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Bloom Saigon Restaurant (Non-Profit Restaurant)

3/5 Hoang Sa, Dakao Ward, District 1 | Ward Dakao, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 8 3910 1277
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ginger duck” (2 reviews)
“broiled fish” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3/5 Hoang Sa, Dakao Ward, District 1 | Ward Dakao, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely old building tucked away off the road. Seated in a high ceilinged upstairs room with 4 tables. Friendly and careful service. Everything prepared from scratch but worth the wait. A peaceful and enjoyable dinner in a restaurant that makes a big difference to many...More

Thank mariaben64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best meals we had in Saigon Had various dishes all were very good Great Service A little hard to find but worth the effort

Thank Helent5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As advertised in Tripadvisor, the food tasted very good. Although the service was very long around 30mins to 45mins waiting time. I guessed the cooks are students that’s the reason why. Anyway the food was very authentic Vietnamese. The soft crab was just yummy.

Thank Butch D
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

We came here in a group of 20 of us; highly recommended based on TripAdvisor rating/review. We came here twice; 2 consecutive nights. Food is great but they really can’t handle big crowds as there were missing orders and my cousin’s family had finished the...More

Thank Glittering_Angel
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

The staff of Company of Grace (vocational training centre for those with a disability) and I went to this awesome restaurant, Bloom Saigon last week for lunch. They were very supportive of working with us in the future, they also treated us with a delicious...More

Thank Luarne C
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

We had a set menu on organised tour Good verity of food and very accommodating to any special needs Good flavours and some spice but Could add more source if you wanted more heat Authentic Vietnamese in aircon restaurant Culinary training non profit

Thank Phil2401
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Worth seeking out. Set in a lovely colonial era building they offer a great selection of food and drink and you have the satisfaction of knowing your meal is going towards a good cause.

Thank Neth L
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious lunch today. Food was fresh and beautifully presented the young staff members were helpful and efficient. Worth a visit!

Thank CCMelinda
Reviewed April 9, 2018

It was not crowed when we went there. We choose the room where we were the only guest in that room. Warming environment with good flavour vietnamese foods. The service is not very good, the foods take long time to be serviced. Not good decoration...More

Thank Mic N
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

The location of the restaurant might not be easy to find or very attractive but the place is great! We had a number of sharing dishes and the food was great of taste in all cases. Definitely recommended!

Thank DSMeboer
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allan b
June 3, 2018|
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Response from Yen-Linh T | Property representative |
Hi Allan B, the prices range from 50-+200k VND. You can take a look at their online delivery. The menu with prices is published there. Go to: vietnammm and look bloom-saigon-restaurant
pochay c
February 26, 2017|
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Response from Yen-Linh T | Property representative |
Hi there everyone, The menu at Bloom Saigon Restaurant is a la carte. We offer set menu options upon request to tour groups, companies and etc. If you don't eat duck, there are many other delicious dishes to select from... More
September 17, 2015|
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Response from Yen-Linh T | Property representative |
Dear GreenTeaLeaves, we offer... 1. Banana fritter + 1 ice cream (choice of ice) 2. Ice cream flavors: Vanilla ginger, Chocolate chips, Strawberry Choco-coffee, Rum raisin, Coconut Durian, Black sesame 3. Fresh fruits... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3/5 Hoang Sa, Dakao Ward, District 1 | Ward Dakao, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3910 1277
  • E-mail
A stone throw away from the famous "Lunch Lady" who was discovered by Anthony Bourdain, non-profit Restaurant Bloom Saigon serves you healthy authentic Vietnamese delicacies and street foods made with fresh, quality ingredients in a nice French colonial inspired villa. Our chefs concoct mouth watering dishes using top quality meats and no additives, such as MSG. If you look for an escape of the crowded streets of Ho Chi Minh City, then Bloom Saigon is the right oasis for you. The previous name was MAY restaurant, now operating under Bloom Saigon name with all the same quality of food and service, not even more. The same May restaurant kitchen team. It has been operated as a charity ACWP- (Aid to children without parent) to train local disadvantaged youth , 100% profit will be used to support ACWP 's programs in Vietnam and Cambodia . Come to try it out.
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