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75 Hai Ba Trung Street District 1 | Near Hyatt, Caravelle, Sheraton & Intercontinental Hotels, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3824 8468
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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were looking for a great place for the last stop in Vietnam and definitely found it here! Amazing food and impeccable service. This really was a lovely treat. Pricier than most but completely worth it! Highly recommend going :)

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Thank christine p
Victoria, Canada
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212 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this place! We were gifted with a 3 course meal upstairs by our travel agency due to a mix up with our guide. We had the best wine we had in Asia and three courses of delicious set menu food. Each course contained 3 or 4 different "tapas" or small combinations. We opted for vegetarian only and really... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went immediately upstairs to eat, vibrant and noisy music downstairs. Good range of food and drink, reasonably priced, service friendly and well timed.

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Newcastle, UK
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188 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is above a very lively bar, so a great all-night venue if you like to be in the heart of the action. Having said that, you can dine comfortably, with the noise vibe giving the place atmosphere but not preventing conversation. The service is very good. We shied away from the set menus, but had a superb meal... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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92 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the 3 course set menu. Presentation was very nice and delicate. For the meal itself, the meats could be more refined. But the flavours were good. Perfect location for dinner upstairs and drinks downstairs. Location is also very good. Cheers!

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Sydney
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Degustation menu was fabulous and my vegetarian needs were well catered for... lots of variety, which was a pleasant surprise.

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Thank Geewillikers
Dewsbury. W. Yorks
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68 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate free here as part of a tour so had no control over our menu and I have no idea of the cost but this was one of the best, if not the best meals I have ever had. From starter to dessert everything was perfect.. The drink is not cheap but even the cocktails we chose were as... More 

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Thank NickDud
Perth, Australia
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56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended Xu Restaurant as part of an APT Cruise. The restaurant and the food were quite amazing. The food was extremely fresh and beautifully plated. Prices for drinks are, however, quite high compared to other restaurants- even the hotels. However, they also serve a special 'dragon breath' dessert- wafers frozen in liquid nitrogen. When placed in the mouth they... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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172 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

XU Restaurant Lounge is opened by a Vietnamese - Australian Chef named Nguyen Duc Bien, who although Australian, returned to Vietnam and aims to put Ho Chi Minh City on the Michelin-starred map with exquisite menus that are a fusion of traditional Vietnamese and modern cuisine. The best way to enjoy Xu Restaurant is to have the shard plates tasting... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is not a place to come to casually dressed unless love spent 3 hours trying to achieve that stylish casual look its full of people in designer clothes, killer heels and those who come out to be noticed I felt very underdressed However the cocktails were good the service excellent the vibe so cool it was sub zero despite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Hai Ba Trung Street District 1 | Near Hyatt, Caravelle, Sheraton & Intercontinental Hotels, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3824 8468

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?