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Le Bouchon de Saigon

40 Thai Van Lung, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3829 9263
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Ranked #197 of 1,429 Restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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77% Recommend
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  • English first
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  • German first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
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English first
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The food is excellent. I love the French onion soup and the Filet Steak. I can recomend this place if you want to have a good dinner in a nice enviroment.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

this is one of worst restaurants in Saigon i have tried. i don't know how they get high rate....... what happened? first you dare to serve clients the chicken pasta without chicken, ok! after get complaint, you took my plate, and didn't show up any more. we were waiting and waiting, utill my friends finished their unsavory dish, and i... More

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Glasgow,
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75 reviews 75 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Super food in a nice ambience. Service was great and was set up very much like a French bistro - could easily have been in a square in a French village as much as Saigon Good choice of food - very good French cooking - a gem of a place

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

It was a good start, the waiters are polite and smiling and we were even offered a glass of champagne (or methode champenoise, not sure) when we arrived. However it quickly deteriorated. We ordered the salade du bouchon (bacon, gizzards, poached egg), foie gras and magret de canard, along with two glasses of red wine. The starters were a disaster.... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We were recommended this restaurant by our concierge at the Sofitel. After reading recent reviews on TA I wasn't too sure but decided to give it a go. Unfortunately most of the recent review are accurate: The food was quite bland, with the exception of the cassoulet (more on that in a moment). The foie gras was almost flavourless, while... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

While in HCMC we ate here twice. The food is really amazing and well priced. The menu has real variety and original food. On my first visit I had black pudding and duck on my second. My partner had pork fillet and steak. All plates were left empty. Servings where adequate for dinner, we did not leave hungry. On our... More

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Ho Chi Minh City
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

For some reason the selection and the quality of their food is going downhill compared to before. LAst two times we have been there, they were out of mussles. We ordered onion soup, risotto, beef, etc. and none of them tasted the way they used to be. I really used to like this place so I might give them one... More

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Franklin, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I was alone for an evening in Saigon and wanted a nice meal. I went to the place across the street first and when I told them i was a party of 1, they told me they were "full," although clearly there were plenty of seats. So I wandered into Le Bouchon, where I was greeterd with a smile and... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

An absolute must! A touch of Paris in Saigon. Amazing food, great staff . Great welcome with a complementary glass of wine. Do not miss this fabulous restaurant if you're staying in Saigon .

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Just gone there this eve. Well service, good champane (they serve for free, thank God! It makes them one plus)... But no special foods! We had duck, salmon, gout cheese salad and mussels. Except the last one, all are very normal for the price we paid. My parents hardly ate anything. Here you got overvalued foods! PricyMy first and last... More

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