price: VND 5,000/unit

Grilled rice paper with fermented shrimp paste is a food that makes young people unforgettable every time leaving Phan Rang, Ninh Thuan. The dish includes familiar ingredients such as quail eggs, fermented pork rolls, green onions, and cilantro.

However, what makes up the differentiation for the grilled rice paper in Ninh Thuan are the spicy fermented shrimp paste.

Ninh Thuan is returning itself into a paradise of tourism in South Central Vietnam with a variety of attractions, of which the cuisine will satisfy all the taste of both domestic and foreign travelers. If you have a chance to visit the place, don’t forget to try all the above top delicious food of Ninh Thuan. For further information about Asia group tours, don’t hesitate to let us know. Please like and share the article if you find it useful for you. Thank you.