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40 Hang Manh Street | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+8422110812
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Cheap and cheerful as it says on the sign outside. We stopped here for dinner when we needed something quickly, I had the chicken curry which was served as a big portion and was really tasty. Also returned another day for breakfast which was good value for money! Small place but cosy - you forget about the tooting of motorbikes... More 

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Thank Paige O
United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just arrived in Hanoi and read reviews of the Gecko. It lived up to expectations and delivered a fine selection of great dishes. We had been recommended the spring rolls and they were nothing short of delicious. I would happily go back just for another plate of them.

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Thank Travel_4_fish
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

they have a few out lets all over hanoi. At all their out lets they serve chilled beers. you even have happy hours in the evenings. the ambiance and cold beers makes the place worth chilling out. prices are reasonable. staff are friendly.

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Thank jeff1955malaysia
Richmond Hill, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Near to the Old City. The Vietnamese food was good and the drinks are cheap. The pizza was so so, according to our friends, but why go to Viet Nam and eat pizza. If you can, get one of the seats on the second floor overlooking the street. Its very entertaining watching the street activity from above.

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Thank Rowan F
San Diego, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the gecko breakfast (79 dong) and was unsatisfied. The price did not math the quality of food, I order over easy fried eggs and the yolk came out hard. The bacon that came with it was two small bite size...not even a strip(see picture). Maybe other dishes made this restaurant have good reviews but I will NOT be coming... More 

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Thank lpmundell
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This seems to be a chain but actually the prices are really good and the food is really nice too. I ordered a takeaway as my girlfriend was ill, had a beer whilst I was waiting. The food came out before I'd finished my beer and it tasted like it had been freshly prepared. Would definitely go again.

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Thank Samuel R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

my boyfriend and I were there for dinner, i have to say that the service was so good, the food was delicious, above all, fresh spring rolls and noodles with seafood and spinach, prices were fine too.

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Thank Sandra G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, lovely to escape the Khaos outside. Had a chicken burger with chips really good American standard burger. Highly recommend this place the cocktails are strong!

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Thank Suitcase28
Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Lots of locations around Hanoi - go to - reasonably priced western food - I enjoyed my pasta carbonara - definitely would return

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Santiago, Chile
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Ok, I'm not a person who eats a lot, but went there because so many people recomended us and the prices looked cheaper in comparison with other places in Hanoi. My boyfriend and I asked for spaghetti with pesto and when the plates arrived it was (not kidding) maybe... Half cup of spaghetti? Not even in a gourmet restaurant I've... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Hang Manh Street | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +8422110812

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?