Historic Saigon Saigon Bar is named by The Guide Magazine as “Best Bar in Ho Chi Minh City”—and several generations of international politicians, celebrities, authors and war correspondents who have helped make it a legend would not argue.
Saigon Saigon Bar – Top 10 Exciting Entertainment Venues – 100 Excitements of HCMC – awarded by HCMC Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
On the rooftop of the original Caravelle, Saigon Saigon Bar is simply in a class of its own. The famous “roof-top garden bar” became an unofficial headquarters for correspondents and generals during the 1960s and early 1970s. The original bar still stands, antique fans still whirl languidly from the raked ceiling, cocktails are still carefree on the garden terrace, dating back to 1956; and the verandah remains a “lookout tower” across Ho Chi Minh City, with its romantic purple glow at sunset.
Saigon Saigon Bar opens daily from 11am until late.
At lunch, salads, gourmet sandwiches and desserts are served. Classic choices include smoked salmon and avocado salad, tomato & feta cheese salad, classic turkey club sandwich, and Asian shrimp & pork hash. End lunch with a signature dessert like ice mousse nougatine or chocolate espresso ice-cream.
In the evening, the sensational Cuban band “Luna Negra” (every day except Tuesdays) and another Cuban band “Warapo” (Tuesdays) entertain with live music singing all time favorites – while “Saigon Heights” is a classic cocktail list including Cool Cyclo Driver, Miss Saigon, Over Dong Khoi, Rue Catinat and the Saigon-Saigon Slammer. Especially in this season, Saigon Saigon Bar introduces tropical drink menu such as Caravelle, Nineteen Mojito, Good Morning Vietnam, Lychee Martini, Singapore Sling, Vitamin C Tonic, …
For more information, please call 3823-4999, ext 27101.
Saigon Saigon Bar – Rooftop via 9th Floor of Caravelle Hotel
19 Lam Son Square, District 1, HCMC
Tel: 3823-4999, ext 27101