Hanoi is not only famous for its beautiful sceneries, but also for variety of delicious street foods. There are 7 recommended Hanoi street foods you must try when come here.
1. Snail vermicelli
It is one of the most popular street foods of the locals
Snail vermicelli is said to be the dish that should not be ignored when you come to visit Hanoi. a set of this food includes vermicelli, snail, tofu, beef, crab and a plate of fresh herbs. The broth includes tomato, rice vinegar and chilli. You can enjoy this food in many places but one of the best addresses is at 13 Hoe Nhai. The vermicelli here is spicier but still savoury.
2. Hue Beef Vermicelli
One of the best popular vermicelli in Hanoi is Hue beef vermicelli which is originated from Hue Ancient Capital. The Hanoians are also interested in this food. A bowl of this dish includes rice vermicelli, pork leg, meat and pork blood together with the broth of spicy, sweet and sour. The dress for good bowl of vermicelli is Quang Trung Street.
The foods are roasted with charcoal, which makes them more delicious
The area for barbecue looks like a small agricultural products market where tourists need a little plastic basket and a clamp to choose the food you want. After that, they will have their own stove to bake the food by themselves. A common address for barbecue is Quan Su Street vith different type of ribs, meats and vegetables.
4. Banh xeo
One of the most popular Hanoi street foods is Banh Xeo. Banh Xeo is small, filled with shrimp, bean sprout and served with some kinds of herbs, cucumber, green mango and sauce with papaya. Banh Xeo xeo is presented with a pair of scissor so you can cut it into small pieces before enjoying. In almost every address, this food is served with Nem Lui. A famous street for this food is Doi Can.
5. Pillow cake
Pillow cake is more delicious while it is still hot
One of the most famous destinations for Pillow cake in Hanoi is Ly Quoc Su Street and Nha Tho Street. The cake is made in the shape of a pillow filled with meat, mushroom, vermicelli and other ingredients. Tourists can have some other foods in these shops like nem or fried rice cake.
6. Noodle with roasted chicken
Customers can choose normal chicken or black chicken. Chicken is marinated in an empty coca or beer bottle with different types of herbs. It then is heated in a cooker of water so that it’s more savoury when water boils, noodle is put in after that. You can enjoy this food at No 29 Tong Duy Tan.
Hanoi has long been famous for different types of compote in which are made from various ingredients including coconut water, fruits, beans, corn, cassava powder and so on. At the end of the day, it would be really interesting to visit Dao Duy Tu Street to enjoy many kinds of compote here or sip a cup of lemon tea and a plate of sunflower seeds.
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