Vietnam is famous for a lot of reasons: be it for its rich history, its beautiful sceneries, islands that leave your awestruck, and lip-smacking food! With cities like Ho Chi Minh famous for its historical significance, every part of Vietnam is also equipped with its best specialities. While vegetarian dishes like Xoi (sticky rice), Nam Du Du (papaya salad), Banh Mi Chay(sandwich) are famous and easily available, Vietnam also holds a significant place for all the Halal food that is available in many of its cities.Read below to find where to have the best Halal food in Vietnam -
1. Baba’s Kitchen
Baba’s kitchen was started in the year 2011, by Robin Deepu also called Robin Babu in an attempt to bring the best of Indian cuisine to Vietnam. This is one of the best places to have Indian food in Vietnam. It serves a wide range of dishes from vegetarian to halal, especially for its Muslim guests. The kitchen is certified for its excellence by Trip Advisor for being one of the best restaurants in the Saigon area. The kitchen has 3 branches, one in Ho Chi Minh City, Thao Dien, and Hoi an. It operates every day from 11 am to 10.30 pm. You can also order the food online from 10 am to 10.30 pm from the Ho Chi Minh and Hoi An branch.
Address - 274 Bùi Viện, Phường Phạm Ngũ Lão, Quận 1, Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Contact - +842837446897
What to try - Mutton masala, chicken curry, chicken rice, and wide varieties of naan (Indian bread)
Cost - 116000 to 250000 VND
2. Saigon Green House - Halal Restaurant
Saigon Green House is a halal restaurant that also provides Malaysian cuisine along with Vietnamese cuisine. The Saigon Green House offers a wide range of combos you can choose from. The combos are subject to season and availability. If you plan on eating something specific, make sure you reserve a table beforehand. You can also find details about their upcoming deals, special offers, and customer feedback on their official Facebook page!
Address - 52 Truong Dinh st, dist 1, Ho Chi Minh City
Contact - +842838250457
What to eat - Greenhouse chicken rice, ice teh tarik, mee mamak, clam’s curry, b&b roll, etc. You can also avail a range of soft drinks
Cost - Approx 130000 VND. Combo meals cost around 99000 VND.
3. The Daun Restaurant
The Daun restaurant offers halal food along with other cuisines like Malaysian, western, and dishes from Singapore. The restaurant is known for its ambience, hospitality, and delicious food service. To top it off, the restaurant also allows you to access their Wi-Fi for free!
Address - 48, Le Lai, Ben Thanh Ward, Ho Chi Minh City
Contact - [email protected] | +84764243229
What to eat - Mee Sup Udang, Ikan Siakap Tiga Rasa, Ox-Tail Soup, Bong Thien Ly Xao, Steamed Sea Bass
Cost - The dishes in Daun can cost up to 170000 VND
4. Halal Saigon Restaurant
The location of the Halal Saigon restaurant is near a mosque which adds to its authenticity. Such a place is easy to find and is known for its scrumptious local Vietnamese cuisine. The owner of the restaurant hails from Malaysia, hence the restaurant also provides a plethora of Malaysian dishes on its menu.
Address - 31 Đông Du, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
Contact - +842838246823
What to eat - Grilled shellfish, nasi lemak, chicken curry, mie, etc
Cost - The dishes and combos on the menu can cost up to 170000 VND.
5. Kampung Pandan Restaurant
Kampung Pandan is a one-stop destination for wanting to eat Vietnamese, Malaysian, and Asian food! The restaurant also offers vegan options according to your choice. This restaurant is ideal for its location, service, and free wifi. The menu offers over 200 dishes!
Address - 53 Thu Khoa Huan Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000
Contact - +842862916666
What to eat - Roti canai, prawn spring rolls, fish curry, mutton korma, bitter gourd soup with fish balls.
Cost - Around 350000 VND.
6. Pho Muslim
Pho Muslim is a lovely, little stall you can find near a mosque called Jamiul Islamiyah, better known as Nancy Mosque. It serves as an attraction for all travellers, not just Muslim travellers. One more reason why Pho Muslim is famous is that the dishes are delicious and available at a very affordable cost. Give it a try!
Address - TK25/18 Đ. Trần Hưng Đạo, Cầu Kho, Quận 1, Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
Contact - +84908797158
What to eat - Beef pho, Bun bo hue
Cost - Around 40000 VND
This was our list of the best rated to have halal food in Vietnam. Over time we hope to discover new places to add to our list. Let us know down in the comments below about which places have you been to in Vietnam for the best halal food!