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V Cafe (Restaurant/Bar/Live Music)

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1/1 Bui Thi Xuan, Da Lat, Vietnam
+84 63 3520 215
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good food. Tasty and quick. The decor is local scenes and bands. Some wedding shots. Fun place with good desserts since VN doesn't really do "sweets". Had a good time.

Thank seetheworld010
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the menu to the entertainment, this place has it all. The menu is a perfect blend of western and Asian foods, sure to please any traveler. Food quality is excellent, and the servers are polite and attentive. The evening entertainment is a perfect compliment to the ambiance of the cafe. The charm and friendliness of the owners, make you... More 

Thank VNtravelerDalat
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i took a group of 10 people there for lunch simply beacuse it was ranked NO 1 on the list. what a disspoitment! the waitress was as cold as cold fish and had no sense of customer service. if not beacuse our driver had left we wouldn't stay there for lunch. and it took a long time for the food... More 

Thank summertimeke
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Food and selection, wonderful service and super music as well. Train pics on the wall. Nice outdoor seating too.

Thank Terry C
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to go V-cafe because We saw some good reviews . We ordered foods with the waitor - after that we had waited for a long time . Exactly 1 hour . We saw some peple , they came and went but I could not see our foods. And when the lady ( in front of the desk )... More 

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vcafedalatvietnam, Owner at V Cafe (Restaurant/Bar/Live Music), responded to this review

We believe this is a SUSPICIOUS review from our competitor in Dalat. (All reviews from this contributor are in Dalat.) More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Lassagne is delicious! Also the curries are great with very generous portions! Live music is fantastic to add to the lovely setting! Would recommend this place when visiting da lat!

Thank Máire N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Located in the heart of city. Such a nice, warm and welcoming atmosphere. Good food and drinks. The staff is friendly and fast. Prices are reasonable. I had a great time here. Would definitely recommend if you're in the area.

Thank nuong n
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

It is a wonderful place .. i had a good time with my family last christmas .. delicous and not too expensive food .. looking forward to coming back next holiday !!

Thank xjxi s
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We went on Christmas Day, having struggled to find anywhere in Dalat with a turkey dinner. Not only did V Cafe have turkey, they seated 7 of us immediately (despite no booking and the restaurant being very busy) we ordered wine which was almost immediately put on the table, I was then allowed in the kitchen to mull some wine... More 

Thank Stv1905
Canberra, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Came for Christmas dinner with no big expectations, left in good moods after great meals and friendly staff. The live music is great and always performed by friendly people who are often up for a chat after. Highly recommend :)

Thank Ryan C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cafe, European, Asian, International, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/1 Bui Thi Xuan, Da Lat, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Lam Dong Province  >  Da Lat
  • Phone Number: +84 63 3520 215
The V Cafe is the home of LIVE MUSIC and great food in the central highlands of Vietnam.The story...Opened in 2002 by long-term Vietnam resident, Dr. Michael Sterling, the V Cafe carries on the tradition of good food and good value, and is now adding a "taste of the blues," as Curtis King and friends light up the V Cafe with their live blues and acoustic music.The menu... A great mix of Western favorites (including some of the best Mexican and tastiest pizzas in Vietnam), a smattering of Asian dishes, including a few Vietnamese all-time favorites (pho, spring rolls, etc.) Vegetarian? You'll enjoy a full selection of Vegetarian dishes, including some great curries. Good selection of local and imported beers and wines. (No MSG added to our food.)We've added a great breakfast menu, and are opening up early for travelers wanting to get an early start before heading out to see Dalat.Nightly live music - acoustic, rock 'n' roll, blues, folk, country, international.Free WIFI.Delivery within Dalat!Smoking section outdoors. Location: The V Cafe is about 200m from the lake (Xuan Huong Lake) up Bui Thi Xuan street. Opening hours: 7:00 a.m. until about 10:30pm (a bit later on weekends and eves of public holidays)

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