3 rice noodles restaurants Saigon people cannot ignore
Though the three rice noodles restaurants have the prices much as twice as, even three times than other restaurants, the following addresses are always crowded. They are very famous and loved by Saigon. Let's taste them as a local experience in Vietnam tour packages https://www.fareastour.asia/private-tours/ when you have time to come to Saigon and Vietnam.
Nam Vang rice noodles Thanh Dat
A hu tieu bowl (or rice noodle before mixed with hot water-soup.
The restaurant is lying on the Co Bac Street (District 1) and it is famous for opening all day, 24/24 hours. Whether it is in the morning or in the evening, Thanh Nam restaurant is always crowded. Although this places serves only Nam Vang rice noodles, it still attracts customers with the rich soup which is rarely found in anywhere.
The owner said that the soup is made from the bones, so when you eat you will feel the sweet taste of bone but not the sweetness of powder. The bowl of rice noodles here is full of lean meat, minced meat, shrimp, eggs, liver, kidney ..., and it cannot be lack of the tough traditional noodles and the aromatic fried onion.
Nam Vang rice noodle is a favorite of Saigoner.
The vegetables which is served with this dish is also put in separate place, such as bean sprouts, parsley, lettuce. If you do not like eating raw vegetables, you should tell to the staff to not buy them. The price for a meal here is 35.000 VND per serving, 2000 VND per a cup of tea, 2000 VND per cold towel.
One disadvantage in this restaurant is that in the evening this place is quite crowded, so you have to sit uncomfortably and to wait. But in turn your car or motorbike will be kept free.
Rice noodles Thanh Xuan
The people in Saigon all know this rice noodles restaurant over seven decades and characteristic of My Tho.
The restaurant is on Ton That Thuyet street, in the center of District 1. To the customer, it does not impress them by the vast or luxurious space. When you step into the inside of this place, you will see tables and chairs be neatly folded on the sidewalk, and from the first step you will be attracted by the smell of the soup in a pot placed on the charismatic small shelf.
The noodles is made to be soft, then put into a bowl with shrimp, pig liver, pork chops, crab meat, and a little sliced green onions above. The owner will pour the soup and minced meat into the bowl if the customers require. Dried noodles has an own cup of boiled water, the noodles in the bowl will be covered with paste sauce. The restaurant is open from 6 a.m to 7 p.m, the price is dependent on what you order, in the range of 30,000 VND to 50,000 VND.
Nam Vang rice noodles Nhan Quan
This restaurant has made a fame that the noodles is served with 4 - 5 peeled shrimps in the price of only 60,000 VND, but everyone who has eaten it made compliment on it. Nam Van rice noodles Nhan Quan is located on Au Co street (District 11), and the dinners can order mixed noodles with lean meat, minced meat, liver, ... with the price of 65,000 VND.
Nam Vang rice noodle is very interesting with shrimp, meat, onion...
Fried noodles here is preferred by most of dinner having come to this place. And it is open from 7 a.m to 10 p.m. The restaurant is very crowded, and they still serve very fast, but in at noon you have to wait for a while.