June 24, 2021 17:59

5 romantic restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City

  1. 3G Trois Gourmands Saigon

3G Trois Gourmands Saigon is a French restaurant that has been captivating with locals and foreigner, since its inception in 2004. It is housed in 2 storey colonial villa. In the simple interiors, with the quiet location makes it the perfect place for a romantic dinner. The restaurant also has an outdoor dining area with numerous tables overlooking the tropical garden and pool.

On the menu, you'll find plenty of authentic French dishes, such as Lamb Lobster Rolled with Butter Sauce, Seabass with Truffle Sauce and Wine, and Duck Breast with Orange Sauce. 3G Trois Gourmands Saigon also offers a slimming menu. They range in price from $35 to $45, each consisting of an appetizer, appetizer, main dish, homemade cheese and dessert.
If you want to enjoy your meal with wine, ask the owner Gils Brault, as he worked as a sommelier before setting up 3G restaurant Trois Gourmands Saigon, located along Tran Ngoc Dien Road. Less than 20-minute drive from Ho Chi Minh City's District 1, we recommend booking in advance as restaurants tend to be full, especially during weekends and holidays.

  • Open : Daily 11:00 a.m. – 02:00 p.m. and 06:00 p.m. – 09:30 p.m.
  • Location : 39 Tran Ngoc Dien, Thao Dien, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City
  • Tel : +84 90822 58 84
  • Google Map : https://goo.gl/maps/eYd287DuXsCFhVcy5
  1. Lemongrass Saigon

Lemongrass Saigon is a weird restaurant located in a narrow shophouse in District 1. Serving fine Vietnamese cuisine presented with a French flair and serving guests with diligence, this three-story restaurant is one of the top restaurants. Lead of Ho Chi Minh Choose from meat, fish and vegetarian options on the à la carte menu, or trust the chef and choose from one of four set menus available at Lemongrass. Soft candlelight adds to the romance mood, with live music playing.

Lemongrass Restaurant's signature dishes include: Garlic & Almond Butter Prawns (189,000 VND), Lemongrass Grilled Pork Ribs (159,000 VND) and Lemongrass Steamed Clams (119,000 VND). For reccommend dessert are, homemade ice cream (79,000 VND) and mixed tropical fruits (89,000 VND)

Drinks include local and imported beers (59,000 VND), cocktails such as Lemongrass Cocktail (109,000 VND) and fruit juices (between 69,000 VND to 89,000 VND) due to its immense popularity among locals and foreigners in Ho Chi Minh City, Lemongrass Saigon Restaurant has another branch at Palace Hotel Saigon. Diners are located on the 14th floor and can enjoy panoramic views of Nguyen Hue Boulevard and the Saigon River.

  1. EON51 Fine Dining

EON51 Fine Dining is an elegant dining venue with stunning views of Ho Chi Minh City, where diners can enjoy premium wines and Western dishes in a romantic setting. Known for being the tallest fine dining restaurant in the city, it is located on the 51st floor of the Bitexco Financial Tower (about a 5-minute walk from Hotel Majestic Saigon). Warmly lit ceilings, VIP areas with open kitchen concepts, as well as cellars showcase a wide range of wines from France, New Zealand, Australia and Chile.

A standout feature at EON 51 Fine Dining Saigon is the Grilled Cod Fillet, which comes with black olive tappennade served with warm shrimp potato salad (925,000 pickles). If you're a meat lover, try the Welsh Lamb Saddle ( 765,000 Dong) Fried Pigeon Breast (515,000 Dong) or Australian Wagyu Beef Ribs (1,350,000 Dong)

EON 51 Fine Dining Saigon is located in District 1, which is on the same floor as EON51 Sky Bar, while local art exhibitions are regularly held on the Sky Deck where you can buy a variety of souvenirs such as textiles or Vietnamese coffee and tea.

  • Open : Daily 11:00 a.m – 02:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
  • Location : 51st Floor, Bitexco Financial Tower 2, Hai Trieu, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
  • Tel : +84 86291 8751
  • Google Map : https://goo.gl/maps/PvVYuq7nqDamJKDx7

  1. The Deck Saigon

A classy restaurant and bar in Ho Chi Minh City, The Deck Saigon is a top restaurant among locals and wealthy travelers due to its romantic atmosphere, beautiful setting, and great Asian cuisine. Situated along the Saigon River, this alfresco dining venue features glass doors, warm lighting and elegant décor by top local designers, including an outdoor wooden terrace surrounded by bamboo trees and a small pond.

It's open all day, so you can enjoy a Western-style breakfast menu like fruit smoothies, eggs benedict, homemade granola, and pancakes, while brunch and lunch are set. But the fried foie gras and wagyu beef burger go to the bento set. and Phu Quoc shrimp rolls.

The Deck Saigon serves vegetarian and gluten-free meals. Recommended dishes include tuna spring rolls with Chinese vegetables marinated in udon noodles and miso marinated black cod.
Ideal for meeting up with fellow travelers, The Deck Saigon also features lounge chairs surrounding a fully stocked bar with a team of skilled bartenders. Happy hour is between 4pm-6pm daily where you can enjoy champagne, wine, martinis and unique cocktails like the Pair on the River and The Deck Saigon Mojito.

  1. Camargue Saigon

Camargue Saigon is a fine French restaurant set in the courtyard of an old colonial opium factory. Although that is not fine dining, but the atmosphere is sophisticated, and the food served is distinctly French with a slight Vietnamese flair. Highlights include sea bass and squid served with sweet chard, grilled lamb with pepper-rich polenta. Belly and crispy pork knuckle marinated with light spices and caramelized artichoke an excellent wine list is available in several options by the glass. The Camargue Saigon also caters to its loyal customers and changes the chef's recommended menu on a weekly basis.
This place is perfect for enjoying the evening on the terrace upstairs, there is also an excellent wine list at Camargue Saigon, with imported red and white options for around VND 900,000 per glass. It's worth noting that the price range here is higher compared to most international restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City. We also recommend that visitors make reservations at least 24 hours in advance as this trendy restaurant is popular.

  • Open : Daily 12:00p.m. – 12:00a.m.
  • Good : 74 / 7D Hai Ba Trung, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
  • Tel : +84 8 3520 4888
  • Google Map : https://goo.gl/maps/xycE7xjwCQLHXBi1A

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