Not only possessing the beautiful natural scenery with soft white sand and clear blue water, Phu Quoc is also famous for its famous fresh seafood. This article presents you TOP 5 best seafood destinations in Phu Quoc for a short vacation trip in Pearl Island.
1. Phu Quoc night market
Referring to Phu Quoc cuisine, is will be a mistake not mentioning Phu Quoc night market, located at the intersection of Bach Dang – Nguyen Dinh Chieu street. The market offer most of the specialties in the Pearl Island, attracting visitors with fresh Phu Quoc seafood at night. The beginning of the market is the most attractive area with many stalls selling all kinds of fresh seafood, which will be prepared or baked at site at the request of customers.
At the night market, all kinds of seafood are sold and decorated with sophisticated and eye-catching details. The top dishes chosen and loved by tourists at the Night Market are half-naked pen shell with salt and chilli, grilled sea urchin with onion and oil, grilled squid with satay, etc. All dishes are delicious, attractive and fresh. This is also a highlight for Phu Quoc night market to become one of the busiest nightlife spots on the island.
2. Cat Bien Restaurant
One of the famous seafood restaurants in Phu Quoc is Cat Bien restaurant, located at 30/4 Street, Street Quarter 1, Duong Dong town. The restaurant has a variety of fresh and delicious dishes at affordable prices, satisfying the taste of most diners.
As an attractive destination for tourists, the restaurant is also a regular choice of locals on the island. The space of the restaurant is quite simple, rustic, and although it is always in a crowded state, the restaurant still has good service and gains high customer satisfaction.
In particular, snails and seafood here are sold at VND 60,000/plate or with a lot of options such as herring salad, mackerel, squid, shrimp grilled, fried or steamed. They are tasty, and you can try the crab rice dish that is loved by many visitors at the restaurant.
3. Ham Ninh fishing village
Ham Ninh fishing village is indeed one of the destinations you should not miss if you come to Phu Quoc. In addition to the beautiful sea scenery, this is also a famous place with many restaurants and seafood eateries.
Along the Ham Ninh wharf, there are not too many restaurants and they are very busy. Seafood is caught and processed at site so they are very fresh, crispy and tasty. Fresh and red crabs have just been caught from the port. Prawns are about the size of a half of a hand with good quality. Visitors can pay fishermen to buy seafood at super cheap prices.
4. Xin Chao Restaurant
Xin Chao restaurant is famous for its luxurious space and beautiful sea view, enchanting you right from the first step of visiting the restaurant. This is also a favorite destination of many tourists if they have the opportunity to visit Phu Quoc.
In addition to luxurious, beautiful, shimmering space, the food here is also very deliciously processed and suitable for many people. Watching the sunset and enjoying seafood with friends and relatives will be an unforgettable moment in your Phu Quoc trip. In particular, the prices here are reasonable so you should not worry too much about this.
5. Avenue restaurant
Located in Corona Casino & Resort Phu Quoc, Avenue is a restaurant specializing in 5-star buffet service. In addition to an à-la-carte menu, child diners can also find their favorite food at Avenue with a customized menu.
Avenue serves buffet for diners by theme, in which the most attractive and special is the seafood buffet which usually takes place every Friday evening. Here, diners can enjoy extremely fresh seafood Phu Quoc party processed by a talented chef with premium dishes including lobster, scallops, crabs, etc. The sushi and sashimi stalls offer splendid dishes, giving diners an unforgettable party.