Recently, Hanoi has gained prominence in the global tourism map with three out of Vietnam’s initial four Michelin restaurants located in the capital. Last June, Hibana by Koki Restaurant in Capella Hotel, Tam Vi Restaurant and Gia Restaurant had the first time granted a one-star rating by the Michelin Guide.

Best Culinary City in Asia

Night food stalls in Hanoi Old Quarter

The World culinary Awards with the World Travel Awards established in 1993 to recognize outstanding achievements in the travel and tourism sector. It is often considered the “Oscars of the travel industry”.

Bangkok has received an award recognised as Asia's best culinary city. In a recognition earlier this year, Hanoi won a spot among the top 20 culinary destinations for 2023 by vote from TripAdvisor readers

Key dishes that have played a significant role in shaping Hanoi cuisine's renown include buncha (char-grilled pork with rice noodles), cha ca (fried catfish), and egg coffee.

Bun cha Hanoi

Bun cha - a special food in Hanoi

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