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The Gourmet Corner Restaurant

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32 Lo Su Street, Hoan Kiem District | 12th Floor, Elegance Diamond Hotel, Old Quarter, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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+84 4 3935 1632
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Zoersel Belgium
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55 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have eaten twice in this 12th floor restaurant located in the Old Quarter. Staff is friendly, service is efficient, presentation of the food is creative and the quality is good. My only disappointment was with the rabbit stew which was long in potatoes and short in rabbit meat...although it tasted excellent.

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1 Thank Jos D
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Can't praise this restaurant enough. The food was fresh and delicious, service attentive and friendly and the views are stunning over Hanoi. There was a large selection of dishes and a good selection of gluten free options. If I am ever in Hanoi again I will be going back here. After leaving feedback after my meal I received a lovely... More 

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Austin, Texas
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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

On the 12th floor of the Elegance Diamond Hotel it offers great city views. The staff is polite, quick, accommodating in everything from wine, happy hour, food to room temperature. It is a very comfortable and slightly elegant spot. I had the beef pho and my husband had chicken with lemongrass and chili. Both were really good. The night view... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant was upscale but very reasonably priced. Staff was helpful with gluten free menu navigation. Buy one get one free happy hour drinks!! This was a great place to go to escape the hustle and bustle and noise of the night market. Great view of the city and the bridge.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate here a couple of times during our stay in Hanoi. Service and food were both excellent. Staff were friendly and obliging.

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1 Thank Iain M
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great service and lovely staff. Food is excellent, but naturally for that quality of US imported steak it is premium prices. We didn't got dissapointed, the food was so very nice from the starter to the beef, all was so very tasty and perfect done. Steak was a little over cooked, extra sides are not worth it. Service was really... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Went to the Gourmet Corner Restaurant after reading all the positive reviews about it. It really lived up to the expectations. The restaurant itself is situated on the top floor of a hotel overlooking Hanoi. You really get to see a lot of the city at night. The food and cocktails are great. It's a particularly good choice if you're... More 

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Andy P, Manager at The Gourmet Corner Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Eimeardonnelly, Thank you so much for taking the time to share with TripAdvisor readers your wonderful dining experience at the Gourmet Corner restaurant. We feel so happy to read that you totally enjoyed our tasty avocado crepes. It is truly a big compliment to our chef. Because we are a non-vegetarian restaurant, with some additional vegetarian items on the... More 

San Marcos, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Reviews said to go here so we did. Right across the street from our hotel, actually walked past it several times before asking OUR hotel where it was. Very small sign and restaurant is in a hotel. Anyway, great food, special service, great view beautiful restaurant. Highly recommend.

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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is on the 12th floor offering an amazing view over old Hanoi. Received a warm welcome and excellent friendly service. Thoughtful menu offering Western and Vietnamese cuisine. Marvellous moorish mains. Delicious desserts. Recommend for higher end dining in Hanoi.

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing! We really got surprised at the first time here. Although the restaurant is small, it's located on the rooftop floor of the hotel but what if offers to your meal is quite the best! Cozy and lovely as the feature I've known.of the Elegance hotel group. We enjoyed sitting both inside and outside on the balcony to get the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Cuisine
European, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Lo Su Street, Hoan Kiem District | 12th Floor, Elegance Diamond Hotel, Old Quarter, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3935 1632
Description
Located on the top floor of Hanoi La Siesta Diamond hotel, the Gourmet Corner restaurant boast the finest view of Hanoi from the 12th floor, overlooking Hoan Kiem Lake, the Red River and the ever-growing skyline of Hanoi. The Gourmet Corner food menu is the combination of Vietnamese and some Western favorites. Our Vietnamese food options mostly are the dishes from the North. In northern Vietnam, a colder climate limits the production and availability of spices. As a result, the foods are often less spicy than those in other regions, especially the middle part of Vietnam. Black pepper is used in place of chili as the most popular ingredient to produce spicy flavors. Also, coriander is used commonly in most dishes. In general, northern Vietnamese cuisine is not bold in any particular taste - sweet, salty, spicy, bitter, or sour. Most northern Vietnamese foods feature light and balanced flavors that result from subtle combinations of many different flavoring ingredients. PS: Please be informed that your reservation request by email will be answered within 24 working hours or later depend on our work-load at that moment. Any urgent booking request should be made through the phone call. We are sorry for any inconvenience may cause.

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