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Ngoc Tho

175/9 Pha Ngu Lao Street, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3836 0162
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
175/9 Pha Ngu Lao Street, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

This was the first restaurant we visited when we arrived in Ho Chi Minh City, based on the reviews we were looking forward to our first taste of Vietnamese cooking and were not disappointed! Firstly the menu has a huge selection of vegetarian foods to...More

Thank olivethislots
Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Extremely good food, fair prices and very friendly personell. Huge selection of local, international and vegetatian dishes. Went there already twice and will come back for sure. Also visited by local people. Defenitely recommended!

Thank Keflor
Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

The menu has lots of different options and what we had was really good. Fast bringing the food, very friendly waitress and nice place. Plus is not expensive compared to other restaurants around

Thank unaideaunviaje
Reviewed January 29, 2015 via mobile

We (2 couples) had dinner there last night and it was awesome!! The staff is really friendly! You must order vegetarian food there, even if you're not a vegetarian. The food tastes great and portions are really big, enough for a really hungry man:-) and...More

1  Thank longday88
Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Delicious vegetarian Vietnamese food - the rice noodle soup was amazing and so filling. Lovely staff. Don't be confused by the sign in the photos with 'Vietnamese Aroma' - this is not the place!

Thank LauraLimbs
Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

It is a small restaurant in the backpacker quarter. I liked all the food extremely and the service is excellent. A good place when you want to eat vegetarian. And it is also not expensive.

1  Thank ElmarBacher
Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

We tried to find good vegetarian cafe in central part of Saigon, but it's was very difficult. This place was near our guesthouse and we decided to try. Nice menu and big portions. Also very testy. If you looking vegetarian place - it's a good...More

1  Thank AntonKnz
Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

After seeing so many great reviews online i was looking forward to trying out this place but kind of wish i hadnt bothered. I ordered wheat noodles and veg (from the vegetarian menu) but when it came out i saw there was beef in it....More

1  Thank daisy17890
Reviewed December 25, 2013

After some hit and miss dining in HCMC, I was very happy to find this cute family restaurant. It's off an alley so its a bit quieter and fun to sit in front and people watch. We only ordered off the vietnamese part of the...More

Thank PS00011
Reviewed June 24, 2013

Lovely and friendly staff, one girl spoke english very well. The menu has a lot of choices from vietnam/thai influences, lots of salads and veg combinations, lovely spring rolls. The menu also has meat choices! Clean and comfortable setting, with very low prices, only one...More

Thank Jasmine E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175/9 Pha Ngu Lao Street, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3836 0162
District 1, Backpackers' Area
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