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Baguette & Chocolat

Nguyen Van Huyen Str | Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, Hanoi, Vietnam
04 66. 75. 02. 16
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Ranked #349 of 952 Restaurants in Hanoi
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: French
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Description: Hoa Sua School - A school with a difference!This non-profit organization provides its students with training for high qualified jobs in Vietnam's hotel and restaurant business, as well as education in the area of tailoring and embroidery. By enjoying the food at Baguette & Chocolat Hanoi you help providing free meals, accommodation, uniforms, medical service, psychological counseling, job orientation and placements for the disadvantaged students. The students, aged 17-26, are children of war invalids, ethnic minorities, orphans, street children, disabled individuals, victims of domestic violence and human trafficking. Baguette & Chocolat Hanoi is one of the two training restaurants of Hoa Sua in Hanoi. Here, the students practice professional skills, gain experience and raise funds. For some students it is the place for their first contact to customers.
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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Run by school students this restaurant was pleasantly peaceful. After looking through the Ethnology museum (the restaurant is inside the museum) we came to the restaurant and were served by lovely students. The food was very good offering french cuisine as well as traditional Vietnamese food. For drinks they had a wide variety of juices, alcohol, hot beverages and soft... More

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Lugano, Switzerland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

For a good cause and the only place at the museum , ok food for ok price , nothing fantastic but not bad , service can be slow but they are all learning so just take a break , have a drink or something to eat and keep on visiting the Museum :)

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Vancouver, Canada
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

I love the idea of students learning about the food industry by running a restaurant.after a lovely tour of the museum we stopped in here for lunch.straight away I knew something was wrong. There was one other couple in the restaurant but we were left for close to half an hour before the staff came to take our drink orders.... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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275 reviews 275 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

At the Museum of Ethnology, don't be put off by the name - it does a lot more than just baguettes and chocolate, offering a wide selection of Vietnamese dishes. Run as a training centre, the service can be slightly uncertain but is very friendly and welcoming.

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Middle East
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

The best cappuccino we had in Hanoi. Lovely tarts, delicious food. Highly recommended for lunch or a break while touring the museum. Very friendly staff. Came for a coffee...stayed for lunch.

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Ghent, Belgium
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

After visiting the inside of the Ethnology museum, I stopped for lunch in Baguette & Chocolat. The place is run by students, as some kind of training, and the food was just awesome! Very delicious, nice looking place, very friendly service, all this with a splendid view over the traditional Vietnamese houses that surround the Ethnology museum. Definitely recommended!

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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73 reviews 73 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012 via mobile

We are travelling a a five, my husband, his parents and our daughter. The museum itself is fantastic and this was an amazing find! Wow all of the food was amazing. We tried a significant portion of the Vietnamese dishes and the stand outs would have to be: bun bo, grilled pork with spring rolls, pho ga oh and, the... More

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Georgetown, Malaysia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

Quaint colonial house converted to a 6 room boutique hotel. The rooms are basic with hot showers and portable heater at $30 per room. Simple bed, clean bathroom. But when we were there in early January, the whole SaPa town was out of electricity. And this boutique hotel do not have their own generator ! We were so cold. The... More

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236 reviews 236 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2011

N21°2'25.63" E105°47'52.77" The Vietnam Museum of Ethnology is a bit of the tourist track, take a 30 minute taxi ride from the town center, but worth the visit if you want to know more about the minorities in Vietnam. As reward you can have lunch in the museum garden in one of four Hoa Sua Training Restaurants. A delightful refuge... More

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Additional Information about Baguette & Chocolat

Address: Nguyen Van Huyen Str | Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, Hanoi, Vietnam
Phone Number: 04 66. 75. 02. 16
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: French

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