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Pendolasco

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87 Nguyen Hue St | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 8 3821 8181
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11:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Trust me if your a pizza craver!! My 2nd trip for me following Italy since living in Shanghai. Shanghai and all of China thinks Papa Johns and Pizza Hut are good pizza! Even the local Chefs which come from Italy can't manage to pull it off. This wood fired pizza reminds me of Naples! (Which is the very best in... More 

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Thank David F
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pendolasco has such a nice chilled ambiance, service is warm & friendly, and food good too. They serve great wines also. Great as a frequent favorite...

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Woodmere, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant had some amazing Italian food which reminded us of back home. The pizza was excellent, the best we had in Ho Chi Minh City. Every dish was excellent from the risotto to the tiramisu dessert. Don't be deterred from the way the exterior looks. It is beautiful inside with interior and exterior dining.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch for two - Seafood pasta and Pork Milanese. A large bowl with a small portion of Spagetti, two small prawns and two clams, in a Tomato sauce Partner unimpressed. My Pork Milanese came with a small green salad with what appeared to be frozen string chips. The Pork was tasteless and tough, and the admittedly blunt knife struggled to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ever since I was little, I've lost count of how many times my family and I would go there for pizza, the staff is very nice and friendly, the food is a little bit expensive but worth it, the decorations are great, the terrace is amazing whether it is for dinner or lunch, I highly recommend you to go there,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Missing a taste for some western food we fortunately walked by this restaurant when starvation struck. We ordered a pizza and split an order of pasta .....both were quite good. Relatively authentic tastes and flavors and the pasta was actually al dente as was ordered. Worth a visit if you should crave an Italian meal.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Authentic italian cuisine. Great service. If looking to get away from traditional Vietnamese cuisine for a night ... this is the place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The quality and taste of the food (had Pasta) is great. The service is also great! Friendly, helpful & very good english! Prices are also more than fair (Pesto Pasta 190.000 Dong) You can sit outside in the cosy garden, which is quiet nice green or inside. You can order via iPad. Its good located in the 1st. District. Tolles... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We just visited for dinner today. Food is okay and price is fair. However, they never accept our discount card after issued the bill. We just remembered the card during checking, then showed the card to the staff when she brought the bill. We asked her to confirm again but she told no acceptance once issued. We can follow their... More 

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Giovanni S, Manager at Pendolasco, responded to this review

Dear customer, we investigate about what happened in your case and we have to admit that is full fault from our side regarding this episode. As manager of Pendolasco restaurant i would like to give you my best apologize and i assume the full responsabilty about your what happened. I also would like to thank you for this response that... More 

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Real Italian restaurant located in central position of Saigon,the first one to open in Ho Chi Minh. Went there with a friend on a wednesday evening,the restaurant was quietly busy.Even if the entrance look small the restaurant was very big,and we enjoyed a nice dinner sitting in the patio.They have a pizza oven which add quality to the pizza and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Nguyen Hue St | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3821 8181
Description
Our fully air-conditioned dining room, resembles a large italian authentic "trattoria". A large list of Italian wines available as well as a selection of other international lables " Our staff will be ready to help You with the right choice ".
Following a great success in the heart of the city, the Pendolasco family has opened a new branch, for all the people living in the many residential areas located around district 2. What was once an old villa has been brought back to a beautiful restaurant that with its decorations, resembling the ancient Pompeian drawings, gives a special warmth to all the guests. As the original Pendolasco, the new restaurant offers authentic Italian dishes such as the traditional : " Wood fire oven Pizza " Looking for a good meal delivered to their door steps ? Try Our great delivery team !

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