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Restaurants in Thao Dien, District 2

Quan 13 : $ Vietnamese. 
Beautiful view on the river. What we like, it’s caramel pork and his garlic fried rice.
Tran Ngoc Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2

Mekong merchant : $$ International
Super terrace, easy to eat what you want, nice place, for everybody.
23 Thao Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2

La Plancha : $$ French
We love their tartar steak and wine too.
25 Tran Ngoc Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2

Snap Café : $$ International
You are in Holidays. Beautiful garden, a big playground for kids, a book swap, live music during the weekend, ….
32 Tran Ngoc Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2

KoKois : $$ International
Restaurant, Café, Boutique, Tea time, DJ during the week end, the place to be. Taste their cakes, deserts.
24 Thao Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2

Tama River : $$ Japanese
Super fresh seafood, very qualitative.
23 Thao Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2, at the opposite of Mekong Merchant

Boat House : $$ International
We are in Holidays!
44 Lily road, Thao Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2, inside BP compound, near APSC supermarket

Blu bar and Grill : $$ International and Vietnamese
Just near the river, calm, natural, relaxing place.
Riverside | Thao Dien Ward - District 2

Papagayo : $$ French
Mmmmm!! Super Pizzas, super Burgundy Beef, nice place to take a drink too.
18 Tran Ngoc Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2

The Deck : $$$ International
Super Happy hour, lounge, near the river.
38 Nguyen U Di, Tran Ngoc Dien Street | Thao Dien Ward - District 2

La Villa : $$$ French
14 Ngo Quang Huy | Thao Dien Ward, District 2

Mad House : $$ International 
Best steak in Thao Dien. 
6/1/2 Nguyễn Ư Dĩ, Thảo Điền, Quận 2, Hồ Chí Minh

The Labo
91, Xuan Thuy, Thao Dien ward, HCMC

Restaurants in District 3

L'Atelier des Rêves : $$$ French 
Gastronomy ! Staff is very friendly and attentive. Food very tasty. 
20/5 Ky Dong, District 3

Pho Le 2 : $ Vietnameese
Best Pho in the town !
303-305 Võ Văn Tần, phường 5, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh

Restaurants in District 1

Cuc Gach Quan, Vietnamese Cuisine $$
Lovely court yard, house, like 1950.
10 Dang Tat, Tan Dinh - D1 

Nha Hang Ngon, Vietnamese Cuisine $$
Lovely court yard
160 Pasteur, - D1 

SH Garden, Vietnamese Cuisine $$
Very Nice Terrace.
98 Nguyen Hue - D1 

Pizza 4P's – Upmarket Pizza (Japanese )
The best pizza in town
8/15 Le Thanh Ton street, D1

Ciao Bella – Italian Cuisine $$
Traveller’s choice winner 2012 - Fun atmosphere
11 Dong Du Street , D1 

Suzuki (Japanese )
The best Ramen in town8/5 Le Thanh Ton street, D1

Hum Vietnamese Vegetarian $$
Very beautiful and tasty food
32 Vo Van Than – Same St as War Remnants Museum

May Restaurant - Vietnamese and International Cuisine
The best set lunch in D1.
19-21 Dong Khoi Street, Dist. 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

JJ's BBQ $ / $$
Meat lovers paradise279 Pham Ngu Lao Street

Saigon Grill – Vietnamese BBQ $$
Great views of the city,
91 Pasteur, Top Floor Terrace , Ben Nghe Ward, District 1

Quan Ut Ut : $$ - BBQ
Best BBQ - Ribs are fantastic ! 
60 Trường Sa, Phường 17, Quận Bình Thạnh, Ho Chi Minh City

Saffron Mediterranean Bistro : $$
51 Hai Bà Trung, Ben Nhé Ward, District 1

Bars & Coffee

Bar-Lounge-Club de Jazz, cozy and jazzy atmosphere, very good cocktails 
14 Ton That Dam, District 1

Mix and Paint 
Bar artistic and hip hop - Good music - live arts - international Dj’s - giant screen for games - good atmosphere - good beers. 
93 Xa Lo Ha Noi, Thao Dien Ward, Dist. 2

Heart of Darkness
Awesome place to hang out with friends and taste a variety of craft beers. Decent music and attentive staff make this an amazing place to start or finish your weekday, evening or even weekends.31D Ly Tu Trong, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1

Bia Craft
Very good Craft beers - good atmosphere.
1 Lê Ngô Cát, phường 7, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh OR 90 Xuan Thuy, Thao Dien, District 2.

One of the best place in Saigon to party, drink, dance and listen to music. Nice place, Nice foods and Nice view. Good music and great events.
97 Hai Bà Trưng, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh

Saigon Outcast
A very convivial bar, thanks to its large climbing wall, free on Wednesdays for girls, and on Thursdays for boys. You can have drinks with friends or take advantage of all the activities as skateboarding, movies, concerts, BBQs…
188 Nguyễn Văn Hưởng, Thảo Điền, District 2, Ho Chi Minh

For beer lovers, Biacraft is the place to be, with a wide range of local craft beers available . And a great and convival atmosphere reigns in this bar opened on the exterior !
90 Xuan Thuy, Thao Dien, D2, HCMC

The bodega
37 Xuân Thủy, Thảo Điền, District 2

Mamma Mia Café 
762-764 Nguyen Thi Dinh, Phuong Thanh My loi, Quan 2, Ho Chi Minh 

Padma de Fleur
55/6 Le Thi Hong Gam, Phuong Nguyen Thai Bin, District 1, HCMC

Loft Cafe
26 Ly Tu Trong, Ben Nghé, District 1, HCMC 

The Fig 
15 Nguyen Thi Huynh, Phuong 8, Phu Nhuan District, HCMC

Wheel House
313 Nguyen Trang Tuyen, Phuong 10, Phu Nhuan District, HCMC

Tram Cafe 
100 Tran Huy Lieu, Phuong 15, Phu Nhuan District, HCMC

M2C Cafe
44B Ly Tu Trong, Ben Nghé, District 1, HCMC

70B Lê Lợi, Phường Bến Thành, Quận 1, HCMC

Saint Honoré
17 Tran Ngoc Dien, Thao Dien ward, District 2, HCMC


Hôtel des Arts Saigon, MGallery
76-78 Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai, District 1

Chill Sky Bar
AB Tower, 76 Lê Lai, District 1

Glow Sky Bar
93 Nguyen Du, District 1

Air 360 Sky Bar
136-138 Le Thi Hong Gam, District 1

Social Clubs

AFV : L'amicale des francophones au Vietnam

International Ladies Vietnam


Manpower Vietnam

Navigos Group 

Vietnam Works


Robert Walters


Things to do

Vespa Adventures - $
48/10 Dien Bien Phu 

Nam Viet Voyage
They organize some mototours, bycicle tours, boat tours in HCMC

AO Show - $
48/10 Dien Bien Phu 

Sophie’s Art Tour - $
48/10 Dien Bien Phu 

Van Thanh Swimming pool - $
Mid-week is very relaxing, nice park and BBQ area also
48/10 Dien Bien Phu 

Dam Sen Water Park
Fun day out for children
03 Hoa Binh | Ward 3, District 11

Suoi Tien Theme Park - $ 
Water park, rides and wildlife
Tan Phu Ward, Dist. 9 

Saigon Outcast D2
Regular events, skate board ramp and free weekly movie night
188/1 Nguyen Van Huong | Ward Thao Dien. District 2

Saigon River Express
Tours, one and two day mostly
2 Dong Khoi Street, District 1 

Binh Quoi Village 
48/10 Điện Biên Phủ, Phường 28, Ward Bình Thạnh


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VietnamMM : Food delivery

Kitchen : frozen meals

Manicure & Pedicure : Art Nails
Near Burger King, Thao Dien, District 2, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

Organic Fresh Juice 
Best fresh juice in the town.
207 Bùi Viện, Phường Phạm Ngũ Lão, D1

Organik Shop

Organica Shop

Binh Quoi Village
You may find numerous thatched cottages in the northern countryside, sitting by the riversides enjoying fresh coconut under the shade of coconut trees.
48/10 Điện Biên Phủ, Phường 28, Bình Thạnh, Hồ Chí Minh

Big C
Supermarket where you can mostly find everything you need. 
12 Quoc Huong, Thao Dien ward, District 2, HCMC 

Cinema CGV Thao Dien Pearl
12 Quoc Huong, Thao Dien ward, District 2, HCMC

Nice shop to treat yourself, especially if you are a girl, you will find tons of jewelry. 
61, Thao Dien street, Thao Dien Ward, District 2, HCMC

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