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Asian Kitchen

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185/22 Pham Ngu Lao | Pham Ngu Lao Area, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3836 7397
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00:00 - 23:59
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Galway, Ireland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had the Vietnamese curry and my bf had one of the beef stir fries and both were delicious. Staff were really friendly and spoke English. Overall a great experience and can't figure out why it isn't rated higher!

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Thank RCPSHP
Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of choice on the menu, so went back the following night. Both meals excellent, and plenty of it. Normal Happy Hour deals apply. Staff were friendly, and on the ball. Had to wait for a table the second visit, so that says something.

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Thank Twinkletoes200
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to Asian Kitchen, hidden away down a quiet alley, 4 times. Great service (not "London high class", but then this is HCM, great for location), inexpensive and well made food. Leagues above most in the area for food, service and atmosphere. I've seen and spoken with at least two travelling couples who came every night of their trips.... More 

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Thank Dave M
Elgin, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For our last lunch in saigon before returning to the UK, we found this fabulous little restaurant, down a narrow lane near the hotel. The menu was fairly extensive and we really enjoyed our choices: fish in clay pot and a seafood hotpot. Both came sizzling hot, the hotpot with its own burner. We were away from the worst traffic... More 

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Thank paterles57
Elda
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best place on the area. Very friendly staff and great quality value. The perfect place to chill down from the city. 100% recommend if you are around.

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Thank elda81
Taipei, Taiwan
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chinese style Vietnamese food, was kinda busy; we have fried rice, chicken hot pot and pork had rice noodle, seasoning is okay but not what I call delicious; Saigon green is 12k here.

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Thank sc0326
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took uber from Ben Thanh Market area and cost VND 24k to reach. Really amazed with the varieties of menu they have! So many choices, we order the crocodile hot pot and the soup is nice. Curry is quite special but abit diluted. Fried fish with butter lemon is not that good. We quite love the banana n strawberry smoothies... More 

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1 Thank HRUSICE
Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is hidden in an alley between Bui Vien and Pham Ngu Lao street, but it's worth visiting. The staffs speak very good English, one of them can even speak French. The decoration is nice and refreshing. Moreover, the food is amazing, with a reasonable price.

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1 Thank Maxine7385
Shanghai, China
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Particularly loved the Vietnamese curry and spring rolls. Smoothies were delicious too. Great value for family of 4!

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1 Thank Jeffrey B
Portland, Oregon
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing much to say here. The food was ok but nothing stood out as really good or bad. The service was fine and the restaurant is a decent size. In a city full of amazing food this was a little disappointing.

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1 Thank Adam V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185/22 Pham Ngu Lao | Pham Ngu Lao Area, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3836 7397

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?