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185/22 Pham Ngu Lao | Pham Ngu Lao Area, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3836 7397
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been to this place 3 times during our visit of Ho Chi Minh and the restaurant is excellent. Menu is comprehensive, food delicious and all home-made. Staff is welcoming and speaks good english. Place is hidden from the rush of main streets, although still easily accessible. If you are looking for a good meal in District 1, Asian... More 

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Thank Adam P
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Went with a group of five and the service was great as well as the food was delicious and freshly made. Clean bathroom !

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Thank Caitlin M
London
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for dinner as it had a good review in our guide book. I thought the food was pretty average and the cocktail was not worth ordering. They also got our order wrong which meant that we had finished our meal before the dish was amended. Definitely nicer places to eat in Saigon.

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Thank TayMcKay
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate there 3 times and each time they were helpful, friendly and attentive. The food was first rate and inexpensive. Everyone speaks English.

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Thank photonomad48
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Happened upon this restaurant and it turned out to be good. I had two visits here. The menu also includes western meals like burgers BUT we are not here for that !!. I tried the ●fresh spring rolls●Chicken curry●Chicken chili ginger●Beef Chili onion ●Squid and vegetables and Tiger beer. Tasty meals and priced quite low. Just go !!

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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You'll find the Asian Kitchen in a small street close to the Bui Vien street. The food we had (spring rolls, orange&honey chicken, fried shrimps with tamarind and the nutella pancake) was really tasty. We enjoyed the evening. The staff was also really nice and entertaining. We had the table next to the street which was not really comfortable (that'... More 

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Thank Simon0nTour
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the coconut curry, it wasn't bad, but their wasn't a lot of curry and comes with a small bowl of rice, they seem to have happy hour but was not able to tell what time it was, they have wifi and lots of room, If your feeling adventurous they do offer a lot of variety of crocodile meat... More 

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Thank Winson D
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a couple of meals here during our week in HCMC. This was our favourite of the restaurants in the area with a great choice of options and very nice staff. We didn't get to try the crocodile dishes this time but will make a point of doing so next time.

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Thank steve a
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Food is not bad. Prices aren't too high, but when You seat, in every minute some street salers from outside come to You and want to sell You something, for example eyeglasses, cigaretes, books, magnets, suvenirs etc. Staff let street sellers to disturb guests while they are waiting for meat and eating.

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Thank grafffik
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Great for veggies and friendly staff. Had a great time there and the tofu claypot was yum! Even better they have happy hour so some selected dishes and drinks are even cheaper.

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Thank Parvinder P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185/22 Pham Ngu Lao | Pham Ngu Lao Area, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3836 7397

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?