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Skewers

9A Thai Van Lung Street, District 1 | 9A Thái Văn Lung, Q.1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3822 4798
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (19 reviews)
“clam chowder” (11 reviews)
“baba ganoush” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Soups, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9A Thai Van Lung Street, District 1 | 9A Thái Văn Lung, Q.1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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1 - 10 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 16 December 2017

We had dinner here and ordered baked eggplant and zuccini. It was layered with goat cheese, feta, cream cheese, onion and tomato with marinara sauce. The meal was top notch, not far from the standard of a comparable dish eaten frequently in a Turkish restaurant,...More

Thank MulleEllum
Reviewed 28 November 2017

good food and always even in taste and presentation...good news as service is getting better and better

Thank frederic c
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The only word describes this restaurant is "wow". I've been there to the restaurant on 3rd of September for dinner with friends. The food was fantastic, as well as their service with reasonable pricing. We order many different plates and every one of them was...More

1  Thank Reza A
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I've been here multiple times and usually have our business dinners on the 2nd floor of the restaurant. Food is excellent with a broad selection of international wines. Great place to hold a group dinner or just a cozy night out for two. Warm European...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Frienfly staff, nice place for meeting friends, but i little disapointed, from food. Especially from mussaka, this dish is not mousaka maybe papoutsaki another dish from Greece use aubergines meat and cream but not moussaka. But i will come again to taste your beef gyros,...More

1  Thank rosariohanah
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

After reading various reviews I have decided to book a table here for my birthday celebration with close friends. Dimly lit restaurant area upstair makes for a cosy night; waiters were polite but could have been a tad friendlier. We opted for goat cheese tart...More

Thank Allie HoangAnh D
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Very impressed from the start with the service. Food was lovely. Would definitely return if staying longer.

Thank Northland-Kim
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place with good service but like most restaurants in Saigon the cooks have no idea how to cook a steak to order. Ordered a steak medium-well and it could have walked off the plate. Send it back and told them to cook until no...More

Thank Paul E
Tristan N, Owner at Skewers, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hello Paul, Thank you for your patronage and time to review us on TA despite a very poor review. We have been grilling steak for over 17 years and we never have this problem. I would love to meet with you if you get a...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

I've been here many years and the food quality never fails, not top notch but always above average. Love the pastas and soups there.

Thank BabyMun
Tristan N, Owner at Skewers, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Dear BabyMun Thank you for your patronage and time to review us. We don't normally received review from TA despite being open for over 17 years. Hope to see you soon and thanks again. Tristan

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to go to Skewers by Nick's Darwin friend, Doug Chan, so we did. Not disappointed with food. Some staff barely spoke English but one, affectionately known as Patrick, spoke pretty good English & we talked abour lots of things, least of all...More

Thank enzof810
Tristan N, Owner at Skewers, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Dear Enzof810 Thank you for your review and patronage. Will definitely relay the message to Patrick and the rest of the staff. They all speak English but most are quite timid to speak up. Hope to see you again in the near future. Tristan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9A Thai Van Lung Street, District 1 | 9A Thái Văn Lung, Q.1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3822 4798
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Description
Located near the Opera House, Caravelle and The Park Hyatt Hotel (5 minutes walk). Skewers has been open since July of 2000. The restaurant has 2 level, ground floor with 30+ seating, bar area and open kitchen. 1st floor with 12 tables, plus a cigar/smoking lounge. Skewers is open for lunch and dinner only. From 11:30 to 2pm and 6pm to 11pm. The kitchen last order is at 10:30pm. The restaurant is good for groups, wine tasting, lunch, special dinner, entertaining clients, romance, delivery and reservation.
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