Phu Quoc Fish Sauce Factory
Explore the numerous fish sauce production factories on Phu Quoc and learn how this pungent sauce is made.
Phu Quoc Fish Sauce Factory Overview
There are four fish sauce factories that allow you to tour their facilities. Three of them are located in Duong Dong Town and the other is located near An Thoi Town.
Phu Quoc Fish Sauce Factory Tours consists of visiting warehouses where large wooden vats holding tons of anchovies are held, looking at the drainage pipe from the gigantic vats to the smaller plastic vats, and then visiting the gift shop. There is no admission charge to visit these factories and a guide is not needed as the process of making the sauce is very simple – put anchovies in a large vat, top off with salt, and then wait for a year.
Phu Quoc Fish Sauce Factory Tour
A must watch! The following is a tour of inside the most popular fish sauce factory on Phu Quoc Island:
Fish Sauce Factory Tours:
The following are a list of fish sauce factories that you can visit:
Address: Hung Vuong Street, Duong Dong Town.
Tel: 077 848 555
Address: Khu pho 3, Duong Dong Town
Tel: 077 846 124
Address: Near Sao Beach, An Thoi Town (off the main road and close to the Coconut Prison)
Tel: 077 844 003
Red Boat Fish Sauce
Address: Số 8, đường Phan Nhung, khu phố 1, Dương Đông, Phú Quốc
Description: The Red Boat Fish Sauce brand produces some of the best fish sauce in the world. Finding the factory is a bit challenging as it is not a tourism site but rather a manufacturing plant. One of the reasons why there fish sauce tastes great is that once the anchovies have been caught they are immediately salted and thus preserving its flavor.