Tet 2019: Opening Hours for Restaurants in Saigon

By: Caroline Nhat - Thuy Nguyen

Tet 2019 is just around the corner - are you staying in peaceful Saigon over the holiday period and worried about where to eat? Then check out this great list of opening (and closing) hours for lots of great restaurants around Ho Chi Minh City this Tet! Happy holidays, everyone!

With big thanks to Caroline Nhat-Thuy Nguyen for compiling and to the Foodies In Saigon (HCMC) group on Facebook for permission to share.

In alphabetical order

Aloha Boys - Poke, Smoothies & Cold-Pressed Juice

242 Đề Thám, D1
Up to & including 3 Feb: 6:30-23:30 (normal hours)
4 Feb: 6:30-15:00
5 Feb: Closed
6, 7, 8 Feb: 10:00-18:30
9 Feb+: 6:30-23:30 (normal hours)

Anan Saigon

89 Ton That Dam, District 1
+84 904 792920
Closed for Tet holidays from Feb 4-7.
Reopening on Friday, Feb 8

Am Thuc Tay Ta

177 Tran Nao, P Binh An, District 2
Open 10am-midnight (Monday-Sunday).
We are open every day during the Tet holidays

Bánh Xèo Em Ơi - The Crispiest Bánh Xèo (Vietnamese Pancakes) in town

Holidays hours: Closed from Feb 4th - Feb 7th.
We will start serving from 10:00am - 10:30pm, on Feb 8th, 2019. Happy New Year!

BiaCraft Artisan Ales

4 Feb ... 11am - 8:30pm
5 Feb ... closed
6 Feb ... 4pm - 11pm
7 Feb ... 11am - 11pm (back to normal operating hours)

Belgo Belgian Craft Beer Brewery 

Closed on Saturday 2nd February
Reopen on Friday 8th February at 4PM

Bếp Mẹ Ỉn - Vietnamese Restaurant

136/9 Le Thanh Ton, D1
Opening hours: 11AM to 11PM
Will be closed on Monday 4th February and will reopen on Thursday 7th February at 11 AM

The BoatHouse Restaurant: Vietnam

Thao Dien, D2. HCMC  
Open everyday over Tet with a limited menu.

BODY IMPACT - Healthier Meals (7AM-9PM)

35 Vo Truong Toan, Thao Đien, D2
Will be closed on Saturday 02/02/2019 to Friday 08/02/2019 for Tet holidays. Reopen on Saturday 09/02/2019.

Cafe Des Beaux-Arts @ Hotel Des Arts Saigon, MGallery Collection

Open every day with the A La Carte Menu.
Paris-Saigon Afternoon Tea will be closed 4 Feb - 9th Feb

Casablanca Moroccan Cuisine

Will be closed from February 4th till February 11th.
Open agin from February 12th.

Caipira Cachaça

80/8 Nguyen Trai, P3, D5
(Rooftop of Common Room Project)
Open During All Days of Tet 5pm-1am
Daily Specials Mon-Sun

Chanh Bistro Rooftop Saigon Calmette - boutique rooftop bistro in the heart of Saigon

Rooftop, 171 Calmette st., D1, HCMC (above Maison Marou Saigon & Tomatito Saigon) Inside AC dining & outdoor seating, great city views
Affordable western international cuisine, with interesting vegetarian options
Opening hours:
- up and including 4 February: 10am-11:45pm (standard hours)
- 5 February: 4:30pm-11:45pm
- 6 February: 4:30pm-11:45pm
- 7 February: 4:30pm-11:45pm
- 8 February and after: 10am-11:45pm (standard hours)
Hotline +8476 9669063 or m.me/ChanhBistro

Chanh Bistro Rooftop Saigon LTT - boutique rooftop bistro in the heart of Saigon

Rooftop, 215 Ly Tu Trong st., D1, HCMC
Affordable western international cuisine, with many interesting vegetarian options
Opening hours (including during Tet): 4:30PM till 11:45PM
Hotline +84903838760 or m.me/ChanhBistroLTT

Con Bo Map

We will be closed from 2nd Feb to 9th Feb.
We will reopen 9am on Sunday, 10th Feb. Happy Tet!

Cocotte

Da Kao branch will be closed. Ben Thanh branch will be open from 11.00am to 11.00pm with limited menu throughout Tet 2019.
Cocotte Ben Thanh: 136/11 Le Thanh Ton, Ben Thanh Ward, D1.

Chuck’s Burger

Will stay open for Tet
Feb 4 - Feb 7: Noon-8pm
Noted: Le lai will be closed 5th and 6th

East West Brewing Co.

Will close on the Feb 4 and open daily from 1PM to 1AM throughout Tet

Fresh Catch Vietnam - Mediterranean Seafood Restaurant

4B Phan Ke Binh, Da Kao, District - Opening hours: Everyday from 11AM to 11PM
For TET, Fresh Catch will be closed from 2nd February till 6th February. We reopen on Thursday 7th February.

Got Bun? Bun and Oyster Bar at Ben Thanh Street Food Market. Holidays hours: Closed from Feb 4th - Feb 7th. We will start serving from 10:00am - 10:30pm, on Feb 8th, 2019. Happy New Year!

Hummus and Grill - Lebanese Halal Restaurant

175/16 Pham Ngu Lao, D1
Open daily from 9am to 2am. For the first 3 days of Tet, we will open from 9am to 12pm
All welcome for dining in and delivery and free sweets go with each order.

Ichiba Sushi

Le Lai District 1
Open every day 11am-10:30 pm through Tet.

Jake’s BBQ 

Will be closed from 31st Jan, 2pm. we’ll re-open Feb 16th, 10am.

Journeys Sandwich Cafe

21 Nguyen Van Trang, D1
Up to & including 3 Feb: 7:00-22:00 (normal hours)
4 Feb: 7:00-15:30
5 Feb: Closed
6, 7, 8 Feb: 9:00-17:30
9 Feb+: 7:00-22:00 (normal hours)

Journeys Sandwich Bistro

34 Phan Boi Chau, 1st Floor, D1
Up to & including 3 Feb: 7:30-22:00 (normal hours)
4 Feb: 7:30-16:00
5 Feb: Closed
6, 7, 8 Feb: 11:00-19:30
9 Feb+: 7:30-22:00 (normal hours)

Khoai Nông Trại Khoai

89 Pham Viet Chanh, W.19, Binh Thanh D.
Closing for Tết from Sunday - Feb 3rd to Thursday - Feb 7th. Open again Friday - Feb 8th.

LaCantin Will be open during get holidays

Lubu

Will be closed from Monday the 4th and
will reopen on Saturday 9th at 12pm.

La Fiesta District 1

33 Dang Thi Nhu, D1
www.facebook.com/lafiestavietnam
Will be closed for TET from Sat Feb 2nd, till Wed Feb 13th.
Open at 5pm Feb 14th

La Fiesta Phu My Hung

www.facebook.com/lafiestaphumyhung
Will be closed for TET from Sat Feb 2nd till Wed Feb 13th.
Open at 5pm Feb 14th

Layla - Eatery & Bar

Will be open all TET with all promotions running as per usual

The Loop Cafe

Thao Dien, D.2
Open every day, every year

Mad House 

Will be open during Tet holidays

Mai An - Vietnamese Cuisine

5th floor, 215 Ly Tu Trong st., D1, HCMC
MSG-free Vietnamese cuisine with interesting vegetarian options
Opening hours:
- up and including 4 February: 10am-11:45pm (standard hours)
- 5 February: 4:30pm-11:45pm
- 6 February: 4:30pm-11:45pm
- 7 February: 4:30pm-11:45pm
- 8 February and after: 10am-11:45pm (standard hours)
Hotline: +84903838945 or m.me/MaianVietnameseCuisine

Mekong Merchant Saigon

Open every day from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm
Tet Schedule: Closed from Monday 4th and open again for lunch on the 10th

Namo Italian Restaurant & Namo Tuscan Grill

Will be closed on Feb 4th/5th/6th and will re-open from 7th onwards.

NAM Vietnamese Kitchen

242 De Tham, 1st Floor, D1
Up to & including 3 Feb: 9:00-01:00 (normal hours)
4 Feb: 7:30-16:00
5 Feb: Closed
6, 7, 8 Feb: 13:30-22:00
9 Feb+: 9:00-01:00 (normal hours)

Nhau Nhau

89 Ton That Dam, District 1
Will be closed for Tet holidays from Feb 4-7.
Reopen on Friday, Feb 8
+84 904 792920

Octo Tapas Restobar

Will be closed on the 4th & the 5th Feb
Reopen on Wednesday 6th at 3pm. No lunches for the TET week.
Discounted beers and cocktails all week long till we drop!

Ono Poke Co.

Closed from Monday 4th and re-open Friday 8th.

Panam

1 Nguyen Ba Huan, Thao Dien, D2
Open from Tuesday to Sunday, from 11:30am to 3:00pm, and 5:30pm to Midnight.
Tet Schedule: From Saturday 2nd Feb until Tuesday 12th Feb, open from 4:00pm to Midnight. Discounts on beers during those 10 days!

Papagayo Saigon

18 Tran Ngoc Dien D.2
Closing from afternoon of 3rd Feb
Reopening on lunch of 9th Feb

Pendolasco

Will close from 4/2 until 7/2.
Reopen on 8th of February

Pitchers Sports and Grill

Open for Superbowl at 6am
Open daily during Tet holidays 3pm-late

Pizza Reale

Will close only 4th and 5th February,
Open again 6th February - regular time

PizzAmore

Closed from 3/2 to 12/2
Re-open on 13/2

Pizza & Bia

Closed Tuesday 4th February
Re-open Friday 8th Feb.

Poke Fresh

Closed Feb 3rd-6th. Reopen Feb 7th.

Quan Ụt Ụt

4 Feb ... 11am - 8:30pm
5 Feb ... closed
6 Feb ... 4pm - 11pm
7 Feb ... 11am - 11pm (back to normal operating hours)

Ralf’s Gelato

Closed from 04/02 till 11/02.
Open again on 12/02

River View Restaurant, Thao Dien 10am - 10pm

Saigon Kitchen @ Hotel Des Arts Saigon, MGallery Collection

Open every day 4th Feb - 9th Feb until 3pm for breakfast & lunch (Buffet & A La Carte).

Skewers

Will be closed Sunday February 3rd and re-open February 10th at 6pm

Scott’s Kitchen

33 Dang Thi Nhu D1
Will be closed for TET from Sat Feb 2nd till Wed Feb 13th.
Open at 5pm Feb 14th

Social Club Saigon @ Hotel Des Arts Saigon, MGallery Collection

Social Club Restaurant - Open for Special Tet Menu (delicatessen closed 4th Feb - 9th Feb)
Social Club Rooftop Bar - Open every day with full drinks menu and bar bites

Soul Burger

Will be closed Feb 4-10th and
Reopen with normal hours on the 11th.

Tap Out Vietnam

4/2 – open from 6am-4pm – will be showing the Super Bowl
5/2 – closed for the day
6/2 – 10/2 – open from 3pm-12am with a smaller menu
11/2 – back to normal operational hours 11am-12am

The Catchy Catering

Closed from 4th till 8th February. Reopens on Saturday, 9th February

The Deck Saigon

Closed from 4th till 9th February.
Reopen on Sunday, 10th February.

The Elbow Room
Will be closed Sunday February 3rd
Re-open Sunday at 8am February 10th... just in time for Sunday brunch

The Melbourne Cafe

Will be open every day during TET:
Monday to Sunday from 8.30am to 01:00
facebook.com/themelbournecafesaigon/

The Snap Cafe

Open Sat. 2 to Sun. 10 inclusive, 9am to 9pm

Thai Street

Sat. 2 to Sun. 10 inclusive, 9am to 9pm
(new location from Jan. 23: 32 Tran Ngoc Dien)

Tippy's Mexican Food D7

Will be open 4pm - 10/11 pm January 4-8.
Special menu every day! D4 closed same days

Union Jack's Fish & Chips

Open every day during Tet
Special hours: 2pm-10pm every day
130-1 Ton That Dam, Ben Nghe, District 1.
Serving our famous Fish & Chips, bangers & mash and, pies, pasties etc.
www.union-jacks.co

Zeytun - Middle Eastern restaurant

Open every day during Tet from 11.00 am til 01.00 am

OTHERS

BlackMarket- Rare Goods & Groceries

18 Tran Ngoc Dien D.2
Closing from afternoon of the 3rd Feb
Reopening at 8.30am on Saturday 9th

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Please note that the information on this list was compiled via responses provided by the venues themselves. Please contact the restaurants directly with any queries.

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