Vietnam is known for its coffee and Ho Chi Minh City is famous for countless cafes. Whether you need a nice space to post up on your online feed or are on the hunt for Saigon's best coffee, you definitely cannot miss this list of 19 best cafes to visit in Ho Chi Minh City.
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Here are the top spots for you to relax and catch up with your friends while sipping some coffee in Ho Chi Minh City.
1. House Number 7 Coffee Shop
House Number 7 is hidden in Ngo Thoi Nhiem alley but is quite easy to find. Every time you come here, you will feel the tranquility and peace in the heart of the city. The café is very suitable for those who want to relax with friends or lovers as well as read a book and just listen to music while enjoying the delicious drinks.
Address: 7 Ngo Thoi Nhiem, Ward 7, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 08:30 - 22:00
Beverage price: 30,000 - 60,000 VND
Pergola is a combination of cafe, restaurant and garden. Pergola is also the name of a small, beautiful Italian town, a name that wreaks the romance and attraction of a modern Western and classic European style. With simple decorations such as flowers, green trees and natural light making this place one of the most beautiful cafes in Ho Chi Minh City. The menu at this cafe is extremely diverse with coffee, macchiato, they also serve light snacks and main food sets at reasonable price.
Address: 28A Tran Cao Van, Phuong 12, Phu Nhuan, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 7:00 - 22:30
Beverage price: 40,000 - 70,000 VND
3. The Coffee Ship
The Coffee Ship is a very interesting cafe with a unique style as the boat along the canal of Tran Xuan Soan Street, near Kenh Te Bridge. The Coffee Ship is gradually becoming a popular place for Saigon youngsters despite being simply decorated with wooden tables and chairs in an ancient vintage style. The best time to go there is in the evening, when you can just sit on the boat with your lover or friends and enjoy a cup of coffee, while admiring the view of Saigon at night. Drinks here are mainly coffee and fruit smoothies.
Address: 759 Tran Xuan Soan, Tan Hung, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 09:00 - 22:00
Beverage price: 30,000 - 100,000 VND
4. Saigon Retro Cafe
If you love pictures and atmosphere of old Saigon in the 70s-90s, Saigon Retro Cafe is a perfect place to visit. Saigon Retro Cafe is a nostalgic cafe with retro style, as the name suggests, which is nestled in a small alley next to Vin Mart. This café is quiet, no hustle, bringing a warm and quiet feeling. Beverages vary from coffee to tea. The music of old Vietnamese indie songs will bring back the memories of Saigon back to the old days.
Address: 55 Tran Quoc Toan Street, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 9:00 - 21:00
Beverage price: 25,000 - 50,000 VND
5. The Open Space
The Open Space is located in a small alley on the crowded Vo Thi Sau Street in District 3 of Ho Chi Minh City. When coming here, you will be surprised by the spacious and cool open space that is divided into many different areas. There is also an extremely impressive outdoor garden space. The whole area is filled with the smell of aromatic roasted coffee. In addition to delicious drinks, the café also offers beautifully decorated cakes.
Address: 232/13 Vo Thi Sau,Ward 7, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 08:00 - 10:30
Beverage price: 40,000 - 60,000 VND
6. Bosgaurus Coffee Roasters
Bosgaurus Coffee Roasters is one of cafes with beautiful views located in Saigon Pearl Apartment Building at the end of the road, overlooking the river. The cafe has 2 floors, the lower floor is a modern coffee shop with covered glass doors and western architecture. Upstairs is a co-working space. The café specializes in coffee.
Address: 92 Nguyen Huu Canh, Villa 1D5, Sai Gon Pearl, W. 22, Binh Thanh D., Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 7:00 - 21:00
Beverage price: 75,000 - 100,000 VND
7. Okkio Caffe
If you are the type of person who loves nostalgia and wants to avoid the hustle and bustle of daily life, then you must visit Okkio Caffe. This cafe is on the 2nd floor of the building, nestled on the side of Ben Thanh Market. When you enter the café, you will be impressed by the perfect combination of classic and modern decorations. This place will bring you a warm feeling with peaceful atmosphere. The café plays the French music for guests enjoying a good cup of coffee.
Address: 120 - 122 Duong Le Loi, Phuong Ben Than, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 07:30 - 22:00
Beverage price: 35,000 - 80,000 VND
8. Du Mien Garden Cafe
Du Mien Garden is a café famous for its beautiful surroundings with a green space in the bustling city of Saigon. The café owns a large area, designed as a garden with open space and covered by old trees and artificial streams. Drinks on menu are varied from smoothies, juice, milk, and coffee, to wine for reasonable prices.
Address: 7 Phan Van Tri, Ward 10, Go Vap District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 07:00 - 23:00
Beverage price: 40,000 - 80,000 VND
9. OZ Coffee House
If you are looking for a beautiful cafe in Ho Chi Minh City offering drinks at affordable price, then OZ Coffee House might be the best place for you. OZ Coffee House always attracts people with its cozy green balcony on the rooftop. In addition to the rooftop area, there is a private room for those who like privacy. The drinks here are very rich from Italian soda, smoothies, juice, cocktails, mocktails to tea menu with extremely eye-catching decorations. OZ Coffee House is not only ideal place to enjoy a cup of coffee, but also the perfect place to celebrate birthdays, special events or special occasions.
Address: 30 Huynh Tinh Cua, Ward 8, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 07:00 - 22:00
Beverage price: 20,000 - 70,000 VND
10. Chill Skybar
Chill Skybar owns the prime location in the heart of District 1, overlooking the whole Ho Chi Minh City. Chill Skybar is a luxurious and elegance café which is the favorite destination for foreigners working and living in Saigon. This place is considered not too hustle and bustle, like other bars. Not only good location, Chill Skybar also has delicious drinks, professional staff and good DJ to enjoy music while admiring the beautiful view, especially during sunset. If you want to visit Chill Skybar, it is advisable to book a table in advance.
Address: 26th Floor, AB Tower, 76A Le Lai, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 17:30 - 2:30
Beverage price: 100,000 - 150,000 VND
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11. Chanchamayo Coffee
Chanchamayo Coffee is located right on Ngo Thoi Nhiem Street, which is known as the "coffee street" in Saigon. The café has Western European style design with white-brown color tones and minimalistic decoration. Chanchamayo Coffee is divided into 2 main areas: the indoor area and the outdoor area. The space of this café is quite large, very suitable for your group meetings. The main drinks at the café are various kinds of coffee and juices.
Address: 6A Ngo Thoi Nhiem, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 09:00 - 23:00
Beverage price: 70,000 - 100,000 VND
12. Itune Café
Itune Café is a café on the small corner on Su Van Hanh Street. The place is quite spacious and decorated in vintage style with warm and romantic feeling. Itune will be an ideal place for relaxing with a cup of coffee while listening soft music played in the background. Drinks are varied but coffee is the best choice for you to try. Prices are reasonable.
Address: 573/10 Su Van Hanh, Ward 13, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 07:00 - 22:00
Beverage price: 30,000 - 45,000 VND
13. Mary Jane's The Bar
If you are looking for a place where you could admire the view of Ho Chi Minh City while enjoying good coffee, Mary Jane's The Bar is one of the best places to visit. The café is located on the rooftop of a 10-storey building where you can fully admire the sparkling beauty of Saigon. The café serves various drinks from coffee, teas to fruit juices. Prices of drinks start from 30,000 VND, fruit beer starts from 60,000 VND and the menu of savory dishes also from 60,000 VND.
Address: 85 Nguyen Huu Cau, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 8:00 - 22:30
Beverage price: 30,000 - 90,000 VND
14. Farmers' Garden
Farmers' Garden is the place for shopping organic products and taking a cup of coffee. Farmers' Garden café is located on the 2nd and 3rd floor, as the 1st floor is occupied by a small supermarket that sells organic food and vegetables. The café is beautifully decorated with impressive greenery. All drinks are good and they are made by using environmentally friendly items such as porcelain cups, stainless steel tea filters.
Address: 496 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Phuong 2, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 09:00 - 22:30
Beverage price: 35,000 - 70,000 VND
15. Tron Bistro
Tron Bistro is a beautifully-designed cafe. The special feature of Tron Bistro is the pastel blue tones and unique décor on the wall. Each small chair here has an extra soft huge pillow so you can recline to relax. The drinks menu is varied with unique names and food is relatively cheap.
Address: 139/23 Dinh Bo Linh, Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 8:00 - 23:30
Beverage price: 30,000 - 50,000 VND
16. Blank Lounge
Blank Lounge is located on the 75th and 76st floors of Landmark 81 Building. It is considered as the highest lounge bar in Southeast Asia. When coming here, you get a panoramic view of Ho Chi Minh City from hundreds of meters high in a luxurious and romantic space. Blank Lounge has a wide selection of wine and cocktails. The cocktails with Vietnamese ingredients will definitely impress you.
Address: 75F & 76F, Landmark 81 Building, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 9:30 - 22:00
Beverage price: 80,000 - 200,000 VND
17. Runam Bistro
Runam Bistro café is located in the middle of the bustling center of Saigon. Runam is a European style cafe that will make you feel like you are lost in a lovely garden. Although the first branch is in Pasteur, Runam now has opened few more branches so you can easily stop and get a drink while exploring the city. The variety of food and drinks will surely satisfy you. Food and drinks are not only good quality but also meticulously decorated.
- Branch 1: 106 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Ward 06, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City
- Branch 2: 02-04-06 Dong Khoi, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
- Branch 3: 96 Mac Thi Buoi, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
Opening hours: 07:00 - 22:30
Beverage price: 25,000 - 55,000 VND
18. M2C Cafe – Modern Meets Culture
M2C stands for Modern Meets Culture and is a stylish cafe conveniently located right in the city center. The cafe truly combines the classic and modern taste. When coming to the cafe, you will feel the coziness from the yellow, white and brown tones of the wood which is used for decoration. The café mainly serves delicious coffee and Western dishes. It also serves Vietnamese dishes for customers who want to try local food.
Address: 44B Ly Tu Trong Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 07:30 - 23:00
Beverage price: 40,000 - 70,000 VND
19. Fly Cupcake Garden - Tu Xuong
Fly Cupcake Garden is a beautiful cafe in Ho Chi Minh City, which is the top place to visit if you want to try special cupcakes with coffee. The café is quiet and luxuriously decorated in French architecture style. This café is considered to be a good place for small business socializing and friends gathering for lunch. The taste of drinks and food is decent and prices are quite low.
Address: 5A Tu Xuong, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Opening hours: 08:00 - 22:00
Beverage price: 35,000 - 65,000 VND
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