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Fed up with pork and beef and chicken after long New Year Holiday break? Let’s join the herd this vegie day for a turn-away from your daily routine. We’re sure the following restaurants will give you great suggestions on where to have a decent vegetarian meal.

And don’t forget to grab your friends at CirCO to these locations.They’ll love it too.


1. Tín Nghĩa: 9 Tran Hung Dao, Nguyen Thai Binh Ward, District 1 [Map]

Saigon’s 100-Year-Old Vegetarian Quán: The restaurant’s menu offers a good variety of Vietnamese vegetarian dishes (it is also vegan-friendly too), including the standard rice and noodles as well as Vietnamese curries, soups and main dishes, or dishes served with plain rice. In the kitchen at the back, Tin Nghia’s chefs don’t use recipes or measuring tools to cook their dishes; they’ve had 100 years of practice to perfect each one.

  • Open hours: 10:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 35,000 – 60,000 VND
vegetarian food in Saigon

2. Thiện Duyên: 115 Calmette (near the city bus station) [Map]

  • Open hours: 10:00 – 21:00
  • Price range: 30,000 – 60,000 VND

3. Cơm Chay Thanh Tịnh: 252 Nguyen Cong Tru, District 1 [Map]

  • Open hours: 9:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 25,000 – 55,000 VND

4. Phở Chay Như: 54 Truong Quyen Street, District 3 [Map]

  • Open hours: 8:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 30,000 – 55,000 VND
Vegetarian restaurants in Saigon


1. Liên Hương Restaurant: 10D Tran Nhat Duat Str., Tan Dinh Ward, District 1 [Map]

One of the very rare vegetarian restaurants in Saigon that serve “Food as medicine” style. The owner of the restaurant is also a Master Eastern Medicine. Every dish is well prepared followed by Yin and Yang philosophy with the combinations of a variety of spices and herbs. Noticeably, there is no MSG  in their food.

Although, Lien Huong is not a fancy space. Their prices are not on the budget side, however the place has is almost always crowded thanks to the high quality of each dishes served here. It would be a pity to miss a bowl of Pho or Mi Tiem here. But actually, none of dishes here can  really be left out of your list.

  • Open hours: 8:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 60,000 – 180,000 VND

vegetarian food in Saigon

2. Bông Súng: 86 Nguyen Du Street, District 1 [Map]

  • Open hours: 07:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 20,000 – 250.000 VND

3. Ba Lá Restaurant: 32A Cao Ba Nha, District 1 [Map]

  • Open hours: 8:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 40,000 – 180,000 VND

4. Sen: 171 Nguyen Thai Hoc street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District [Map]

  • Open hours: 07:00 – 14:00 | 16:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 30,000 – 110,000 VND

5. Saigon Vegan: 378/3 Vo Van Tan, Ward 5, District 3 [Map]

Saigon Vegan, a rustic vegan restaurant with extensive menu of over 100 healthy food at moderate prices, with Vegan owners. Lots of tofu dishes and soya chicken/beef, soups, banh bao (dumpling) and more with no MSG. They serve coffee and other drinks with a preference of soya milk over cow milk for white coffee. Saigon Vegan also has a kids menu.

  • Open hours: 7:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 35,000 – 80,000 VND
Best vegetarian restaurant in Ho Chi Minh city


1. Hum Restaurant: 32 Vo Van Tan Street, District 3 AND 32 Thi Sach, District 1

Hum Vegetarian is a tranquil and spacious café hidden down Vo Van Tan, specializing in a wide range of vegetarian Vietnamese and Thai-inspired signature dishes that boast a myriad of health benefits. There is also a branch located in the downtown.

  • Open hours: 10:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 65,000 – 500,000 VND
Best vegetarian restaurant in Ho Chi Minh city

2. Pi Vegetarian Bistro: 1st Floor, 19 Vo Van Tan, Ward 6, District 3 

Pi dedicates itself to Vietnamese and Asian cuisine, with everything on the menu suitable for vegetarians, and what looks to be around 95 percent vegan-friendly too.

  • Open hours: 9:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 60,000 – 200,000 VND

3. Tib Restaurant: 187 Ter Hai Ba Trung, District 1 

  • Open hours: 11:00 – 22:00
  • Price range: 80,000 – 205,000 VND

As a coworking space, CirCO want to support our members not just with their business but also their lifestyle. Hope this list can give out some suggestions for vegetarian places that may whet your appetite.

Be vegan, be happy!