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Nguyen Van Duc Snake Restaurant

#1,314 of 1,956 Restaurants in Hanoi}
€€ - €€€Asian, Vietnamese
No.4 Alley 82 Le Mat Street, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“rice wine” (5 reviews)
“cobra” (14 reviews)
“blood” (12 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese
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No.4 Alley 82 Le Mat Street, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2017

we went Nguyen Van Duc restaurant and had cobra 150usd. However, the taste of the snake meat was not our snake. We complained to them the cobra was not fresh but they did not care! never come back.

Thank marinetuner
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We just wandered here on our own a little after lunch time as the last of the customers were leaving and staff had already started cleaning yet they were ready to serve us. There was a lone English speaking staff who explained the process. We...More

Thank worldiscoverer
Reviewed 6 February 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. We asked about some of the others and we were told this is where the locals go. Our hotel arranged for a taxi. It cost about $120k dong from old quarter. It was dark when we arrived and...More

Thank m5clt
Reviewed 18 January 2016

I came here to eat snake with my friends.This is a nice restaurant but poor service, the waiters didn't care about me so i have to waited for long time because they take care the Vietnames customers only. I really hate that!

2  Thank jacson d
Reviewed 22 December 2015

The location is far from the center of the city, but its worth the trip for this authentic experience. In spite of the few negative reviews inaccuratly dismissing this as a touristy place, this is a truly northern Vietnamese experience. Our table was a mix...More

1  Thank Amiad H
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Luc and Vietnam country tour go eat snake Kill the snake and eat snake ten Plate. Very good sensation you drink blond. You drink stomac your eat hart.

Thank J-luc G
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This is not a restaurant for the faint of heart. You choose a snake, either a bamboo snake or a cobra. A cobra costs about a million VND (£17). The snake is butchered in front of you and the still-beating heart is put into a...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Once time for ever! I'm working in Eden Hotel Hanoi - 22 Đoan Tran Nghiep - Hai Ba Trung - Hanoi. Our customers asked me, where they could eat snake so i have recommendation from our hotel friends ( Nguyen Van Duc Snake Restaurant), then...More

3  Thank Tonnymixxa
Reviewed 9 February 2015

First i went to this restaurant with friends, vietnamese friends, so we had a real vietnamese 10 snake dishes, the sanke was about 2.5 kg, a big one tasty, we ate good food and a lot of vodka and beers may be it helped to...More

Thank monsieurChu
Reviewed 8 January 2015

This was by far the most weird food experience i've ever had, This restaurant is hidden between the narrow streets of the snake village Hanoi, it is a fancy place and not an underground thing "as we have taught" you get to chose your snake,...More

Thank vins1000
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.4 Alley 82 Le Mat Street, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
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