If you’re looking for romantic things to do in Ho Chi Minh, the classic candlelit, intimate dinner is always an effortless, yet successful choice. And to further save you from going through a myriad of options, here are our favorite romantic restaurants in Ho Chi Minh that’ll sweep your partner off their feet.
Address: 38 Nguyen U Di Street, District 2
Opening hours: 8 AM - 11 PM
Price: VND 100,000 - VND 500,000++
The patio built on top of the river creating a romantic dining experience
Candles are lit up in the evening and accompanied by a lotus flower on each table
Grilled pawns from The Deck
Out of all romantic restaurants in Ho Chi Minh, The Deck Saigon has an unbeatable river view that’s perfect for watching the sunset with your date. But besides the charming ambiance, the restaurant also serves top-notch food, especially seafood - “the best I’ve ever tasted” as many said.
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Address: 32 Vo Van Tan Street, District 3
Opening hours: 10 AM - 10 PM
Price: VND 100,000 - VND 500,000++
The outside dining set-up at Hum Vegetarian
Banana blossom salad
Pineapple rice topped with cashews
Hum’s a household name when it comes to delectable vegetarian dishes. Even though it locates right in the city center, the restaurant has a cozy atmosphere due to its “zen” design. You can visit the War Remnants Museum next door on your day out, then finish a healthy Sunday brunch in Ho Chi Minh at this restaurant.
Opening hours: 11:30 AM - 2 PM; 6 PM - 10:30 PM
Price: VND 200,000 - VND 500,000++
Towa has seating areas that look out into the city as well as private indoor seating
City view of Ben Thanh Market and the under-construction-metro from the restaurant
Wall art depicting Japanese culture
Assorted sashimi platter
The drink is elaborately decorated with saffron
Search for romantic restaurants in Ho Chi Minh and Towa will pop right up - a feat thanks to the authentic food that will satisfy any Japanese cuisine connoisseur, along with its stunning terrace that has the most extravagant view.
Tip: don’t miss out on their cocktail selection - customers can’t praise it enough!
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Opening hours: 5 PM - 2 AM
Price: VND 100,000 - VND 300,000
Banana Mama’s a more laid-back choice to look at the skyline
Also has a breath-taking city view, but more budget-friendly, Banana Mama is the place for couples that love a vibrant ambiance. Trendy music is always on here to set the mood, and they often have free flow services, as well as live DJs.
Address: 32 D11 Street, District 2
Opening hours: 7 AM - 10 PM
Price: VND 200,000 - VND 700,000
The brick wall gives the restaurant a rusty look
Take your significant other to this authentic Vietnamese restaurant to enjoy homecooked-style food. The price is slightly higher than other Vietnamese restaurants but the rustic, open, yet intimate look makes it one of the most romantic restaurants in Ho Chi Minh for couples.
Whether you’re going out on Valentine’s day or a long-overdue date, we hope this list of romantic restaurants in Ho Chi Minh has helped you create a memorable memory. For more interesting things to do in Ho Chi Minh, see our comprehensive guide to Ho Chi Minh City.
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