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Colourful murals and retro Socialist posters brighten up this popular bistro with park views. The menu focuses on street food classics from around Vietnam, all enjoyed with a bustling and energetic ambience. Salads …
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City

Banh Xeo 46A

Locals will always hit the restaurants that specialise in a single dish and this renowned spot serves some of the best banh xeo in town. These Vietnamese rice-flour pancakes stuffed with bean sprouts, prawns and por…
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City


Make no mistake: Mandarine is aimed firmly at wealthy tourists. Traditional architecture and nightly musical performances create a magical setting, while the set menus offer dishes from all regions of the country. U…
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City


This super-stylish restaurant-lounge serves up a menu of Vietnamese-inspired fusion dishes. It's pricey, but well worth the flutter for top service and a classy wine list. Innovative bar snacks (70,000d to 150,000d)…
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City

Quan An Ngon

This place offers the taste of street food in stylish surroundings, set in a leafy garden ringed by food stalls and hung with lanterns. Each cook serves up a specialised traditional dish, ensuring an authentic taste…
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City

Pho Hoa

This long-running establishment is more upmarket than most but is definitely the real deal – as evidenced by its popularity with regular local patrons. Tables come laden with herbs, chilli and lime, as well as gio c…
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City

Temple Club

This classy establishment, housed on the 2nd floor of a beautiful colonial-era villa decorated with spiritual motifs and elegant Chinese characters, offers a huge selection of delectable Vietnamese dishes, including…
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City

Mon Hue

Hue’s famous cuisine comes to HCMC’s hungry hordes through this chain of eight restaurants. This handy branch offers a good introduction for travellers who don’t make it to the old capital.
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City

Pho Quynh

Occupying a bustling corner on Pham Ngu Lao, this place is regularly packed out. As well as regular pho, it specialises in pho bo kho, a stewlike broth.
Vietnamese in Ho Chi Minh City

Pho Hung

Popular pho place near backpackersville, open till the wee hours.