These are 5 places in Hanoi where you can enjoy really perfect meals, with reasonable price:
Top 5 budget eateries for backpackers in Hanoi – Best places to visit in Vietnam:
Lý Văn Phúc street is called Chicken Street. Although the name is related to chicken, you can taste everything here. The menus are very abundant. This place is considered as the best outdoor eatery in Hanoi.
Phở Vui (evening only):
It costs a dollar or two to enjoy the best bowls of Vietnamese Noodles – unofficial national dish of Vietnam. Pho Vui is located on Hàng Giấy, number 13. Beef noodle is more popular than noodles with chicken. However, do not forget to add a little chili, lemon juice and fresh vegetable with noodles to increase the taste.
Noodles on Phủ Doãn street (morning only):
There are many eateries of Noodles on Phu Doan street. But the best addresses of noodles are just around the corner from Original Hostel.
Hàng Mành street:
Hàng Mành street is famous for its vermicelli rice noodles with grilled meat (also called Kebab rice noodles – bún chả). The corner from Original Hostel on Hang Dien gathers the most famous eateries of bún chả here.
Trieu Viet Vuong Café street:
This street is famous for its dozens of Cafes. Coffee in Cafes of this street is especially fragrant. This place is also very convenient for you to get away from tourist center at Hoan Kiem Lake.
Sticky rice on the corner of Nguyen Huu Huan and Hang Bac street, at the edge of Hanoi Old Quarter. Sticky rice is served with chicken or pate. Price of a portion is very reasonable, and its taste makes you impossible to forget.