RAU RAM CAFE :A Vietnamese Culinary Adventure

 RAU RAM CAFE :A Vietnamese Culinary Adventure


Rau Ram Cafe  

Rau Ram Cafe: A Vietnamese Culinary Adventure with the Happy Trippers

Hello, Happy Trippers; join us as we embark on a delightful dining experience at Rau Ram Cafe, a haven of authentic Vietnamese cuisine and Asian fusion menus. It all started when Lei Lani Dusaban visited my home, bearing gifts for my niece and nephew. As fate would have it, another friend, Engiemar Tupas, expressed his eagerness to join us for a memorable dinner. With a unanimous decision to savor Vietnamese flavors, we set our sights on Rau Ram Cafe.

 RAU RAM CAFE :A Vietnamese Culinary Adventure

 Vibrant Venue of Rau Ram Cafe :

Nestled within Brgy. Bata Subdivision, Rau Ram Cafe, offers a warm and inviting atmosphere. While parking can be challenging due to its popularity, the bustling crowd speaks volumes about the restaurant’s exceptional reputation.

Exploring Authentic Vietnamese Delights at Rau Ram Cafe:

Our culinary journey began with a steaming bowl of Pho Bo, a classic Vietnamese beef noodle soup. The robust flavors of the savory broth and tender slices of beef instantly transported us to the bustling streets of Vietnam. The symphony of fresh herbs and aromatic spices truly elevated the dining experience.

Refreshing Salads and Sip-worthy Beverages at Rau Ram Cafe:

We indulged in a refreshing Pomelo salad that delighted our taste buds with its zesty and tangy notes to complement our meal. Our thirst was quenched by the tropical bliss of Pineapple Lychee drinks, a perfect balance of sweet and tangy flavors that refreshed our palates.

 RAU RAM CAFE :A Vietnamese Culinary Adventure

Unforgettable Main Course at Rau Ram Cafe:

One of Rau Ram Cafe’s highlights is their famous marinated chicken, delicately coated with tamarind and honey and sprinkled with sesame seeds. The tangy, sweet, and nutty flavors danced harmoniously on our tongues, leaving us longing for more. Accompanied by fragrant Vietnamese rice, every bite was a culinary masterpiece.

“Set amidst the inviting ambiance of Rau Ram Cafe, Engiemar Tupas, Lei Lani Dusaban, and I immersed ourselves in a delightful evening filled with delectable dishes and captivating conversations. The joy of being in each other’s company was amplified by the exquisite flavors that graced our palates.”

The Art of Conversation:

While savoring our delectable dishes, we reveled in the joy of conversation—a cherished element that makes every dinner special. Rau Ram Cafe provided the perfect backdrop for our unforgettable evening as we shared stories, laughed, and bonded.

‘As I stumble upon a photo from my last visit to Ho Chi Minh City, a rush of nostalgia and excitement fills my heart. The vibrant streets, bustling markets, and captivating energy of this enchanting city flood my thoughts, leaving me yearning to go back and experience it all over again.’ [ Rau Ram Cafe]

The Happy Trip Soon to be Back in Vietnam:

As the fragrant aromas of Vietnamese cuisine enveloped us at Rau Ram Cafe, our excitement grew, fueled by the anticipation of our upcoming adventure to Vietnam. During our visit, we enthusiastically discussed our plans to explore Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Danang, and the neighboring provinces.

With the last week of October marked on our calendars, the Happy Trippers squad, along with our comrades CG Hisona and Archimedes Valderama, eagerly prepared ourselves for an unforgettable journey across Vietnam. Our itinerary promised a blend of bustling city life, historical landmarks, serene natural beauty, and this captivating country’s rich cultural heritage.

As we indulged in the delicious dishes at Rau Ram Cafe, we couldn’t help but imagine the vibrant streets of Hanoi, the bustling energy of Ho Chi Minh City, and the captivating landscapes of Danang and the surrounding provinces. Each bite seemed to transport us closer to the vibrant tapestry of flavors, sights, and sounds awaited us in Vietnam.

‘As we eagerly plan our next visit to Vietnam, one destination has captured our hearts and imaginations—the breathtaking Halong Bay. Known for its majestic limestone karsts, emerald waters, and mystical allure, Halong Bay promises to be an unforgettable adventure that will leave us in awe of nature’s wonders.’ [ Rau Ram Cafe]

Our conversations were filled with anticipation and excitement as we shared our must-visit attractions, hidden gems, and off-the-beaten-path experiences that we hoped to discover along our journey. From exploring the ancient wonders of Hanoi’s Old Quarter and witnessing Ho Chi Minh City’s bustling markets to immersing ourselves in Danang’s scenic beauty and venturing into the picturesque neighboring provinces, our itinerary promised an adventure like no other.

With the company of our beloved Happy Trippers comrades, we knew that this trip would be a celebration of friendship, exploration, and the shared joy of discovering new horizons. From savoring the diverse culinary delights to immersing ourselves in Vietnam’s rich history and culture, we were ready to embrace every moment and create memories that would last a lifetime.


 RAU RAM CAFE :A Vietnamese Culinary Adventure

“Are you searching for a drink that combines the exotic flavors of pineapple and lychee, creating a refreshing tropical escape in every sip? Look no further than the Pineapple Lychee Drink—a delightful blend that will transport your taste buds to a sweet and tangy goodness paradise.”

As we concluded our dinner at Rau Ram Cafe, the excitement lingered in the air, fueling our wanderlust and deepening our bond as a travel-loving group. With passports in hand and a spirit of adventure in our hearts, we eagerly looked forward to our upcoming journey across Vietnam, ready to be enthralled by the enchanting cities, breathtaking landscapes, and warm hospitality awaited us.

So, as we set our sights on Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Danang, and the neighboring provinces, we invite you to join us in our travel tales as we uncover the hidden treasures and unforgettable experiences that Vietnam has in store for us.

 RAU RAM CAFE :A Vietnamese Culinary Adventure

“Pomelo Salad, the juicy pomelo segments are combined with a variety of crisp vegetables, fragrant herbs, and a tangy dressing. The result is a symphony of textures and flavors that complement each other harmoniously.’ [ Rau Ram Cafe]

Contact Details:

Prk. Marapara 1 Zone 2, Brgy. Bata, 6100 Bacolod City

Hours: Mon – Sun, 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Managers: Sylvia Gerangue & Andrew Cadayday

Phone: (034)708 9036;   Email: saigoncafe411@yahoo.com.ph

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  1. NOM NOM!!.,., I’m an Ilongga but I havent tried this cafe just yet. Might as well pay a visit. 😀 The food looks delicious!

  2. I love to see new places and restaurant. Thank you for sharing. It gives me ideas where to go and eat if I visit the Philippines someday.

  3. They have a really nice ambiance. It’s nice that they also topped some of your designs here.

  4. I like fusion cuisine! It’s nice to have different flavors from Asia into our country. Im definitely going to visit this when I visit Bacolod.


  5. I think I would love to try that Balut in Chilli Sauce ^_^
    Love the decors too especially the lotus design with golden frog on it ..

  6. Wow, the decors looked really unique and elegant for the space. The lighting fixtures are unlike anything I have seen before. 🙂

  7. I’m convinced, I am going to Bacolod, soon. Tour mo ako ha! 🙂

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