Top 10 Local Food Must Eat in Ho Chi Minh is the thing that so many tourist want to know when they come to this interested city. This is the list of Top 10 Local Food Must Eat in Ho Chi Minh that you should definitely try!

1. Sticky rice

Ingredients: sticky rice, different kinds of beans (optional), sesame, roasted tiny shrimp, paté, fried onion, sausage, ham, chicken floss…

Address: Bui Thi Xuan, 33 Đinh Tien Hoang , Ward 3, District Binh Thanh.

Tam Cau, at the corner of Dien Bien Phu St. and Cao Thang St., Distirct 03.

Ba Chieu, at the back of Ba Chieu market, Bui Huu Nghia St., Binh Thanh District.

Price: VND 10,000 – 25,000



2. Broken rice

Ingredients: different meat options such as barbecued pork chop, shredded pork skin, steamed pork and egg patty or fried egg, pickled vegetables and sliced cucumber

Address: Bui Sai Gon 378 Le Van Luong, Ward Tan Hung, District 7

67 Nguyen Huu Cau, Ward Tan Dinh, District 1

Price: VND 20,000



3. Crab noodle soup

 Ingredients: rice flour, crab, lean meat, spring onion, shrimp,…

Address: 484 Vinh Vien, District 10.

87 Tran Khac Chan, District 01.

67 Dinh Tien Hoang, Ward 03, Binh Thanh District

Price: VND 30,000 – 55,000

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4. Bo Bia (Bò bía)

Ingredients: Chinese sausage, fried egg, carrot, jicama, dried shrimp, herbs,..

Address: Miss Ly, Dinh Tien Hoang District 01, near Bui Huu Nghia Bridge.

121 St. 09, Phuoc Binh Ward, District 9.

Price: VND 4,000 per roll



5. Savory coconut pancake

Ingredients: rice flour, coconut milk, shrimp, spring onion, turmeric,…

Address: 102 Cao Thang, Ward 03, District 3.

01 Hoang Hoa Tham, Ward 3, Vung Tau city

14 Nguyen Truong To, Vung Tau city

Price: VND 50,000 – 77,000




6. Bread

Ingredients: bread, fried egg, roast pork, mayonnaise, pork bologna, ham, sliced cucumber, tomato, liver paté,…

Address: 53 Cao Thang, Ward 5, District 3.

Price: VND 42,000

Address: 110 Hoang Van Thu St., price: VND 15,000

Address : 23 Huynh Khuong Ninh St., Ward Da Kao, District 1.

Price : VND 10,000 – 20,000


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7. Snail

Ingredients: snails, chilies, lemon grass,…

Address: 212B Nguyen Trai St., District 1

132 Nguyễn Thái Học, q.1

18, Nhiêu Lộc – P. 2, Q. Phú Nhuận

Price: VND 50,000




8. Elongatus hot pot (lẩu cá kèo)

Ingredients: elongatus, tomato, herbs,…

Address: 4 Nguyen Thi Dieu, Ward 6, District 3

87 Ba Huyen Thanh Quan, Ward 7, District 3

Price: VND 100,000 – 220,000




9. Fried corn

Ingredients: young corn kernel, butter, fried shrimp, spring onion,…

Address: 120 Ho Ba Kien, Ward 15, District 10.

Trolley near Turtle Lake, Pham Ngoc Thach St. District 1.

Price: VND 10,000 – 18,000



10. Quail egg cake

Ingredients: quail egg, shrimp paste, spring onion, Vietnamese mint, sauce.

Address: 302 Pham Van Hai St., Ward 5, District Tan Binh

286-288 Vinh Vien St., Ward 4, District 10

Price: VND 15,000



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