Hanoi’s foremost  restaurants, cafes and bars in 2016


January 12th, 2016

Current-day Hanoi offers enticing experiences for both culinary-inclined travelers and discerning local residents with its harmonious melding of traditional Vietnamese cuisine, French colonial architecture, and  local street-food culture. Upscale restaurants and contemporary bistros serve up classically inspired French cuisine, juxtaposed with northern Vietnamese dining traditions and cuisines as preserved in the countless vibrant street cafes and bars.

With a panoply of dining options to filter through, we have carefully curated a cross-section of notable restaurants, cafes and bars representative of quintessential Hanoi dining and lifestyle experiences.

 The List of 8 Top Hanoi Restaurants & Bars


(click on images for venue details)
  • bamboo bar hanoi
    Bamboo Bar – at Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi
  • la terrasse metropole
    La Terrasse – French cafe at Sofitel Metropole Hanoi
  • tadioto hanoi
    Tadioto cafe – bar & art space
  • HOME - Hanoi
    HOME Restaurant – contemporary Vietnamese restaurant
  • Don
    Don’s Tay Ho – a chef’s bistro – restaurant & rooftop bar
  • chim sao hanoi
    Chim Sao – traditional Vietnamese restaurant
  • cong caphe
    Cong Caphe at Dien Bien Phu
  • Cong Caphe Trien Tang
    Cong Caphe at Trang Tien
  • 88 Lounge Hanoi
    88 Lounge – wine bar – lounge – restaurant