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Dog Meat in Hanoi Restaurants, Vietnam

From series “The Most Disgusting Dishes in the World”
Vietnam can be called a leader in the number of incredible and frightening dishes. One of the most popular national treats is a delicacy of dog meat. Particularly fastidious tourists should bear in mind that dogs for Vietnamese restaurants aren’t caught in the streets. They are grown at special farms and in the process of feeding the health of the animals is carefully monitored. The meat of properly fattened dogs is very gentle, nourishing, and beneficial. It tastes like a pork.

Dog Meat in Hanoi Restaurants, Vietnam Dog meat is cooked in many different ways: stewed, steamed, fried, and added to soups. Smoked meat is very popular too. According to statistics, people of Vietnam annually consume about 3 million dogs. Restaurants that specialize in this branch of cuisine, can be found in any major city of the country. Many tourists are plunged into a shock by only seeing large cells with live dogs that are brought to popular restaurants every day.

Dog meat dishes are quite popular in Korea, but their homeland is still Vietnam. Surprisingly, the dog meat is considered one of the most useful products in the world. It has a regulating effect on the functioning of the digestive system and is prescribed as a treatment for kidney disease. Dog’s fat is rich in elements that help in treating lung diseases. It is believed that only through this national delicacy thousands of people managed to survive during the peak of the plague in Vietnam. Next - Gebul Sea Worms in Busan Restaurants

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ATM bankomat: 'ATM Vpbank - Kham Thien Vpbank' located in 0.1 km ( check the route on the map).
Car rental office: 'Công Ty TNHH Vận Tải Tiến Tiến Cường' is located in 0.06 km ( on the map).
Fuel station: 'Trung tâm Gas PetroVietNam' in 0.8 km
Supermarket: 'Công ty cổ phần thương mại và XNK Như Quỳnh' in 0.14 km
Parking: 'Gửi xe Công viên - Nguyễn Đình Chiểu' in 0.93 km
Apotheek: 'Quầy Thuốc Tây Nghiêm Thanh Sơn' in 0.09 km
Police station: 'Dong Da Civil Judgments Enforcement' in 0.33 km
Cafe/restaurant: 'Trà sữa ToCoToCo' in 0.05 km
Railway station: 'Hanoi Railway Station' in 0.59 km

Nearest airports:
 »  Noibai International Airport HAN - in 22 km
 »  Cat Bi International Airport HPH - in 94 km
 »  Xieng Khouang Airport XKH - in 329 km
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You can come with your child here almost any time of the year. However, keep in mind that it is quite hot and stuffy here in the summer. In addition, there are very heavy downpours. You will also have no problems with placement. Hotels are perfectly adapted for small guests. There are swimming pools and children's rooms in many of them. There is usually a special children's menu in 4-5-star hotels. Vietnamese cuisine is quite spicy. Therefore, it will be better if the child does not eat local dishes. If there is no alternative, then be sure to ask to cook a non-spicy version of the dish.
There are a lot of bakeries and cafes with excellent sweets in the city. You can also find chain eateries like KFC or McDonald's. This is a good alternative to street food. At least, the child will definitely not be hungry and will certainly not have stomach problems. There is no problem with pharmacies in Hanoi. However, it will be better if you have with you those medicines that your child definitely does not have an allergy or other side reactions.

The Old Quarter is the most comfortable place for walking. It is quiet here compared to other areas of the city. Locals move around the city’s districts mostly on bicycles. Therefore, you can take a walk with a stroller here during the child's daytime sleep. You should be careful to walk along the other streets of the city as there are always a lot of mopeds and cars here. Besides, it's very easy to get lost here.
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