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Best Hanoi Foods and Drinks

Hanoi is not only the political center but also the culinary hub of Vietnam. The capital features such a diverse cuisine that there is a range from local street food to luxury fine dining. Once visiting Hanoi, you can find popular food and drink from many regions across Vietnam as well as from many countries in the whole world. Whenever you are eager to savor Vietnamese food and drink, just go on a trip to Hanoi. Especially, the best Hanoi food and drink can be found within the narrow alleys and busy street markets in Hanoi Old Quarter.

Making Hanoi foods & drinks

Making Hanoi Pho

Like other regions in Vietnam, Hanoi food is usually served with fresh herbs, quintessential dipping sauce, and savory broth as accompaniment. You can see this uniqueness while eating the world-famous dishes in Hanoi, such as Pho noddles, Goi cuon (spring rolls), Banh xeo (Vietnamese crepe), Banh cuon (steamed rice rolls), and bun cha (kebab rice noodles). Additionally, Hanoi food and drink is well-known for a great variety of its traditional delicacies that you can't find the better versions in other parts of Vietnam. The very best of Hanoi cuisine is featured by the vast majority of tasty street food which can be eaten at street vendors or on the sidewalks with the locals. When it comes to must-try drinks in Hanoi, you will find it appetizing to try Vietnamese coffee, with the uniquely awesome drink called egg coffee. Besides, you should try the fresh beer, iced tea, fruit juice, and yogurt in Hanoi.

Must-try food in Hanoi

Banh xeo, a must-try food in Hanoi

We have selectively brought you the following list of the top must-try food and drink in Hanoi. You will have an overview of each dish in Hanoi, including the reason why it becomes popular, the main ingredients to make it, the favorite places to eat, and frequently asked questions about it.

Let's taste the mesmerizing flavors of Hanoi food and drink with our foodie exploration. Enjoy!

Top 6 Hanoi Foods you should not miss: 

Nem Ran (Vietnamese Spring Rolls)
Bun Cha Hanoi (Kebab Rice Noodles)
Nom Bo Kho (Green Papaya Salad with Dried Beef)
Bun Ca (Vietnamese Fish Noodle Soup)
Che (Vietnamese sweet soup)
Bun Rieu (Rice Noodles in Tomato Broth)

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