Best Pho in Hanoi Old Quarter

Hanoi has many delicious dishes, but pho is always a dish that many tourists choose to eat when they first come to Hanoi. The taste of Hanoi noodle is very different from the one sold in other places and eating Hanoi style pho is also very interesting. If you are looking for the best pho in Hanoi, you have found the answer here.

Today, I will introduce to you the best pho restaurants located in Hanoi’s Old Quarter area. You should remember that these are just noodle restaurants in the old town area, if I list all the noodle restaurants in Hanoi, it will be very much and you will not be able to go all.

1.Pho Phu Xuan

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Pho Phu Xuan is located in Hang Da street, this Pho restaurant has a large frontage and the restaurant’s space is very clean and neat. The taste of the pho bowls here is very good, the broth has a strong sweet taste, the beef in the noodle is very soft and big. A special feature of Pho Phu Xuan is when selling, the owner adding herbs into pho bowls , this makes pho bowls has a very aromatic flavor.

Here serves many types of pho like: Noodle soup with eye round steak, Noodle soup with brisket, flank, tendon, tripe, and fatty flank. The staff here serve fast and enthusiastically, the restaurant serves food quite quickly even though the restaurant is very crowded.


Address: 36 Hang Da, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
Opening hours: 5:30 – 12:30
Reference price: 55,000 VND

2.Best pho in Hanoi – Pho Bat Dan

Pho Bat Dan Noodle is located at 49 Bat Dan Street. As one of the pho restaurants not to be missed when visiting Hanoi.

When you come to Pho Bat Dan, you will enjoy the most delicious Pho flavor. Pho noodles here are chewy, soft, medium-sized, fragrant and freshly flavored of rice, the soup is rich in natural sweetness, fresh beef is processed on the spot. If you eat with cilantro, then you will never forget this taste.

Since the restaurant is always crowded, you have to wait in line. When it’s your turn, after the payment is complete, you have to bring the noodle bowl to the table yourself. Despite being crowded, no customer complained about the restaurant from serving to the quality of the dish. 


Address: 49 Bat Dan, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
Opening hours: 06:00 – 10:00 and 18:00 – 20:30
Reference price: 50,000 VND

3. Pho Vui

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Pho Vui is located at 25 Hang Giay, Hoan Kiem District. Although it has been in operation for over 30 years but the quality of the noodle bowl sold by the restaurant remains unchanged. The restaurant space is not wide but quite cool

The noodle bowl is served at the restaurant always brings a delicious and charming flavor received the appreciation of many visitors. With fresh and soft beef, noodle yarn not too big with sweet broth are what make this restaurant famous.


Address: 25 Hang Giay Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
Opening hours: 06h00 – 22h00
Reference price: 50,000 VND

4. Pho Thin – Dinh Tien Hoang

Pho Thin located at Dinh Tien Hoang Street is a suitable place for visitors to come and eat and rest after taking a stroll around Hoan Kiem Lake.

The beef of the noodle bowl here is not dipped but brought to fry quickly on the pan with many spices such as onion and fresh ginger and then put in a bowl. Therefore, the bowl of pho sold here always have rich broth and very fragrant beef

In addition, the bowl of pho when sold here will be covered with a layer of green onion and when mixed up you will see beef is given quite a bit below. Green onion is a healthy ingredient and is an important ingredient in creating the full flavor of pho bowls here.


Address: 61 Dinh Tien Hoang, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
Opening hours: 06h30 – 20h30
Reference price: 60,000 VND

5. Pho Bo Lam


Pho Bo Lam is a long-standing and famous Pho brand in Hanoi. In general, the restaurant has clean space, the plus point of the pho bowl here is the bold broth, soft beef, thick noodle fiber similar to the Bat Dan noodle. A bowl of pho here costs 40,000 VND although the price is not cheap but the quality is excellent. Service staff is enthusiastic and agile, but when the restaurant is crowded you will have to wait quite a long time to be served.


Address: 48 Hang Vai, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
Opening hours: 7:00 – 22:00
Reference price: 40,000 – 66,000 VND

6.Best pho in Hanoi – Pho 10 Ly Quoc Su

Pho 10 Ly Quoc Su is one of the brands Pho Hanoi has been confirmed for a long time, Pho here is very delicious and there are many types of beef noodle for guests to choose from Noodle soup with steak, flank, tendon, tripe, and fatty flank depending on preferences of customer. Besides the typical Pho flavor, when coming to Pho 10 Ly Quoc Su, you can also enjoy the cruller delicious and hot.

The taste of pho here is very delicate, it is a combination of soft and sweet beef, soft noodle yarn and rich broth made from the heirloom recipe here. If you eat hot noodle served with raw vegetables and cruller here, it makes you excited and want to eat another bowl.


Address: 10 Ly Quoc Su, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
Opening hours: 6:30 – 22:30
Reference price: 50,000 – 70,000 VND

7.Best pho in Hanoi – Pho Suong

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Pho Suong is one of Hanoi’s first and famous pho brands. This is one of the pho restaurants that contribute to the brand “Pho Hanoi” of Vietnam

Pho is sold here very delicious:The broth has a strong, clear and sweet flavor, the beef is soft and not too chewy, makes those who come here to eat pho feel “happy= suong”. Like the name of the restaurant. In addition, xxx also has an advantage of being the most spacious and airy noodle shop in the list of 7 best pho in Hanoi.


Address: 36B Mai Hac De, Hai ba Trung District, Hanoi
Opening hours: 6:30 – 22:00
Reference price: 30,000 – 100,000 VND

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