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DC Bistro Boutique

#120 of 1,097 Restaurants in Hanoi
#135 of 1,245 Places to Eat in Hanoi
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French, Bar, Bistro
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15A Ngo Van So, Hoan Kiem | close to French Embassy, Hanoi 844, Vietnam
00844 3944 0288
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Description: - 100% Traditional French Cuisine- Wine boutique with 500 different items...
- 100% Traditional French Cuisine- Wine boutique with 500 different items at all budgets- Lunch menu at VND 355.000+/ 3 courses
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    Very good
  • 18
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great bistro experience, good cold cuts and cheese and amasing choice of wine

I came there many times a couple of years ago, and did not have a chance to go back until 2 days ago. Still great place, with a bistro ambiance. There are a number of rooms so you cam make it private too. Good moment, will be back.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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HCMC
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  • Dining on a budget
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I came there many times a couple of years ago, and did not have a chance to go back until 2 days ago. Still great place, with a bistro ambiance. There are a number of rooms so you cam make it private too. Good moment, will be back.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We had a fantastic dining experience. The bottom floor looks like a wine shop so first we passed by not understanding it was the restaurant we were looking for. The interior is very nice and there are 4 different rooms. Private room, smoking, non smoking and the wine store. I would have given a 5 but a few details were... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Went there with a friend last week and again this week. Last week I was sitting downstairs, having the traditional 3 course menu, starting with rillette and pate, steak tartare for main and some apple crumble with ice creme as dessert. Delicious!! This week we went upstairs, smoking room, and had the charcuterie and fromagerie. Equally delicious, especially the home-made... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

small but tasty menu. meals were good size (not large) and very tasty. Service was not bad but not fantastic either

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Went to DC Bistro Boutique with my wife for dinner in early April. We were greater by Claude, authentic Frenchman with roots from Britany who invited us to take a sit and enjoy some of their extensive wine collection. After "appetizers" we went to the first floor and got a delicious dinner, Lorient style fish soup and seabass for myself... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I’m giving it four stars because I would like to encourage more, small business owner establishments like this. They had the most interesting wine list I’ve seen in Hanoi. Ordered a bottle of red Loire for approx US$40 that was quite nice. The cheese was pretty good. That said...the charcuterie seemed a bit on the old and stale side. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We stopped in one afternoon right around 6pm, thinking there was a happy hour as was mentioned on their website. But, there was not. Nonetheless, we ordered a tapas plate, which consisted of several types of cured hams, salamis, pate, two types of cheese, and pickles. Baguette and butter was also provided. The plate was huge and everything was absolutely... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

The restaurant has room for smoking, and another room for non-smoking, it is what I realize this time. Food is not good as my previous experience, somehow, both in quality, and plate presentation. Smoking room with yellow lights make atmosphere relaxed and more appetite, I think. The white neon light of non-smoking room make me feel pale. Anyway, that is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

This place has been my top favorite in Hanoi but not any more. The foods taste different this time (January 2015) from those in December 2014. I don't know the reason but guess the chef is different now. Only one point: the dessert became a bit nicer than before.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

always warm welcome from Claude. Typicall french bistro far away from paris. Reasonable price. You will always pass a nice time with tasty food

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Additional Information about DC Bistro Boutique

Address: 15A Ngo Van So, Hoan Kiem | close to French Embassy, Hanoi 844, Vietnam
Phone Number: 00844 3944 0288
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
Average Prices: USD $2 to $15
Cuisine: French, Bar, Bistro

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15A Ngo Van So, Hoan Kiem | close to French Embassy, Hanoi 844, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: 00844 3944 0288

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $2 to $15
  • Cuisine: French, Bar, Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget

Description

- 100% Traditional French Cuisine- Wine boutique with 500 different items at all budgets- Lunch menu at VND 355.000+/ 3 courses

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