Where to Eat? Top 10+ Best Phu Quoc Restaurants
Phu Quoc is always the destination for gourmets with unique dishes and quality restaurants. However, choosing the best one among hundreds of places to eat on this island is not so easy. If you are wondering about where to fill your stomach, just take a look at our top recommendations for must-try restaurants on Phu Quoc Island below.
1. Crab House Phu Quoc
- Address: No.26 Nguyen Trai St., Duong Dong Town, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 11 am - 10 pm
- Price range: $4.5 - $70
Located near the center of Duong Dong Town, Crab House Phu Quoc is a fusion restaurant with Vietnamese - American style. It has two floors with a cozy but not monotonous, simple, and quite pleasing layout. This place mainly specializes in Western-style crab dishes. The taste of foods here is extremely delicious because of the freshness of the seafood and the special delicious sauce.
As being cooked in the fusion style, foods in Crab House are quite strange for domestic diners or locals; however, they are still the top favorite restaurants in Phu Quoc with international tourists. Unlike the layout of Vietnamese cuisine, the dishes here are mostly served in a large bowl. The seafood is accompanied with some special sauces only available in this restaurant, especially the Crab House sauce, Cajun sauce, garlic butter sauce, and lemongrass butter sauce. Coming to Phu Quoc Crab House, you will not only enjoy delicious food but also be served attentively. The service staff here are rated as very friendly and enthusiastic.
2. On The Rocks Restaurant
- Address: Mango Bay Resort, Ong Lang Beach, Cua Duong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 6.30 am - 10.30 pm
- Price range: $4.5 - $180
On The Rocks is a restaurant belonging to Mango Bay Resort. With the location that is right next to the beach, it is always the best place to see the beautiful sunset on Phu Quoc Island. Breakfast at On The Rocks Restaurant will be the highlight of your wonderful morning, from 6.30 am to 10.30 am, the restaurant serves typical European - Asian dishes, accompanied by tropical fruits, pancakes, and many types of pastry.
After the morning, the restaurant continues to serve its guests until late at night. Lunch and dinner at the restaurant are “a la carte” and you are sure to find authentic Vietnamese dishes or Western dishes with Asian twists. The menu of wines, fruit juices, and a variety of cocktails are also highlights of the restaurant.
Most tourists recommend On The Rocks as a romantic luxury restaurant for admiring the stunning twilight, dating, or celebrating anniversaries, and all of them feel satisfied whenever they come here.
On The Rocks Restaurant
3. Winston’s Burgers Restaurant Phu Quoc
- Address: 121 Tran Hung Dao St., Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 11 am - 9 pm
- Price range: $1.5 - $16
Winston’s Burgers is a very famous fast-food restaurant in Phu Quoc which received TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellent in 6 years. Burgers, Key Lime Pie, and Fries here are reviewed as the best on the island.
Thanks to its tasty foods and amazingly cheap prices, Winston’s Burgers is the hot spot for all tourists coming to Phu Quoc. Besides the fast food, you can also have the best beer and cocktails here at very low prices (only from $3.5). Most of this restaurant’s customers said that they are totally satisfied with their cuisine experience here and also very impressed by the friendly enthusiastic staff.
4. The Pepper Tree Restaurant
- Address: La Veranda Resort, 118 Tran Hung Dao St., Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 11 am - 10 pm
- Price range: from $20
Belongs to the 5-star luxury MGallery - La Veranda Resort, The Pepper Tree is voted as the most high-end restaurant in Phu Quoc which brings an excellent fine dining experience to its customers. No one can say anything bad about the food and services in this restaurant. The menu is changed every season and new food creation is made gradually to guarantee the quality of foods and also always bring surprises to its customers.
Not only the food, the background, and atmosphere of The Pepper Tree are also amazing with a great view to the beach, elegant deluxe design, and melody of Jazz music. All features of this restaurant said that it is always ready to serve you the most classy meals when you are on Phu Quoc Island.
The Pepper Tree Restaurant
5. Gop Gio Restaurant Phu Quoc
- Address: Block 4-5-7 Phu Quoc Night Market, Bach Dang St., Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 5 pm - 12 am
- Price range: $4.5 - $22
Gop Gio is a well-known family restaurant in Phu Quoc Night Market. It is famous for its tasty seafood dishes that are cooked totally from fresh ingredients and at reasonable prices. The signature dishes in Gop Gio Restaurant are many, but aside from seafood, you should try the special beef fried rice here. Most of the customers said that they are impressed by the cheap prices and high quality of seafood here and promise to come back whenever they visit Phu Quoc Island.
6. Khanh Ly Vegetarian Restaurant
- Address: 35 Nguyen Trai St., Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 9 am - 9 pm
- Price range: $1.5 - $2.5
Located at a silent place in Duong Dong Town, Khanh Ly is a small vegetarian restaurant that serves simple vegan dishes in Vietnamese style. Although it is a very casual local restaurant, the choices for food here are diverse with a menu of about 50 dishes that allow you to find something that fits your taste easier.
As Khanh Ly Restaurant doesn’t allow to book in advance and is so famous with not only locals and domestic tourists but also international tourists, if you want to have a meal here, you may have to come really soon to have a table, especially at lunchtime.
7. Vuon Tao Restaurant
- Address: No.1 Tran Hung Dao St., Cua Lap, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 9 am - 10 pm
- Price range: $6.5 - $14.5
Vuon Tao is a big seafood restaurant near Duong Dong Town and stays right next to the beach. When you come to the restaurant, you will be surprised by its grounds which look like a garden with so many trees, flowers, and bonsais.
It is hard to tell what is the signature dish of Vuon Tao Restaurant as there are many choices for tasty food here. If you come to this place for the very first time, you should try some dishes such as coconut steamed shrimp, herring salad, fried red snapper, mixed hot pot, etc.
Although the capacity of Vuon Tao Restaurant is about 80 guests, you still have to book your table at least 1 day before coming here, especially in peak season as this place usually welcomes large groups of tourists.
8. Bun Ken Ut Luom
- Address: No.40 30/4 St., Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 6 am - 10 pm
- Price range: $0.8 -$1.1
Ut Luom is more like a small vendor on a street in Duong Dong Town. It sells a specialty of Phu Quoc Island: “Bun Ken” which is a type of mixed noodles topping with fried ground fish, sprouts, chilies, papaya salad, herbs, and a little fish broth. There are not many places that sell “Bun Ken” in Phu Quoc at present and Ut Luom is always the best and most famous address for anyone who wants to try this dish.
9. Bun Quay Kien Xay
- Address: No.28 Bach Dang St., Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 7 am - 11.45 pm
- Price range: $1.5 - $2.5
“Bun Quay” is a specialty of Phu Quoc Island and it was created by Kien Xay Restaurant. The word “Bun Quay” means “stirred noodles” and it was named by Phu Quoc locals. The root of this special name is from the unique sauce to eat with this dish and to make this sauce, you have to “stir” strongly all the spices together in about 5 minutes.
At present, when coming to Phu Quoc, you may see many restaurants sell “Bun Quay”. However, the best dish only can be found where it was born - Kien Xay Restaurant.
10. The Home Pizza Phu Quoc
- Address: 127C Tran Hung Dao St., Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 11 am - 22.30 pm
- Price range: $2.5 - $15
In the hope of bringing warmth and familiarity to diners far from home, The Home Pizza was born to serve authentic Italian pizzas to its guests. The fresh cake base is kneaded by hand and baked at 350oC. When it gets out of the oven, you will receive a crispy pizza added a little fat of cheese, combined with some other flavors that will stimulate all your senses. In addition, to guarantee the best quality of foods, The Home Pizza is committed to making its dishes from 100% fresh, clean, and organic food.
11. Xin Chao Restaurant
- Address: No.66 Tran Hung Dao St., Duong Dong, Phu Quoc
- Opening hours: 11 am - 2 am
- Price range: $2.5 - $22
There is no doubt that Xin Chao is the most well-known seafood restaurant in Phu Quoc as it is recommended by both domestic and international tourists. Compares to the value that this restaurant brings to its customer, the price of foods here is amazingly reasonable. Xin Chao Restaurant scores in the hearts of diners with its creative space design, extensive menu, unique and creative drinks, and impeccable service. In addition, thanks to its location, this restaurant is also a wonderful place to see the gorgeous sunset in Phu Quoc.
Xin Chao Restaurant
Phu Quoc Island is always a wonderful destination for the dining experience as it is hard to find a really bad restaurant or vendor here. Above are over 10 best choices for places to eat on the island. However, there are a lot more options waiting for your to explore. To satisfy your foody soul, let's book your trip to Phu Quoc and start your culinary discovery there!
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