Collected by Katy Niner
72 Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai, Phường 6, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Nestled about the chaos of the city is one of Ho Chi Minh City’s great escapes, Shri. The city has a dozen or so rooftop restaurants but what sets this one apart from the rest is the location just outside District1 in neighboring D3. It’s outside...
13 Phó Cơ Điều, Phường 12, Quận 5, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
The greatest seafood experience in Vietnam may just be found on the outskirts of the city. Often when guests are visiting or just because we haven't been there in a while, a trip to Tamarind Crabs is in order. Exactly who discovered this gem and...
10 Đặng Tất, Tân Định, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Recalling Saigon's past, Cuc Gach Quan offers fine Vietnamese fare in a cozy setting that re-creates the home of the owner’s grandmother—a French-colonial house with worn, wood-plank floors; retro furnishings; warm lighting; and a...
38 Nguyễn Ư Dĩ, Thảo Điền, Quận 2, Quận 2 Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Arriving at the Deck Saigon, a restaurant in District Two on the Saigon River, is often one of the highlights of an evening here—many customers come by boat directly from District One to dock right at the restaurant’s waterside steps....
Phan Bội Châu, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội, Vietnam
Before you jump into the deep end of Hanoi street food (which you absolutely should), take a survey of the offerings in a low-stakes setting. Quan An Ngon is very well known on the tourist trail, but it serves an important function. Food stalls...
40 Hai Bà Trưng, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
The Indochine Hotel is a great haven in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, making your initial landing in Vietnam pillow soft. It's a small, family run inn that caters to casual and business travelers. The location makes walking to a lot of the sites...
42 Phan Bội Châu, Cẩm Châu, Hội An, Quảng Nam, Vietnam