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Ngo Duc Ke, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3829 8882
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Adelaide, Australia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

FANTASTIC. We went to this restaurant as part of a scenic group and was awstruck at the choices of food and how fresh it was. We had a buffet dinner and they had anything from western to french to vietnamese food. Some examples, crumbed frogs legs, oysters in many ways, crabs, mussels, chicken, pork, fish, snails ext. Also large variety... More 

Thank jackynwally
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49 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

Buffet dinner was excellent. Plenty to chose from, staff cook some for you while you wait. More than enough choices. Very good.

Thank Sydneyrob
Beccles, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

Can't fault the food, it was excellent. Plenty of choice, from sea food, roast meats, salads, noodles, just about spoilt for choice. I couldn't name everything they had as it would take too long. Also free flowing wine. Waiting staff and very attentive, especially our waitress Nguyen nothing was too much bother. The deserts were beautiful and lots to choose... More 

Thank yvonnem960
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2015

A little family run restaurant, no frills, just nice service and good Vietnamese food, very reasonable prices.

1 Thank yummies60
Sete, France
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299 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2015

Not the best place in town , but typical for small hunger , backpackers, budget seekers .. Most dishes Under $5 !! I have read complaints about the quality , but I must say what I ordered was simple but very tasty and the plates were full . While there is nothing Worth being looked at Inside , the staff... More 

1 Thank Philippe34200
Perth, Australia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015

My husband and i had the set menu at 220000 dong. 7 courses great value and great food. Could not complain about anything.

Thank geebee67
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94 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2015

Convenient location but the dishes were just ok. Vegetables looked a bit old and not the usual fresh and generous servings you get in Vietnam. Mains were just ok and smallish in portions. expensive for what you get and not good value in comparison to what you could get if you walked a bit further out of the tourist block.... More 

Thank KeeponKrusing
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299 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

Ate here as a group meal on our Exodus Vietnam Adventures trip. Food was OK but probably the poorest meal we had during our trip - this is because most of the food we ate was really delicious. Average price for food about $15 per person. I would try another restaurant before going back here.

Thank alexmaclennan
Keilor, Victoria, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

Incredible food and excellent value for money. My husband and I ate here 3 times, he loves seafood and Restaurant 19, is the winner of delicious seafood "hands down". The place where the locals eat always means fresh delicious food. A very kind family run this restaurant and cannot do enough to help you. The venue is average, however the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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395 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

This restaurant, no doubt the food is okie, they overpriced it. My sister and i ordered a bowl of soup, a plate of sweet and sour chicken (which is only a mouthful) , plate of fried toufu , a plate of fried rice (which is too small to be shared) and spring rolls and this adds up to USD25. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ngo Duc Ke, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3829 8882

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