Cong Coffee Hai Phong is a small cafe located on Dien Bien Phu street. This is a place where the old subsidy period is reappeared. This cafe was officially opened on June 25, 2016. With a prime location in the heart of Hai Phong city, on the street named the historic battle, Cong Coffee Hai Phong will definitely give diners a memorable experience. And especially, those who served in the war at that time, if coming here, will surely never forget. Let’s review with haiphongtours.com to know more about this place!
Location of Cong Coffee Hai Phong
The location of Cong Coffee Hai Phong is perfect. The cafe is located at 84 Dien Bien Phu street. This road is 4km long running from roundabound to the bank of Tam Bac River. From Cong to Hai Phong Museum takes just a few steps. After visiting the museum, you absolutely can walk here to sip a cup of coffee and relive the heroic years. In addition, from here, you can also walk along the river to watch the swans at night. In general, the location of the cafe is amazing!
Exterior of Cong Coffee Hai Phong
The Exterior of Cong Coffee Hai Phong is very prominent with other shops around. With a large area covered in army moss green, you can immediately recognize the cafe at a glance. Above, there is a sign with white color words: “Cong Coffee”. Although the design is very simple, it is extremely prominent under the mossy green background. From doors to windows, door supports are designed very “subsidy”. In particular, the cafe is very prominent at night with traditional yellow lights. It creates a very close, cozy feeling.
The interior of Cong Coffee Hai Phong
The interior of Cong Coffee Hai Phong really captivates diners. All tables and chairs are made of wood with a very simple design. In the main hall, there is a long table poured with concrete and cement. The cafe also has a small area to store war memorabilia, items of ancient soldiers such as books, fan, thermos, teapots, clocks …
The cafe has 2-storey. So if possible, you should find a place that nearby the windows to take a look to the road. I prefer road view. But if you love quite place, let’s have seat down stair.
Staffs at Cong Coffee Hai Phong
The Staffs at Cong Coffee Hai Phong has one thing in common: they all wear blue uniforms during the military period. Hats, T-shirts, giants … all help diners feel more clearly the wartime atmosphere of the past. Most of the staffs here are students, young and full of enthusiasm and fun. To test this, I actually sat down in front of reception and chat with a young waitress. She kept smiling and answered me very very “sweetly”. I am local but pretended to be strainger to ask for things to do in the city. I was surprised with her knowledge and enthusiasm..
The name Cong Coffee is familiar to today’s diners because it has been present in almost all major cities in Vietnam. I’ve been to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh before and found they were doing very good business. Customers were not only teenagers but also oldmen and foreigners.
It is a great place for customers to come together to review the past and sip a cup of tea. For tourists, Cong Coffee Hai Phong will be a place for them to understand more about our nation’s wartime activities. If you have a chance, come here to enjoy!