where: Tây Hồ (178b Xuan Dieu)

price range: 60k+ VND

hours: 10:00AM-11:30PM Sat-Thurs, 1:30PM-11:30PM Fri

setting: Egyptian restaurant with personality

group friendly: yes

takeaway: takeaway and delivery available (

stand-out dish: falafel wrap

hot tip: everything served is halal, thus no alcohol is available on site

Al Sultan's charming owners are committed to serving authentic Egyptian cuisine to Hanoi. The main dishes are expensive, but have devoted fans among those who are missing the flavors of home. Stick to the wraps for an affordable and delicious meal.

verdict: Consistently good and always friendly, this spot is a definite yes.