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Cha Ca Thang Long

21 Duong Thanh Street, Old Quarter | Old Quarter, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 24 3828 6007
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice noodles” (70 reviews)
“marinated fish” (10 reviews)
“catfish” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
21 Duong Thanh Street, Old Quarter | Old Quarter, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really lovely people. Amazing 1 dish restaurant. Fried fish Hanoi style. Add it to any Hanoi “to-do list” And for $8 per person you can’t go wrong.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Leedst
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very disappointed, 11 pieces of small fishes for VND 320,000 Not very amazing piece of fish nor cooking ...I don’t understand the hype for this place . Staff was not very enthusiastic /with attitude to when I asked to change my untouched lemon waster drink...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Phoebe W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Reviewed about this grilled fish was not a dissapointment at all, in fact, the taste of the catfish was delicious. the fish is marinated in tumeric powder and sort of pre-fried first before they stir fried with herbs - scallions and dill . (right before...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank carotky
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first dinner at Hanoi. The place wasn't difficult to find, just a few mins walk from our hotel. The waiters were friendly and very energetic. The restaurant has a great vibe and the waiters were helping to cook at most tables, since...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank misochin
Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend, who grew up in Hanoi, was raving about this place even before we arrived. I now know why. The Cha Ca was absolutely delicious. It is a curry style fish that is mixed with all different herbs and veggies and is then eaten...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank henkny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have tried several places selling cha ca but cha ca thanh long is the best. I work in Hanoi and I come here numerous time because I love the cha ca. The fresh herbs, the mam (The shrimp sauce), the peanuts and the sizzling...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank WVanLoon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very yummy fried fish with tons of dill and spring onion. The smell was simply mouthwatering, even though it may linger on your clothes.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CT1389
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a friend to this restaurant for lunch. Only one option but do they do it well !! Place was packed with local diners, always a good sign. They bring fish, various greens and sauces to your table and you cook them on a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gregdennis53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cha ca is a must try dish in Hanoi. It was fun dining here because of the Thailand soccer game being on. The wine was good and reasonably priced!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank maceyguth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You are brought chunks of fish (which was very nice and fresh) cooking in oil in a hot skillet. Then they add a ton of fresh dill and green onion to the fish and sauté it all at your table. Once this is cooked you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trif123456
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Rachael Y
July 14, 2018|
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Response from JLCZ | Reviewed this property |
They had salads and noodle dishes, so I'm sure vegetarian diners can be accommodated.
December 12, 2017|
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Response from 806stuartd | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you contact the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Duong Thanh Street, Old Quarter | Old Quarter, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 24 3828 6007
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