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Mekong Merchant

23 Thao Dien | District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 28 3744 7000
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (23 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
23 Thao Dien | District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although on this visit with friends from USA we did not sample any of the food, after just having a lunch in D7, we did enjoy great coffee and drinks in the air-conditioned room. We had things to discuss and the facilities were just excellent...More

Thank Brian L
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Brian for reviewing Mekong Merchant. Glad you enjoyed the coffee and drinks. We will look forward to welcoming you back again soon, The Mekong Merchant Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Group of friends for brunch today. Scrambled eggs with salmon delicious. Eggs with wilted spinach and mushrooms superb. And salmon bagel very tasty. Excellent coffee, great carrot juice, and fantastic service. And thanks for the surprise birthday gift (beautiful carrot cake muffin and candle!). Always...More

Thank RGSCEW
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you RGSCEW for your excellent review of Mekong Merchant. Always good to hear everyone enjoyed all the food and drinks especially on your friends birthday. I will be happy to pass on your lovely comments to the team also. They love to get feedback...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Great Service and Great Food. Thanks Mekong Merchant's Team. Really good hambient a really good food. Live with the hearth.

Thank Zico S
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you Zico S for your great review of Mekong Merchant. Glad you enjoyed our welcoming environment and our food offerings. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. The Mekong Merchant Team,

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Super good food and warm space. I do enjoy the BBQ with free 02 side dishes, and mushroom is always my favorite side dish here. They have an amazing wine list with good price.More

Thank HoangHong
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Thank you HoangHong for your lovely review of Mekong Merchant. Glad you enjoyed our dinner chargrill menu and that you that you get to customise the dish to your liking. Thank you for noticing our wine list with some amazing prices. We will look forward...More

Reviewed June 15, 2018

We had a quick dinner here and found the place to be fantastic. The food is very western if you choose, but there is nothing like a bacon, egg and cheese burger well made!! We all enjoyed our food and the service was great.More

Thank Shaun F
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

Thank you Shaun F for your recent review of Mekong Merchant. Happy to hear you enjoyed everything especially our burger. We use quality ingredients and hope to let them shine. Thanks for mentioning the service, I will pass your comments onto the whole team. Look...More

Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

The menu consists of salads, pastas , sandwiches etc . We had the Caesar salad , a steak , the mushroom risotto and a falafel wrap - all the food was good . The ambience is nice though the outdoor cabin we had did have...More

Thank doitwhileyoucan71
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

Thank you doitwhileyoucan71, We are glad you enjoyed your experience with us especially with the food. Also thank you for mentioning the friendly staff. We work as a great team here and I will be sure to share your lovely comments with the whole team....More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We love coming here for dinner and the food is fantastic. The service is also consistently excellent. A little bit pricey by Vietnam standards, however well worth it. The 3 stars is for ambience- the music is atrocious. It makes us leave without dessert as...More

Thank Danielle H
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

Thank you for spending the time to share your comments. We have responded direct to you via facebook. We have updated some of our night time playlist and changed the way it is shuffled also. Hope you enjoy the new mix. Thank you for mentioning...More

Reviewed May 24, 2018

Food is really average, despite the promises of the extensive menu and the daily specials Prices are pretty high despite the quality Service is smooth Place is very pleasant anytime of the day and well locatedMore

Thank Charles P
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Thank you for making the time to review Mekong Merchant and for enjoying the service from our team. We am sorry to hear you did not enjoy the food when you visited us. I would have hoped that you brought this to our attention while...More

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We are an Australian family with 2 young boys, living and working in HCMC. The meal was great , staff excellent and quick efficient service. Very safe for families and a great place for a holiday treat. The food is good, well presented and appears...More

1  Thank andrew s
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Thank you Andrew S for you nice review of Mekong Merchant. We are very glad you enjoyed the food, the service and the environment. I would disagree only on the point of pricing as we are the same price if not cheaper than a lot...More

Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Look out side the restaurant is very small, it’s look simple, come inside it’s bigger then i thought! service was good, friendly! the decorating in restaurant very interesting!More

Thank willtim787
Jay T, General Manager at Mekong Merchant, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Thank you for your lovely review of Mekong Merchant. Glad you noticed our genuine friendly service, we are very lucky to have a great team and lovely customers. Some guests joke we are a bit of a family and that is the way we like...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Thao Dien | District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 28 3744 7000
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Description
Good location with easy access from street, lovely open and covered setting in the courtyard, children's playroom, one air-conditioned area, professional and attentive staff, kitchen that opens onto the courtyard, good and quick service, good choice of drinks and cocktail specials, excellent prices, good quality locally sourced homemade food.
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