Five Vietnamese restaurants are named in the list of the 101 best restaurants in Asia which was compiled by US food website, Daily Meal.

Four of the five eateries are in Ho Chi Minh City. “Lemongrass” was ranked the 21st, “Quan Ngon”- 28th, “Hoi An” 71st, and Mandarine 95th.

“La Maison 1888” in the central city of Da Nang was in the 58th position.

The ranking is based on dishes, service style, cuisine value and taste, which are marked by food critics and writers, and veteran expatriates in Asia.-VNA