Dominated by a variety of rice dishes, Vietnamese cuisines is as vast as it is flavoursome with ingredients like soy sauce, lemongrass, seafood, banana, fish sauce, et al playing a vital roll in Vietnamese kitchens. Also, the country is famous for the incorporation of the deadly Bird’s Eye Chili in its food, taking up the spice and flavor ante up several notches. With little to no dairy and oils used in cooking, Vietnamese food also scores high on the healthy scale. Craving some Bun cha? Head over to these restaurants that serve up a delicious Vietnamese fare in Delhi.
The Spice Route – The Imperial
The Imperial, Janpath, New Delhi-01 | 011 41116605
The Spice Route transports you to a gastronomical cupola that is enriched with the culinary arts of Asian countries that include Malaysia, Sri Lanka, India, Vietnam and Thailand. The place gives you an exhaustive gastronomic tour across these nations with its authentic spread.
Behind Supermart 2, DLF Phase 4, Gurgaon-122001 | 0124 6588017
The delivery outlet has put together an amazing menu that is packed with Japanese, Korean, Nepalese, Tibetan, and Vietnamese food. Their Banh Mi, which comes with a number of vegetarian and non-vegetarian ingredients, is a sheer delight!
Pho King Awesome
M-33, Ground Floor, M Block Market (Back Lane), Greater Kailash (GK) 1, New Delhi-48 | 011 30806538
We won’t say it but ‘Pho King Awesome’ stays true to its name. Yeah, read it again (the name) if you don’t get what we mean. Lose your mind over an array of Thai, Vietnamese, and Chinese specials. Looking for a Vietnamese treat? Try the Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls and the Banh Bao.
76/2, Near ISKCON Temple, Sant Nagar, East of Kailash, New Delhi-24 | +91 9810043556; +91 9555800100
16/6, H Block, DLF Phase 1, Gurgaon-122001 | +91 9810090558; +91 9555800100
Asian Haus is famous for its wide-ranging variety of Pan Asian cuisines that includes Japanese, Chinese, Thai, Malaysian and Vietnamese. The place, which is essentially a takeaway, does an excellent job at putting together regional Asian flavours.
asiacentral.in | Shahpur Jat, New Delhi-49 | +91 9015665555; 011 33105799
Get your culinary kimono on at Asia Central. A food delivery service, Asia Central cooks up excellent Asian cuisines like Malaysian, Thai, Vietnamese and others. The place is the closest Delhi can get to the ethos of Southeast Asia.
T-302, 3rd Floor, Ambience Mall, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-70 | 011 33105340
Kylin Premier introduced the Capital to the concept of a teppanyaki grills and turning up the heat in the party with more than just chili chicken and chili paneer. With a gorgeous décor and a breathtaking terrace setting, Kylin is easily one of Delhi’s most celebrated Pan Asian destinations with food worth all the hype and more!
Honk – Pullman
Pullman New Delhi Aerocity, Asset 2, Aerocity Hospitality District, IGI Airport, New Delhi | 011 46080839; +91 9643100450
Honk has put together a kitchen of experienced and stellar chefs to bring to your plate the very best of Pan-Asian food. Pick from a multi-course menu that boasts of salads, soups, tempura, wok-tossed, and steamed nibbles.
Stellar – The Ashok
The Ashok, 50-B, Kautilya Marg, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-21 | 011 26118311; +91 8860600478
Located in the magnificent Ashok hotel, Stellar houses an exemplary variety of Pan Asian cuisines. The Vietnamese selection boasts of an impressive variety of noodles, sticky rice and seafood for the Vietnamese soul.
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