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“Very nice apart from one service mistake”
Review of Temple Club

Temple Club
Ranked #84 of 3,459 Restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Vietnamese
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Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed December 13, 2012 via mobile

One of our dishes we ordered, Vietnamese steamed fish was given to the wrong table (and they ate it thinking it was chicken) anyway that was the last serving, so the replacement dish we ordered was drunken coconut prawns and that was pretty average, so left us feeling a bit dissapointed as that was the last dish we ate.

Everything else was amazing. Temple club spring rolls, temple crispy noodles and fried chicken with oyster sauce.

Would recommend

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Thank kiwiNspain
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Reviewed December 8, 2012

On the secon floor of an old European style villa in District 1. it's one of the best place to go in Ho Chi Min City if ur looking for a real good Viet food, a great wine list and a warm atmosphere. Just pay attention at the entrance coz it's really small in between an ice cream place and other shops on the gound floor.

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Thank anderos
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Reviewed December 5, 2012

The restaurant and adjoining lounge is very beautifully decorated. There are nice antiques and it has a feel of French Indochina of old. Amongst the antiques, they have a beautiful old Victrola on display. Very cool. I really enjoy meeting friends here for drinks and to enjoy the ambiance. Very nice and relaxing.

The food is just ok and it is pricey compared to other places in Saigon where you can find much better for cheaper. Personally, I found the food to be a bit two westernized for my tastes. If you're looking for authentic Vietnamese cooking, in my opinion, this isn't the place for you.

In fact, the Temple Club is in a building with a Vietnamese BBQ place upstairs (which is very good) and ice cream downstairs. It can be a great start to an evening to have some pre-dinner drinks at Temple, pop up the stairs for BBQ and then Ice Cream for dessert. We did that one evening and it was great. Three venues in one night and all in one building.

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Thank undergrooveN
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Reviewed December 5, 2012

We spend a great evening at the Temple Club. Service was perfect and food was great.
Good prices and good wine at the glass. A place I recommend...

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Thank steph0808_12
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Reviewed December 4, 2012

This was a fantastic evening - a classically lovely setting and the food was suprisingly creative. Definitely make a reservation and ask for a table at the window. The ambience was awesome. The servers were not engaging, but they were quite busy. Very reasonably priced - this is relative in Vietnam - I had a starter, entree, dessert, and glass of wine for about US$20!

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