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Cafe Hanoi

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Galway St & Commerce St | Conrner Galway Street & Commerce Street, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-302 3478
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun 17:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited on a Sunday night with family for a goodbye meal. Menu choices good & food arrived quickly after ordering. Went down hill from there. Service was very rushed. Unfinished meals & plates taken away with out asking. Wine poured too fast. Obviously wanted to get us out of the door & close up early. Very rude. On leaving one... More 

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Thank karend89
Logan H, Manager at Cafe Hanoi, responded to this review

Hi Karen, I’m sorry to hear you felt rushed during your time with us on Sunday evening. I have spoken to staff to ensure that they maintain good communication with each other, particularly so that guests are not over-served during times that the restaurant is quiet, as I understand how this may have made you feel. We have also re-highlighted... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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122 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is amazing. Get through those low key red doors and enter one of the best restaurants in Auckland. Their take on Vietnamese is simple stunning. Great value for money and the staff are awesome. Word is that front of house staff have six weeks training before they are let loose on customers. This food - check out my... More 

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Thank thatraynerlad
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Planned on a quick bite but the food was so good we kept ordering, fresh spring rollls, duck, Asian greens and pancake. All perfect and would order every dish again. Atmosphere and fit out are both outstanding. If there was any negative it would be there where to many waitstaff on so disturbed more than necessary. Otherwise perfect

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After trying to decide where to dine on a trip to Auckland we narrowed it down to google Thai inspired food with the help of trip advisor. Love the buzz and ambience of this busy restaurant on a Thursday night. Got a table straight away. Waitress helped us order as first time visitors and checked on us regularly with genuine... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a Saturday night after arriving from Sydney. The place was packed. Hostess was very accommodating and gave us a call when our table was ready (about 25 minutes). Lots of locals in the place and we chatted up the table next to us. They gave us some other great recommendations for the city. The food was fabulous. We... More 

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Thank JeffandAJ
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here with a group of people and let the staff choose a range of dishes for us to share. The starters where amazing, the prawns were fantastic but the Poerk Wontons with chilled Spinner Crab and Bisque was to die for - if you like seafood you MUST try these!!

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came with my husband and a local friend - atmosphere was great, service friendly and food delicious. Would definitely recommend

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Wellington, New Zealand
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cafe was recommended to me - I was glad that I acted on that recommendation. Delicious food! The cafe was incredibly busy: a testiment to the food and service.

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Thank Lynley H
Cairns
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a very busy night, we didn't have a booking so they sat us at the bar in front of the kitchen. It was the best seat in the house and was such a great experience watching the chefs so busy at work. This is such a great place to dine and have a good time.

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raglan
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96 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is now my new go too when I am on Auckland city Amazing food fresh clean flavours with top quay service We have been here twice now and we love the vibe the friendly staff and relaxed dining The pancake was awesome as was the black fish with ramen noodles also the wok seated squid was really good We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galway St & Commerce St | Conrner Galway Street & Commerce Street, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-302 3478
Description
Cafe Hanoi is a modern vietnamese eatery in the bustling Britomart precinct. Our dishes are inspired by the street food of Hanoi.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?