What & Where I Ate : Saigon

There are many halal restaurants in Saigon. We tried several halal restaurants in Saigon.
First we tried Pasha Restaurant..a middle eastern eatery. Located just across Sheraton, opposite the Central Mosque and off the main shopping road of Dong Khoi Street.

PASHA RESTAURANT

PASHA RESTAURANT

DATO SOBREE AT PASHA

DATO SOBREE AT PASHA

OUR DINNER DISHES

OUR DINNER DISHES

This Serai Restaurant is near the main entrance to Ben Thanh Market.

SERAI RESTAURANT FRONT

SERAI RESTAURANT FRONT

SAMPLE MENU

SAMPLE MENU

DATO SOBREE ENJOYING DINNER

DATO SOBREE ENJOYING DINNER

FRIED BEANSPROUT WITH ANCHOVIES

FRIED BEANSPROUT WITH ANCHOVIES

LAMB SOUP

LAMB SOUP

NIK WITH DINNER CROWD IN BACKGROUND

NIK WITH DINNER CROWD IN BACKGROUND

Halia Restaurant is situated opposite Serai Restaurant.

HALIA RESTAURANT'S MENU COVER

HALIA RESTAURANT’S MENU COVER

HALIA RESTAURANT'S SAMPLE MENU

HALIA RESTAURANT’S SAMPLE MENU

HJ NAZRI EATING RIED RICE

HJ NAZRI EATING RIED RICE

MY DINNER DISH

MY DINNER DISH

THE BILL_EXPENSIVE

THE BILL_EXPENSIVE

There are a lot of other halal restaurants around Ben Thanh market. Here are some that I came across.

OTHER HALAL RESTAURANT 1

OTHER HALAL RESTAURANT 1

OTHER HALAL RESTAURANT 2

OTHER HALAL RESTAURANT 2

OTHER HALAL RESTAURANT 3

OTHER HALAL RESTAURANT 3

If you are a coffee lover..the authentic vietnamese coffee is a must-try. It is generally stronger than most coffees that I have drank. It is a bit too strong for my taste.
NIK HAVING VIETNAMESE COFFEE

NIK HAVING VIETNAMESE COFFEE

TYPICAL VIETNAMESE COFFEE

TYPICAL VIETNAMESE COFFEE

This mixed fruits platter is a must-try..I have never tasted something this delicious before. The platter is a mixure of some fruits added with some yoghurt and flavourings. The stall is located next to Sunflower Hotel.

SPECIAL MIXED FRUITS 1

SPECIAL MIXED FRUITS 1

SPECIAL MIXED FRUITS 2

SPECIAL MIXED FRUITS 2

SPECIAL MIXED FRUITS 3

SPECIAL MIXED FRUITS 3

SPECIAL MIXED FRUITS 4

SPECIAL MIXED FRUITS 4

THIS MIXED FRUIT PLATTER DESERVED A 6 STAR RATING..BEST IN THE WORLD.

There are a lot of street hawkers selling all sort of foods which are not halal. Here are some that I came across.

STREET HAWKER 1

STREET HAWKER 1

STREET HAWKER 2

STREET HAWKER 2

STREET HAWKER 3

STREET HAWKER 3

TAPIOCA STALL

TAPIOCA STALL

OUR VERDICT (6 STARS MAXIMUM)
FOOD : OVERALL 3-4 STARS
AMBIENCE : 3-4 STARS
COMMENTS : DONT VISIT SAIGON FOR ITS FOOD
PRICE : GENERALLY VERY EXPENSIVE