Ho Chi Minh City or Saigon, is one of the top-ranking destinations in Vietnam thanks to not only its beautiful system of villas, lakeside vistas and charming boulevards but also a large number of great cafes spreading out over the city. Here are 3 of the best places to stop for a coffee in this state-of-the-art city that you should not miss.
1. Id Cafe
Location: 34D Thu KhoaHuan Street, District 1
61B TuXuong, District 3
Tel: +848 3822 2901/ 3822 2910
Opening hours: 7:00 AM to 23:30 PM everyday.
If you want to take a rest from a tiring day or just want to find a place where you can relieve your daily stresses and ease your mind, Id Cafe is a suitable choice. Actually, it is an island of tranquility, in stark contrast to the hustle and bustle of the city. With its cozy ambiance created by using ingenious interior design concepts, customers will not be disappointed when setting foot inside. The modern-retro theme, the 1970s style armchairs, the decor of vinyl records and stencils lining the walls, and period radios and typewriters positioned here will help you respite away from the busy life outside. Id Cafe offers a tantalizing selection of food and drinks from Vietnamese to European fusion dishes with unsurpassed quality at an affordable price.
If you're planning to take part in Vietnam food tours around Ho Chi Minh City, a stopover at this beautiful shop will be a great idea.
2. The Workshop
Location: 27 Ngo DucKe Street, 2nd Floor, District 1
Tel: (028) 3824 6801
Opening hours:8:00 AM to 21:00 PM everyday.
If you prefer artisan coffee, The Workshop is definitely a must-visit if you’re in Saigon. The Workshop has a minimalist interior with high ceilings, airy spaces, and large windows create really good lighting. The cafe also has single tables for those who want to work alone, large co-working tables for group members to gather, and stools set in front of the coffee bar. They will offer a private space with a projector to accommodate business meetings.
This is also the best place where you can enjoy great caffeine selection and yummy foods such as Italian kinds of pasta (carbonara, bolognese, aglio e olio). Besides, their staffs are very friendly, experienced, and highly educated.
3. Oromia Coffee
Location: 193A/D3 Nam KyKhoiNghia Street, District 3
Tel: 090 886 11 36
Opening hours:7:00 AM to 23:00 PM every day.
In addition to Id Cafe, Oromia Coffee is a right venue for those who are looking for a peaceful setting to work, relax, eat, listen to acoustic music or chat with friends.
Located in an alley on Nam KyKhoiNghia Street, the contemporary interior design with wall painted white, the muted shades of gray and black of the simple decorative objects, Oromia Coffee is highly praised by visitors.
At a little corner, there is a piano available for those wanting to play some music. Entire premises of Oromia have a lot of greenery and there’s even a fish pond outside. Interestingly, you can spot a few cats in the cafe playing with guests. In addition, Oromia is also well-known for a variety of options in their menu such as coffee, tea, smoothies and other drinks, as well as popular dishes like steamed rice, toast, snack, pasta, and cakes.
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