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Downtown Cafe & Restaurant


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Well-located in the very heart of the vibrant Old Quarter of Hanoi, also near the longstanding market of Hang Be, Hanoi Downtown Restaurant is one of the best choices for both locals and international travelers.
$3 - $21
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
European, Vietnamese, Cafe, Asian
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Digital Payments
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All reviews crispy noodles spring rolls duck egg coffee pho soup our waiter traditional hanoi craft beer nice restaurant great cocktails recommend this restaurant old quarter great food and service western food tuan dee
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have three teenagers and after eating traditional Vietnamese for 4 days they felt they needed a bit of a change. This restaurant offered a great array of dishes on their menu. Traditional Vietnamese which was very nice, Italian pizza and pasta, looked good ,...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank lawlessrose
Hung D, Người quản lý at Downtown Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lawlessrose, On behalf of Downtown Cafe & Restaurant, I would like to thank your family very much for having come to eat your dinner in our restaurant. I am very glad that all your members enjoyed and well rated our products and service. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place with a great atmosphere. Both Vietnamese and Western food. The personnel is very kind, especially Dee!

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Harmendl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked past and the place was clean and appealing. Once seated the staff are so lovely and helpful, especially Dee.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 4liamo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there with my parents, it was amazing. Our waiter Chieu was so easy to talk to, was very personable (had a lovely conversation about our home country and he spoke amazing English) and made sure that we had everything we needed (including checking in...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 457tarak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and brilliant service from Dee. Spoke very good English about the menu, Vietnam. He is a true asset to the restaurant.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank paultO6156NW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the best restaurants in Hanoi, and I think that the other reviews speak for themselves. The food was delicious and our server TAMY was super courteous, funny and personable! He had great knowledge of the surrounding area and was able to...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tamy was the best waiter upon entry to the very end. Great food and could not fault anything. Highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 321oliviak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and ambience. Totally recommended if you are looking for some nice food in a relaxed place. Ask for Dee, he is a great and smiley guy.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Jaume M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is very delicious!!! The staff are very courteous and in a good mood. Chieu, was especially nice to us. Would definitely come back when I'm in Hanoi.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank T5104LYnadinep
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food, with amazing and friendly service from all the staff including one of the waiters Chieu. The food was amazing and very fullfilling with a low cost. Definitely recommend for everyone to visit

Date of visit: January 2020
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May 6, 2019|
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Response from JulieH6061 |
Thanks for your reply - makes no sense to me! All your good business reviews (which are very valuable in your very competitive market) are now gone forever. Renovation shouldn't change the fact that your restaurant offers... More
February 11, 2019|
Response from 334louis |
You can check it through the website of the restaurant. It's about 1m for 2 person
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November 9, 2018|
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Response from spanishsardines13 | Reviewed this property |
No need for reservation. You can just directly walk in.
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