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Top 5 Best Dishes for a Perfect Breakfast in Sapa

January 18, 2024 - 1744 views

Sapa’s attraction is created not only from its scenery, climate, or people but also from its cuisine. Try these 5 flavorsome dishes for breakfast in Sapa.

Sapa is famous for not only beautiful views but also its great diversity of delicious dishes that attract both domestic and foreign tourists. Actually, Sapa cuisine is so special that it creates a unique feature of the destination. Let’s review the top 5 best dishes for the perfect breakfast in Sapa you should not miss.

1. Sapa’s noodle

Noodle is a reasonable choice for you when coming to Sapa. Actually, this is a favorite dish for breakfast in Sapa. You can choose among a lot of kinds of noodles here. A bowl of hot noodles will warm you up in this snowy city. It is guaranteed that tourists will be impressed by the special aroma of noodles. Do not hesitate to enjoy a hot bowl of noodles in Sapa when you have an opportunity to visit this beautiful city.

Noodle Is A Perfect Choice For Breakfast In Sapa

Noodle Is A Perfect Choice For Breakfast In Sapa

The price of a bowl of noodles in Sapa is from VND 40,000 to VND 50,000, which is a little bit higher than in Hanoi. However, the special flavor of noodles here will certainly not disappoint you. To enjoy noodles in Sapa, you can visit Pho Khuyen restaurant, Bac Ha restaurant, Tung Ha Noi, and many other restaurants.

2. Stir-fried noodles with vegetables

With only VND 35,000 – VND 40,000, you’ll have an opportunity to enjoy stir-fried noodles for breakfast in Sapa, which will surely provide enough energy for a day full of experiences. This dish is cooked by using typical regional vegetables such as mustard greens or coriander.

Stir Fried Noodles With Vegetables for breakfast in Sapa

Stir-Fried Noodles With Vegetables

Stir-fried noodle with vegetables in Sapa is special by the state of different kinds of vegetables. Those vegetables are mixed to create a weirdly sweet taste which attracts a lot of tourists when coming to Sapa. You can order the dish with fried meats such as beef, chicken, seafood, and so on. It is served with a bowl of soup or broth with optional spices like chili, vinegar, and pepper. 

3. Banh Cuon - Vietnamese Steamed Rice Rolls

If you have not had a choice of dish for breakfast in Sapa yet, Banh Cuon is a suitable option for you. Although Banh Cuon appears in a lot of regions of Vietnam, this dish has a different flavor and cooking recipe in each region. Coming to Sapa, you will be able to enjoy the extremely special Banh Cuon.

Banh Cuon In Sapa Is Very Delicious And Worth Trying for breakfast

Banh Cuon In Sapa Is Very Delicious And Worth Trying

Banh Cuon in Sapa is often served with a bowl of salty, sour sauce filled with chopped coriander. In Sapa, many residents often suggest tourists trying a Banh Cuon restaurant located about 1 km from the center. Going through the cemetery, travelers will see a rickety wooden house on the left. This is the restaurant you should try. In addition, the beginning of Cau May Street also has an attractive Banh Cuon restaurant.

4. Seven-color rice

Seven-color rice is a very special kind of sticky rice of Sapa. This dish is made from glutinous rice and has different colors, which is the special feature of this sticky rice. It is a pity if you come to Sapa without enjoying this special food.

In fact, the women of the Nung Din ethnic group have to meticulously take care of each color to have a delicious and beautiful plate of sticky rice. Although there are up to 7 colors in a plate of seven-color rice, these 7 colors are naturally dyed from available leaves and tubers. People do not use chemical colors, so the dish is extremely safe and delicious.

5. Bamboo-tube rice

Bamboo-tube rice is a typical dish of Sapa, good food for breakfast in this destination. This food is not cooked in a normal pot like other kinds of rice. The main cookware here is a bamboo tube. Rice to cook rice must be the upland rice grown on terraced fields.

Bamboo Tube Rice for breakfast in Sapa

Bamboo Tube Rice

Bamboo-tube rice is especially popular with ethnic minorities in the Northwest provinces of our country. They often cook it when tilling the fields. Sapa people also consider bamboo-tube rice as a special dish to welcome tourists and guests or use it in the festivals of the village. This specialty of Sapa is often eaten with sesame salt or barbecue, such as chicken, pork, beef, or grilled fish.

Coming to Sapa, tourists will have a lot of choices for breakfast because Sapa’s cuisine is extremely varied. Hope that this article can help you have more options and memorable moments each time traveling to Sapa.

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