Updated: 07 Mar 2022

Hanoi Street Food is one of the most popular tour you must try when visiting Vietnam. We provide a list  from small group tour to private tours. Moreover, special and unique food tours you can choose like vegan food tour, seafood tour or even abnormal tour such as snake experience..


Hanoi Street Food Tour Snapshot!

Travel is all about the street food these days, and why not? It's fresh, fast, cheap and a great way to crack into the local scene. Join this Hanoi tour to source the best street eats from markets, food carts, street cafes and other hard-to-find-but-totally-worth-the-effort secret spots.  

  • Highlights what we can experience during the tour.

    • Sample delicious Vietnamese cuisine just like the locals do — on the street.
    • Stroll through the hidden alleyways and bustling markets of Hanoi’s charming old quarter.
    • Learn more about Hanoi’s unique food culture and try local specialties.
    • Take in a spectacular view of Hoan Kiem lake from a secret café.
  • Street Food Tour Schedule details:

    • Duration: 3 hours or maybe longer. Many departures if you choose private tours, you should choose 11.00 AM or 05.00PM.
    • Language: From friendly english speaking guide to professional one ( with paying money tours)
    • Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, all food samples as per itinerary, and one Vietnamese coffee/drink. (Note: Free tour, you should politely cover the local guide's food cost and pay what you experience)
    • Exclusions: Items of a personal nature, additional food and drinks, tips / gratuities for local guide.
    • Meeting point: Usually pick up all of you if you stay in Old Quarter, Hoan Kiem Lake. If you stay outside, you can come and meet at meeting points: In the front of Hanoi St Josehp's Catheral - 40 Nha Chung Street. --> Map location HERE!
  • List of suggested tours you can choose.

1. Free Hanoi Street Food Tours: You can contact: Hanoi Kids or Hanoi Free Tours to contact a local guide, here is the link you can do.

HanoiKids: This volunteer organisation partners visitors with Hanoi teens and young adults wishing to improve their English-language        skills. Contact for FREE Hanoi Street Food Tour. ---> Link Tour.

Hanoi Free Walking Tours, established in late of 2012, is known as a student – run organization based in Hanoi, Vietnam. Contact for         FREE Hanoi Street Food Tour --> Link Tour.

2. Small Group Hanoi Street Food Tour: Save money and make new friends from all over the world. However, you should contact the organizer food to make sure they are operating or not during the covid pandemic. 

You should choose this tour: They have been knowned as in Tripadvisor, airbnb and kayak.com - which operates sites in more than 70 countries and territories. Here is the link on Kayak.

If you want to book a private or group tour, you can contact directly email: localtoursvietnam@gmail.com or authentichanoihomestay@gmail.com to organise the best street food tour of Hanoi. Here is the DETAILs.

3. Private Hanoi Street Food Tour: You can choose the time to departure, just contact in advance to arrange. With private tours, you will have more time to know more and learn about the food secrets. You can choose what food you love to enjoy.

If you want to book a private or group tour, you can contact directly email: localtoursvietnam@gmail.com or authentichanoihomestay@gmail.com to organise the best street food tour of Hanoi. Here is the DETAILs.

4. Hanoi Vegan Food Tour: It is not popular in Hanoi, but you should try to see the different.

5. Hanoi Seafood Tasting and Walking Tour: If you dont have the time to visit Halong Bay, Cat Ba Island or Vietnam Beach Areas, you can choose this tour to experience the local seafood in Hanoi. Spend 3 hours and you be amazed by the best seafood cooking style. It is more expensive but it derseves your penny. For more details.

6. Le Mat Snake Village Tour: specializes in serving grass snake and cobra dishes such as soup with snake meat, snake tail with crispy lemongrass, deep-fried snake bones. You will be transferred to Le Mat Village - the biggest snake farm and sample a unique meal made from snakes. For more details.

7. Hanoi Street Food Tour on Motorbike: Take you outside of Old Quarter and show you the areas that most other travelers dont get to see. It is an unique feeling on the motorbike.  If you like to advise and go beyond the Old Quarter, take this tour --> Link Tour.