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The Melbourne Cafe Restaurant

254C Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
+84 93 121 81 75
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  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bui vien” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
Australian, Cafe, Vietnamese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
254C Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Thanks for waking me up in the morning with finest Cappuccino and double melted cheese. ;) As long as I'm here, I'll be yours...

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 1983marcs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I been there a few time, I love the hot chocolate here, they have delicious egg coffee also. Their cakes are perfect. Nice staff, very friendly and helpful. If you are lucky you can meet the owner. He's cute guy, speak English, French and Vietnamese...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HAPi2401
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The coffee is excellent , the best I had in SaiGon Ive tried a cup of flatwhite and i was amazed. So i decided to try a cup of single espresso. Delightful with full of flavors and light acidity on the mouth. The food is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank anhtu1302
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Andy, the French Vietnamese owner, makes a perfectly balanced Vietnamese egg coffee! Capuccino is also very good! Better than Starbucks! Bonne chance Andy! Great service!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PaulTNYCity
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

The Melbourne Cafe is hands down one of the best cafes I have visited in Asia. The coffee here is great - honestly I have never tasted anything better! (and I travel a lot, because I love travelling as much as I love coffee🐱). Cozy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank helloymelloy
andy44300, Propriétaire at The Melbourne Cafe Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Always great to hear feedback like this. This is the reason why we are passionated and love doing what we do! Serving you and making our customers happy is what making us happier at the end of the day. Looking forward to see you again...More

Reviewed December 4, 2018

Falling by chance while wanting to shelter from the rain. I would never have entered otherwise. Welcoming place and quite spacious, you can stay there for hours without any problem. In addition to serving coffee, you can eat there . I highly recommend ravioli soup.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Datbeobeo
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

You're right, it is "dam good coffee", coming from a Kiwi who owns a cafe, because I am a shameless coffee snob, your coffee is pretty near perfect😋👍

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank olivecathryn
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Tasty coffee and meals for good prices. Each member of staff was very friendly and polite (especially owner - tattooed guy ;) ). The Melbourne Cafe surely deserves your visit!

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank PeterBalcercik
andy44300, Propriétaire at The Melbourne Cafe Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

Thank you so much Peter. We look forward seeing you here again with all your friends. You guys will be always welcome at the Melbourne Cafe. ;)

Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Best coffee of Bui Vien !!! Try toasts and croissant . You can eat on the rooftop too nive view on the street

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank d_alexandre
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

As I’m a travelling Aussie, I try and stay away from any joint with an Aussie name, but hell, when ur hanging out in Saigon for a decent espresso that can pack a complex and rich pallet and is presented meticulously, this young French, Vietnamese...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Pavingthewayaway
andy44300, Propriétaire at The Melbourne Cafe Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

This is so great to hear. Really grateful and pleased that this was what you guys have been looking for after spending so much time in Vietnam the last few weeks. It was great having you all and your family a the cafe. Enjoy the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Australian, Cafe, Vietnamese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 254C Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 93 121 81 75
  • E-mail
Description
If you are looking for a warm cosy cafe places, good coffees combine with healthy food, The Melbourne Cafe is the place to be
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