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164 Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3838 6661
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Service was amazing the staff are so thorough and spoke reasonable English ! Very good price and portions. Food was so yummy !!! Wide selection, smelled amazing from the second we walked in

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Thank shelby2253
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Food is really good, amazing chicken Korma! A bit disappointed by the place, not very well decorated for the prices of the dishes we would expect something better. Very good service. Good place overall.

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Thank roxanegil
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This restaurant is really good. Most of the staff is Indian and the food is really authentic. I have been to India and the taste, the presentation... everything felt like being back there again! They explained every dish in detail and even they were so busy, they were filling my glass of water all the time and asking us how... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A bustling restaurant in the heart of backpacker area. The food is authentic, decently priced and good. Not the greatest Indian but overall we were satisfied with all of our dishes. It should take care of your Indian food fix if neeeded

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Thank devis0n
Columbus, Ohio
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the indian food here is excellent! i had low expectations being in Vietnam (for Indian food), but trusted the reviews on here and was very pleased. extremely good prices too - this was just as good (if not better) than the vast majority of indian food in the states, but much cheaper. definitely worthwhile if you are in the area... More 

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Thank karr06
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fast and attentive service, great atmosphere, and the best indian food in Vietnam. You can request what level of spice you like and food tastes fresh and very flavourful. It's just simple, easy and delicious!

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Thank Phil K
Phoenix, Arizona
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice in our 4 days in HCMC. The portions are filling, the food was best Indian in Vietnam and the restaurant was always busy. The staff were attentive and cheerful!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After two weeks of (delicious) Vietnamese food, we were eager to get some Indian food. We ended up in Baba's Kitchen located in the heart of Bui Vien (backpacker street). Although the atmosphere is a bit chaotic, you can really enjoy the authentic Indian dishes!

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Thank Rob v
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate when a couple of times when I was in Saigon, I found the food to be good and the service very good, I will eat there again next time I am there.

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Thank liamhog
San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Mostly Indian staff so the food is authentic! It was my first time eating Indian food so while I can't remember the dishes - I remember eating everything! We ordered quite a few dishes but the bill was a fraction of what I had expected it to be! The staff were very friendly, helpful, and accommodating. Very professional.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3838 6661
Description
Saigon's favorite Indian restaurant!

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