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Baba's Kitchen

274 Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
+84 28 3838 6661
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
274 Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
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Reviewed today via mobile

After attending the Babas kitchen in Hoi An we couldn’t wait to try their Saigon restaurant!! And it did not disappoint! Me and my partner both left with full belly’s and satisfied that we had ate a great meal, experienced great customer service and great...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Humphries_xO
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing dining experience at Baba’s kitchen. The best service I’ve had in all of Asia. Reasonably priced food and great location. Would recommend to all those visiting HCMC.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brayle
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

During our 3 night stay in beautiful Hoi An we found this wonderful Indian restaurant. I have eaten in many Indian restaurants in my home country South Africa but this must be the best Indian food we have ever eaten in a restaurant. The food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MohammedD1118
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate in here several times during our extended stay in the city. The complimentary appetisers were delicious, each main dish we tried was fantastic and full of flavour. Everything was delivered to our table with a smile from a professional team who really seem...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 777gillw
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Good menu range for food and drinks. Also has a good value lunch special. English speaking with clean toilets. Nice piece of India in Saigon

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank qbntraveller
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good, fresh and tasty food. Real good Indian cuisine! Service was good. Just a go to if you’re in for other kind of Asian food for a day.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alissa1989
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was really good food and the service is great! We are going there for the second time tonight because it is so good!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Julia K
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are missing indian food in ho chi minh than Baba's Kithen is a good place to go , The service is good and the food is excellent , I tried the Rasam and it was great felt like home away from home, Highly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AlokIISPL
Reviewed 1 week ago

I use to do delivery with Baba´s kitchen, but this was the first time I visited in person. We came 5 minutes before the restaurant should have been closing, but that was no problem. We got complimentary water, entreé and dessert. The waiters were great,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ivjak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to try some different food, or just because you'd like Indian food... go to Baba's kitchen! It's the best Indian food we ever had and amazing service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gerritje V
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January 31, 2018|
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Response from EM-Hanoi | Reviewed this property |
there are no reservations, cash only, at most you have a beer or glass of wine while you wait
May 30, 2017|
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Thank you :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 274 Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 28 3838 6661
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