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Xu Restaurant Lounge

75 Hai Ba Trung Street District 1 | Near Hyatt, Caravelle, Sheraton & Intercontinental Hotels, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3824 8468
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (59 reviews)
“pork belly” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
75 Hai Ba Trung Street District 1 | Near Hyatt, Caravelle, Sheraton & Intercontinental Hotels, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this place! We were gifted with a 3 course meal upstairs by our travel agency due to a mix up with our guide. We had the best wine we had in Asia and three courses of delicious set menu food. Each course contained...More

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went immediately upstairs to eat, vibrant and noisy music downstairs. Good range of food and drink, reasonably priced, service friendly and well timed.

Thank crbarton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is above a very lively bar, so a great all-night venue if you like to be in the heart of the action. Having said that, you can dine comfortably, with the noise vibe giving the place atmosphere but not preventing conversation. The service...More

Thank Alphablack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the 3 course set menu. Presentation was very nice and delicate. For the meal itself, the meats could be more refined. But the flavours were good. Perfect location for dinner upstairs and drinks downstairs. Location is also very good. Cheers!

Thank ConfirmGilaBabi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Degustation menu was fabulous and my vegetarian needs were well catered for... lots of variety, which was a pleasant surprise.

Thank Geewillikers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate free here as part of a tour so had no control over our menu and I have no idea of the cost but this was one of the best, if not the best meals I have ever had. From starter to dessert everything...More

Thank NickDud
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended Xu Restaurant as part of an APT Cruise. The restaurant and the food were quite amazing. The food was extremely fresh and beautifully plated. Prices for drinks are, however, quite high compared to other restaurants- even the hotels. However, they also serve a...More

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 18 April 2017

XU Restaurant Lounge is opened by a Vietnamese - Australian Chef named Nguyen Duc Bien, who although Australian, returned to Vietnam and aims to put Ho Chi Minh City on the Michelin-starred map with exquisite menus that are a fusion of traditional Vietnamese and modern...More

Thank blacktryst
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is not a place to come to casually dressed unless love spent 3 hours trying to achieve that stylish casual look its full of people in designer clothes, killer heels and those who come out to be noticed I felt very underdressed However the...More

Thank Diveguide
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This restaurant has to be one of the best in Vietnam. My wife and I had a 5 course set menu and each dish was not only amazingly presented, but the tastes and flavours had to be experienced to actually do it justice. It is...More

Thank Ollie30367
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Brad W
Is reservation recommended or walk-ins are welcomed as well?
9 May 2017|
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Response from XuSaigon | Property representative |
Dear Brad, We require reservation for big group for well check and preparation. Walk-ins are welcomed as well. Best,
is the restaurant really dark inside? Do you need a light to see the dishes or menu?
4 December 2016|
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Response from Brian M | Reviewed this property |
The lights are dim but we could read the menu with the aid of a light.
Are you serving a special menu on New Year''s Eve? If yes, what is the menu and the price? Thank you.
25 November 2016|
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Response from irvine33 | Reviewed this property |
Was only there for evening meal with tour. Not sure what they have in mind for New Years Eve. Check their website they have a email address which may be of some help. Hope this is of some help and you have a great time in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Hai Ba Trung Street District 1 | Near Hyatt, Caravelle, Sheraton & Intercontinental Hotels, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3824 8468