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187 DL Hai Ba Trung, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
(08) 829 7242
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
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  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Be brave and try the frogs legs

Tucked down and alley the Tib was the result of a Trip Advisor search. We were delighted with the atmosphere – old fashioned in an increasingly brash city. The staff give the impression they revere the place – and with justification. The seating was quickly rearranged for five – never the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
Alastair G
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  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
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English first
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Tucked down and alley the Tib was the result of a Trip Advisor search. We were delighted with the atmosphere – old fashioned in an increasingly brash city. The staff give the impression they revere the place – and with justification. The seating was quickly rearranged for five – never the easiest number in a restaurant. Our son tried (and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Set down an alley in an elegant space full of wooden, antique carvings, the restaurant feels high-end. Overly attentive staff hover; a massive menu confuses, but all our food was delicious. Good wine list.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The food is normal, but the price is relativly high. It is my worst meal in Ho Chi Minh city. The only thing I think good is the decoration.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We come here every single year with new friends from different parts of the world, the best restaurant in Ho Chi Minh city for authentic Vietnamese meal. Great atmosphere, excellent food and service with many old staffs for years. We always love Trinh Cong Son songs and this place.

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Singapore, Singapore
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Visited today for lunch. Tasted obe os the mist unique and delicious sweet yet sour fish soup with lots of vegies. Yum! Shrimp with pancake, soft shell crab and crab sticks were not bad either. Of fourse my favorite Vietnamese fresh spring rolls were yummy too.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Have dinned here 3 times and loved food! Restaurant is certainly on higher end. For 2, a meal would cost about at least 900,000 ($45) not including drinks. If you know what to order, it will be delicious but if you have no clue please don't try to figure it out yourself or you end up dislike it. Ask waiter/waitress... More 

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

Lovely place with excellent waitstaff . Opulent setting. The shrimp mini pancakes were lovely, the deep fried sticky rice was interesting, but the spring rolls, salad and flaming beef were a bit boring and not as well executed as others we've had. Prices by western standards are great value though . Worth a trip for a 'posh' dinner as the... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Came here for lunch and was sorry we were not in HCMC long enough to make a return visit for dinner. Lovely if somewhat forbidding décor in a dark wooden house. Service v attentive and polished. Food excellent as far as one can judge in a lunch: I had frogs' legs with chili and lemongrass and thoroughly enjoyed them. Would... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I see from some reviewers that they don't like sharing the food.............my advise, don't come to Asia !!!! This is a fantastic restaurant...sure its upmarket for Vietnam, but the dishes are simply wonderful. Any "westerner" would be really happy to enjoy this place in a very vibrant part of Saigon...Hai ba Trung Street.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Indochina colonial house, interesting stuffed crab with lemon juice and pepper and vegetable soup in coconut . Large wine list

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 187 DL Hai Ba Trung, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: (08) 829 7242

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients

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