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KOTO Kumho - A Training Restaurant

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3rd rooftop, Kumho Link, 39 Le Duan | Rooftop, Kumho Link, Kumho Asiana Plaza, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
+84 8 3822 9357
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11:00 - 22:00
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Wed 11:00 - 10:00
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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A FANTASTIC WAY FOR LEARNING A SKILL for future opportunities meaning is Know One Teach/Train One I am so pleased that another traveller advised us to take the opportunity to visit KOTO and I hope all tourist will take a meal here

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Thank margaretanne101
Nottingham
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant offers a variety of foods all with a twist, the food is excellent and the staff were fantastic, well worth the walk and a must if you are in HCMCity.

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Thank Chris_Joanne
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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198 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The duck salad was very good. The service was great too. I also ordered the fruit punch which was very refreshing.

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Thank Keng Hian L
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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284 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a training restaurant set up by an Australian man to help get children off the streets. The food is simple but adequate

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Thank Gordon W
Brisbane, Australia
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89 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You wouldn't even think it was a training restaurant. Koto kumho was among some of the best food we ate in nam. Friendly, professional, timely service in an alfresco setting.

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Thank Fluke101
Bunbury, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this training restaurant with 76 of our fellow tour members. Dinner was arranged by out Tour Company with drinks to guest selection and cost. Warmly greeted by the trainee waiters and waitresses, drinks orders taken promptly and delivered with only a couple of errors. Meal selections pre-arranged and frankly the quality was surprisingly good. We spent a most... More 

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Thank Dan L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Once you have been seated and drinks served you can really take this place in. We went as part of the intrepid tour and had the set menu, the choice was lovely and they tried very hard to cater to all needs and dietary requirements. The staff are lovely although I think without our bilingual guide we might have struggled... More 

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Thank Judimaxx
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were at this place for lunch and were absolutely happy with the food and service. Stuff explained us the food with a lot of patience and the price was more than fair. We will definitely come back!

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Thank Jan F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate dinner here as part of an organised tour with Wendy Wu. The rooftop location is great and the food is excellent. The bonus comes from knowing that the youngsters are being trained and have a chance of a real job. It's goof to support such a worthwhile social enterprise, even in a small way.

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Thank Tom M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A charitable establishment promoting skills in people who would otherwise be on the streets. Fabulous food in a great setting staff are friendly and keen to practice English language skills.

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Thank Sue H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 10:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3rd rooftop, Kumho Link, 39 Le Duan | Rooftop, Kumho Link, Kumho Asiana Plaza, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3822 9357
Description
KOTO Saigon is a new restaurant opened in October 2011 with Modern Vietnamese fusion menu. KOTO is a not-for-profit social enterprise, which works with disadvantaged youth in Vietnam and empowers them with to learn and strive in their lives.KOTO stands for “Know One, Teach One”: learning should be passed on; knowledge is there to be shared.

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