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Restaurants in Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) + The South

  • La Fourchette

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Should you tire of Vietnamese food and crave a heart-stopping infusion of butter, cheese, and cholesterol—in the form of escargots, Brie du Meaux, ... More
  • La Niçoise

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Frequented by Parisian ex-pats, this tiny bistro serves simple, authentic French fare in the Dong Khoi district. The restaurant is divided into two... More
  • Luong Son (a.k.a. Bo Tung Xeo)

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    At this open-air barbecue-and-beer garden, patrons grill strips of tangy marinated beef—bo tung xeo—on tabletop braziers and share pitchers of foam... More
  • Mekong Merchant

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Located across the river in Thao Dien, this English-owned café-cum-furniture shop is a huge hit among Saigon’s expats, who gather in the pleasant c... More
  • Nam Giao

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Located behind Ben Thanh Market, Nam Giao serves a small, but comprehensive menu of traditional dishes from the Hue region of Vietnam. Selections i... More
  • Nam Phan

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Known for its upscale Vietnamese cuisine, Nam Phan is housed in a renovated four-story villa surrounded by landscaped gardens. Inside, the candleli... More
  • Nguyen Thi Thanh (The Lunch Lady)

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    For 13 years, Monday through Saturday, the Lunch Lady has set up shop on a patch of pavement on Hoang Sa Street near the zoo—working from 11 a.m. u... More
  • Nhu Lan

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Open 24 hours and usually packed for nearly all of them, Nhu Lan is one of the city’s most accomplished bakeries—but the real draw are the banh mi ... More
  • Oceania

  • Opera

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Fabulous buffet breakfasts at Opera are one of the biggest perks of a stay at the Park Hyatt. Don’t let the term “buffet” put you off: everything i... More
  • Pho 24

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    Pho, Vietnam’s national dish—a rich beef consommé spiked with clove, star anise, and ginger and laced with noodles and fresh basil and cilantro—get... More
  • Pho Hoa

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    This tour group–friendly institution really does serve the tastiest pho in town. To get the full experience you need to come early for breakfast, w... More
  • Quan 94

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    This rough-and-tumble joint with metal tables and plastic chairs serves the very best crab in town. Order cha gio cua (crab spring rolls), mien xao... More
  • Quan An Ngon

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    A Ho Chi Minh City institution, Quan An Ngon employs ex-street vendors, who prepare a selection of traditional, regional fare. Among the most popul... More
  • Quan Com Ngon

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The concept behind this attractive, open-air restaurant is brilliant: the owner recruited several dozen of the city’s most popular street-food vend... More
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