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Zest Bistro & Cafe

#5 Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe Ward | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 8 3911 5599
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good55%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 12, 2017
“Fine Eatery in Museum Grounds”
Apr 14, 2017
“Good choice of Asian or western food”
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Cafe, International, Vietnamese, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
#5 Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe Ward | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Cafe located in the grounds of Uncle Tons Museum. Fantastic much needed air conditioning!! Good wifi too. I liked the decorations and the drinks / refreshments were good. Staff were mostly sitting down , made you feel as though you may be troubling them to...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Good food, cold beer and tasty food. Vietnamese, Spanish, Australian and others on menu. Plenty of friendly staff. Our waitress spoke English well.

Thank Tom W
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Clean and modern place with reasonable prices among more expensive hotels. The American breakfast was very good.

Thank ulfj
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Nice food. Friendly staff. Mixture of western food plus Vietnamese food. Big portion. Quiet ambience. Walking distance to main hotel

Thank dannytey888
Reviewed February 12, 2016

I was having dinner at this restaurant in December 2015. Although the restaurant is located in the heart of Saigon, it had very few guests. Menu is abundant, atmosphere and service are good. I hope the restaurant will have more guests in near future.

Thank Thao P
Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

Very friendly and cute staff here. Great atmospheres. Guide us along with food and road chat up with us . Large serving of food. Worth it.

Thank Ahdi R
Reviewed September 22, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is just few mins walk from Lotte hotel. I enjoyed the clean and woody interior decoration of this restaurant. Lots of natural light coming through from the high ceiling glass windows, very pleasant and relaxing seatings. If you are looking for a light...More

Thank Joy-holiday
Reviewed April 26, 2015

we stopped here by pure accident for lunch. girls ordered and were thrilled with their pho we had beers, mentioned we were trying to get to the tunnels and the owner or manager not sure arranged a taxi at a very reasonable price, there and...More

1  Thank filip l
Reviewed January 13, 2014

I had been to Zest before for drinks and it is a lovely venue, particularly the roof terrace. I was organising a dinner for about 10 people and had asked if they could put together a set menu for a certain price. This proved very...More

1  Thank absinythe69
Reviewed September 21, 2013

After living in Saigon for many years, it's nice to find a great new restaurant! The food is really good, the prices are great and you can sit inside or outside. I highly recommend Zest.

1  Thank Jennifer F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: #5 Ton Duc Thang, Ben Nghe Ward | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3911 5599
Looking for a place to relax in this crazy town? Stop looking and come to Zest.Located on the water front, just minutes away from the Bach Dang pier, the newest bistro in town offers one of the nicest views of the river, in a very calm environment. With food from all over the world, our menu is designed for all, as well as our drinks and cocktails.Every Friday nights, Zest is holding live music, bringing the best musician and singer in town, to enhance you night with Jazz, Blues to Rock & Roll music.Let us bring more zest into your Saigon life!
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