Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening

Despite bars, nightclubs, and karaoke venues in Hanoi being granted permission to re-open as of September 16, many were quiet on their first night back.

Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening

After being closed for a period of one and a half months due to the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, all entertainment facilities in the city have been given permission to re-open.

Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening

Despite their re-launch, the first night back witnessed a sharp decline in terms of guests numbers.

Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening

Streets in the Old Quarter, such as Ma May, Luong Van Can, and Dao Duy Tu, appear quite with very few foreigners enjoying the area’s bar scene.

Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening
Before the impact of the COVID-19 epidemic, many streets throughout the capital’s Old Quarter had been packed with guests throughout the day and into the night.
Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening

Many bars on Ta Hien Street remain closed.

Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening
Some venues have no customers even during peak hours.
Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening

Staff stand in front of the bar in an effort to entice guests inside.

Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening
By 9:00 p.m. few customers can be found in the bars located around the centre of the capital.
Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening
Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening
Despite re-opening, the majority of karaoke venues and bars around Hanoi remain quiet.
 
Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening
Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening
Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening
Nighttime entertainment venues remain quiet in Hanoi after re-opening


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