With a half day Hanoi Food Tour, discover Hanoi’s charms and unique culture by roaming around ancient Old Quarter, through every French corner and immersing yourself in local atmosphere while sampling amazing Vietnamese cuisine, street cafe just like locals do-on the street.

Duration: Half Day
Departure date: Daily
Start/End: Hotel in Hanoi/ Hotel in Hanoi
Tour type: Food, Private Tour

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Today we will venture out to explore Hanoi and enjoy the local food. Firstly, we meet up at the Helio café at 08:00 then walk down to Pho restaurant for our light breakfast. Walking down to the Hang Be street for visiting the local market, we are guided all the ingredients as well as inhabit of local people here.

Helio Cafe

Helio Cafe

After the street market, we continue our trip along different streets, try to taste many kinds of local food such as oil-fried pastry, tofu, egg coffee, rice pancake, pillow cake, sweet soup, stuff pancake with pork, draught beer… and one of our best surprised is a stop at Dong Xuan whole sales market where we know many kinds of ingredients being sold.

pillow cake

Enjoy Pillow cake –  Banh Goi in Dong Xuan market

Last but not least is our happy ending at the Rue Lamblot restaurant. From here, we enjoy our light lunch with Spring rolls, grilled pork with noodle, fried rice cake, banana flower salad. Trip ends around 13h30.

Rue Lamblot Restaurant

Rue Lamblot Restaurant

What’s Included?

  • English speaking guide (other language/s upon requested)
  • Entrance fees & permits for places listed in itinerary
  • A/c Transportation with experienced driver
  • Lunch at local restaurant (please advise if you have special request for food)
  • Reasonable supply of bottled of water

What’s Excluded?

  • Tips and gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional activity costs
  • Others not mentioned