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Baba's Kitchen

164 Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 28 3838 6661
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (219 reviews)
“garlic naan” (162 reviews)
“masala dosa” (29 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
164 Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Incredible food! So so delicious! One of the best indian restaurants I have ever been. They have also a lot of vegan dishesand the waiter knows exactly which options offer to you! Highly recommended!

Thank Bruna P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This Indian restaurant is situated in the busy street if Distt 1 , near the Pullman hotel . Food is good and prices are reasonable . Hospitality is very good . Recommended

Thank Vipin A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were searching for a place to eat , tripadvisor took us here. The place is nice and they serve good indian food!

Thank Kristine L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went tonight with my wife as we've had a huge craving for great Indian food during our 2+ months in Thailand/Vietnam. We saw the amazing reviews on this place and decided to check it out. While the outside is the loud and crazy Backpacker's District,...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I am certainly no expert on Indian food, but I have been here a couple of times and the food and service have been great. Be sure to try the naan bread.. excellent. Many like the garlic version, which is good, but I prefer the...More

Thank bigskybob
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food was delicious and very tasty, it has many vegan options as well and they were very accommodating with it which always makes me happy.Deffo have to give this place a go !

Thank nicoleconstantinides
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I ate their South Indian food every day for a week, the best I’ve had outside of South India (which I’ve traveled and eaten extensively) and Malaysia. Highly recommended!! Friendly staff as well, I have no complaints.

Thank Kris E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great Chicken Tikka Masala and also a funny and great waiter. A really nice place on a very busy road :-)

Thank Seichobob
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our first night in Ho-Chi-Minh we saw Baba’s kitchen on TripAdvisor because it was close to our hotel. The good reviews brought us here - and it was amazing! They have so much different choices, especially for vegetarians! We highly recommend this restaurant and...More

Thank jessicapniok
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A smattering of Indian dishes originating from all over the sub-continent. Your classic 'western-friendly' tikka masala, etc., combined with plenty of unique fish tikka, aloo, and northern and southern Indian dishes. A little pricier than you might pay for a Banh Mi on the street,...More

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Questions & Answers
31 January 2018|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
i dont think they take reservations, at worst you may have to wait 15 min
30 May 2017|
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Response from missjkd119 |
Thank you :)
12 February 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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: 164 Bui Vien | Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 28 3838 6661
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