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Cha Ca La Vong

14 Pho Cha Ca, Hanoi, Vietnam
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible23%
Travelers talk about
“rice noodles” (82 reviews)
“fresh herbs” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
14 Pho Cha Ca, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is only one dish its fish cook on the table. The house is amazing typicall restaurant in the old quarter of Hanoi. Goes on the second floor. Cheap, good and quick... You should try

Thank Beber2525
Reviewed 1 week ago

No menu as you get what you are given! Fried fish. Served at the table in a very hot spattering pan. Staff attitude is poor. Portion size is small for what you pay for. Had high hopes from a friends recommendation but they weren't realized....More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here with 2 locals who have never tried the restaurant before. We made sure we went to the correct restaurant (some of the reviews below are for the copycat establishment just across the road (no. 14) One of the selling points of the...More

Thank TimFP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It costs an arm and a leg. The most terrible thing is the poor service. We had to wait for a long time, We asked many times but the waiters and waitresses kept ignoring us. They only noticed us when we were FURIOUS with them....More

Thank 569jessica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a mistake when we went here I don't know what we were thinking. It looks like a tourist trap and is one!! The pictures here are very misleading and the prices shown have risen by at least 25%. This place is very expensive...More

Thank nkharari
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A small family run restaurant who only serve one dish. Grilled fish. The fish comes out sizzling in a pan and you cook it at the table. The meal comes with noodles and a bowl of greens. The food is great! And very reasonably priced...More

Thank Jules20056
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time at this upstairs family run restaurant was with Hanoikids guide, who explained the history. Lightly turmeric flavored fish served in a sizzling frying pan, add in the fresh dill & spring onions, & get ready to devour with the other accompaniments of...More

1  Thank Buggerem
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the hotel and a friend; however I really wish I had never bothered. The food itself wasn’t bad but for the 170.000 EACH I expected to at least feel full. We were given about 20 small pieces of fish each...More

Thank Jodie M
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I decided to have dinner with my friends in this restaurant on weekend because it is kind of famous Hanoi local restaurant.However, it was really dissappointed + Just simple fish with herb and rice noodle. Look clean + just have a waitor serve for u...More

Thank SuS1244
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Cha Ca 14 number one, stay away this restaurant. This is a tourist scam restaurant. We went there to have fish noodle as our hotel receptionist recommended. Its not cheap. 200,000 vd per person. We only ordered for one. Restaurant owner suggested fish cake and...More

2  Thank Aungdan D
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January 13, 2017|
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Response from DennisTanKW | Reviewed this property |
There's one across the road further down and was crowded when we walked past Hope this help
Vince V-Shim C
November 25, 2016|
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Response from Janique123 |
No!! Everyone please be aware that the restaurant across the road is a scam. We were recommended to go to this restaurant and ended up at the fake one in error. They have very cleverly slightly changed their name to "Cha Ca... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Pho Cha Ca, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
Visit this street after a long day of sight-seeing for a traditional dish of fish fried tableside with herbs, spices, onions, peanuts, and rice noodles.
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