Hanoi Vietnamese restaurants
Banh Cuon Gia Truyen
Fast-food Vietnamese-style serving the popular ‘pho’ noodle soup
14 Pho Hang Ga (04) 280108
Interesting setting in temple courtyard serving dinner buffet every evening. 26 Nguyen Thai Hoc (04) 7333866
Vietnamese with vegetarian options served onboard a dragon boat on the West Lake.
Tay Long 3, Thanh Nien (04) 8294894
Popular Vietnamese restaurant in a lovely location in restored colonial mansion.
16 Nam Ngu Street (04) 9424097
Located in an attractive colonial villa and serves Thai and Vietnamese dishes.
59 Ly Thai To Street Tel: (04) 8246950
Courtyard and balcony tables in a traditional wooden house serving contemporary Vietnamese cuisine.
18b Pho Le Thanh Tong (04) 8268801
French and Vietnamese food served at this popular cafe-restaurant with patio and courtyard dining.
28 Ha Hoi Street (04) 9424448
Hanoi Indian restaurants
Khazaana Indian Restaurant
1C Tong Dan St., Hoan Kiem District Hanoi (84 3934 3513)
Hanoi vegetarian restaurant
Popular vegetarian cafe-restaurant
116 Hang Bac
Com Chay Nang Tam
Innovative vegetarian restaurant serving Vietnamese classics.
79a Tran Hung Dao
Hanoi French restaurants
French inspired / Asian fusion, occupies a 1928 French townhouse in the Old Quarter.
48 Hang Be (04) 8251286
Le Café des Arts de Hanoi
Brasserie serving French classics with regular art exhibitions
11b Ngo Bao Khanh (04) 8287207
Hanoi fish and seafood restaurants
San Ho Seafood Restaurant
Lovely setting in a colonial villa and it regarded as one of the best seafood restaurants in the city.
58 Pho Ly Thuong Kiet
Cha Ca La Vong
Serves local specialities including the popular fried fish and herb patties.
Cha Ca Street, (04)4 8253929
Hanoi European restaurants
Serves Spanish, French and Vietnamese tapas-style food.
25 Nha Tho (04) 8289052
Hanoi International restaurants
Opera Club 5 Steak dishes and other classics accompanied by cabaret and jazz in the evenings.
Dang Thai Than (04) 9333740
Resturant Bobby Chinn
East meets West fusion cuisine served in fine surroundings with silk drapes and cushions, artwork on the walls and occasional jazz.
1 Ba Trieu Street (04) 9348577
Vine Wine Boutique Bar & Cafe
Famous for its gourmet pizzas and serves classic steak and salads alongside Thai and Vietnamese dishes – plus an extensive wine list.
1A Xuan Dieu (04) 7198000
Serves Tex-Mex with ribs a house speciality alongside pizzas, salads and steaks.
23 Hai Ba Trung
Hanoi Italian restaurants
Wood-fired pizzas served in a courtyard setting popular with families, with wine bar on the second floor.
11B Din Bien Phu, (04) 237338
Cafe-restaurant serving classic anti pasti, pizza and pasta dishes.
23 Nha Tho (04) 8266288
Au Lac Cafe
Attractive courtyard setting popular for coffee and lunch.
57 Ly Thai To (04) 8257807
56 Hang Trong Street, Hanoi
84 9455 82240
Bistro with a Parisien feel to the decor serving baguettes, pastries and coffee
13 Nha Tho (04) 9286697
Popular lunch and refreshment stop close to the Temple of Literature
61 Van Mieu (04) 7470337