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Basilico

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Cnr Le Van Huu and Nguyen Du | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 8 3520 9099
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06:00 - 22:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great Italian food located right inside the hotel intercontinental residence, and 30 feet from main hotel. Great selection of pasta, breads, pizza to name a few. I was not expecting this in a hotel, so if you want Italian, and you are close by, a place worth eating.

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1 Thank gregmC2000KD
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130 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like their breakfast here but I ordered water and looked at my cup before even touching it and there was already lipstick marks on it. For such a nice hotel, they aren't very sanitary... so beware.

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1 Thank V L
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friends have been here for dinner. The food is so nice and friendly staffs. They are always around for dishes recommendation (we have tried the beef tagliata and burata pizza). I would be back here

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Thank Son P
Austin, Texas
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314 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had dinner here one night while staying at the Intercontinental Hotel in Saigon. We were warmly greeted and quickly seated at a table for 2 near the windows. Perfect! Our hostess was attentive and we ordered Fettuccine Alfredo. OMG, it was wonderful and made right at the table by the chef. You are entertained and well fed. I HIGHLY... More 

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Thank Chris500
Williamsburg, Virginia
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596 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 329 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We were seated quickly, and the restaurant is nice and homey as long as you eat inside and not out in the lobby of the hotel. Service was very good. We were given several different types of bread with a good dipping sauce (tomato). They had red snapper on the menu, so we both decided to have that. Well, what... More 

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Thank igolfCA
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104 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Fairly nice place as long as you get a table away from the lobby.In general the good was okay, our starters were pretty good and the bread was good quality . However, my tuna main was very overlooked. It is also very expensive ny HCHC standards.

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Thank Keith E
Hong Kong, China
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61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

4 of us went for dinner and it was unexpectedly empty. We decided to share three of our starters: seafood salad, which was nice, risotto buffalo morzarella balls, which where quite dry, calamari, which was nice and one of us had the mushroom soup, which was excellent. For mains we had pasta which was very good, rack of lamb and... More 

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1 Thank Klaus E
Miami, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and service was excellent. Will definitely return. The tenderloin was spectacular and the fettuccini Alfredo to die for. Make sure to order the crepes Suzette for dessert, they present it beautifully.

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1 Thank Valeruski
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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951 reviews
392 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Good interior but small, tables flowing into lobby of Intercontinental hotel service apartments which is poor. Stood waiting to be seated but was ignored, they were quite full but no excuse as I had to go into the restaurant and ask someone for service For these prices the food is very poor. Yes for HCMC excellent (on the outside), but... More 

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Thank Peter W
Wellington, New Zealand
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Was a loyal customer at Basilico before I moved to New Zealand. Came back after two years, expecting to have one of the best Italian dishes in town again but unfortunately, it was disappointing. I ordered 200gr of Sriplion for my steak, then was told by the waitress that the sriplion contains lots of fat and the meat is not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Le Van Huu and Nguyen Du | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3520 9099

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