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Press Club

59A Ly Thai To | Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 4 3934 0888
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (16 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“pho” (8 reviews)
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European, Deli, French, Bar, Vietnamese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
59A Ly Thai To | Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the Press Club on two occasions during our stay in Hanoi, and enjoyed both visits Great staff and a warm welcome awaits you followed by a couple of well made cocktails Just the start to a night in the city I would recommend...More

Thank Andytee1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such an awful barman, he was extremely rude to us when we asked for our drinks, ruined our vibe

Thank rubywilkinson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most famous restaurants in Hanoi! Following the recommendation of the local tourist, we had been there for dinner last week. It was fantastic, the food was delicious, and services was incredible. Because of some communication mistakes, and misunderstanding about Vietnamese cuisine, we...More

Thank ThomasVi3
Reviewed April 19, 2018

This has been the highlight of my trip, well-spoken English, great food and even better service. We had some delicious cocktails mix by an amazing bar team. There was also an impressive selection of wine, which was expertly offered by the resident sommelier. I would...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

We tried out the five course discovery menu. The food was tasty and the restaurant itself has a fine interior with many dividing sections giving a more private experience. However the service for this kind of establishment that says it sports a michelin star menu...More

Thank Erik E
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in the bar twice for the interesting cocktails they served. The head bar tender makes a pho cocktail that he lights on fire to blend in the spices to the gin. They have lots of inventive mixed drinks on their bar list.More

Thank PenelopeB99
PressClub H, Responsable relations clients at Press Club, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Morning Penelope Thank you so much for your nice review. Indeed the Pho Cocktail is one of our signature drink invented by our famous Mixologist, on of the best in Vietnam. Feel free to pass next time and ask for a personalize cocktail where our...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018

When the reservation was made we were informed that there would be a set menu created by a visiting 2-star Michelin chef from Paris. I was really looking forward to this meal. The restaurant is lovely, the 6 of us were seated in a private...More

Thank JM1051
PressClub H, Responsable relations clients at Press Club, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Dear JM1051 We apologize for your experience and it is disappointing that our menu didn't fit your tastes. Our menus and dishes are conceive by the famous French Michelin Chef Alain Dutournier, acclaimed by experts and 2 stars Michelin Chef himself. We will take into...More

Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

We made a reservation and when we got there they told us it wasn’t on their list. The young lady said she only had a table in smoking. We declined. She immediately found a table in nonsmoking. Our waitress took forever to take our order,...More

Thank Srf200
PressClub H, Responsable relations clients at Press Club, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Dear Srf200, We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience that you have encounter. We will take actions in consideration of your comment and sincerely hope that you will come back to enjoy a true experience of fine dinning since your unfortunate experience does not reflect the...More

Reviewed February 20, 2018

We had a mediocre meal. Surprised. Service was good and English speaking so helped./ I would stay with the normal on the order.

Thank salestraveler69
Reviewed February 1, 2018

We had a great dinner food was very good and the drinks were not that expensive, staff looked after us very well.I would recommend this restaurant to anyone staying in Hanoi, it is just across the road from the Sofitel Legend Metropole hotelMore

Thank Elaine H
PressClub H, Manager at Press Club, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2018

Dear Elaine H, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that you had a good time here with us! It was a pleasure to receive you and we hope to see you again...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59A Ly Thai To | Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3934 0888
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Situated above the historic home of many famous journalists and writers, on the third floor of the "Press-Club" building, you can find one of the most spectacular French restaurants and its trendy lounge, a real "must go” destination in the heart of the old district of Hanoi. Open all day to anyone and overlooking the famous Metropole Hotel, eating and drinking are taken to an exciting new level. Here, in the splendid surroundings of old colonial flair, you can experience at “La Table du Chef", a unique 2 Michelin-star menu from Alain Dutournier (Paris) or enjoy at "La Plume Lounge” a choice of traditional Vietnamese dishes and the best cocktails in town from our world championship finalist mixologist, Mr Pham Tien Tiep.
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