Coming to Saigon, besides considering where to go, and what to play, the cuisine is also a major concern. If you are coming to Saigon or you are here already but it’s quite a task to find yourself and your family a reasonable dining spot, this article gives you some great suggestions to know the top 10 restaurants in Saigon which known as Ho Chi Minh city in the last few decades.
Let’s explore the top 10 most famous restaurants in Saigon!
Bring you the experience of regional Vietnamese dishes, which are aromatic, succulent, and unlike any other Vietnamese restaurant in Vietnam. The food is cooked using unique recipes to bring out the true flavor of ingredients and Vietnamese spices to create fine textures and best combination.
A cozy and simple Vietnam space will make you extremely satisfied when being here. Diners can enjoy a cool dinner at the terrace while watching the flow of people at the Ben Thanh market.
- Price range: 75,000 – 170,000 VND/dish.
- Address: 194 Le Thanh Ton, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
The chain of Hoang Yen Buffet’s restaurants
This place has been famous all over Saigon, as a brand and quality affirmation. So it’s a miss if this post does not mention this brand name. It’s no doubt if this restaurant holds a position in the top 10 great restaurants in Saigon.
Coming here, you can have delicious buffet with more than 60 lunch dishes and 70 dinner dishes that make you dizzy to choose, not only that is extremely tired when you have to run out of compliments.
Hoang Yen Buffet is the crystallized place of culinary culture in the North-Middle-South region from countless street and rural specialties to sophisticated and unique delicacies. The decor of Hoang Yen’s classy presentation, exquisite presentation dish, mixed with many attractive colors, extremely stimulating the taste
- Price range: 215,000 – 370,000 VND / person (without drink)
- Address: Melinh Point, 1st Floor, 02 Ngo Duc Ke, Dist 1
Gạo (Rice) Restaurant
A place to satisfy the homesickness of the many people. A place to show diners how beautiful a traditional Vietnamese meal is. In addition, the space has a luxurious and cozy beauty, Rice will certainly always warm the hearts of Vietnamese people when coming here. Especially, Rice also has a small yard outside, inspired by the scenery of ancient Vietnam village: there are bamboo village, rice mill, wooden wheels, etc.
The restaurant has always focused and placed a lot of meticulousness with dishes from rice ingredients. The menu is rich of traditional dishes with three regions of flavors that have long been a home of many Saigonese.
- Price range: 280,000 – 300,000 VND / person
- Address: 33 Le Quy Don, Ward 7, Dist 3
The chain of Wrap and Roll Restaurant
Possessing a unique menu and wrap with flavors typical of 3 regions of North – Central – South, Wrap & Roll has long become a famous restaurant chain in Saigon. With a variety of appetizers, main courses, rice, noodles, noodles, hot pots, side dishes and tea or herbal desserts, the restaurant will definitely give you an unforgettable experience.
The medium-sized spaces with a logical layout, arrangement of furniture, the use of color tones, lights, space of Wrap & Roll restaurant system still creates for diners feel comfortable, private but close enough to enjoy their meal the fullest.
- Address: 11 Huynh Thuc Khang Street, Dist 1
Diners can also find other addresses by search this branch name in Google Map application.
Chain of Din Ky Restaurant
For more than 25 years of understanding the taste of Saigonese, Din Ky has long become a familiar address when it comes to Saigon cuisine. Coming to Nguyen Trai branch (137C Nguyen Trai Street, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1), diners will discover 400 special dishes of European – Asian – Vietnamese – Chinese cuisine style, and Cong Hoa branch (142/18 Cong Hoa, Ward 4, Tan Binh District,) will be an interesting “drinking place” with all kinds of seafood and draft beer.
With the open design, at Din Ky Seafood Restaurant (Cong Hoa branch), diners can easily catch the green of trees, the white color of clouds or enjoy the fresh air in the outdoor area. Staying away all the noise, chaos of daily life when dining with family and friends here.
- Price range: 110,000 – 300,000 VND / person
- Address 1: 142/18 Cong Hoa, Ward 4, Tan Binh Dist (Seafood branch)
- Address 2: 137C Nguyen Trai, Ben Thanh Ward, Dist 1 (European-Asian-Vietnamese-Chinese cuisine branch)
- Address 3: 6-8 Hong Ha, Ward 9, Phu Nhuan Dist (Buffet branch)
Soa Soa Restaurant
Soa Soa is a Chinese restaurant with a cozy space. Besides, the decoration in the restaurant also brings sophistication and impression. It does not have a separate dining room but the rows of tables are divided in different styles very harmonious.
This restaurant mainly serves hotpot dishes selected by the customers themselves, and the menu is quite diverse for customers to choose. The wonderful hot pot broth next to Soa Soa’s unique sauce will make your hot pot more attractive than ever. There are nearly twenty flavors of broth with ten types of mushrooms and five different types of tofu.
- Price Range: 130,000 – 150,000 VND / person
- Address: 64 Pham Ngoc Thach, Ward 6, Dist 3
An Nam Quan chain
An Nam Quan is a chain of specialty restaurants in the Middle region, so the decoration of this chain is also very simple and rustic with bamboo tables and chairs and a minimalist tone. Despite being simple, diners still see neat and clean by the airy space and harmony in each item.
The menu of the An Nam Quan chain has more than 80 famous specialties of the Middle region, especially dishes originating from Da Nang city. From simple and close ingredients, the dishes here are always pleasing to customers, especially with chicken on the tray.
- Price range: 120,000 – 200,000 VND / person
- Address: 51B Tu Xuong, ward 7, Dist 3
- Address: 59 Nguyen Binh Khiem, Da Kao, Dist 1
Aloha Boys Poke
This restaurant can be easily one of the best suggestions in Saigon’s top 10 restaurants list. A neat and cozy space, very suitable for groups of 2 to 3 people. Besides, the harmony with nature through trees and items as well as decoration here will make you feel comfortable and close to nature.
If you are a vegan or you are looking for a healthy and nutritious meal from nature, this is the smartest choice for you. The layout is extremely eye-catching and the freshness of the ingredients will make you satisfied.
- Price range: 50,000 – 200,000 VND
- Address: 242 De Tham Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, Dist 1
Shamballa Vegetarian Restaurant & Tea House
Located in the center of Saigon, at first glance like a mysterious castle in Tibetan style both classical and modern. Certainly, entering the restaurant, diners will immediately feel the tranquility and relaxation in their souls.
Lotus, carpentry wood, baked bricks, young seedlings, coconut shells … inspire a space of pure vegetarian cuisine and meditation.
The food here has received extremely positive reviews from diners, from colors, flavors to great nutrition. Drinks are also very interesting because of the combination of familiar but delicious vegetables and rich in vitamins.
- Price range: 50,000 – 500,000 VND/dish
- Address: 17-19 Trinh Van Can, Ward Ong Lanh bridge, Dist 1
9 Định Restaurant
If you are working somewhere away from the center of Ho Chi Minh City but you do need a good restaurant to have your meal or party, this place is definitely what you are looking for. The space is very spacious, which is nearby a small canal and also full of green from plants and trees. The uniform of servers here is Áo Bà ba, giving you a Mekong Delta River atmosphere.
The most famous dish here is wild boar, especially the main material raised and monitored by the restaurant owner so the quality is always guaranteed. Besides, the dishes made from poultry are also extremely fresh.
- Address: 816/46 Nguyen Duy Trinh, Phu Huu ward, Dist 9 – Phu Huu rotation
Those are the top 10 restaurants in Saigon to visit if you want to enjoy them to the fullest. I hope you find this article useful and enjoy the foods in Saigon.