The 5 Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Whether you’re on the pursuit for a veg-only spot, need a place to simultaneously satisfy both carnivore and herbivore, or are simply looking for healthier alternatives to the typical meat-focused dish, this list has got you covered. Check out the 5 best vegetarian restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City.

PREM BISTRO AND CAFE

Prem Bistro is nestled on a busy street in District 3 and features a beautiful balcony and air conditioning inside. The menu has an enormous variety of vegetarian delicacies and they are especially known for their “Bowl of Prem,” a mouth-watering mix of vegetables, spices, and hummus over caramelized onion rice. They also offer smoothies, desserts, and refreshing teas as well as an extensive delivery menu.

basket of cooked flatbreads


HUM VEGETARIAN, LOUNGE & RESTAURANT

When dining in this cozy spot, you’ll find yourself surrounded by lush gardens, wooden décor, and fountains that create an elegant and calming atmosphere. Hum’s creative menu is designed to be fulfilling for your body and nourishing for your soul. They pride themselves on the elegant presentation of their dishes, so get your camera ready if you’re “one of those” people.


SECRET GARDEN

For authentic, home-cooked Vietnamese food, this rooftop oasis is the place to go. Secret Garden is a hidden gem inside Ho Chi Minh’s bustling District 1. It is beautifully decorated with glowing Vietnamese-style lanterns, twinkle lights, gardens, and wooden furniture to match. There is no elevator inside, but don’t let the small hike intimidate you. Make sure to order family-style and share plenty of Secret Garden’s scrumptious dishes.

barbecue blur charcoal cooking


BẾP THUẦN CHAY – VEGAN KITCHEN

Vegan Kitchen is a tidy restaurant and cafe that sits on the border of District 1 and Binh Thanh. This delectable spot is famed for its wide assortments of vegan meals, desserts, and ice creams, but even more so for their organic coffee. It’s hard to come by in the land of strong Vietnamese espresso, so savor a cup if you’re near this healthy, hip cafe.

 


PI VEGETARIAN BISTRO

Pi Vegetarian Bistro is slightly hidden on District 3’s Võ Văn Tần street, so keep your eyes peeled for their sign. This cozy spot has a lovely terrace where you can gaze at the night sky amid the soft string lights and gardens. Pi Bistro has a great selection of fresh, Asian-fusion dishes guaranteed to impress even a die-hard carnivore. Like most Vietnamese restaurants, Pi also offers fresh juices and smoothies to complement your meal.