With a chic, minimalist dining room and impressive menu spanning the best dishes from Thailand, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam, Monsoon Restaurant is the best choice for a spicy regional dishes like tom yam kung soup and pad Thai, red curry and pork cooked in clay pot. Prices are very reasonable for what is widely considered the finest Southeast Asian restaurant in Saigon.
Monsoon Restaurant and Bar in Saigon
The unique aromas and tastes of South East Asian cuisine blend into a delicious potpourri at Monsoon. Established in Myanmar in 2004, the Saigon outlet offers a wide range of regional favourites from Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and of course, Vietnam. Monsoon Restaurant and Bar is housed in a remodeled French colonial villa. Just minutes from HCMC’s backpacker area, Monsoon serves up a storm.
The tastes and smells of five countries unite under one roof at Monsoon Restaurant and Bar in downtown Saigon. Outstanding service, décor, prices and of course, food, all help Monsoon stand head and shoulders above the competition. Try the Laos-style laab gai or mohinga, the Burmese national dish. The marvelous tastes of South East Asia are only a short taxi ride away from the heart of Ho Chi Minh City.