Nha Trang is not only known as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. It is also loved by many foreign tourists because of the diversity of cuisine and people here. Let’s discover 10 outstanding specialties in Nha Trang that you should not miss.
Top 10 outstanding specialties in Nha Trang
Nha Trang Fried Fish
Fried Fish is the most famous Nha Trang specialty thanks to its chewy, delicious, and low-flour patties, bold flavor that melts in the mouth. The patty is made from a variety of fish with little or no bones such as mackerel, termite, mackerel, barracuda, flying fish, sailfish, pangasius,… marinated with various spices such as garlic, pepper, onions, and then finely pounded. The method and process of processing, as well as seasoning, are done very elaborately.
- Store 8A Ngo Thoi Nhiem
- Nguyen Loan at 123 Ngo Gia Tu
- Dam market dining area in Ben Cho, Van Thanh
Nem Ninh Hoa
Ninh Hoa Nem will make visitors from all over the world fall in love when coming to Nha Trang because of its indescribably delicious taste. The main ingredient for making Ninh Hoa spring rolls is pork, which is selected and meticulously processed in the unique way of the Ninh Hoa region so that it has a special taste, unlike any other spring rolls in other places.
- Cay Bang fish noodle shop, 6 Han Thuyen
- Dang Van Quyen Nem Restaurant 16B Lan Ong
Say Rim Nha Trang
If you are a fan of snacks, Nha Trang’s specialty of Say Rim will be a gift not to be missed when returning. Velvet Tamarind is a small fruit, the outside is a skin covered with a black or dark brown color, smooth as velvet fabric. The flesh inside is dark yellow, spongy, and soft, when eaten, the first feeling is sour, but then leaves a very special sweet taste.
Address: Dam Market, Xom Moi Market, Nha Trang Night Market
Fried Squid with Tamarind
Fried Squid with Tamarind is the “number 1 delicious” snack among all Nha Trang specialties. Fried Squid with Tamarind here is sophisticatedly prepared with a sweet, chewy taste from squid, spicy from chili, and sour from tamarind. Fried Squid with Tamarind is a gift from Nha Trang travel friends for those who love extremely meaningful snacks. When buying Fried Squid with Tamarind Nha Trang, pay attention to choosing boxes that have a long shelf life, and the ink inside looks even, honey-yellow, slightly red, and shiny, so it’s a good ink cartridge!
- New Village Market: 49 Ngo Gia Tu, Nha Trang
- Nha Trang Night Market
Nha Trang dried seahorse in particular and dried seahorse, in general, is known as a precious medicine with many good uses for health, used by many people to prevent and treat physiological diseases for both men and women,… So this is a Nha Trang specialty that makes an extremely reasonable gift that you should buy for someone who has just woken up or used the product to improve health!
Nha Trang dried seahorse is also often soaked with alcohol. This method is very simple to use but very popular with men.
- Nha Trang Dam Market
- Nha Trang Night Market
Ocean Tuna Eyes
Tuna is a famous fish in the world and is only caught on the coast of Phu Yen (150km from Nha Trang). Tuna eyes can be processed into many delicious and nutritious dishes. In particular, tuna eyes have the most to become a “specialty of Nha Trang”. This is a specialty of Nha Trang as a suitable gift for parents or grandparents because tuna eyes contain many nutrients, especially rich in DHA good for the brain, and omega-3 good for the eyes. Those who have refractive errors or eye diseases eat tuna eyes extremely well.
- Nha Trang Dam Market
- New Village Market
Binh Ba Lobster
Referring to Nha Trang specialties, the Binh Ba Lobster dish is extremely eye-catching in terms of visuals that will make visitors unable to ignore it at first sight. The giant shrimps are firm, sweet, and nutritious no matter how they are processed, they are delicious to “swallow the tongue”.
- Bo Ke Seafood Nha Trang: No. 52 Cu Huan, Nha Trang City
- Sea Wind Seafood: No. 10 Pham Van Dong, Nha Trang City
Nha Trang dried seaweed has a crunchy, aromatic flavor that is very mouth-watering and is a very meaningful gift for relatives and friends. This is a portion of extremely good food for health, providing many minerals and vitamins,… for those who use it.
Address: Dam Market Nha Trang
Bird’s Nest Nha Trang
Nha Trang’s Salanganes’Nest is one of Nha Trang’s specialties as the most meaningful gift for you when traveling here. Have you ever wondered why Nha Trang’s bird’s nest is so famous? It is because Nha Trang’s sea and islands are seas with many large and small islands and caves with favorable terrain and ecology that help attract swiftlets to nest. The nests created by the birds here have higher nutritional value than other places, have very good effects on health,…
- Khanh Hoa Salanganes’Nest Company: No. 248 Thong Nhat – Phuong Son Ward – Nha Trang City – Khanh Hoa
- A Nam’s Salanganes’Nest Store: 50B Nguyen Thi Minh Khai – Tan Lap Ward – Nha Trang – Khanh Hoa
Nha Trang Mango Rice Paper
Come to Nha Trang, don’t forget the famous delicious snack “mango rice paper” which is soft and delicious. Mango rice paper here is made from ripe, stretchy, and fresh mangoes. After the mango is peeled and pressed to get the juice, add sugar to the mango juice and boil and stir until the mango juice turns to a thick paste. The last step is to pour it out to dry and you have an ecstatically delicious mango rice paper.
- Nha Trang specialty store at No. 31 Ngo Gia Tu, Nha Trang
- Hung Binh dry specialty store: 94A Vo Tru, Tan Lap, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa
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