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Cheo Leo Cafe



Cafe, Vietnamese

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Reviewed 1 week ago

the coffee was introduced to us by our friends, and it was good. they even showed us how the coffee was made to perfection. how they paid attention to tiny details even the water they used made a difference. however, it is always full of...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank siokjin
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for an authentic Vietnamese coffee, this is the place to go. It's been around for a long time and they still make coffee the old way. Do mind the crowd and the lack of seating spaces or have your coffee to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

The coffee shop and the girls there are awesome. The coffee is made with a special old Vietnamese technic. We also got lucky and they showed us how to make it :) You should really go there!!!!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank lisi_ch91
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

This place is great, the coffee is amazing and the owner is lovely...she even showed us how it was made. We went here on the recommendation of some locals and we're glad we did!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BDS713
Reviewed March 9, 2019

If you're a coffee-lover like myself, visiting Cheo Leo Cafe is a MUST when in Saigon. The coffee here is amazing. I'm a purist so like my coffee with no nonsense: hot, black, and without sugar. The aroma is beautiful and you can taste the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Slim5144
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

True to what others have said this 80 year old place is as traditional as you can get (if a colonial import can be considered traditional). They steep and strain the coffee through a ‘sock’ that results in a robust, earthy drink. Go early to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank beshkno
Reviewed January 6, 2019

We were brought here on a tour, its a lovely little shop with locals sitting around enjoying the day with a coffee. We were given some iced tea which was welcomed on a very hot day, then we ordered. I am not a coffee drinker...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lorna P
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

You can have the traditional cooked coffee here, and the owner welcome the guest to visit their kitchen/bar, it was a old stove that served more than 100 years. The coffee is strong, dark roast You can try the unique way of vietnamese having coffee-adding...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WenHaoBong
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

Might be. Of the Vietnamese variety, at least. If you’re searching for the authentic real thing, this 80 year old coffee shop, the oldest in Saigon, is the place. Super nice owner, super good coffee. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank El_Pelicano
Reviewed December 19, 2018

We were picked up by Scooter Saigon Tour and brought us to this cafe. They showed us how to make a coffee from scratch. Me and my husband we’re not a coffee lover but the ice coffee we ordered was delicious and not too strong....More

Date of visit: December 2018
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