We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Hai Ba Trung Street | Can Tho Market, Can Tho 65000, Vietnam
Name/address in local language
+84 710 3815 616
Today
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 11:30 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

378 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 211: English reviews
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The restaurant has a lovely location.The food and service were good. Veg and chicken option are limited.

Helpful?
Thank Idana k
Brussels, Belgium
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tourists seem to like this place, so after a few weeks living in Can Tho I thought I'd try it. The food is decent, but wow is this place expensive! I know that the tourist district is more costly than everywhere else in Can Tho but even for the tourist block this was pricey. You can eat the same food... More 

Helpful?
Thank Caroline Z
Level Contributor
34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We liked the vegetarian tandoori and the morning glory. It was really tasty and the breeze was fresh.

Helpful?
Thank Sonja S
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Heard a lot of ranting and raving about this place but to be brutally honest, its a tourist trap right next to the Mekongs unpleasant stench. Cold beer? Forget it, attentiveness? Go elsewhere. Food is ok but when i noted the way the staff brush the place mat remnants onto the floor and just leave it there it gave me... More 

Helpful?
Thank George P
Level Contributor
21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We ate three courses here quite late on a Friday night. The staff were attentive and friendly, and the food was lovely- simple but well cooked and reasonably priced. Nice surroundings on the river, away from some of the hustle and bustle. Would recommend!

Helpful?
Thank Rachel871
Yorktown, Virginia, United States
Level Contributor
252 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Ate both lunch and dinner here. Appeared to be clean and food was reasonable. Did not get sick so that is always a plus. Nice selection of food. Had fried rice with chicken and banana flower fritters both great. Also had shrimp in coconut with mango it was great as well. Everything was very fresh and good. Staff on their... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jon C
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious fresh . western style . location in the center. On the riverside. Great service. Love it!

Helpful?
Thank Inbal D
Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

This is the worst dinner experience we had in Vietnam. Tourist trap. Hair in the food and the chicken dishes were bad quality chicken meat with partial bones, skin and lots of fat. We had much better sautéed chicken for a fraction of the price. The shrimp were supposed to be cooked in coconut milk but the just hang above... More 

Helpful?
Thank LennartBr
Caloundra, Australia
Level Contributor
16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

After a few days of typical Vietnamese food it was nice to find a restaurant overlooking the Mykong which served European food. We had Spaghetti Bolognese and it got 10/10 bit sweet but very nice. Washed down with local red wine & beer. We had 2 mains, 1 dessert, 3 beers & 2 wines 485,000 songs.

Helpful?
Thank Happy794
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant offers a wide range of choice. Located at the Riverside in the Old French Market, it is one of the best locations for dinner. If you're looking for a place without any tourists; don't go here. Meals cost you from 140 to 250 thousand Dong. Set Meals 240. They also offer more exotic good like snake and frog... More 

Helpful?
Thank Elja K

Travelers who viewed Sao Hom also viewed

Can Tho, Mekong Delta
 
Can Tho, Mekong Delta
 

Been to Sao Hom? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $20
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hai Ba Trung Street | Can Tho Market, Can Tho 65000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Mekong Delta  >  Can Tho
  • Phone Number: +84 710 3815 616
Description
Mekong delta and Vietnamese cuisine, but also western dishes to accommodate travelers with kids; overlooking the river in a unique setting.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Sao Hom staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?