Pho Co Cafe: "A wonderful view on Ho Hoan Kiem" Top 5 Page for this destination Hanoi Restaurant Tip by King_Golo

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  View from Pho Co Cafe
by King_Golo

If you manage to find the entrance, Pho Co Cafe will provide you with the best view over Hoan Kiem Lake. Located at the big junction at Hoan Kiem's top end, it is a good stop after a walk through the old town or a stroll around the lake. However, finding the entrance is a little tricky. Here's the description: Find Hang Gai street on your map and look for number 11 on the left side (one of the first buildings). Enter the souvenir store, but don't buy anything (you want food, not souvenirs - don't you?), pass through until you reach a shady backyard. This is where you have to order. I'd propose ordering a fresh orange juice... Then climb up the stairs until you're on the highest roof terrace. Have a seat and enjoy life!

Favorite Dish: I spent one afternoon drinking 5 fresh orange juices in a row... If you want to eat, try their soups.

Address: 11, Hang Gai
Price Comparison: about average
Directions: see above
Price: less than US$10
Rating: 5
Theme: Local

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jun 12, 2014
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