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40 Hang Manh Street | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+8422110812
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is amazing. Had the tiger prawns in cognac sauce. Best I've ever had. £5 it works out. My friend had the steak £4, very nice he said.

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Thank Greig M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food for a reasonable price... Nice atmosfeer, cosy (only 6 tables). The staff is friendly and quick with their service...go get some food if your in the neighbourhood ;)

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Thank Sepman75
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Off the streets, air conditioned/fan. Pleasant. Vietnamese and western menu. Quite inexpensive. Like pretty much all of Hanoi , free wifi. Gecko is a chain - this on was at 86 Hang Quat, old quarter, Hanoi

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Thank David R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent... We eat here more then once!!! The stuff very nice and helpful.. I recommend to eat here because it's a good place

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Thank Sivan H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

We had the chicken burger and a vegetarian prawn with rice. Food was fine but little pricey. Hanoi has numerous great western and authentic restaurants. You can find better..

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Winnipeg, Canada
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

This place is always full of young people from North America. It's nothing special but it's like home. There's a special room on the second floor for large groups, and service there is fast and friendly

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Thank quinde42
Thatcham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Love this place - the food is great, portions are big and it's all brilliant value for money. I've been three times now, and every time I've had a delicious footlong toasted baguette with fries and two tiger beers, all for 90,000VND. Will be returning again during my next visit to the city!

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Thank kebeliever
County Galway, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Really nice staff, good food, and there's a few of them around Hanoi. Ask for the Sorrow of the War cocktail. It's really nice and cool to watch how they make it

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Thank Rachael H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Very good atmosphere and very friendly people. I had a big portion but my husband went for desert and starter too so I guess it depends. Competing to other restaurants price more or less the same but good service. Street food of course is cheaper. And you can leave your feedback or message under tables glass surface. Definitely recommend to... More 

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Thank unda m
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Food order is simple but the taste is good. Appreciate they are serve the vegetarian food without onion and garlic. Place is tiny but the environment is good and cozy. Definitely worth for the price Delicious!

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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
Cuisine
American, Bar, Asian, Vietnamese, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Hang Manh Street | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +8422110812

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?