Hanoi ranks top among greatest cities for food: Telegraph

Hanoi was placed the first in the list of the world’s 16 greatest cities for food selected by the US’s Telegraph.


(The photo Anthony Bourdain posts on Twitter depicts he and Obama having “bun cha” in Hanoi )

On May, 24th 2016, Telegraph of UK ranked the most attractive gastronomic cities in the world in the list of 16 cities listed such as Tokyo (Japan), London (the UK), Jaipur (India), New York (the US), etc..

“If it is good enough for Barack Obama. The US president was spotted enjoying $6 noodles with anthony Bourdain in Vietnamese capital on Monday. Clearly he is well aware of the cty’s culinary prowess”  according to the paper.

The Telegraph also advises some local dishes such as “hu tieu”. A bowl of hu tieu noodle soup serving with a sweet and sour soup, pork and fish sauce could be a smart choice for Good morning Hanoi.


Banh mi  – Vietnamese sandwich , a baguette filled with pate, cucumber, herbs, crispy onion and chili might bring to the visitors a surprised taste.


Com tam – broken rice with grilled pork, pork skin, egg and fish sauce is favorite lunch and dinner for local people.

tải xuống

When you travel to the second biggest exported COFFEE country – Vietnam, a cup of egg coffee could be a perfect finish of a meal.



What should they eat in Vietnam have never a matter for travellers visiting Hanoi. There will be hundreds of restaurants and street vendors being waiting and willing to serve all the time 24 hours/ 7 days per week. All the thing that you should do is just walking on the street and observe in two sides of the street.