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Rico Taco

$$ - $$$Mexican, Latin,
29 Ngo Thoi Nhiem | Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
+84 90 399 90 82
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
29 Ngo Thoi Nhiem | Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered lunch at the office from a 3rd party delivery service. Got the tacos and guac. Guac was very good. Tacos were good and would have been better had they been in corn tortillas. Overall, good but a bit pricey. Regardless, this is the...More

Thank E5743XBdavidw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great, we had the taco combo and loved it. Tacos tasted really nice and fresh . The nachos was too cheesy for my taste but still tasted really good. Sauces and guacamole was also delicious. Service was at par, but not outstanding in...More

Thank Johann M
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Great location (across from the Acoustic Cafe). Open air seating. I had their Taco Plate, four small tacos, enough to be satisfied. Very clean, with good service. Average prices for this area.

Thank SaigonDoug
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this place near our hotel in district three. Amazing food and generous portion sizes. A must visit

Thank mgl87
Reviewed September 5, 2018

I have given every Mexican restaurant I ever found in Asia a try. This is the first one that really stands up well to what you would expect. True Mexican food, not Asia Mexican food that doesn’t taste like anything I ever had in even...More

1  Thank paulpQ8439QR
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Colorful! Friendly! Tasty to beat! Always fun to share a meal of texmex in Ho Chi Minh City, a place of international eats!

1  Thank Jane V
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

super in love to how good their food is😍 we ordered the combo of nachos and quesadillas and just added seabass salad and the mouth-watering homemade dark chocolate mousse. every thing is good ☺️

1  Thank AizeeMarie
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

There are so many Mexican restaurant in town but to me, this is the best by far. Yummy burritos and tacos. A bit tucked away in a small street but well worth it to drive all the way here.

Thank AnhN1131
Reviewed July 3, 2018

I went multiple times and received different service. It depends on which young person you get. The staff is many young kids and they are not supervised. The food was OK but the portions were small and most Mexican restaurants you get free chips and...More

1  Thank Deralm
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Well prepared and well Served Mexican food made with fresh ingredients served in a friendly warm environment. I have been here many times and the food and service have always been consistent. Enjoy the food and cocktails......

Thank Steven S
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December 10, 2015|
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Response from residentexpat | Reviewed this property |
You're right, Bill. The map shows it on Ly Chinh Thang but Khoi Thom is located on Ngo Thoi Nhiem, between the intersections with Le Quy Don and Tran Quoc Thao in D3, close to the border with D1. An easy walk, as you say... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Ngo Thoi Nhiem | Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 90 399 90 82
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Authentic Mexican cuisine by Chef Alejandro Torres in an al fresco setting inspired by late architect Ricardo Legoretta.
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