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The BoatHouse Restaurant

40 Lily Road, APSC, 36 Thao Dien, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 8 3744 6790
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Bar, International, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
40 Lily Road, APSC, 36 Thao Dien, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

The location is excellent - hidden away from "busy" upscale Thao Dien district; on the river side offering an excellent view. The whole restaurant is on the "old" (not too well maintained) side - reminiscence of the French colonial style. Service is courteous; setting is...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Minh T
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I often go with Family or even alone everythjng is always served with a smile and guests are often greated by name. At least I am. I highly recommend anyone whk is visiting the compoind eat here anytime of the day. The music creates a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Curious723736
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Today I was treated to lunch at the BoatHouse by a good friend. I had not been there for awhile and to be the honest the last time I went it was not very good. I heard that the BoatHouse had a new manager and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 2012suzanne
Reviewed July 21, 2018

If I could give this place zero stars I would. The seating is nice but that is where it ends. The price of food is crazy, more expensive than Melbourne prices. Actually the most expensive place I've eaten at in Saigon other than Market 39...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tilly A
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

The Cousins have been regulars in the BH for at least 3 years and for the past 2 our Sunday enjoyment has been spoiled by the so called”rock band” that plays there on a weekly basis. Let’s face it, the advantage the BH has is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Ramsays_Cousin
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

The BoatHouse is a very nice location, with a good selection of various food and drinks. Love coming here on weekends ordering Chorizo Hash and Mango smoothie!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank r0kasr
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Always friendly and inviting with good music and atmosphere. Service and views of the river excellent

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Bernie G
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Went for a late lunch midweek. Food was on point, with a friendly & attentive staff. Great place just to chill for a bit.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ZephyrHousing
Reviewed June 20, 2018

perfect spot to hang out and relax, outdoors and by the river so nice on a hot day. i was told the menu was new and it was on point, great stuff. definitely be back

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank josh c
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

It is located by the river inside a beautiful residential compound . There is a good selection of beer on tap . The food is good ( we had the blackened fish , tacos , cauliflower bites etc ) . An wonderful place to spend...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Lily Road, APSC, 36 Thao Dien, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3744 6790
  • E-mail
Offering absolute Saigon riverfront al fresco dining. New American, Mexican, Seafood, International Grill menu with a large kids selection! Extensive Cocktail and Wine List with reasonable pricing. Weekday Happy Hour from 4:30pm - 6:30pm with LIVE Music every Friday! A perfect getaway from the Saigon hustle,
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