Say goodbye to the noisy, crowded and busy eateries, if you have enough time and money, come to a bistro at least once and enjoy a good meal here.
Eating is one of the best things to do making the life happier. However, due to busy life, the time for eating is gradually decreasing. In the morning or in the evening, in the restaurant or at home, we have to eat as fast as possible. Gradually, eating becomes a habit, an unconscious action. We seemly forget the excitement of waiting for a dish or the happiness of enjoying an attractive meal.
Forget the meals with only a purpose “Eat to be full”. If you have time and money, enjoying a delicious meal in the following bistro sets in Saigon (Bistro is the word using to refer to a small and cozy restaurant). The highligh of dishes in bistro is all dishes are fresh and carefully processed in order to bring an unforgettable culinary experience.
Bui – Vietnamese Bistro
- Address: 1st floor, 39 Ly Tu Trong, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh city
- Opening hours: From 9:00 to 22:00
- Average price: 30,000 to 250,000VND
Right from its name, surely you can guess what will be sold in here. “Bui” is a shop in bistro style specialized in the familiar Vietnamese dishes. You can image that when coming here, you will have the feeling of sitting in your home when you were young, from the simple space with the familiar objects to the menu with dishes like your mother often cooks at the weekend. “Familiar” and “cozy” are the most exact words to talk about “Bui”.
The menu of this bistro is quite diversified with a series of famous Vietnamese dishes. If you have the opportunity to come here, do not forget to enjoy the featured dishes of this bistro such as Fried crabs with taramind sauce, the cobia with sour bamboo shoot, Fried bacons with lemon grass and chili and simmered fish with galangal. Although being located in the center of District 1, the price of this restaurant is quite reasonable, about 1 milion dong/ meal for 4 people.
- Address: 25 Ho Tung Mau, Nguyen Thai Binh ward, District 1
- Opening hours: 7:30 – 01:00
- Average price: 20,000 to 100,000VND
Nu Bistro has a convenient location; right on Ham Nghi road and 2 minutes walk from Bitexco. If Bui is the space for those who love the nostalgia and Vietnamese dishes, Nu Bistro is the paradise for those who are passionated in world cuisine and modern atmosphere. In here, you will have the opportunity to enjoy many dishes which is insprised of the European and American countries with Vietnamese price.
An advice for you before going to Nu, you should spend some minutes finding out its menu if you do not want to be confused with hundreds dishes in English. The food in here is served in 5 different timeslots including in the morning (7:30 to 10:00), at noon (10:00 to 14:00), in the afternoon (14:00 to 18:00), in the evening (18:00 to 22:00) and in night (21:00 to 1:00).
In additon to delicious dishes with beautiful decoration, the plua point of this bistro is the comfortable and cozy space which is suitable for talking and dating – like the spirit of a bistro. The best dishes in here include Stewed duck breast, Italian seafood pasta, salmon fillet, carbonara noodles with slow-cooked duck eggs and squid salad. Many choices are available for guests.
- Address: 32 Road No.11, Thao Dien ward, District 2 or 2 Thi Sach, District 1.
- Opening hours: 7:00 to 22:00
- Average price: 100,000 to 300,000VND
Among 3 names appearing in this article, Spice Bistro is surely the place which has the widest space. In additon to the inside area, Spice also has an airy, wide and beautiful yard like the complexs in Thailand. Both 2 branches in District 1 and District 2 have a beautiful background to take photographs. Nothing is better than spending all the aftrenoon chatting with friends, together enjoying delicious foods and drinks and forgeting the busy life.
Spice Bistro is specialized in serving Asian dishes which are suitable for those who love dishes with strong taste, stimulating the taste. All dishes in here are improved to be different from the traditional dishes to bring a new feeling for customers.
It is sure that you will be satisfied with the best dishes such as Fried taro with salt and pepper, grilled meat, Banh mi pha lau, Stirred-fried rice with greaves and Cajun fried seaweed with chili. Come here with your friends and family to have fun moments.
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