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40 Hang Manh Street | Hoan Kiem, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+8422110812
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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260 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a late dinner here. They are open from 8 am - 11 pm. But make sure to come in at least 10 pm since they might runs out of food after that.

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Thank Dewi R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Quirky little restaurant,up stairs with open air balcony,huge menu,good 4 veggies! V reasonable prices,staff v friendly,bit disorganised on food delivery but not important when you have got all evening,chilling on travels

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Thank Derek W
Portland, Oregon
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried both Gecko restaurants because we wanted a change from local food but we were disappointed in the pizza (boring flavor and texture like most frozen pizzas) and another night at the other Gecko on Hang Bo, the spaghetti Bolognese. Two people we met there had Viet Namses food and said it was delicious. The price is good for... More 

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Thank Sue122746
Taunton, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reccomrnded this place by our hostel around the Corner, wasn't disappointed. Lots of happy hour offers on. Had a delicious curry and crepe for dessert. Menu was resonably priced and plenty of choice.

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Thank BeckySJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Name says it all - cheap and cheerful, service was great and food was delicious. Would definitely recommend it to anyone seeking cheap and cheerful.

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Thank Ben J
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I got here 2 years ago with 2 branches of this chain, Gecko, nearby Sword lake in Hanoi. Both of these restaurants were good to me. From the foods, drinks, reasonable prices and good staff. The space was a little small and there wasn't restroom inside. But they took us to the restroom of the apartment besides. A little bit... More 

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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411 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 540 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Ate here three times during our week in Hanoi. Good selection of Western foods and cocktails. The food is always inoffensive. Pizza's need some work. Weird crust that tastes like toasted bread. Curries were good, sandwiches were pedestrian. Good cocktails and service. You'll always leave with a full stomach. Our average bill for drinks and food was 225,000 Dong. It... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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185 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed garlic chicken which was a proper comfort food :) unfortunately "sorrow of war" drink was good but not as good as described by some of the travelers, the flavor was quite good but it was a short drink cocktail which was a bit too expensive for what you get.

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Thank EA_Oussov
Toronto, Canada
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144 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

We were travelling with a 13 year old, so needed something good for everyone. We were not disappointed. The staff was friendly, and the meals were all served looking and tasting fantastic. Even the 13 year old liked it...If you are looking for something less local for choices on the menu, this is a good place to visit. The Vietnamese... More 

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Thank Al S
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107 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This is a quite nice place for lunch or dinner. You have the choice between European food (like Pizza or Pasta) or local stuff. Quality and service are good!

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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
Bar, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
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?