Top 10 Street Drinks in Hanoi

Hanoi isn't solely well-known for avenue meals but in addition for cool and wholesome avenue drinks.

1. Egg Coffee
 Egg Coffee in Hanoi

Egg coffee (cà phê trứng) is a novel drink of Vietnam which is historically made with egg yolks, sugar, condensed milk and occasional. The drink is made by beating egg yolks with sugar to warmth and occasional.

2. Bia Hoi ( Beers)

Bia hoi is contemporary brewed beer tapped from barrels. Bia hoi is so low cost with an enormous glass prices 5000-8000 VND (lower than half of $) so it's no shock that Bia hoi may be very well-liked all through Vietnam. It's largely served at road bars the place prospects sit on small plastic chairs on the sidewalk.

Bia Hoi isn't the place to go to for those who’re on the lookout for a cushty chair. Sit out on the street on tiny plastic stools proper subsequent to the locals, chat to the staff and grow to be a part of the road. That is a straightforward method to really feel immersed on the street tradition of Hanoi. You’ll by no means know for those who by no means attempt!


A fruit smoothie is made with only a few teaspoons of condensed milk, coconut milk, crushed ice and contemporary fruits. The smoothies have many sorts together with custard apple, sugar apple, avocado, jackfruit, watermelon, strawberry, passionfruit, dragonfruit, lychee, mango and banana.

4. Kem Dừa (coconut ice-cream)

This ice-cream is saved in an enormous coconut with copra and contemporary shredded coconut with dried fruits sprinkled on the floor. Coconut ice-cream is aromatic, cool, blended with the freshness of coconut, supplying you with a model new refreshing expertise. Coconut ice-cream isn't very low cost. It's about 30.000 - 50.000 VND (lower than 2 USD).

5. Kem Tràng Tiền (Trang Tien Ice-cream)

Trang Tien Ice-cream or “Kem Tràng Tiền” has been an irreplaceable deal with for a lot of generations of Hanoians since opening in 1958. Anyone who has had the prospect to style it could hardly overlook the distinctive custom of the capital – consuming Trang Tien ice-cream whereas standing.

The well-known title comes from its location – quantity 35 Tràng Tiền Street. Though began with solely 4 ice-cream flavors popsicles: chocolate, younger rice, coconut milk and inexperienced bean; Trang Tien ice-cream retailer gained over the hearts of all people from youngsters to elder individuals with its nice style and cheap costs.

The Trang Tien ice-cream retailer appears by no means empty, particularly in Hanoi scorching summer season. Individuals would line up from inside the shop to exterior the road, ready to purchase just a few ice-creams. And even then, some would nonetheless have to go away empty handed.

Trang Tien Ice-cream grew to become part of Hanoi tradition and traditions.

6. Mước mía (Sugarcane juice)

Sugarcane juice is the juice extracted from pressed sugarcane. It's not distinctive in Vietnam. It's consumed as a beverage in lots of locations, particularly the place sugarcane is commercially grown as Southeast Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, Egypt, and Latin America.

Sugarcane juice is obtained by crushing peeled sugarcane in a mill.

Sugarcane juice might be offered all year long in Hanoi, however the very best and most frequently nonetheless is the summer season when the Vietnam climate may be very scorching.

7. Trà Sữa trân châu (bubble tea)

Bubble tea is also called pearl milk tea, boba milk tea, boba tea, tapioca tea, boba nai cha, pearl tea, candy milk tea, zhen zhu nai cha, tapioca pearl drink, momi, momi milk tea, QQ, “the drink with the fats straw”. It's a candy tea.

Bubble tea is available in a wide range of totally different flavors.

Bubble teas are typically provided in three distinct methods, a fruit-flavored cream drink, a candy fruit drink, or a fruit-flavored tea. the preferred being the fruity and creamy ones. Some obtainable fruity and creamy flavors embody strawberry, inexperienced apple, ardour fruit, mango, lemon, watermelon, grape, lychee, pineapple, cantaloupe, honeydew, banana, avocado,coconut, and kiwi. Different well-liked non-fruit and creamy flavors include taro, chocolate, coffee, mocha, black milk tea, thai tea, lavender tea, and rose tea.

8. Sữa chua mít (Jackfruit yogurt)

Jackfruit yogurt has come as a storm in summer season for the reason that earlier yr in Vietnam. Simply combine yogurt with contemporary jackfruit, “tran chau”(tapioca balls), jelly, syrup, and condensed milk, grinded ice and you'll have a bowl of scrumptious jackfruit yogurt which may be very cool and never costly to take pleasure in. Jackfruit yogurt now seems in virtually each candy porridge diner in Hanoi in order that you'll not lose an excessive amount of time to seek out.

9. Sữa chua nếp cẩm (Yogurt With Fermented Purple Sticky Rice)

Yogurt combined with fermented purple sticky rice, condensed milk, coming with some cool crushed ice, will result in an gratifying summer season dishes which you'll keep in mind so long as you style it one time. The sourness and spiciness of the fermented purple sticky combined with the limberness and the perfume of yogurt will assist to “calm down” in scorching summer season days.

10. Thạch dừa (Coconut Jelly)

As we is aware of, coconut is superb for well being, pores and skin and the digestive system. Coconut water is used not solely to drink but additionally to make coconut jelly (coconut seaweed jelly). This merchandise isn't solely scrumptious nevertheless it can also “calm down” the warmth in scorching summer season days.