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39 Le Ngoc Han | Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 4 6278 1848
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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Vegan Vietnamese restaurant, just outside the main tourist areas. This was very inexpensive, but we did not enjoy as it felt tired and run down. Almost no English spoken and it was hard to work out the dishes were. Taste etc was OK – perhaps the environment was just too “authentic” for our tourist tastes.

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Thank Family B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

We eat here often and sometimes get it delivered as well! Great variety of dishes in the menu and everything we have tried tastes flavoursome. The tomato tofu is packed with flavour, as is the sweet and sour ribs. The service is great when we eat in the shop- they don't speak a whole lot of English, but they certainly... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Searched trip advisor for vegetarian food and found this spot. If youre with friends who aren't vegetarian don't worry as they have just as many meat dishes and meatless ones. We tried 4 dishes and all were yummy and locally priced. I read another comment about the service being difficult due to the lack of English but I didn't find... More 

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Thank LonewolfMark
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

The food reflects the prices. The food is nice, but not the best. We walked a little bit further down the road and found the MOST AMAZING VEGAN RESTAURANT.

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1 Thank MoonieJen
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We arrived on a Monday night with only one other patron inside. The interior is not pretentious just simple Asian and the service was fast and pleasant. The food is really good! We had two types of spring rolls and highly recommend the fried lotus root.

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Thank wholefood
Hanoi, Vietnam
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

I ordered tofu with salt and lemon grass but they put neither of these in the dish I was served. We complained three times. They refused to recook it or substitute another dish or refund our money

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

This cosy little restaurant has great atmosphere. Staff were friendly and helpful and food delicious. Well worth a visit.

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1 Thank Beverley K
Sandnes, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

We were looking for a vegetarian place, and luckily we came by this little gem on TripAdvisor. A cosy place with a good selection of food, all vegetarian and vegan style. Really tasty local food with local prices. We tried a fair selection of dishes, all tasted great. The only thing though, do not expect (any) service, nor help with... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015 via mobile

We stopped there for lunch. We are not vegeterian but it was a really good surprise ! We had aubergines, pieces of (meat) and then ginger chicken. It was really tasty and good! The restaurant is pretty and the service is good. A nice breAk in busy Hanoi!

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Thank stephanie_all
Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

I am not vegetarian, although my partner is, but neither of us have ever tried fake meat dishes before. A real eye opener, especially the cocconut and sesame fried 'prawns', which were excellent. Very discreet service, all nice & Zen and tasty food that really won't break the bank.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Le Ngoc Han | Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 6278 1848
Description
You need to list this amazing vegetarian restaurant in Hanoi- it's mentioned in the hanoi forum but not reviewed yet and I'm ready to write the first review

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