12 amazing food courts and restaurants in Sapa

27-Sep-2019

Great food and amazing dishes can be found anywhere in Sapa, from delicious grilled food, steaming fish hot pot, famous “thang co” to filter coffee and herbal tea- the taste is just irresistible. The most important thing is coming to the right place - let’s explore all the best options available with us!

1. Grilled food court

The best way to enjoy the breezy nights is eating delicious Sapa grilled food by a fireplace.  The food will be grilled as you eat so the food is always hot, the smell of charcoal blends with the smell of boiled sweet potatoes, eggs, bamboo-tube rice, pork grabbed in veggie, etc. creating a pleasant feeling.

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The thought of the food is so alluring. Some nicely-cooked food with a cup of alcohol is more than enough to make you feel warm and cozy in Sapa. Once you go to Cau May street, you cannot get out without trying a few bites of food.
 
Address: Cau May street, Sapa, Lao Cai.
Opening hours: 09:00-23:00
Price range: 30.000VND- 100.000VND

2. Food center in Sapa new market

If you do not have a whale of time or you are just lazy to go to different places to get great food, food center is designed for your need. 

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From grilled food, hotpot, salad, corn, potato to souvenirs… Food center offers it all with a reasonable price and vibrant atmosphere, especially in the weekends.

Address: Fansipan, Sapa, Lao Cai.
Opening hours: 07:00- 19:00
Price range: 10.000VND- 200.000 VND

3. Ham Rong street food

It is suggested to ease the hunger by some delightful junk food in Sapa. By the charcoal oven of local women, you can try grilled corn, potato, egg, bamboo-tube rice… Everything is delicious, bearing a significant taste of the mountainous area. 

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Ham Rong street is filled with Sapa specialities at a reasonable price. Sitting near the fireplace while enjoying some cheap but tasty food is the best recipe for happiness!

Address: 1 Ham Rong street, Sapa, Lao Cai
Opening hours: 7:00-17:00
Price range: 10.000VND-30.000VND

4. Sapa food court

The food court is dynamic with numerous good restaurants at a good price so nobody will be hungry here. Sapa might not be a great place to eat alone- hotpot, grilled food requires a whole team to enjoy to the fullest. Eating and talking in a cold weather will bring people closer than ever!

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Address: 4D highway, Sapa, Lao Cai
Opening hours: 6:30-22:30
Price range: 80.000VND-200.000VND

5. Anise Sapa

This is one of the rare good restaurants in Sapa, which is also a hotel with a romantic and retrospect style built by French. Anise uses local material to mark the restaurant’s own style.

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With the main ingredients being wild vegetable and meat, the restaurant is the home to numerous unique dishes combining Western and Eastern cuisine like Polish pork cooked with source and pickle; Zay sausage with potato and pickle…

Address: 2 Victoria stone street; Sapa; Lao Cai
Opening hours: 9:00-22:00
Price range: 50.000VND-500.000VND

6. Little View Restaurant

Salmon hot pot in Little View Restaurant is highly recommended because of its flavor and the freshness of ingredients; especially the salmon and traditional spices in the broth.

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Not to mention, this is also a beautiful, well-furnished coffee shop in Sapa. Little View is vibrant, sparkling clean with the highlights being  the local culture in decoration. Both domestic and international tourists definitely will enjoy the space of this restaurant.
 
Address: 42 Cau May lane, Sapa, Lao Cai.
Opening hours: 8:15-22:15
Price range: 20.000VND- 50.000VND

7. Hoa Phuong - Hot pot and Grill

Hoa Phuong is one of the best restaurants in Sapa, well known for its excellent hot pot and grill, which is loved by many tourists here. Do not forget to visit this place when wandering at the church in the cold night in Sapa.

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The hot pot here is really tasty with fresh ingredients such as golden needle mushroom, mustard leaves, tofu, potato, rib cartilage and sturgeon. The soup is cooked from the herbs of the high latitude which is light, sweet and odorous. Its flavour is quite unique but once you have try this dish, you can never forget the taste. The best seller here is sturgeon hot pot with a price at about 500,000 VND for 10 people to eat till they are full.

Address: Bac Cong Doan road, 7C, Ham Rong, Sapa, Lao Cai
Opening hours: 9 a.m - 11 p.m
Price range: 100,000 - 300,000 VND

8. A Quynh - Thang Co

Thang Co is a traditional food of the high latitude. However, not every tourist can try this dish and the place where you can eat this must be hygienic. One of the best restaurants when it comes to this unique dish is A Quynh.

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Thang Co is a H’Mong dish made from the meat and internal organs of horses, or you can choose pork or beef as an alternative if you are not familiar with horse meat. The soup contains 12 traditional herbs of the local people such as cardamom, anise, cinnamon, lemongrass, ginger, etc. You should at least once try this cuisine which Lao Cai people have always been proud of.

Address: 15 Thach Son, Sapa, Lao Cai
Opening hours: 7 a.m - 11 p.m
Price range: 100,000 - 300,000 VND

9. A Phu - traditional dishes

A Phu restaurant is another trustworthy place to eat Thang Co in Sapa. Besides, this restaurant also has many other traditional dishes such as charcoal grilled Dao chicken, Salmon with mustard, sturgeon, badger pigs , etc. If you visit this place in a group of many people, you should probably book your table in advance as this restaurant is likely to be crowded at the weekends.

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Address: 15 Fansipan, Sapa, Lao Cai
Opening hours: 9 a.m to 11 p.m
Price range: 25,000 - 1,000,000 VND

10. Dung Trau - badger pigs 

At Dung Trau restaurant, pork is cleaned, marinated with spices and grilled or roasted without being sliced into smaller pieces. The color after being cooked and its taste is excellent. Each piece of pork after being cooked has a yellowish and crunchy epidermis with soft, sweet and odorous meat.

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Furthermore, this restaurant also has some favourable dishes like fried or steamed badger pigs. The dipping sauce made from bishop wood leaves, Indian pepper, green chilly, which are the local spices, will make this dish even more tastier.

Address: 85 Xuan Vien, Sapa, Lao Cai
Opening hours: 9 a.m - 22 p.m
Price range: 50,000 - 250,000 VND

11. Quan Quan - river fish and pho

Quan Quan is one of the most popular Sapa restaurants with quality salmon or sturgeon hot pot at a reasonable price which will definitely satisfy you. This place is only more than 1.5 km from the center of Sapa but it has its own vehicles to take you there. The manager is kind, friendly and enthusiastic. The restaurant is also clean; the dishes are beautifully displayed and the food is delicious.

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The hot pot is huge with a large variety of toppings with salmon or sturgeon at a price of 550,000 VND/kg, which will definitely make a group of 4 people full. Moreover, grilled dishes, salad and grilled chopped fish here is also diverse and tasty. This definitely one of the best quality Sapa restaurants that Traveloka want you to try.

Address: 238 Dien Bien Phu, Sapa, Lao Cai
Opening hours: 6 a.m - 11 p.m
Price range: 150,000 - 500,000 VND

12. Hoa Tra Quan - brochettes and grill

This is another nice restaurant here with brochettes and fish hot pot which are favourable among young people. Every evening and night, Hoa Tra Quan is crowded with people. In the cold night of Sapa, hot pots with special toppings together with meat brochettes and vegetables cooked on charcoal will definitely make you love Sapa more as a food paradise. Reasonable price and quality food at Hoa Tra Quan makes it crowded every time.

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Address: 17 Cau May, Sapa, Lao Cai
Opening hours: 10 a.m - 11.30 p.m
Price range: 50,000 - 200,000 VND

Those are the most popular and loved restaurant in Sapa among tourists who have come here. All of these are the tastiest, best, most reasonable price and the most enthusiastic restaurants that Traveloka have chosen to recommend to tourists to have a perfect trip in Sapa.

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