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Basilico

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Cnr Le Van Huu and Nguyen Du | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 8 3520 9099
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06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Wellington, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a loyal customer at Basilico before I moved to New Zealand. Came back after two years, expecting to have one of the best Italian dishes in town again but unfortunately, it was disappointing. I ordered 200gr of Sriplion for my steak, then was told by the waitress that the sriplion contains lots of fat and the meat is not... More 

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1 Thank CatherineWelly
Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
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801 reviews
570 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I would say that the restaurant is more really good Italian-American type of cooking. Their pizza is excellent. I had a thin-crusted pizza with mozzarella and a spicy salami on the top and it was cooked perfectly and served red-hot from the oven. It was a nice change from eating Vietnamese every night. The service was wonderful. They were friendly... More 

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1 Thank Justin W
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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237 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The food at Basilico was very well made and tasted great, especially the salad and pizza. The staff were very friendly and gave good suggestions on what to order. I would defiantly recommend the restaurant especially for a business meeting considering the service and food quality and additionally the ambiance is clean, inviting and well organized. The Italian food is... More 

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1 Thank ShaunMcKeoghHCMC
Hanoi, Vietnam
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant many times and tried a variety of dishes. The winner by far is the Ravioli which are exquisite both in flavor and portion size. The pizzas can be improved as they are quite bland with no rich flavor. Other notable dishes are the pistachio crusted lamb and the grilled salmon. The restaurant is located within... More 

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1 Thank christopherU2874FO
Macau, China
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177 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The restaurant is associated with the Intercontinental Asiana hotel, but separated physically. It occupies a bright, clean space, with both indoor and outdoor settings. Menu is classic Italian. Staff are well-trained and fluent in English. Prices are very reasonable given the quality of the food.

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2 Thank greenstOat24
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

After long vacation, our family returned to Basilico and surprising that they had a lot of changes within few months . Firstly, we impressed with their new menu, it looks simple but elegant, not a mountain of words like before. They are doing a good job when focus on offering what an Italian food lovers needed, Caprese, Ravioli , 4... More 

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2 Thank Carrot0612
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing! I was very surprised by your food. Yesterday I came here, ordered Margherita pizza and spaghetti Vongole. I enjoyed with my all interested. The food with pizza and pasta has exact Italian taste. As you know, it's very hard to keep the traditional aromatic flavor, but you can. I definitely come back here someday as soon as possible.

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1 Thank Nhi Đ
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I had been there for a quick brunch and that was a really satisfied experience. Delicious food (really Italian), warm atmosphere and very professional service. The waitress was very caring and smart I like her, she explain more than everything I ask. Will definitely come back with family for the next time.

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2 Thank Huong T
Cairns, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The Basilico restaurant offers a wide range of original great Italian food and professional service with friendly staff. I'm used to eat in Italy so I know what is good Italian quality. For example they offer original Parma ham, its taste can't be better. Basilico is probably the best Italian restaurant in Saigon. That's reason why I'm a regular guest... More 

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3 Thank Nico G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We came here with a buddies group. We shared a Antipasti selection, Calamari then Steak for main course. Must say this is an amazing lunch, food was delicious with reasonable price (especially choice of steak sauce, I strongly recommend Bernaise & cheese sauce), service is outstanding. We will come back.

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2 Thank Kieu N

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Le Van Huu and Nguyen Du | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3520 9099

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?