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La Cuisine

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48 Le Thanh Ton | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 2229 8882
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dessert, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 97
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great, highly recommended

I am not hungry, but after having the duck liver,I feel I am very hungry Nice place with a very reasonable price

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
Choonkeat
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Penang Island, Malaysia
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Penang Island, Malaysia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 NEW

I am not hungry, but after having the duck liver,I feel I am very hungry Nice place with a very reasonable price

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We drove past this place twice in a taxi and thought it looked good to try, last night we went there and it is as good as it looks, there were four of us and we had made a reservation by email, the owner told us he is having problems with his website so don't rely on it,phone then to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

The owner is always there to take care of the food quality. The food itself is great. Beautifuly served. What to need more? A calm atmosphere away from city rush? Also is there!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

Excellent service, good food. The French eat here too, that says a lot but the quality of the food. Looks a bit pricey at first but I try taste the food, I wouldn't mind paying twice the amount. Only 5 minutes walk from Post Office, very convenient.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

every time i come to HCM city, i must visit this restaurant for sure. The music, the bread, the food.....all Five-star standard. For sure no disappointment. Their beef cheek is a must try dish. They are a bit pricy as compared with the local viet standard but it's still way cheaper than anywhere else in the world where u can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I ate here with my parents for their 31 year wedding anniversary. We all loved the food and would happily return again. The prices for food are high for Vietnam but fairly reasonable compared to French food in the US. Try the burrata and ratatouille appetizer. Good wine, too.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

La cuisine used to be our family's favourite when we lived in Saigon; last year we moved, but on our first trip back to Vietnam we immediately made a reservation and enjoyed the incredible food of this French restaurant in Saigon. Without a doubt, the best French in the city as far as I am concerned. Food is always prepared... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

La Cuisine was recommended by the Concierge of my hotel, as a no frills, good French restaurant -- and I must say it was this and more. I had fish as a main and dessert. The food was excellent, both in taste and portion, the Chardonnay was crisp and cold, and the service impeccable. I read a lot of reviews... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

La Cuisine has been around for several years, and I've always seen diners coming in and out, so when some visiting friends wanted French food, I decided to make a reservation. The staff is very welcoming and professional, and the restaurant is very warm, inviting and feels homey. Our group had the duck and tuna - which were all incredible.... More 

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Hamilton, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

Never in a million years would I have thought that such a place as this existed. Can't believe that I just had one of the best, if not the best meals ever. Overstating maybe but in Saigon. Lamb as light as popcorn, I don't know how else to describe it. Hope you try and enjoy as much as we did.

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Additional Information about La Cuisine

Address: 48 Le Thanh Ton | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone Number: +84 8 2229 8882
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 50
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 48 Le Thanh Ton | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 2229 8882

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 50
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Doing business, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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