• Top 7 restaurants for to try Cha Ca in Hanoi
  • Top 7 restaurants for to try Cha Ca in Hanoi

  • on Dec 2, 2018       By: LucyH
  • Cha Ca, also known as Vietnamese Traditional grilled fish, has been always a pride of Vietnamese cuisines. Like in other Vietnamese gastronomies, people can expect a dynamic flavor coming from the way all the ingredients combine with each other. Here's the list of the top Cha Ca restaurants in Hanoi where you can find the best Cha Ca in town.


    1. Cha Ca Vong Ngu restaurant

    Address: Vong Ngu Cha Ca Restaurant 29 Nguyen Chi Thanh - Hanoi
    Price: From 100,000 VND ($4.27) / portion
    Opening hours: 08:30 to 14:00 and 16:30 to 21:30

    Although appearing quite late in comparison with other Cha Ca restaurants, Cha Ca Vong Ngu 29 Nguyen Chi Thanh does not disappoint its customers at all.
    The unique point of Cha Vong Ngu Fish lays in the difference in the way they prepare the fish, especially in the dish Ca lang bop thau (made from hemibagrus fish, a relative of catfish).
    Cha Ca here is made from the best part of hemibagrus fish, mixed with sweet sour sauce and traditional spices to create a special flavor of the dish.
    Fish dishes are special "exclusive" of Vong Ngu.


    2. Cha Ca Thang Long

    Address: No. 21 Duong Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
    Price: 125,000 VND ($5.34) / portion
    Opening hours: 8am - 11pm
    Cha Ca here are made from hemibagrus and sea bass by cutting them in square pieces with the thick skin outside. When it’s fried, the color is not dark brown, not pale, the fish is soft but not dry.


    3. Cha Ca Lao Ngu

    Address: 171 Thai Ha, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
    Price: 125,000 VND / item
    Opening hours: From 9am - 10pm

    Cha Ca Lao Ngu has a little space but a very cozy feeling. In the cold winter of Hanoi, there is nothing better than sitting by the frying pan of hot Cha Ca, picking a little vermicelli, a piece of fish, some noodles, a little sauce then enjoy the combination of all flavors at once. That’s definitely a must-try experience for your time in Hanoi.


    4. Cha Ca An Ngu

    Address: 100 Hai Ba Trung, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
    Price: 30,000 VND - 300,000 VND
    Opening hours: 11am - 10pm

    Cha Ca is a famous dish in Hanoi and An Ngu is an unmissable stop for Cha Ca lovers. Cha Ca here is very marinated, well-soaked that brings the flavor you can find nowhere else.


    5. Cha Ca Co Ngu

    Address: 97 Nguyen Huu Tho, Hoang Mai District, Hanoi
    Price: 70,000 VND - 200,000 VND
    Opening hours: 10am - 10:30 pm

    The first impression is that the restaurant is spacious, beautiful, the interior is not too luxury but elegant showing the owner’s thoughtfulness and consideration.
    Cha Ca Co Ngu has been established for more than 20 years.


    6. Cha Ca Ha Thanh

    Address: No. 20 Nguyen Van Huyen Street, Cau Giay District, Hanoi
    Price: 125,000 VND / item
    Opening hours: 9am - 11pm

    Cha Ca Ha Thanh is a finickydish right from the selection of ingredients. The fish here is made from hemibagrus because of its lean meat, less bones, back buildup, greasy and saturated with fried gold. Delicious pieces of fish served with peanuts, noodles, vegetables …


    7. Cha Ca Thang Long

    Address: T3 L1 07C, Times City, 458 Minh Khai, Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi
    Price: 50,000 VND - 600,000 VND
    Opening hours: 10am - 10pm

    Located in Time City, right on the 1st floor, T3 you will see Cha Ca Thang Long. The place is spacious and clean. The cost for each person is about 200,000 VND for a quite luxurious meal. Fish meat is fresh, tasty, the  flavor is strong, not too salty, served with herbs especially fennel and onions


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