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8A Nguyen Khuyen Street, Ba Dinh District | At the railway crossing north of Lê Duẩn, follow the railway on the right, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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+84 91 357 85 88
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Klang, Malaysia
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ray Quan has one of the most unusual setting for a restaurant. Tucked away in a row of shops facing the railroad, it does provide a unique dining experience. I was there for dinner with a friend and we got a table outside - it was really cool to have the train pass by while we were having dinner. The... More 

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Thank stubbyytoes
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2017

First off, I can only judge the rice wines and ambience -- didn't get any food. 2nd -- If you're an ethical vegetarian, depending on where you fall on the I-don't-eat -faces spectrum, you may want to do some serious soul-searching prior since you'll have no idea if you're drinking wines infused with endangered pangolin tears, or wine gently tea-bagged... More 

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1 Thank Maria S
Hanoi, Vietnam
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

I've been to this place many times, especially for birthdays and to introduce new friends to good Vietnamese food and rice wine. The restaurant itself is very cool with an authentic feel and right by the railway tracks and it's really something to see the trains go past just a few feet away. The food is great too - really... More 

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Thank Tristan C
Vancouver, Canada
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

The food was good. We got the smoked goose breast as per recommended on this site. The flavoured rice wine has a good kick to it and comes out in a metal bottle that was likely an old bombshell casing. Very cute. We had drinks, got tipsy, enjoyed the music and the trains bustling by. Nothing negative to say about... More 

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Thank BretskiGretzky
Sydney, Australia
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

The menu is a bit expensive, but something different. Especially the goose and mango salad are great! Ricewines are nice to try and you have to shot when the train passes by, which is awesome to see. Nice staff and popular with expats.

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Thank Eline_000
Hanoi, Vietnam
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

came here after a friend recommended it, but was very disappointed. made a reservation (recommended) for a saturday night and it was packed! sat upstairs inside even though we asked for seating outside over the phone... pros + location is cool, fun when train passes + the food we ended up getting was tasty, especially the nem and these fried... More 

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1 Thank coramchugh8
Burnfoot, Ireland
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46 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Great experience. A group of friends sat right on the train tracks and ate a delicious meal. I strongly recommend the smoked goose. Absolutely beautiful.

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2 Thank Jack M
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

We came here for the great food and the nice location. It is situated next to the rail station which is nice but the service is very bad and the food even worse. Just go there if you want a drink and for the experience of having a drink while a train is tiding by or else just avoid the... More 

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1 Thank Candidee
Sydney
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63 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2015

Cute quirky place. The food was good and the rice wine was very strong. Order one first and see how you go. They don't taste the best but you can check it off your 'weird food' list. Loved the reggae, very chill atmosphere.

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1 Thank CaptClare
Hanoi, Vietnam
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015

Quirky location. Quirky food. Music. Drinks. All quirky. Sit down and watch the train pass by. Drink too much rice wine and try not to pass out on the tracks. Not much vegetarian options, but what I had was good and flavor some. Be wary other vegetarians, some of their drinks are made with animals, read well before ordering.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Vietnamese, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8A Nguyen Khuyen Street, Ba Dinh District | At the railway crossing north of Lê Duẩn, follow the railway on the right, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 91 357 85 88
Description
The place very interesting and friendly.
With tradition Vietnammese food from Ha noi as rolls, vegertable, meat of duck, chicken,....
And some liquor make from rice wine mix with specia fruit.
You have a perface meal with friend and familly.
Start at 5p.m you can come to drink beer and see the train go to North Vietnam, discussion with food, rice wine, sideview Rails.....

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?