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Cha Ca Lang

18 Lo Su | Hoan Kiem District, Inside E Central Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 24 3938 0175
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“grilled fish” (8 reviews)
“patties” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Vietnamese, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Lo Su | Hoan Kiem District, Inside E Central Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I stayed for three nights at the E Central Hotel. During this time I had numerous meals at the restaurant. Amazing food! My favorite is the grilled pork. The space is stylish and very serene with lovely background music and a friendly and attentive staff....More

1  Thank Ztaabc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are many restaurants serve this typical dish in town however I am absolutely impress with delicious meals and outstanding service at Cha Ca Lang. We had cha nam, cha muc Ha Long and Cha Ca, they all serve with freshly herbs, shrimp paste or...More

1  Thank Tran N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Cha Ca Lang and the food was expertly cooked by Mrs Diang at our table. Throughly enjoyed the whole night.

1  Thank Magbull
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped there after a long walk from Sofitel Metropole. We took the grilled fish and a pho. The food was delicious and they cook the fish in front of you with herbs. People are so kind and service excellent. Very good value.

1  Thank hongkongmeyer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended to try this beautiful restaurant and delicious food , they have specialty traditional food , must come and visit. Ithe staff are very nice and great services, I would come back again, and refer my friend if they ever go to Vietnam for...More

Thank New S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by friend, it was not disappointed. The grill fish was very fresh and good with nice decoration. Staff were polite and pay attentions to the job.

Thank huyen trang b
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

This is amazing restaurant. I loved cha ca very much. It was really tasty. Staffs were very friendly and nice. Absolutely I will be back here again

1  Thank May T
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Food are good and fresh but not great taste, slightly overrated and price a bit expensive. A bit expensive but worth for the first experience.

Thank Ice4my
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This place was on the street of our hotel and was rated highly by TA. We tried it and had a good but not great meal. We were the only ones in the place that night which seemed odd to me. The traditional Cha Ca...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

The lady who served us was very polite and attentive, however the famous Cha Ca dish was just average. Shame vermicelli was cold and became like a ball, and catfish didn't taste too fresh/very muddy taste. I preferred peanuts were powdered, as they served in...More

Thank Tomsjp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Lo Su | Hoan Kiem District, Inside E Central Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 24 3938 0175
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Cha Ca (also known as Grilled minced fish) has been recognized as one of the best traditional food of Hanoi, which was originated from a family living in Hanoi’s old quarter over a century ago. Nowadays, when taking about Hanoi’s food culture, people can hardly forget Cha Ca dish, which creates a very unique feature to Hanoi’s gastronomy over years.
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