Nộm đu đủ bò khô – A light and refreshing salad for a summer...

Summer is on its way bringing the typical heat with humidity to Hanoi. Around this time of the year, everyone often avoids eating out, especially during daytime at small shops and by street food...

New Day Restaurant – an ideal stop inside the bustling Old Quarter

Located at No.72 Ma May Street in the Old Quarter, New Day stands out as a unique restaurant, with a distinctive style that can be observed in few restaurants in Hanoi. The restaurant offers a...

“Nang tam” vegetarian restaurant – A loving place for peaceful souls

“Nang tam” is among one of the most well-known vegetarian restaurant in Hanoi. Located in a villa at 79A Tran Hung Dao street, the place welcomes its customers with such quiet and calm sense. With...

Egg coffee – The special Vietnamese cappuccino

Egg and honey? Maybe. But egg and coffee? Sounds kinda odd!?! Who could know eggs and coffee can be such a perfect couple to make up a Vietnamese traditional cappuccino – ‘egg coffee’!

Banh mi – The best sandwich in the world

For both locals and expats, all probably has learned about Banh mi (Bánh mì) – the pride of Vietnamese cuisine that has recently surged in popularity worldwide.