Hoi An Market is the busiest culinary paradise in the world. Coming to the market in Hoi An, visitors have the opportunity to learn about cultural architecture and enjoy delicious meals at surprisingly cheap prices.

Where is Hoi An Market?

  • Address: location of intersections of Bach Dang, Tran Phu and Nguyen Thai Hoc streets

Visitors walking around Hoi An ancient town come across a traditional market building located in a central location. Hoi An market is more special than other markets.

The market is open daily and operates from morning to night to serve locals and tourists. Hoi An Market is a paradise for tourists who are foodies.

Unique market architecture in Hoi An

Hoi An Market is not the largest building, but it is a unique and impressive architecture. The architecture of the market has the appearance of French style. The system of columns and trusses, roof tiles and colors are very typical. After many times of repair and restoration, the building has the current status as it is today.

In the market there are many areas with all kinds of items from fresh to cooked and souvenirs. The stalls / stalls are arranged neatly and scientifically. Visitors only need about 15 minutes to visit the market but if you enjoy all the dishes here, it will take an entire session.

What’s delicious in Hoi An market?

It has become a common practice for tourists to self-sufficient or tour Hoi An to go to the market to satisfy their endless culinary passion. Hoi An’s specialty food is simple and simple, but it is memorable for many diners from afar.

It is tea, pancakes, beo, rose cake or mussel rice, etc. The most delicious and the main specialties of the old town are Cao Lau, Quang noodles, chicken rice, etc. To enjoy delicious food, visit the food court with food stalls located close together.

Cao lau

In Saigon or Da Nang, you can easily find a restaurant that sells Cao Lau, but the standard flavor of Hoi An ancient town will have to go to the market. It is a dish that has a delicate combination of char siu meat, noodles, tofu and specialty fish sauce.

Quảng style noodle

  • Price: 30,000VND- 35,000VND/serving

Quang noodle is a popular dish but the taste is delicious. An eye-catching bowl of Quang noodles is also enough to stimulate the taste of the most fastidious diners.

Hoi An people enjoy Quang noodles in the morning or late at night. A bowl of Quang noodles is just enough, neither too much nor too little, enough for one diner.

Chicken rice

  • Price: 45,000VND- 60,000VND/serving

Hoi An chicken rice is made from the best ingredients of the land of Quang Nam. The chicken is golden yellow, sweet and chewy. Flexible, fresh rice cooked from the best rice of the rice field by the Thu Bon river. Chicken rice served with spices from Tra Que vegetable village.

Beating cake

  • Price: 35,000VND- 40,000VND/serving

It is a crispy dish of rice paper combined with mussels, fried onions and herbs. Banh dam is best when eaten with seasoning sauce.



  • Price from 5,000VND-20,000VND/cup

Tea is an attractive snack. In Hoi An ancient town, there are hundreds of different kinds of tea served in summer or winter. Mixed tea, corn tea, lotus tea, filtered powdered tea, … all flavors.

Famous Hoi An fairs you should know

Hoi An also has many other famous markets. If your trip is full of time, go to the market after checking in Hoi An .

Hoi An fair for women


  • Address: South Bridge, the intersection of Hoang Dieu Street and Phan Boi Chau Street

A special feature of this market is that most of the buyers and buyers are women. The market is open from 1 a.m. to 4 p.m. with all kinds of items for daily life.

Women’s market is not crowded and large, many tourists like Hoi An market. It is a purely rural market, both sellers and buyers are locals.

Nguyen Hoang Night Market


  • Address: Nguyen Hoang Street, opposite Cau Pagoda

Nguyen Hoang night market opened more than 10 years ago located on a street about 5km long with over 50 stalls. The main items are: cuisine and handicrafts, souvenirs with affordable prices.

Many tourists come to Hoi An night market not only to buy souvenirs for themselves and their loved ones, but they come here to receive joy and good memories. Both sellers and visitors exchange friendly smiles.

Thanh Ha Fish Market


  • Address: Thanh Ha ward, Hoi An city

Da Nang has Tho Quang seafood wholesale market, Quang Nam has Thanh Ha fish market. Thanh Ha Fish Market is open from 3 am and offers a variety of fresh seafood.

The big and small seafood restaurants in Hoi An mostly import ingredients from Thanh Ha fish market. Coming to Hoi An, visiting Thanh Ha fish market, visitors can see the bustling atmosphere of the largest seafood wholesale market in the region. Especially you can choose fresh seafood with very cheap price.

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