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Fat cat

We just chilled there and had shisha, drinks and food. The place has very fast service and is a... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good drinking pub

Great location for a drink and people watching. Staff were very friendly and tentative to your... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Way overpriced for what is a very basic bar. You can drink directly across the road for less than half the price. I complained about the price of the beer 55,000 dong when i got my bill. Manager was rude and arrogant. I asked to...More

Thank filatplay
Olivier W, Owner at Fat Cat Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi.. Thanks for your great review... So now first when you go to any bars this is a few step you must have to follow and undertsand: 1- Hello (or Hi) How are you? 2- May I have your menu? 3- The fresh beer on...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We just chilled there and had shisha, drinks and food. The place has very fast service and is a perfect place to have a break from touring🤩

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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

The bar staff is nice guy but the place is too small and toilet is too bad (even the toilet light is broken) I think this bar is overrated

Thank xxp1985
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

This place is very small and the drinks are a bit on the pricey side. There are better places to go that are cheaper with a better atmosphere.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Great location for a drink and people watching. Staff were very friendly and tentative to your needs. Didn’t have food but people seemed to enjoy it. Right in the heart of the action.

1  Thank smiler071
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

In the busy street we managed to get a spot for 6 to sit at the top of this Fat Cat Bar. We ordered fried Chicken Cartilage which was delicious. Beer was alright, served in a bottle so not much to comment. Service was fast...More

Thank Sharon Y
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

Very cool...especially the loft and really friendly staff who give you VIP access and free food when you buy lots of beer 😂

Thank Eamon P
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Cool spot to park up in if you want a break from the little plastic stools. The Bar staff were super cool, friendly and fun. Drinks were mixed will and the staffs English was great

Thank Spring T
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Paid a fleeting visit to the Fat Cat Bar following a recommendation from a fellow traveller. The atmosphere was great and the customers interesting coming fro all over the world. The staff all did their best to keep me happy , and succeeded! Worth a...More

Thank philipsmith
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Fat cat is great for location and watching Hanoi nightlife. Also on weekdays great entertainment when the word goes out the local constabulary are on the way! There’s a rush to get all the little tables and stools off the street and as soon as...More

Thank AndyPG
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