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73 Mac Thi Buoi, F1, Dist1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
08-3822-5229
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Small restaurant

Just off the main street this small restaurant serves a good range of local food. Good service and food of a good standard.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Sarahweb1
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Nottingham England
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Nottingham England
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204 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just off the main street this small restaurant serves a good range of local food. Good service and food of a good standard.

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Cremona, Italy
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407 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice location in HCMC business area for this small restaurant. The food is ok for a fast lunch in the day. Place is small but extetnal area is available. Service was fast and kind.

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Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gold Fish Vietnamese Restaurant – Located at 73 Mac Thi Buoi, District 1. Very cute and comfortable atmosphere with traditional Vietnamese food. For Dist. 1 prices are very low. Asperagus crab meat soup, Prawn, Squid, Sea Bass, Chicken Breast, Clay Pot dishes, Hot Pot dishes, Egg Noodle, Vermicelli and fried rice. Tel: (84-8) 3822 5229 Email: goldfishrestaura@vnn.vn http://www.goldfish.vn/homeAction.do?action=init

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Da Nang, Vietnam
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

I ordered noodles and seafood in oyster sauce I only got 2 prawns and 1 piece of squid... Was so disappointed because I was so hungry, my partner didn't seem to like her food also... They charged a 10% tax and a 5% service. If only the food that I ordered was good. The only good thing is that they... More 

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Thank Anthony T
Wilmslow, England
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177 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

A very small restaurant centrally located. The menu describes something different from what you get. Snow crab is actually 2 small pieces of snow crab mixed in with onion rings. The hot and sour prawns were in the Base sauce of a black bean sauce with a chilli added. The restaurant is also comparatively expensive so there is no reason... More 

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Thank stokewood
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

...points given. Bad day - chef off duty? Four vietnamese food lovers disappointed. Most tasteless spring rolls we have ttied so far- both fresh and deep fried. Sea bass bowl was strangely sweet and watery without any deep taste so typical here. Fried red snapper dry and too salty. Traditional salads just plain. Unpleasanr smell in the restaurant - something... More 

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Thank Pesonja
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

We were very impressed with the ambience, the quality of the food and the staff service. Lovely last night in HCMC experience. Highly recommend

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Thank Robert Q
Basel, Schweiz
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

A very nice place in a small street between Dong Koy and Nguyen Hue with excellent service and real good Vietnamese food. Would go again.

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Thank Felle2013
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

This place was a god send after the hole we had come from. Their menu is extensive and priced accordingly but still cheap. The ladies are lovely and same for the chef don't forget him. The atmosphere is restful and a nice place to enjoy your dinner. Will go there again without doubt.

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Thank Jess'ca D
Upper Lockyer, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

I really can't think of any other restaurant that is so consistent, with regards quality, service, price and friendly staff. I was back in Vietnam in September/October and frequented this establishment another 5 or 6 times. Just keep doing what you are doing guys; you do it so well!! (There is also a range of merchandise available for sale, just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 73 Mac Thi Buoi, F1, Dist1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: 08-3822-5229

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Seafood, Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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