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Giang Cafe

No.39 Nguyen Huu Huan, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 98 989 22 98
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“egg coffee” (1,031 reviews)
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No.39 Nguyen Huu Huan, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here as advised by tour guide provided the best coffee, we were treated to Egg Coffee, had my doubts but tasted absolutely superb. Appears to be a place for people to come and chat. Is very hidden, be careful or you could miss it.

Thank GraemeJSharp
Reviewed 2 days ago

We came for egg coffee. They were very crowded. Go up to the top floor. A person will come and take your order and you pay downstairs. The egg coffee is 25,000 dong. It is much sweeter than regular coffee. We enjoyed it.

Thank PandaHouston
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are a lot of coffee shops that serve egg coffee, but this is where the locals go. It is located in a obsure little alley way. Two egg coffees for about $2. A place to see local life and enjoy a great egg coffee...More

Thank Russell1078
Reviewed 5 days ago

Like most of the reviews said, you will need to walk into an alley but fear not cause you are going to get some really nice decent coffee from this cafe. Small stools and table to enjoy their Vietnamese coffee. If you are the adventurous...More

Thank Willy T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite a hidden cafe from the main streets having to go upstairs and the place gets crowded with short stools to sit on. I tried the warm egg coffee and it tastes nice if you like vietnamese iced coffee. If you don't like egg maybe...More

Thank kimmaye
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in Hanoi and tried the infamous egg coffee...worth a try!! Can’t really taste the egg and the overall experience of the coffee does taste like tiramisu.

1  Thank jojoannechen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here after reading about it in a blog about the egg coffee and it did not dissapoint. They claim to have invented egg coffee back in the 40’s. The egg coffee was marvellous and well-priced. Also a nice atmosphere upstairs with a lot of...More

Thank Anton V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped off here on a walking tour specifically to try the egg coffee, and it was great! The hot chocolate was maybe a little too sweet- but a good option if you’re not a coffee drinker. Very cheap and a cosy little atmosphere.

Thank evs1305
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The egg coffee is excellent but the waiters don’t give a damn and the place is filthy and noisy. Worth to be tried if a waiter is willing to give a coffee at some point

Thank gumpy972
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is amazing! When I first heard about egg off I was really unsure and didn’t know what to expect and I wasn’t too keen on the idea. However, tasting the egg and chocolate was the nicest and best thing I’ve ever tasted! We...More

Thank Mia D
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Questions & Answers
12 December 2017|
Response from 604ho_n | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure about that however its going to open until Feb 12 2018
Micah A
25 June 2015|
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Response from Fritzie M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they add condensed milk to the egg coffee, what I know is they add the blended egg on top of the coffee. But maybe you can request them your specifications.
26 May 2015|
Response from EggCafe | Property representative |
7 AM open, and close 10 PM, thanks!
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.39 Nguyen Huu Huan, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 98 989 22 98
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Giang Cafe was founded by My Father ,Mr. Nguyen Giang in 1946, when he was working as a bartender for the famous five-star Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi hotel. Although the cafe has been relocated twice, its egg coffee recipe is almost the same as in its early days, with its chief ingredients being chicken egg yolk, Vietnamese coffee powder, sweetened condensed milk, butter and cheese.
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