We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Excellent bar for fresh beer and a chat with Vietnamese peoplr

Everyone was really nice at the bar, you sit together and have a chat and cheer with Everyone. The... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Francesca R
via mobile
Fresh beer and people watching

This tiny little place on an bustling road is awesome. Freshly brewed local beer 10,000 dong for... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
JeffyL
,
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 13 reviews
1
All photos (1)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 May 2017
“Excellent bar for fresh beer and a chat with Vietnamese peoplr”
26 Nov 2016
“Fresh beer and people watching”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
30°
22°
Oct
30°
22°
Nov
30°
21°
Dec
Contact
102 Bui Vien, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Ho Chi Minh City
Reviews (13)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveller rating
8
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
8
2
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Everyone was really nice at the bar, you sit together and have a chat and cheer with Everyone. The Bia hoy (fresh beer) is cheap (10k) and nice. Food is good and cheap too.

Thank Francesca R
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This tiny little place on an bustling road is awesome. Freshly brewed local beer 10,000 dong for tankard, and they serve until it runs out. You sit on tiny plastic chairs in the street, crowded by other drinkers and the street life all around, and...More

Thank JeffyL
Reviewed 21 November 2016

What this place has going for it is cheap beer and interesting people. We had the Bia Hoi, and it's fine, but nothing special - just cheap! Worth trying while you're in Vietnam.

Thank Rik256
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

This place is as cheap as it comes. Although it gets a bit crammed i enjoyed a few hours speaking to friendly new people, locals, natives and travellers alike whilst drinking 12,000 dong Saigon beer. Located in the middle of a lively backpacker area adds...More

1  Thank cfp19
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Yes, Grandma is still alive and her two assistants sometimes crack a smile— like when the owners of the bar next door, 100, were beating the hell out of their teenage daughter with broomsticks in full view of everybody at 7pm one night. Really horrible...More

1  Thank TerryLondon_England
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Cheap beer and a great place to meet new people as the tables and chairs are packed together. The toilets are horrific as you'd expect but you come here for the beer and crack. Enjoy!

1  Thank Josh J
Reviewed 15 May 2015

Stopped at this street bar because seats were available and lots of waving from the customers and staff.As stated in other reviews Grandma supervises from about midnight-pointing to empty seats and making sure you get your order.Its popular with locals and tourists.You'll get to learn...More

1  Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 10 October 2014 via mobile

Just big impresion. Sitting on the street and watching the around. Very cheap beer, no problem in the morning. If you want to feel the city street life, best place to go to for beer and chat.

1  Thank Prudix
Reviewed 16 August 2014

This is bia hoi, Saigon style. Plastic chairs with fresh draught beer make this place very similar to its Northern friends. Food is available, which the bar owner appears get from a stall from round the corner. All quite tasty with no adverse effects. Good...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 5 May 2014

This place is known as Grandma's Bia Hoi bar, the woman who runs it has been here for 53 years and is in her eightees. I came here almost all of my 8 days in Saigon for the cheap beer-8000 dong Bia Hoi, 12000 dong...More

Thank TerryLondon_England
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 520 nearby hotels
Graceful Saigon Hotel
227 reviews
.02 miles away
Phung Hoang Gold Palace Hotel
4 reviews
.02 miles away
Phoenix 74 Hotel
56 reviews
.04 miles away
Le Petit Sai Gon Hotel
5 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,295 nearby restaurants
Five Boys Number One
146 reviews
.02 miles away
Phuong Cafe
64 reviews
.04 miles away
Universal (Sports Bar/Cafe/Restaurant/Live Music)
152 reviews
.01 miles away
Lost In Saigon
80 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,464 nearby attractions
Bui Vien Street
2,114 reviews
.04 miles away
Minh Anh Art Gallery
9 reviews
.02 miles away
Spa Lavender
7 reviews
.02 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Beer 102 Bui Vien staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines