Vietnam is becoming more and more a favourite destination amongst Malaysians and international travellers. Its economy is booming, and there are so many interesting places that we can visit or activities that we can do (e.g. shopping in Ben Thanh Market) in this beautiful country. Besides than being a great destination for vacations, Vietnam is also Muslim-friendly and many halal restaurants can be found in this country, especially in the Ho Chi Minh City. If you are to travel to this city and would like to have some good halal foods, here are the top 5 halal restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City that you must try!
Shamsudin Restaurant is one of the famous halal restaurants in Vietnam that you must try. It is a favourite dining spot for local Muslims as well tourists, especially from Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei. The halal restaurant provides both Vietnamese and Malaysian cuisines and you can be certain that all ingredients are halal-certified.
Address: Kedai Shamsudin, 445 Le Hong Phong street, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City
Halal@Saigon is another halal restaurant in Vietnam that you should try. This restaurant is owned and run by a Malaysian Muslim, Jang. Here, the roti canai and chicken curry is a must-try and the taste makes the price all worth it!
Address: 31 Dong Du, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
Pho Muslim is a small restaurant in Ho Chi Minh that serves great Halal Vietnamese dishes. Do not let the humble shop fools you as the foods are mouthwatering and you will definitely want to come back to this shop for another bowl of Bun Bo Hue or Pho. Situated behind Nancy Mosque, it is a great eating spot for budget travellers.
Address: Alley 505, 25/18 Tran Hung Dao Street, Ho Chi Minh City
D’Nyonya Penang Halal Restaurant
D’Nyonya is another halal restaurant in Vietnam that you do not want to miss. Located in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, this restaurant serves awesome Peranakan foods and has become a favourite eating place amongst the locals and Muslim travellers. The Nasi Lemak is to die for, so don’t forget to try it whenever you drop by at D’Nyonya.
Address: No.58 Dong Du St, | Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City
Satay House Malaysia Restaurant
Satay House is a great eating spot if you are to stay in PARKROYAL Saigon during your trip to Vietnam – the hotel is located nearby. This restaurant serves the best satay and fried rice in town. The local Muslims and Malay visitors love to eat these two foods at Satay House. So, the next time you are in Saigon and would like to have some good Malaysian food, head over to this restaurant, which is situated in Phu Nhuan district!
Address: 307/25 Nguyen Van Troi St, Ho Chi Minh City
What are your fave halal restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City?
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Are you traveling on the budget? We got a list of free activities in Vietnam you got to check out! Also, don’t forget to check out our list of 12 Vietnam destinations that should not be missed, if you’re still undecided which parts of the country to cover.
Did you read review of Cu Chi tunnels? And if need to book a Muslim-friendly hotel in any city, visit our Vietnam country guide for Muslim travelers that also has a Qibla map and a prayer time calendar so you don’t miss your prayer.
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