5 Best Nightlife In Hanoi – Must-try experience.

best nightlife in hanoi
Nightlife in Hanoi – From: Internet

Beside interesting Hanoi One Day Tour and being one of the most ancient capitals in the world, when it comes to nightlife, Hanoi certainly has a reputation. Hanoi Nightlife is definitely is the most boisterous, especially in the Old Quarter. When the sun goes down, there’s always awesome things to do. Let’s follow our footsteps and take a look at the top 5 best nightlife in Hanoi.

1. Strolling on the walking street.

The Walking Street is actually a 7km street that combines of 26 streets located around Hoan Kiem Lake. It only opens on the weekend, from Friday nights to Sunday nights.

Walking along the street will take you several hours because there are so many activities to join. You can stop by to join some Vietnamese traditional games, enjoy some street art performances or simply walk around and immerse in the atmosphere.

Hanoi walking street
Hanoi walking street – From: Internet

While going for a walk on walking street in the evening, why don’t you try some Best Hanoi Street Food in a Hanoi Food Tour to get energy for an exciting night?

2. Visting Ta Hien – Beer Street.

Ta Hien beer street - best nightlife in hanoi
Ta Hien beer street – From: Internet

Ta Hien Street is known as one of the best nightlife in Hanoi and the first street where the majority of foreign tourists set foot on when coming and before leaving Hanoi. Therefore, everyone is familiar to call Ta Hien Street with the name “Pho Tay”.

The common thing among beer restaurant in Ta Hien is its simple and street style. Everything is on street sides with plastic chairs used for both seat and table. The customers can order a mug of beer and sit for hours without being interrupted. Let’s do your own drink with an interesting Hanoi cooking class.

The simple and street style at Ta Hien street - Best nightlife in hanoi
The simple and street style at Ta Hien street – From: Internet

There are lots kinds of beer for you to choose, including draught beer, bottled beer, cask ale or black beer. The snack foods to serve with the beer are also diverse, from traditional ones such as nem Phung, fried nem, boiled peanut to Western ones such as fried chip, cheese stick,… with the prices are generally cheap.

3. Enjoying bars and clubs in Hanoi nightlife.

1900 Le Theatre Club – One of the best nightlife club in Hanoi.

1900 le théâtre club - best nightlife in hanoi
1900 Le Théâtre club – From: Internet

Located in Ta Hien street – the center of Hanoi nightlife, it gets crowded every day in the week by both Vietnamese young and foreigners. The main point of focus is the modern stage where DJs play commercial songs (EDM or Hip Hop) and live bands perform mostly Vietnamese pop songs.

The entrance is free on most night except if there is a special event that you will have to pay about VND 100,000 – 250,000
Open hour: 9:00 pm – 1:00 am
Address: No. 8 Ta Hien, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi

The Opera Night Club

The Opera Night Club - Best nightlife in Hanoi
The Opera Night Club – From: Internet

It’s the latest arrival on Hanoi’s nightclub circuit. The DJ belts out a playlist of solid EDM. Pricing is higher than local bars but reasonable for a proper club.
Open hour: 9:00 pm – 2:00 am
Address: No. 18 Luong Ngoc Quyen Street, Hang Buom, Hanoi

Binh Minh Jazz ClubThe best place to catch live Jazz in Hanoi nightlife

It was established in 1998 by pioneering Vietnamese Jazz artist Quyen Van Minh. There is a full bar, food menu with the high-quality performance featuring father-and-son team Minh & Dac and other locals/international Jazz acts. Exuding an intimate yet welcoming ambiance, they offer minimal décor, warm lighting, cozy seats and good service. After visiting Hanoi day tour, coming here to listen to music is a really right choice.

Binh Minh Jazz Club
Binh Minh Jazz Club – From: Internet

Live Jazz every night from 9:00 pm to 11:30 pm
Address: No. 1 Trang Tien, Phan Chu Trinh, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi (walk down the lane between the Opera House & Highlands’ Coffee)
Opening hour: 08:00 – 24:00

In addition, you can find other best nightlife in Hanoi rated by Tripsadvisor.

4. Enjoying the “Pho Ganh” of ancient Hanoi.

The “Pho Ganh” is located at the corner of Hang Chieu – Hang Duong crossroads so many years “warm up” so many diners in the middle of Hanoi night. Especially, it is only sold from 3:30 am to 6:00 am. It was made by the special homemade recipe from Ms. Thoa.

Pho Ganh Ms. Thoa
Pho Ganh Ms. Thoa – From: Internet

The person who goes back late or goes to work early to eat a plate of compliments that is so rich in water, the chewy rice noodles add beef, the soft wine sauce dissolves in the mouth. Certainly, you shouldn’t miss this experience – best nightlife in Hanoi.

Moreover, getting to Hanoi, it is not completed if not try 5 delicious noodle restaurants for your tasty meal that we really recommend for you.

5. Watching the sun rise over Long Bien Bridge.

Maybe you’ve ever walked on an iron bridge built from the French colonial era with this old Western European architecture thousands of times but without the existence of a super beautiful dawn from the bridge.

Sun rise over Long Bien bridge
Sun rise over Long Bien bridge – From: Internet

Within a few moments, from a red dot, the sun rose out of the cloud, illuminating the very first gentle rays of the day into the old iron bridge that made the scene miraculously.

Hopefully, with 5 best nightlife in Hanoi, you will have a closer look and get the best memories when traveling Vietnam.


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