Hanoi is now one of the most popular destinations in South East Asia for New Years Eve celebrations as well Lunar New Year festival. Taking place same time with Chinese New Year, Lunar New Year is called Tet (or Tet Nguyen Dan) in Vietnam. Staying in Hanoi on the largest festival of the year, tourists can enjoy the countdown NYE parties at bars and restaurants. These will be great experiences for welcoming New Year 2017. Visitors can indulge in French, Spanish or Italian foods at one of Hanoi’s many European eateries. Some of these interesting dining places are listed below.
Au Delice Restaurant
The Au Delice Restaurant is located at 2B Ngo Thi Nham street, Hoan Kiem District. This classic and charming French restaurant also offers a catering shop with fresh meats, cheeses, cold cuts and wine.
Le Beaulieu Brasserie
The restaurant is at 15 Ngo Quyen Street, Hoan Kiem District. In operation since 1901, Le Beaulieu Brasserie is a five-star brasserie situated in site the legendary hotel of Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi. In its classic French and Indochina setting, Le Beaulieu offers a celebrated Sunday brunch and one of the best wine cellars in Hanoi city.
La Salsa Restaurant
La Salsa is a tapas bar and restaurant that has been a favorite of local and expats since 1999. The menu is a mixture of Spanish tapas and classic French fare. The restaurant is at 25 Nha Tho street in Hoan Kiem District and another is at 53 Xuan Dieu Street in Tay Ho district.
La Verticale Restaurant
La Verticale Restaurant serves creative French/Vietnamese fusion cuisine by Chef Didier Corlou, one of Vietnam’s best known and most highly regarded chefs. Dishes such as grilled duck foie gras with lemongrass and spring rolls with truffles are serves in a warm and welcoming space. The restaurant is at 19 Ngo Van So in Hoan Kiem District.
Pepperonis Restaurant has been serving pizza, pasta and other Western fare in a casual environment since 1997. With several locations around the country, Pepperonis is a favorite of expats across Vietnam. It is part of Al Fresco’s group of restaurant. The restaurant is at 13 Huynh Thuc Khang street in Dong Da district and one is at 15 Nguyen Du, Hai Ba Trung district.
Enjoy your 2017 New Years Eve and Lunar New Year parties at Vietnam’s Hanoi bars and restaurants!