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Don's Bistro

) #189 of 1,928 Restaurants in Hanoi €€€€ European, , International
No 16, Quang An Road, Tay Ho, Hanoi, Vietnam
+84 4 3719 3719
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“oysters” (25 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
European, Canadian, International, Asian, Vietnamese, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
No 16, Quang An Road, Tay Ho, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had an awesome lunch at the Don's Bristo today! Beautiful view, attentive service and of course great food. We tried burger, steak sandwich and salmon. They look like art pieces and taste super. There is a Summer lunch promotion: main course, 2 drinks, dessert...More

Thank SeLiNa141
Reviewed 1 week ago

When returning to a restaurant after some time has passed you wonder: ”is the food still as good?” or ”has it changed”?, ”new owner?”, ”new chef?”. Going back to Don’s Bistro in Hanoi today, I can assure you that it is as great as ever....More

Thank Haakan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dons is a nice looking place but I didn't really enjoy my food They have a very varied menu, perhaps too varied offering "fine dining" dishes as well pizzas / burgers etc The atmosphere suggests a quite upmarket place and there is nice views but...More

Thank Macattack76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice view over lake Ho Tay. Good food, very good food. Cozy. Perfect live music. Services are okay. From old Centro to Don's is 15 min by taxi. Make a reservation to make sure you can sit outside on the roof

Thank Marcellino1966
Reviewed 2 May 2017

i had a lunch with my dad at Don's.I was really impressed by the tasty food here,the space was great with music..This place also suitable for young foreingers who like gathering friends at night.

Thank Thuylinh1701
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I come back to Dons this time with my friend. This time everything is perfect. 600gr rib eye is one of the best meal I have in Ha Noi.

Thank Cường L
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My husband and I wound up a 4-month backpacking trip through SE Asia (and 5 weeks in Vietnam) by treating ourselves to a lunch at Don's Bistro. We had heard such good things about Don's and decided to incorporate a bike ride around West Lake...More

Thank madtraveller11
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Just a short cab ride from the Old Quarter, this bistro in West Lake District is worth the visit The food and drinks are great value and very good The Canadian owner has done a great job in presenting Vietnamese food with Western food as...More

Thank Qadishadoc
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I went there with my friend last month, we had 600gr of Steaks. It was great. I haven't tried anything else yet. The view is excellent, and the service is very good.

Thank Hieu P
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I returned to Hanoi earlier this month and within hours of arriving, I made my way to Don’s. Why? Well, for one, this first-rate bistro is difficult to beat in terms of quality and variety. Everything, from ‘Berger’ and fries and pizzas to the stupendous...More

2  Thank 844GeoffM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No 16, Quang An Road, Tay Ho, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 4 3719 3719
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Awarded The Best Restaurant in Vietnam and number 47 of The 50 Best Restaurants in Asia by Diners Club and San Pellegrino, it is a Iconic dining and entertainment destination with a faithful local and international clientele so reservations are recommended. Prices range from mid to high but are great value for the exceptional level of quality. On West Lake (Tay Ho) with beautiful views, fresh breezes, don's Bistro is a comfortable and welcoming fusion of western and Asian décor and flavors featuring a classic yet contemporary International menu of comfort and fine dining dishes from jet fresh oysters to wood fired gourmet pizzas, prime wood grilled meats, Foie Gras, pasta & risottos, delicious Asian choices, vivacious cocktails & a passion for wines, Cuban cigars, and stunning art works. For reservation please advise if you prefer Al Fresco Terrace seating, Smoking or non smoking air con dining rooms or the roof top open air covered Oyster Bar with nightly live music (drinks only or dining ok).
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