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“Small and cosy restaurant”
Review of Essence Restaurant

Essence Restaurant
Ranked #23 of 2,681 Restaurants in Hanoi
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $20
Cuisines: Diner, Vietnamese, International, Fusion
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Located on the ground floor of the Essence Hanoi Hotel & Spa, the artfully designed Essence restaurant offers you various tasty authentic Vietnamese dishes and standard Western menu for lunch and dinner. Accomplished with an extensive menu of beverages including fresh fruit shakes, coffees and wines, the restaurant ensures you a wholesome meal with great food, excellent service in the right ambiance and fine spirits, all at a price guaranteed most reasonable in town. Wifi-internet & iMac is available, free of charge.
Reviewed March 21, 2014

The best restaurant in Hanoi- food is delicious, service is excellent. The atmosphere was cozy and lovely, the decor was combine between modern and tradition. Even though we were just walk ins, we were made to feel very welcome & a table was quickly found for us.

Thank abigagagaill
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Essencehanoi, General Manager at Essence Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2014

Dear esteemed guests,

Thank you very much for sharing your great experience at the Essence Restaurant Hanoi. We are glad to learn that you had an enjoyable meal in our restaurant. It is a pleasure to serve you. Your commendation has been circulated throughout the Essence team and it is a great motivation for all of us to keep up our good work.

We wish you happy travel and look forward to welcome you back on your next visit to our lovely city.

Sincerely yours,

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Reviewed March 18, 2014

We came here as a treat at the end of our 5 weeks backpacking in Vietnam, it was more expensive that we were used to paying but still really good value compared to the UK. We loved the food and the staff were really friendly and helpful.

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Thank Jen212314
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Reviewed March 16, 2014

We went to this restaurant with high expectations, and we slightly disappointed with the results. Our food was average in quality and taste. Our server was very nice, almost verging on too nice!
The ambiance is what was the biggest disappointment with no real view or interesting decor to look at.

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Reviewed March 16, 2014

This was truly fantastic food, presented in a fun and creative traditional Vietnamese way. Well worth a visit if you are in Hanoi, with great prices, friendly staff and excellent food and service. The appetizer salads were great, and so were both the steak and chicken mains! Well worth its top ranking on TripAdvisor, and a must visit in Hanoi!

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Thank bulitia
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Reviewed March 13, 2014

This is a lovely little restaurant on the ground floor of the Essence Hotel. The food was lovely, service second to none and very reasonably priced. The cost of a bottle of wine was no more than you would pay in a restaurant in the UK

Thank Trish D
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