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Private Street Food Tour with Expert Local Guide

  • Eat till you’re full on at least ten delicious Vietnamese dishes and drinks

  • Discover the stories behind Vietnamese cuisine in a small group

  • Get to know Hanoi’s Old Quarter on a foodie walking tour

Private Street Food Tour with Expert Local Guide
From US$ 19.00
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Private Street Food Tour with Expert Local Guide
US$ 19.00

It takes a local to navigate the Old Quarter’s warren of back streets and identify the best street food. On this walking tour, your foodie guide will introduce you to at least ten separate Vietnamese dishes and drinks—from egg coffee and “banh mi” sandwiches through to fresh beer and noodle soup—as they explain Hanoi’s food culture and ingredients. They’ll even collect you from your Old Quarter hotel.

What to Expect
- Feel the beat of the oldest and most charming streets in the 36 streets of Hanoi’s Old Quarter, know about their historic trades through local’s eyes.
- Bring you “off the beaten track”, showing you where the locals go.
- Try best Vietnamese dishes which are cooked by locals with good cooking skills and learn how to eat each dish in professional way.
- Hear the stories surrounding Vietnamese cuisine as well as tidbits of history via introducing of our knowledgeable tour guide.
- Meet your tour guide at your hotel or meeting point. Before you start, have a quick Vietnamese greeting lesson. Your tour guide will discuss any food allergies, vegetarian requirements and let you know how to walk in Vietnamese streets with crazy traffic before starting the tour. Your expert tour guide will introduce you to Vietnamese cuisine, Vietnamese history and culture throughout the tour.
- You will be taken to eat 10+ Vietnamese dishes at the best places located in special corners, hidden alleys or small restaurants in Hanoi Old Quarter that might be missed if you go by yourself. Try a variety of street foods and drinks such as Nộm bò khô, papaya with dried beef salad; Bún chả, grilled pork with rice noodles; pho, rice noodle soup; Nem phở cuốn, fried spring rolls and fresh spring rolls; Bánh cuốn, steamed rice pancake rolls; Bánh mì, Vietnamese sandwich; Bánh gối, fried pillow shaped cake; Bánh rán, Vietnamese donut; Trà đá, ice tea; Bia Hơi, fresh beer; Kem xôi, steamed sticky rice with ice cream; Chè, Vietnamese sweet soup; Cà phê trứng, egg coffee, etc. This tour will only finish when you feel full and happy.
- The tour will end at Hoan Kiem Lake or anywhere convenient for you to return to your hotel/ hostel. Your tour guide will show you how to get back to your hotel/ hostel.
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Fabulous introduction

Sam met us at our hotel and took us on a gastronomic trip arround Hanoi. She checked what our preferences where and introduced us to some unfamiliar dishes. All where excellent, and most in places we would most probably have found. We went out exploring...More

3  Thank Shane F
Reviewed 1 week ago
A Must!

The best way to start your Holiday in Hanoi, especially if it is your first time visiting. Our awesome tour guide Linh Phung Khanh took us to all her favourite eating spots throughout old Quarter. Needless to say the food was amazing! So much so,...More

1  Thank Sieni P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great tour!

We had a lovely afternoon with Anh, she took us around in record time to have 6 yummy dishes with our one year old. Thank you! Chloe Evan and Gigi

1  Thank Chloetkrusso
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great street food tour

Had a fun time tonight with our guide Lisa. We were just 3 people on the tour which was great. She gave us a lot of info and the chosen food was great, exactly what you would hope for. Not easy to eat this much...More

2  Thank jannedog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Walking food tour with Lisa

We had a wonderful tour with Lisa who introduced us to so many different street foods that we would never had found or tried by ourselves. It was also so interesting learning so much about Hanoi and its history and culture. Would definitely recommend this...More

Thank Kissykissy23
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1 July 2018|
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21 June 2018|
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Don’t even remember a code. You won’t be disappointed . It was my highlight other than the scooter tour in Hoi chi Minh city of our whole trip to Vietnam . I was just booking at last minute in trip advisor whilst sitting at... More
28 April 2018|
Response from HanoiExploreTravel | Property representative |
Hi Mr/Ms Joe I am Ms Cristine who is control your request. I am happy to provide some information as below : - Our tour will takes from 3.5hours to 4.5hours. And we are offering this tour everyday. We have flexiable time... More