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4 Nguyen Thiep - District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
(08) 822 0496
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Canberra, Australia
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91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Pleasant but unexciting venue. Average service and the food was quite good but not special. The live music was the highlight. No quality wine by the glass.

Thank unlimitd
Rain, Germany
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been in this Restaurant several times. Good portions, do not order more than 3 different dishes, if you are a couple, otherwise it is really too much.

Thank billibello-21
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our guide, and although the food was very good, we found it extremely expensive considering you can eat very good Vietnamese food in other very nice places for almost half the price. The place is basically catering to foreign tourists as we did not see any locals here. We won't go back there

2 Thank StraycatSgp
Lochgelly, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended Lemon Grass by a tour operator from the city after arriving on a later flight. We had a later dinner here and it was fantastic, well priced and the service was great. Huge menu to choose from with pictures if you are unfamiliar with the cuisine. Definitely recommend eating here for dinner or lunch.

1 Thank Callum D
Bangkok, Thailand
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a weekday and were extremely lucky to get a table for 2. Just after we were seated a number of people came in but were told they were full (which was true). The menu is quite extensive and all the dishes we tasted were really nice. Everything on the menu seemed reasonably priced and the service was... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried one of the set menus for lunch. The food was good and service worked well. For us a great place for lunch, not sure I would go there for dinner though. Might be wrong as we didn't try, but the ambiance is more suitable for lunch in my mind.

Thank Patrik F
Wellington, New Zealand
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us dined here. Food was very tasty, service was excellent,atmosphere was great. Only complaint was that smokers went outside . to smoke on a small deck, through a door near our table, and every time the door opened we got the smell of smoke.

Thank Thermalbear
Los Angeles
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41 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I first came and eat at this restaurant in 2006, while it's not the fanciest place in the city, I keep coming back here just because I feel the best of Vietnamese cuisine the city have to offer. Not sure how many who will try this place will agree with me, but I'm putting it out there for others to... More 

Thank Jay S
Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a Franco-Viet classic restaurant that oozes charm and nostalgia when you first step in. The ambience is warm and the food does not disappoint at all. Local dishes with some sea food dishes are tastefully served up amidst live traditional music played by Vietnamese traditional instruments. A simple enchanted dinner date not to be missed, be it a... More 

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So we dressed up for what we thought would be a nice restaurant ... a waste of time. My husband described this restaurant as a 'tourist trap' ... dirty, grimy, unauthentic ... the paper sleeves for the chop sticks had even been obviously reused from other visitors!! Very disappointing especially as our tour guide brought us to the restaurant stating... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Nguyen Thiep - District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: (08) 822 0496

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