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Bun Cha Ta

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Bun Cha Ta is a Vietnamese dish of grilled pork and noodle, which is thought to have originated from Hanoi, Vietnam. Bun cha is served with grilled fatty pork (cha) over a plate of white rice noodle (bun) and herbs with a side dish of dipping sauce. The dish was described in 1959 by Vietnamese food writer Vu Bang (1913–1984) who described Hanoi as a town "transfixed by bun cha." Hanoi Bun Cha Ta ’s first bun cha restaurant was on Gia Ngu street, Hoan Kiem District, in Hanoi's Old Quarter and moved to 21 Nguyen Huu Huan street now Bun cha is popular in the Northern region of Vietnam. In the South, a similar dish of rice vermicelli and grilled meat is called bun thit nuong
PRICE RANGE
$2 - $10
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups, Street Food
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had a fun meal here tonight, our first ever Bun Cha. The young woman who helped us couldn’t have been nicer, patiently taking the time to tell us how to order and eat Hanoi’s famous specialty dish. And everything about it was delicious —...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank El_Pelicano
Reviewed yesterday

Just arrived in Hanoi and this restaurant was recommended by our hotel. A great casual restaurant, and the Bun Cha was delicious. Jing our server was friendly, and recommended other things to see in town. We will definitely be back for another meal.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Edmichel2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The local northern Vietnamese food was delicious (I had the vegetarian spring roll with soup and the black rice desert). The ladies working there were very nice and Lee was particularly hospitable. I highly recommend. Enjoy :)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jamesbA7351TH
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a dinner here and a lunch the following day. Both times we have the Bun Cha and spring rolls. Both of which are amazing. We had Ann serving us who was just wonderful. She explained to us all of the ingredients, how best...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came here for dinner and the service and food was great. We had the recommended dish and it was one of the best bun cha that I’ve ever had. Good portions at a great price. Our server Jing was also very friendly and helpful....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paula C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

... stayed hungry afterwards. This was probably one of those restaurants that we put on our "crazy good reviews but the reputation doesn't live up to them" list. Food seemed old cooked, it was cold-ish, quite greasy and didn't taste anything special. The only thing...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 754sebastjans
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good food and drinks. My wife and I took the Bun Cha (full). We loved it. The juices were good too. But the best thing was the kindness and tips from our waiteess Jing about Vietnamese cuisine. We were reeated like in a 5...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mimo P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a most visit. Food delicious, staff lovely and so affordable. I’ve came twice in 2 days. Highly recommend :-)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Angela B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the grilled pork with noodles, spring rolls, lots of fresh herbs and enjoyed every single mouthful. Wonderful flavours. We went twice! Our favourite meal in Hanoi where there is lots of good food!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HilsBack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, quick efficient service. Very well priced. Next time in Hanoi we will definitely be back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank michaelpX6036CJ
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cwalts
October 4, 2017|
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Response from Bun C | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. No . We will close the door during Vietnamese Tet holidays . We are so sorry
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Linda H
June 22, 2017|
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Response from Mags Z | Reviewed this property |
Nope- pretty big place and not too busy.
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