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244 de Tham, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Shinjuku, Japan
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Normally I do not recommend places because I fear they will become over-run, with the usual drop in quality and rise in prices. But I dearly hope that Gon gets enough business to carry on. Gon continues to offer, in an unstable market of here-today-gone-tomorrow eateries, relatively consistent fare at relatively good prices. Yes, better quality places exist, as do... More 

Thank rutherford25
Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

What a great restaurant with great food where you are really treated as if you are at home. The staff is friendly and the food is cheap and tasty. Over the 5 days spent in HCM we visited every day and met the same people. The attached pictures are proof of the people and staff that we met there everyday.

Thank advpot
Cambridge, Canada
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Widest ranging menu for a small cafe,American,European,Thai and Vietnamese cuisine. Loved the atmosphere, like a place where they treat you like family. Clean washrooms upstairs, front of restaurant open to street. Could not believe how reasonable prices were for quality and quantity of food.

Thank Robbodobbo
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128 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Great to see some things don't change, came back after nearly a year, staff all remembered my name, was great. Just around the corner from Bui Vein, next to Sinh Tourist office this place is still half the price for drinks and food compared to Bui Vien without the chaos involved getting there. The food is good, and the prices... More 

Thank Glenn W
Sydney, Australia
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146 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This cafe is also good. It competes with Sasa cafe next door. Cheap beers 10k for green Saigon. Staff friendly, quick service and food is good.

Thank Richo4321
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Had breakfast here with my family and came back for our last dinner in HCM as it was near our guesthouse. It is one of the two restaurants beside the Sinhtourist office but I prefer this one just a bit. While my family went for last minute shopping after hotel check out, I came back just to have coffee and... More 

Thank Miriam C
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Very enjoyable meal with plenty of options, and much better prices than some of the nearby competition. Vegetarian friendly.

Thank DavidSainty
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

I was very impressed with this little restaurant. They do an excellent range of breakfasts at a very reasonable price. Also a wide variety of main courses including Vietnamese and Western God (including plenty of Italian) and lots and lots of vegetarian options. The quality and the price were absolutely brilliant. Definitely recommend to anyone on a budget.

Thank Liz Y
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128 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

Great location close to the main tourist area. It's a clean establishment and staff are friendly and speak okay English. Has great coffees at 18000 vnd and Saigon beers 10000 vnd all day. The food is great as is the price .I'd strongly recommend this nice restaurant to anyone.

Thank Glenn W
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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1,549 reviews
908 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 632 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

it is quiet joint and a nice place to have a decent meal. not crowded and great place to relax. they serve a wide range of food. they have a menu with pic which you can choose. language can be a problem but it is same all over HCMC.

Thank jeff1955malaysia

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 de Tham, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City

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