Vietnam is known as the wonderful country in Southeast Asia. The country attracted tourists by amazing destinations and wonderful cuisine. Furthermore, when visiting the country, you can not miss delicious and special street foods especially Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi which are two biggest cities in Vietnam. Therefore, the post will tell you a little bit about street foods of HCMC, beside the best street foods to eat in Ho Chi Minh, best places to eat in Ho Chi Minh City are also the best concerning of tourists when visiting the most modern city. Furthermore, one of the most wonderful destinations for enjoying unforgettable street foods in HCMC is District 1 which is known as the Western Town in HCMC. When visiting the district, tourists will have a chance to admire a lot of attracted destination such as Notre Dame Cathedral, downtown Post Office, Ben Thanh Market and so on. It also focuses area fine dining venues, many famous visitors visit.
1 “Bun Cha” Hanoi
If you are hearing about the famous dish “Bun Cha” of Hanoi but you do not have time to visit Hanoi to enjoy the dish, you can visit District 1 to enjoy the wonderful dish. Although the dish is cooked in HCMC, the taste of the dish still keeps the wonderful taste like eating in Hanoi because the chef of the restaurant is Hanoi people. Furthermore, besides “Bun Cha”, you can eat with some others such as spring rolls and shrimp cakes. The price for a Bun Cha is quite cheap from 30.000VND/bowl, so you can enjoy it instead of breakfast or lunch as well. The restaurant opens from 7:00- 21:30.
Address: 177 Dien Bien Phu Street, Da Kao Ward or 107 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Cau Ong Lanh Ward.
2 Hue beef noodle Bui Thi Xuan
If you want to find the best place to enjoy Hue beef noodle, Bui Thi Xuan Street is the best choice for you which is considered as the number 1 restaurant in District 1. The restaurant attracted a lot of tourists visiting each day to enjoy special noodle. Although the little shop located the sidewalk, the taste of the noodle is good as the luxury restaurant. Furthermore, the shop is also reviewed quite best from guests, so you should spend the time to visit the place to enjoy the dish. Price for Hue noodle is from 45.000VND-60.000VND.
Address: Cong Quynh-Bui Thi Xuan
3 Ho Hao Hon PHO
Similar with “Bun Cha”, Pho is one of the famous traditional dishes of Hanoi; it is quite popular in Vietnam, so there are a lot of original Hanoi people bringing the dish in HCMC. Therefore, if you want to enjoy the famous and delicious dish, you should spend the time to visit Ho Hao Hon, district 1 to enjoy the dish. Due to famous shop, the shop is always quite crowded. Furthermore, the shop owner is Hanoi people, so you can set your mind to the quality and the taste of the dish. Furthermore, the shop owner is quite friendly and enthusiasm. The shop opens from 6:00-10:00 with price from 50.000VND-60.000VND.
Address: 30 Ho Hao Hon, Cau Kho Ward, District 1
4 Mam Noodles 61
If anyone has a chance to visit the Mekong Delta, you can not miss “Bun Man” in there which is one of the traditional foods in Mekong area. However, you can enjoy the wonderful noodle dish in the center of HCMC with an unforgettable taste. Located in the District 1, the shop just opens from afternoon to night. In addition, besides famous “Bun Man”, you can also enjoy other types of noodle such as fish noodle, seafood noodles and so on in there. The price for each dish is quite cheap from 30.000VND-60.000VND.
Address: 63 Co Giang, District 1
5 Thuan Kieu broken rice
Broken rice is one of “must-try” dish in HCMC, so it is not the reason why you do not visit Thuan Kieu restaurant to enjoy the wonderful dish. The dish is usually served with ribs but if you want to serve with packages and rolls, you can ask the shop owner to change. Furthermore, dishes like poached shrimp, squid meat sausage, soup have a special taste. The restaurant opens from the early morning to 17:00.