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Luong Son (Bo Tung Xeo)

31 Ly Tu Trong | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
84-8/825-1330
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bbq beef” (11 reviews)
“garlic rice” (4 reviews)
“wild boar” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Barbecue, Asian, Vietnamese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
31 Ly Tu Trong | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 24 July 2017

I have seen a few of the other reviews and it appears this place has a reputation for the more exotic dishes. I went with a couple of locals and my recommendation is stick to what they do best- look what the other locals are...More

Thank Pwillholme
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This restaurant was just by our hotel and had a very varied menu if you fancy being adventurous. The scorpion starter was suggested by a fellow diner and took his word the legs/claws tasted like crackling. They do! It was fun as a family to...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

You can literally eat anything here, from crocodile to pigeon and you get a nice little coal cooker to cook your meal on. There is of course all the traditional meals, beef, chicken, salmon bodes well with the sultry, steamy Ho Chi Minh atmosphere washed...More

Thank scowalkabout
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We went here in a big group (16 people). A friend and I good cold an unsalted fries, my deep fried crocodile was loaded with bones and flakes which was unbeatable. My friends dish never came and when we asked for it they just said...More

Thank Alina P
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My family and I went here specifically for the fried crickets and they did not disappoint! The crickets were well prepared and delicious. One order includes 10 pieces. Overall, the menu has "exotic" items which aren't found on many menus in Vietnam. in other words,...More

Thank Asiarep
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We have been there many times and always enjoyed it. However, recently that has changed. Food quality is down and the prices are up. Ordered the BBQ beef and we noticed the amount was less then in the past, and when it was ready to...More

Thank Gojoban
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a local. The food was delicious. There are plenty of unusual foods on offer here like scorpions, crocodile etc but we didn't try any of those. Staff were friendly and helpful and one spent time playing with our young son...More

Thank Sensei2010
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I've try a deep fried scorpion, it was a little bit crunchy. Crickets tasted better. And I tried a crocodile also, it tasted similiar to pork but fatty with taste of fish. I quess, a fair, clean BBQ restaurant with reasonable prices..

1  Thank olduss
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Just arrived in Saigon as last part of our Vietnam tour.This place was suggested by our travel company and was great.Authentic Vietnamese experience with exotic menu but everyday favs like beef and prawns.Fantastic service and food.Cold beers.Clean toilets(as in most places we have been in...More

Thank SingaporeMario
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I visited on my last night in HCM. Prompt attentive service and tasty BBQ you cook yourself at the table over charcoal. Delicious sauces, cold beer. What's not to like?

Thank Peter S
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Response from CambridgeElizabeth | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure you will be able to - though they serve beer etc. explain it's a special occasion and you've brought a special bottle all the way from Oz. Have fun.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Ly Tu Trong | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: 84-8/825-1330
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