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Binh Minh’s Jazz Club

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Parisian venue in Hanoi

Such a fabulous, unexpected venue, a jazz bar in Hanoi, that feels Parisian with Vietnamese... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cool place for a few hours to kill after 9pm in Hanoi

Free entry thus the drinks are a little expensive, specifically the beers at 80k while the cocktail... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Binh Minh Jazz Club is open for breakfast beginning 8:30AM. Food and beverages are served all day. Live Jazz begins every night at 9PM. Seating is indoors or outdoors in the garden patio.
#1, Trang Tien Street | Behind the Hanoi Opera House / Along the Side Exit of the Hilton Hotel Next to the Vietnam Drama Theater, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 4 3942 0400
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Such a fabulous, unexpected venue, a jazz bar in Hanoi, that feels Parisian with Vietnamese character. A bit tricky to find, its in a lane just behind the opera house. Band were very youthful, talented, accomplished musicians. Young male singer had a beautiful voice and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Free entry thus the drinks are a little expensive, specifically the beers at 80k while the cocktail prices are fairly normal (menu pics included) music was great, band worked hard and even if you don’t like jazz that much it’s worth a few hours to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ci05
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in a Monday night - was great, not crowded and really cool. Before going I saw some of the other reviews that degraded the rating because of cigarette smoke - you are at a Jazz Club and you are in Asia - get with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

I quickly down my Tiger beer I picked up from Circle K down the street and hurry inside. The show is about to start. Scanning the room inside, there's a mix crowd of locals, expats, backpackers with weary eyes, and Vietnamese ladies dolled up. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sounds_eclectic
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Despite good music, it is suffocating due to the large amount of smokers smoking within the enclosed tiny space. Haven’t been to any bar/pub this bad and won’t visit again. Sitting outside not an option if you are there for the music coz you’ll hear...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KayT831
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We were very happy to know that there’s a mass bar in Hanoi. Indeed there’s a great band playing there whom we enjoyed a lot. The lady singer who joined them was far far from their level and actually spoiled the experience since she is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank iritv
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

The place was a little hard to find. Go to the Hilton, then turn down an alley. They start at 9 pm. If you don’t get there by 8:30, you will not be able to sit inside. The 4 piece band was great, with lead...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank robc1234
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I heard that a distant relative was working at Binh Minh’s jazz club, which was close to our hotel, so that was a good reason to go there. We arrived around 8.30pm, in a little lane behind the iconic Ha Nội Opera House. There was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sagitaur
Reviewed August 8, 2018

If you want something a little different in Hanoi, or love Jazz, you must add this to your list. As people indicated, get in before 9pm (when the music starts) to be sure to get a seat. The musicians were great. The sax/clarinet player was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed June 19, 2018

I just loved this place. Great quartet improvising wonderfully over standards, which you just don't see much in Australia. The sax player is like the Vietnamese Art Pepper, couldn't get my head around how good he is! Rest of the band were great too. I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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September 18, 2016|
Response from Maj L |
I went on Sunday night as well as Monday and no Reservation was required. if you get there at around the opening time you're assured of a seat.
September 18, 2016|
Response from minhdeb | Property representative |
We are open every day. Live jazz begins at 9pm. Reservations not required. Please come & enjoy!
July 2, 2016|
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Response from minhdeb | Property representative |
Hi! YES to all. Lots of details on our website as well. Live jazz every night, beginning at 9PM. Air con - YES. Food is all day long until 5, then snacks (pub food).