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Old Hanoi Restaurant

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04 Ton That Thiep | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+8437478337
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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to old Hanoi on the recommendation of Lonely Planet. Food was well cooked, presented nicely and tasted great. Decoration of the restaurant was consistent and well done. Staff were very attentive, friendly and helpful.

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Perth, Australia
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on a tour of Vietnam so had no say about this restaurant, this was our last night as a group before we all headed off in all directions. I wish I had stayed in the hotel. When we got there, saw Gordon Ramsay's picture outside it, oh this should be great, as he has so much to say... More 

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Thank Dorothy M
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We ate here on a Sunday night and although the restaurant was quiet we were not disappointed... The staff were so friendly and attentive turning on the AC and pointing any fan our directionso as not to overheat. Thanh, explained to us every meal choice we made how to eat it to appreciate the flavours and we were not disappointed.... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Having read the reviews and the mention of Gordon Ramsey, we believed we were in for a delicious treat, but were extremely disappointed. The meal and the service were extremely medioca.

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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We were interested in the connection with Gordon Ramsey having filmed here once. We were the only ones in the resturant at the time sitting outside. It is quaint and has an old world feel to it. We ordered fried crab spring rolls, sizzling rice pancakes with shrimp in a clay pot, grilled pork skewers, a Mojito and a glass... More 

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Malaysia
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

This is a charming lil restaurant - cozy, quiet and I love the ambience! We had Banana blossom with chicken salad (nice, refreshing, healthy!), steam rice pancake with pork and mushroom, grilled chicken on lemon grass skewers (love the aroma though the meat was a tad bit dry), grilled fish old hanoi style, stewed aubergine with minced pork, rice and... More 

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Thank Jonaline39
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

A friend and I went here on a Saturday night while in Hanoi. We happened to stumble upon it and are so glad to have had the chance. The staff was warm and welcoming. They suggested a few favorite dishes that were all delicious! The chef came out to introduced himself and check to make sure the meal was good.... More 

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Thank Caroline Y
San Diego, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

This was a very good restaurant. Have eaten in many different restaurants and the food and presentation was to me and group I was with ,first class. The price was fair and service was very attentive. Vietnamese food at its best.

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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83 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

I had read mixed reviews of this restaurant but wanted to try it for a change and also because of the connection with Gordon Ramsay and his recommendation and TV series. The staff were very welcoming from the first and continued to be really helpful and sweet throughout. I was disappointed at first because although we had booked a table,... More 

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Thank Leean W
glasgow
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

We ate here on a very cold, wet January evening. The restaurant stayed open for us and we were the only two people there. The food was very good and the waitress was very nice. However there was a lack of atmosphere due to the lack of people and I would have liked to have gone back when it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $25
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 04 Ton That Thiep | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +8437478337

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?