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Chim Sao

65 Ngo Hue (135 Pho Hue, turn right) | Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 4 3976 0633
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
65 Ngo Hue (135 Pho Hue, turn right) | Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been to this small Vietnamese restaurant by recommendations from a local friend. We arrived and seated in the first floor, and had to remove our shoes to preserve the antique floor! This is good, somehow we did not prepared for this. Once upstair, we sat...More

Thank Charlesquil
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The best meal we had in Hanoi (top 3 in Vietnam). The food is so tasty and well presented. The Eggplants were so superb that we ordered them twice. High recommendation from here 👍😋

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a wonderful dinner at this restaurant - the staff did not speak much english but they were so helpful and tried valiantly to understand our miming and pointing to the menu! The food was the best we had and the tofu was...More

Thank apatasaurus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here the 1st time with my friend to have a dinner. It was the kind of a very simple meal for two and cost us around 500k vnd. I like the taste of dishes very much. More than that i love the background music...More

Thank Lucia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had been told to expect good food and were not disappointed. The service was attentive, well informed and each dish a delight, especially the banana flower salad.The wine list wasn't bad either! Recommended

Thank Fiona G
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This place is located down a nice street of the busy Ngo Thi Nham and is one of my favourite restaurants in Hanoi. Sit upstairs and enjoy the tables and cushions on the floor. Most of the dishes I have tried have been fantastic -...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at this nice place after being recommended to us by a friend. The food was very good (and we order many dishes) except one dish which you can skip (caramel pork). However prices are a little bit on the high end for...More

Thank Loïc K
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Was recommended by a Vietnamese friend of mine and certainly lived up to the standard. Lovely selection of food and proper Vietnamese food. A must visit if you want to try Vietnamese food. little on the expensive side but worth the price.

Thank Christopher_Ranasing
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I take all of our visitors to Chim Sao because it's our favorite restaurant for Vietnamese food. The food is always consistently delicious and we enjoy the ambiance. We reserve the tables downstairs for older guests and the floor seating upstairs for...More

1  Thank MonAmieGabi
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Good choice on a busy Valentines night. Full of locals and with a variety of unusual dishes. We didn't try the tortoise!

Thank Crs358
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Ngo Hue (135 Pho Hue, turn right) | Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3976 0633
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