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Luong Son (Bo Tung Xeo)

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31 Ly Tu Trong | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
84-8/825-1330
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Me and my family choose this restaurant to celebrate my mom' birthday, and this is definately a great decision. You should try grilled chicken with chili salt, fried frog with lemongrass, and especially grilled beef. I am pretty sure that you will satisfy with those 3 dishes.

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1 Thank Nick N
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice food. Standard price. But very very disappointed as owner tried to rip us off by telling the waiter to charge us for two extra beers. He got shocked when my friend could understand vietnamese and my friend corrected them. Just check your bill when you pay and confirm everything so not to get ripped off when ordering.

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Thank David G
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Strongly recommend the Special Marinated Beef for Barbe. Also the Goat Breast slices for barbe.. .. you will love it. Both marinated items are not easily found in other eatery within HCMC. Don't miss it.

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Thank Louis T
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

They have such a great menu selection. Really really good food. Great prices. I wanted to try everything on the list! The BBQ yourself was cool but I wasn't too good at it. They were very helpful.

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Thank Catherine I
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

We return to Vietnam yearly and always take family and friends here. Great staff always fast service and have always got what we ordered . If you are in to trying something out of your comfort zone this is where you try it. If you just want some BBQ beef or some pork ribs well come here. Strictly Vietnamese food... More 

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Thank Pokerface5466
Ho Chi Minh City
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I first ate at Luong Son around 12 years ago, and it really hasn't changed much at all during that time; that is to say, the food is always good, the beer is cold, the management is on task and friendly, and the servers MOVING. Additionally, it's authentic and lively. I usually cringe when I see menus the size of... More 

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1 Thank Chicagonaut
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Very nice place and good food. Was here 12 years ago still the same good place.Get too cook your beef your self. We enjoyed it very much.

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Thank Brian j
San Antonio, Florida
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167 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This local restaurant offers you the chance to grill your own food right at the table. The menu was so varied with typical offerings like fish, chicken & beef and more exotic offerings like eels, crab, frogs legs, scorpions & crickets. This is a very basic place with fans, No A/C but good service and very fresh food. We did... More 

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Thank Mary K
Hong Kong, China
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

For a local scene w/ grill your own beef, chicken, fish... frog (thighs) experience this place is a sure hit and fun evening! Staff are very friendly and beer is nice and cold!

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Thank jastreboff
Seattle, Washington
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450 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Close to tourist neighborhood, it is somewhat hard to get more of a local atmosphere, but this restaurant has it. The food is little more expensive than out of the tourist area (e.g. eating pho for $2.50 at an unnamed restaurant), but it is definitely visited by locals and tourist alike and the grill at the table is fun. There... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Ly Tu Trong | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: 84-8/825-1330

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?