Dalat, a tourism paradise, is famous for both beautiful scenery and delicious food. Diverse as specialties are not, the quality of food is the top priority in Dalat city. Keep in mind the following list of delicious dishes to enjoy them when you have opportunities to visit Dalat city.
1. Vietnamese steamed thin rice pancake with chicken giblets
In various areas, Vietnamese steamed thin rice pancake is accompanied by pork-pie. However, people usually enjoy this dish with chicken giblets. The processing is so skillful that this food becomes more and more attractive. It takes advantages of aromatic herbs in Dalat city creating the strange but nutrient-rich food.
This dish uses rice mixed with a little bit of starch and cassava to create a fragrant and flexible. After soaking rice, grinding, mixing with the flour and giving a certain ratio of water in order that it does not break. The pancakes are flexible in layers so that the pancake is neither thick nor thin.
Vietnamese steamed thin rice pancake with chicken giblets
People usually choose immatured chickens raised in the garden with firm and not tough meat. To avoid the smell of chicken, the chicken after the preliminary processing will be marinated with a little seasoning with garlic.
The places to enjoy this dish include:
Banh uot long ga Trang
Address: 15F Tang Bat Ho, Dalat
Opening hours: From 1:30 PM to 8 PM
Price range: From 30,000 VND to 70,000 VND
Banh uot long ga – Thong Thien Hoc
Address: 1A Thong Thien Hoc, Dalat
Opening hours: From 2 PM to 7 PM
Price range: 25,000 VND to 30,000 VND
2. Grilled girdle-cake
In the evening, grilled girdle-cake is not difficult to find. You will find some places selling this dish in the street around Xuan Huong Lake, or in the Dalat night market. In addition, you can enjoy this specialty at 26 Hoang Dieu street, Dalat city. The main ingredients are girdle-cakes and chicken eggs, which are added with some green onions and dried shrimp. When eating, just give up a little chili sauce, rounded it up, the diners are able to enjoy the dish, especially when it is still hot. The particular places to find this dish is:
Banh Trang Nuong Di Dinh
Address: 26 Hoang Dieu, Dalat city
Opening hours: From 2 PM to 6:30 PM
Price range: From 6.000 VND to 25.000 VND
Banh Trang Nuong Co Hoa
Address: 56 Thong Thien Hoc, Da Lat
Opening hours: From 5 PM to 21:30 PM
Price range: From 10,000 VND to 25,000 VND
3. Mini-pancakes with meatball sauce
There are two types of sauce are fish sauce and anchovy paste. The cake includes quail egg and chicken egg mini-pancakes. They are delicious but the latter are greasy and high in fat. Because of the cold weather in the Highland, this dish is suitable for travelers when visiting this city. Visitors can find the best mini-pancakes with meatball sauce in following lists:
Banh can Nha Chung
Address: 13 Nha Chung, Dalat city
Opening hours: From 2 PM to 9 PM
Price range: From 15,000 VND to 20,00 VND
Banh can Cay Bo
Address: 56 Tang Bat Ho, Dalat city
Business hours: From 6 AM to 11 AM
Price range: From 20,000 VND to 30,000 VND
Mini-pancakes with meatball sauce
We highly recommend Nha Chung, which is located at 1 Nha Chung street, Dalat city and Cay Bo located at 56 Tang Bat Ho Street, Dalat city for the dish.
4. Sweet soup
This is a food which is suitable for sweet-toothed visitors. A bowl or a glass of hot sweep soup served on a cool evening is an ideal choice. Sweet soup in Dalat includes numerous flavor namely beans, corn, pomelo, and banana, etc.
The delicious and famous sweep soup are served in Dalat includes:
Address: 11A, 3 Thang 2, Dalat city
Opening hours: From 5 PM to 11 PM
Price range: 6,000 VND to 12,000 VND
Address: 74C Nguyen Văn Troi, Dalat city
Opening hours: 9 AM to 10 PM
Price range: 15,000 VND to 30,000 VND
5. Vegetable buffet
The vegetable buffet in Dalat is a great experience that you should try when traveling to Dalat. Unlike other regions, green vegetables are very special food because of its fresh. You can eat freely accompanied by hot pots with different tastes. This dish is an ideal choice when eating in the evening with cool weather around 15 degrees Celsius.
The most delicious vegetable buffet is served at Léguda Buffet Restaurant.
Léguda Buffet Rau Dalat
Address: Floor 1, Dalat Cable Car Station, Dalat city
Opening hours: From 10 AM to 9 PM
Price range: From 39,000 VND to 200,000 VND