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Orchid Cooking Class & Restaurant

25 Hang Bac street | Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 844, Vietnam
+84 91 435 19 85
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spring rolls” (93 reviews)
“pho” (65 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 10:30 pm Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Hang Bac street | Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 844, Vietnam
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I have been to 3 cooking classes in Hanoi and this one blue the others out of the water! It is not cheap (around $55 per person) but it is totally worth it. You start by having a welcome drink, then you get an individual...More

1  Thank suzecollings
Reviewed 20 January 2018

The class was really enjoyable and interactive. We were all involved in prepping the ingredients for Pho Bo, Bun Cha, Hanoi spring rolls and banana flower salad which were SOO TASTY. You do spend a good deal of time at the markets buying ingredients, which...More

1  Thank Eimear D
Reviewed 8 January 2018

My mother and I booked the "Pho" menu. We were not expecting such a complete course, with so many explanations and high-quality service and cooking tips! The chef, Hung is really professional and passionate about his work, the commis-chef, Hero and staff were all very...More

1  Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We were recommended this restaurant by the receptionist at the Conifer Hotel and we weren't disappointed. Nothing more to add to the excellent food reviews from the previous reviews. One star was deducted because the toilet wasn't at all clean but that seemed to be...More

1  Thank Snaics
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Am writing this review while eating, thats how good it is! Had papaya salad and chicken pho, perfection. Staff is super helpful and friendly. Great location

1  Thank Julie S
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I cannot recommend this class and Chef Hung enough! It was excellent from start to finish! We took a cyclo to the local food market, where we purchased some ingredients for our dishes. Chef Hung went above and beyond to give us a perfect introduction...More

Thank Aoife K
Reviewed 25 November 2017

visited this place on reading reviews and we weren't disappointed.great food,good service!!do not miss this place.wish i had more time on hand to attend the cooking class.

2  Thank jaakamat
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Went for dinner on the recommendation of our hotel. We had the fresh Vietnamese rolls and pancakes for starters and the tamarind duck and fish in banana leaves for mains, accompanied by a lovely bottle of Delat white wine. The food was all very good...More

2  Thank Helen R
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I doubt if we could have found this small great first floor restaurant without Kenny, our EASIA Rep but is in central old town on "silver street". Food was excellent and well presented but they were not shrimps - they were king prawns! Staff were...More

1  Thank Hilary T
Reviewed 3 November 2017

A local guide suggested we try The Orchid for dinner. It's located in old town and not far from our hotel. We were seated promptly. The waitstaff understood enough English that we didn't have issues with questions. The food was good and fresh. It was...More

1  Thank Jen78703
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Amanda S
22 February 2017|
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Response from Charles C | Reviewed this property |
There are several different menu choices for the cooking class, and the cost is around $50USD per person or a little more. Chef Tien is a wonderful chef and teacher and a great guy. You can sign up for the class online at... More
2 September 2016|
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Response from SAHM88 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I don't know what time their dinner starts. They were open when we arrived at around 7pm.
30 March 2016|
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Response from Ian M | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, yes we did - we got all 6 recipes for the evening we attended.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Hang Bac street | Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 844, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Hanoi
  • Phone Number: +84 91 435 19 85
  • E-mail
Welcome to Orchid Restaurant Hanoi. Our aim is very simple – to provide the very best and most authentic Vietnamese food in old quarter.To do this we use only the freshest ingredients, prepared and served by our highly skilled chefs and friendly staffs.Further more, we are providing some daily cooking classes "Interesting and enjoyable hours"
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