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Vietnamese in My Tho

Hu Tieu Chay 24

Here vegetarians can try a completely meat-free version of My Tho's vermicelli-noodle soup speciality, hu tieu My Tho. It's garnished with fresh herbs and served with a broth made from vegetarian stock. It's on a st…
Vietnamese in My Tho

Hu Tieu 44

The speciality here is carnivore-friendly hu tieu My Tho, the vermicelli-noodle soup speciality of My Tho. It's garnished with fresh and dried seafood, pork, chicken, offal and fresh herbs. It can be served with or …
Buddhist Temple in My Tho

Vinh Trang Pagoda

Giant Buddha statues tower over the beautiful grounds of this peaceful temple around 1km east of the city centre, where the monks maintain an ornate sanctuary, decorated with carved and gilded wood. They also provid…
Vietnamese in My Tho

Chuong Dong Restaurant

The Vietnamese seafood-focused dishes (ginger clams, fried fish, crab congee, shrimp cakes, spicy sea snails) at this busy restaurant are all good, with some passable Western dishes too. What most people come for ar…
Chinese in My Tho

Chi Thanh

This small but extremely popular restaurant does a steady trade in tasty Chinese and Vietnamese fare (beef, pork, squid, crab, noodles, hotpots), especially chicken with rice. There's an English menu.
Vietnamese in My Tho

Night Market

Plonked right in front of the floating restaurant, this popular place packs in diners come evening, with a host of lively hotpot and fish stalls.
Historic Site in My Tho

Phoenix Island Sanctuary

This island sanctuary is a faded version of its former glory but if you love kitsch, come for the model Apollo rocket inexplicably mixed in with Buddhist statues.Private boat tours can include the island.