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If you are a little worried about eating food in the old Quarter in Hanoi, then is this Hanoi Street Food Tour one of the tours that you “Must do” ! With hundreds of food places in this area, it’s difficult to know which are good to eat or not. There are definitely one’s that you should not venture into, but with this Hanoi Street Food Tour, be confident that our guides have vetted the places you go to, and allow yourself to experience fantastic local speciality flavours. If you want to try the best food specialities of Hanoi and you don’t want to be sick after, put this tour on your list of “must do” !


At 10:30, our tour guide will welcome you at your hotel lobby, then start walking tour in old quarter “36 streets” to visit some famous and specialized- food families or stalls/ local restaurants, shops where they run their business everyday, certainly you will watch and taste some particular dishes (Please let us know if you are vegetarian).

You will discover 4 to 5 specialties from this list to choose from:

  1. Pho Bo: Beef and rice vermicelli soup
  2. Bun Cha: Barbecue pork meatballs, nuoc mam sauce and rice vermicelli
  3. Banh Mi: Marinated pork sandwich, vegetables and local sauce
  4. Egg coffee
  5. Tra Chanh: traditional drink
  6. Bun Dau Mam Tom: Fried tofu with black pudding and the famous Mam Tom sauce (fermented shrimp)
  7. Bun Rieu Cua: Crab soup
  8. Chè: traditional Vietnamese dessert

This list is not exhaustive, depending on your preferences, we can adapt the menu (vegetarian, rather sweet or savory, etc.)

After all, Food on Foot will give you an unique experience to try the foods of the local Hanoi people. We ensure the food is handled hygienically and provide a comfortable venue for the tastings. The benefit also goes back to the vendors or restaurants/ families as we buy directly from them.

Discovery of a local market. You will learn more about how to cook certain vegetables and eat certain fruits.

At 13:30  at the end of your trip, say goodbye to our tour guide, see you again!


Number of pax Regular price
2-4 30 $/person
5-8 23 $/person
9-12 20 $/person


DEPARTURE TIME Please stay at hotel’s lobby around 10:30 AM
RETURN TIME Approximately 13:30 PM
WEAR Comfortable clothing
English speaking guide Lunch
Other drinks

Tipping for guide

Personal expense



Please note this is only a request for tour availability, it is not a confirmed booking.

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    Hanoi Food tour