We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


€€ - €€€
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
51 Ly Thuong Kiet, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 168 673 1992
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

318 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 237: English reviews
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
1,495 reviews
890 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 614 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is located near Hoa Lo Prison. this is a old colonial house now converted into a cafe. this place is on high end. prices are a bit steep. nice ambiance and staff are well trained. they have outdoor sitting.

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Visited this establishment in October, we were the only four in the restaurant! Took an hour to receive food and then after received drinks, also did not have half of the sand which options on the menu, won't be visiting again

Thank WilliamDixon
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
411 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We came for a dessert after a light dinner. The ice cream parlour itself looks like a plush Western style establishment, with prices to match! That said, they had a fabulous selection of ice cream cups and desserts, and the ones we tried were delicious and beautifully presented - but the actual dessert size was smaller than it looked on... More 

Thank ullabee
Scotland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
253 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Prices are high for Vietnam around 100k VND average for most items and the ice cream is just okay. I can't deny that the presentation looks great. They look even more tempting/better/bigger on the menu. I wouldn't go out of your way to visit this place though and yet to find a great ice cream place in Hanoi having tried... More 

Thank msg84
New York
Level Contributor
32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Fanny Ice Cream was difficult to find, and several printed maps, plus a guidebook, plus some people in a tourist information booth, indicated that it was near Hoan Kiem Lake. I don't know if or when it moved, but eventually, we asked a doorman at Apricot Hotel, who pointed us in the right direction, though the ice cream shop is... More 

Thank nymira
Dusseldorf, Germany
Level Contributor
39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Came here for dessert- it was awesome. Be warned that the offered desserts (aside from scoops of ice cream) are very decadent, so don't come on a full stomach! Fun menu with lots of options to fit everyone.

Thank meganm0rris
Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Like almost every tourist in Hanoi with children, I looked for ''best ice cream in Hanoi'' and Fanny came at the top. The ice-cream menu is quite impressive (we took pictures of it!), but the prices are so expensive that it is not the place you will want to return often. Great and unusual ice-cream combinations. However, the waiters are... More 

Thank D_et_S_en_voyage
Hue, Vietnam
Level Contributor
21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Hello We went to this place on Sunday evening. We thought the place was closed because no lights outside. There was few Viet families with kids and we ordered sherbets. There are as usual excellent. For French readers the sherbets are same tasty as Bertillon sherbets. There are pricey because real fruits are here and no preservatives and on top... More 

Thank Quan293918
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We had fundo plate with fruit, waffels, chocolate fondu and lots of assorted icecream balls. The quality of the ice cream is above avarage in Hanoi

Thank rraz1996
Hanoi, Vietnam
Level Contributor
76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Ice cream was great but not fruits I think you should order ice cream (different kinds of ice cream like mixed or set; combo) but not anything with fruits. Because I feel like they're not fresh at all. Staffs are ok, some friendly some not. Overall, this is just a place for ice-cream that's all, drinks are just so so!


Travellers who viewed Fanny also viewed

Hanoi, Vietnam

Been to Fanny? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$40
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Ly Thuong Kiet, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 168 673 1992
Not far from the previous Fanny ice cream parlor near Hoan Kiem Lake, new Fanny ice cream parlor located at 51 Ly Thuong Kiet, Hoan Kiem District (at the corner of Ly Thuong Kiet and Quang Trung Street) is more spacious with 2 indoor elegant levels and a wide outdoor sitting space. New Fanny ice cream parlor with nice and delicious French ice cream combine with professional staffs will bring to customers the best experience ever.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fanny staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?