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Den Long - Home Cooked Vietnamese Restaurant

130 Nguyen Trai | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 90 994 91 83
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soft shell crab” (47 reviews)
“coconut rice” (24 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
130 Nguyen Trai | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Excellent Food
"Real and excellent Vietnamees food"
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2. Great Service
"This restaurant had the best service I had on my trip to Vietnam"
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3. Food Portion Like Tapas Style
"kind of tapas style - we got 4 dishes and shared between 2"
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Reviewed yesterday

This is typical local Vietnamese restaurant that offers nice and authentic Vietnamese cuisines. Located in district 1 and within short walking distance from Ben Thanh Market, this is a highly acclaimed restaurant. The restaurant is beautifully decorated with colourful and nice lanterns, covering 3 storeys...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ZfyEd
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

First off nice decor, clean airconditioned restaurant. Efficient friendly English speaking staff. We went there because of the reviews. Nothing homecooked specially with their serving size. Every single dish from appetizer to main course came in little serving plate like where we put the dipping...More

Date of visit: December 2017
13  Thank diosdadou2017
Den_Long_SG, Manager at Den Long - Home Cooked Vietnamese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017
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Dear Diosdado and TripAdvisor community, I would like to take this chance to say thank you for coming with us,...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice and cozy place. Nice wall painting. Local Vietnamese meals, especially caramelised pork, pork ribs, and fried morning glory.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Soon29
Reviewed 3 days ago

Walked in to the restaurant only to learn that you have to make a reservation to be able to dine here. Fortunately the staff were really nice and got a table for my friends and I. Portions are suitable for approximately 1.5 pax, so do...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chiavikki
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food here is fantastic, and the staff extremely friendly. We tried fried rice, caramelised, spring rolls, corn fritters plus maybe two more dishes, and that left us extremely full. It's a nice atmosphere as well, and one of the waiters even wrote out a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank S_S_Adelaide
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant during lunch time.e and was greeted by the friendly staff who gave good recommendations and we ended up ordering couple of the suggested dishes. Could definitely go there again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mondikrista
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this restaurant! My husband had the pork ribs, I had carmelized pork, what a pleasure! The waiter was so nice and helpful and even wrote down a list of things we must do while visiting here! A nice young man!! Wish I got...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 533tinav
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After bought the Futa bus ticket, I used google map to search nearby restaurants for take dinner. Then it show me this restaurant. So, I just follow it. I didn’t expect their foods are so delicious! Super yummy!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank esllye
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We picked Den Long from a Trip Advisor list, checked out its website & turned up for dinner tonight. We had a great meal - particularly recommend the caramelised pork and the fried soft shell crab with tamarind, but everything was delicious. The staff speak...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank annabD7048WB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fabulous meal at this lovely friendly restaurant. The friendly waiter suggested items from the menu and they lived up to expectations. Would definitely recommend this place to anybody visiting Ho Chi Min city as a must do. It was fantastic!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 383debrab
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12 December 2018|
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Response from 533tinav | Reviewed this property |
Please contact restaurant
23 November 2018|
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Response from pangg478 | Reviewed this property |
Hi renzelf. About the reservations fee, they don't have any extra fee for you if you make a reservations.
8 October 2017|
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Response from Hilary51 | Reviewed this property |
Thanks we came anyway and had a lovely meal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Nguyen Trai | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 90 994 91 83
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If you are craving for traditional, cultural food of Vietnam, come to Den Long - Home Cooked Vietnamese Restaurant! For quality food, exceptional prices, and a clean and superb dining atmosphere, Den Long is second to none. Whether you are looking for a quick lunch, a relaxing dinner, or an appetizer and cocktails, our experienced and courteous staffs will make your visit a memorable one.
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