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9A Thai Van Lung Street, District 1 | 9A Thái Văn Lung, Q.1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3822 4798
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Soups, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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9A Thai Van Lung Street, District 1 | 9A Thái Văn Lung, Q.1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice place with good service but like most restaurants in Saigon the cooks have no idea how to cook a steak to order. Ordered a steak medium-well and it could have walked off the plate. Send it back and told them to cook until no...More

Thank Paul E
Tristan N, Owner at Skewers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Paul, Thank you for your patronage and time to review us on TA despite a very poor review. We have been grilling steak for over 17 years and we never have this problem. I would love to meet with you if you get a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here many years and the food quality never fails, not top notch but always above average. Love the pastas and soups there.

Thank BabyMun
Tristan N, Owner at Skewers, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear BabyMun Thank you for your patronage and time to review us. We don't normally received review from TA despite being open for over 17 years. Hope to see you soon and thanks again. Tristan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended to go to Skewers by Nick's Darwin friend, Doug Chan, so we did. Not disappointed with food. Some staff barely spoke English but one, affectionately known as Patrick, spoke pretty good English & we talked abour lots of things, least of all...More

Thank enzof810
Tristan N, Owner at Skewers, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Enzof810 Thank you for your review and patronage. Will definitely relay the message to Patrick and the rest of the staff. They all speak English but most are quite timid to speak up. Hope to see you again in the near future. Tristan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice place, cozy and very fine with quality food and atmosphere...srvice was quite efficient. keep going and the food as usual,

Thank frederic c
Tristan N, Owner at Skewers, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear frederic c Thank you for your patronage and review. We appreciate your opinion and look forward in serving again soon. Tristan

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was OK but nothing special. A little pricey for what you got but the surroundings were clean and the service was good.More

Thank Alex T
Tristan N, Owner at Skewers, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Alex T Thank you for your patronage and review despite not being positive. we are a western restaurant and majority of our ingredients and products are imported and not cheap. We try to balance the cost by offering better quality, larger portion and attentive...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My two kids and i went there to find some food that we could be sure was gluten free for my son. We had chicken skewers and humus and my daughter has spag Bol. It was fantastic, service was wonderful and the food was fresh...More

Thank nahariyya
Reviewed 12 August 2017

4 vegetarians are difficult to please. Very good staffing. Four dip platter tasty and filling. Pasta and falafel good. Reasonable price would have been double check n UK

Thank AndrewMyers1
Reviewed 8 August 2017

been there twice in a week, first time salmon was over cooked as it was dry inside , the sea bass with shrimps was no flavor at all. the second time was better as the creamy mushroom soup was good, the chicken with lemon sauce...More

Thank frederic c
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Will be back definitely when I come back in August next month I let the kitchen staff know the food was of high quality and the atmosphere was excellent

Thank eyesangel
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Skewers is an old school restaurant that does a lot of things well. Very solid experience always and even though it is not cheap for HCMC it offers great value for money. For me it's a restaurant that is worth visiting once or twice a...More

Thank GiaDuc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9A Thai Van Lung Street, District 1 | 9A Thái Văn Lung, Q.1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3822 4798
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Located near the Opera House, Caravelle and The Park Hyatt Hotel (5 minutes walk). Skewers has been open since July of 2000. The restaurant has 2 level, ground floor with 30+ seating, bar area and open kitchen. 1st floor with 12 tables, plus a cigar/smoking lounge. Skewers is open for lunch and dinner only. From 11:30 to 2pm and 6pm to 11pm. The kitchen last order is at 10:30pm. The restaurant is good for groups, wine tasting, lunch, special dinner, entertaining clients, romance, delivery and reservation.
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