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Top authentic Italian restaurants in the heart of Hanoi

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Italian cuisine wins the hearts of the majority, which can be mentioned very familiar dishes such as pizza, pasta (also known as 'spaghetti'). The influence of these dishes is easily seen in many restaurants right in the heart of the Capital.


Located in Tay Ho district, Cugini Restaurant is a villa with luxurious space, full of nostalgia of Italy. This is a great choice for weekend family gatherings. You can relax in the beautiful garden or gather near the wood-burning fireplace in the house on cold winter days.

Cugini's extensive menu was designed by chef Nico Ceccomoro. Still pizza, pasta, panini sandwiches but presented with pure Italian spirit and more refined presentation. The restaurant focuses on the freshness of ingredients to create the best quality dishes for customers.

  • Price: $$$ - $$$$
  • Space: Indoor & Outdoor
  • Address: 67 To Ngoc Van, Tay Ho District, Hanoi
  • Open hours: 17:00 – 22:00 (daily) & 11:00 – 14:30 (on Saturdays & Sun)
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cugini.tongocvan/

Airy Italian space with many exquisite dishes


With the modern breath of Milan, Dragoncello aims to create the most relaxing experience for all diners at the restaurant. Beautiful location with 2nd floor design surrounded by glass windows, for every dining table has a very chill lake view. This is the ideal destination for lunches with a group of friends.

Coming to Dragoncello, you must definitely try the slow-cooked risotto rice with veal. This is a specialty of Milan that not all Italian restaurants can guarantee proper cooking.

  • Price: $$$
  • Space: Indoor
  • Address: 201 Ve Ho, Tay Ho District, Hanoi
  • Open hours: 11:00 – 23:00
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dragoncellohanoi/

Dragoncello introduces modern Milanese cuisine

La Fiorentina

Not only serving food from the freshest ingredients, La Fiorentina also wants to create excitement for diners when dining at the restaurant with 5 * hotel standard service. The menu is diverse, satisfying the most demanding diners. You can completely ask the chef to adjust the ingredients of the dish as you like, such as adding a little parmesan cheese and reducing the noodles in the pasta to suit the taste.

The cozy space of the restaurant is an ideal rendezvous for young couples or families. La Fiorentina also wants to engage with customers by organizing workshops on how to make handmade pizza for children.

  • Price: $$$
  • Space: Indoor & Outdoor
  • Address: 20 Dang Thai Mai, Tay Ho District, Hanoi
  • Open hours: 11:00 – 14:00 & 18:00 – 22:00
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lafiorentina.vn/

La Fiorentina connects authentic Italian cuisine to all diners

Casa Italia

Located on the premises of the Italian Embassy, Casa Italia welcomes all diners in a large garden space with many typical Italian dishes. Coming to the restaurant, you can easily feel the abundant energy from the Italian symbols displayed on the premises such as Maserati super luxury car, luxurious vintage Vespa motorcycles, and many inspiring pictures of this beautiful country.

The dishes at Casa Italia are familiar dishes in family meals in Italy. With 25 years of experience serving at embassies, chef Piero Palmigiani promises to bring authentic Italian flavors to Ha Thanh diners.

  • Price: $$-$$$
  • Space: Indoor & Outdoor
  • Address: 18 Le Phung Hieu, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
  • Open hours: 09:00 – 21:00
  • Website: https://casaitalia18lph.business.site/

Casa Italia is located on the central road, right on the Embassy premises

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