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Restaurant 96

#101 of 1,779 Restaurants in Hanoi
Certificate of Excellence
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34 Gia Ngu | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 4 3935 2396
09:00 - 23:30
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stumbled across this restaurant and then checked out the reviews! The previous reviews weren't wrong, this was wonderful! Got in around 6pm and sat out on the second story balcony overlooking the street below. Had the vegetarian spring rolls as an entree which were delicious (a serving of 4) then my husband has lan luc(?) a beef dish on a... More 

1 Thank GAGA97
London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good local Vietnamese food with great service (hard to find in Vietnam). It's definitely worth a visit if your in the area and stuck for dinner.

1 Thank L T
Vejle, Denmark
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here, was met by friendly staff who spoke ok english and who were very attentive. Got traditional vietnamese food, was really really good, freshly made and just very tasty, we even got a course in ho

Thank Marianne R
Hanoi, Vietnam
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is small restaurant but very nice. Staff were very friendly and very kind. Food were good with reasonable price.Highly recommend to my friend.

Thank ChungNguyen
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77 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our first main meal in Hanoi and it set the bench mark for the rest of our stay. the welcome from the staff was friendly and welcoming and the food was really good. being total novices to Vietnamese cuisine we were taken through the menu and once our choice was made we were shown how to put the... More 

Thank GRK56
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

They were very kind to us even though we showed up very late to have dinner! Traditional cuisine. Everything we tried was delicious. Definately worth going!

1 Thank Patty P
Singapore, Singapore
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Having done about 25 cooking courses we we're quite happy with this one. We spied their course offering on their chalkboard out the front of their restaurant while eating a few days ago at another establishment. The price, $USD 29 per person for 3 courses was significantly cheaper than other courses we'd investigated. After an initial conversation with one of... More 

1 Thank CandP-Travelling
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

The Staff and the atmosphere were great. However the portions were small and the " special foods" didn't quite make it.

1 Thank Boey1952
Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Not a busy place when we came. Great atmosphere, really beautiful inside. We were disappointed when our food arrived. My smokehead fish looked like it was 3oz with nothing else and soaked in oil. My husbands dish was small and greasy. Price is reasonable, but when portion is that small I guess it has to be. Wouldn't come back again.

Thank K D
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

REALLY great food! Great prices and great service. The waiter was so kind to recommend some good dishes. I would recommend this place for everyone to try.

2 Thank Sofie V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$7
Asian, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Gia Ngu | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3935 2396

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?