where: Hoàn Kiếm (84 Trần Quốc Toản)
price range: 120k VND
setting: neighborhood spot
group friendly: yes
takeaway: delivery available on now.vn
stand-out dish: the classic chả cá
hot tip: hotpot servings are large
A meal at Chả Cá Phan 84 is a feast for the sense. The owners of this family-run joint are more than happy to show you the way when it comes to cooking and preparing your chả cá. This hotpot cooks up fast, so bring along a group and keep topping off the dill. Order a few beers and be prepared to leave very full and totally satisfied.
verdict: An easy, flavorful hotpot is always a good idea. This one is defintely a yes.