To the community living in district 2, that either live or work there, here are the best set-lunches for lunch in Thao Dien.
Le Bacoulos on 13 Tong Huu Dinh is a restaurant serving traditional French cuisine that offers one of the best set-lunches in the area. It looks nothing extraordinarily impressive but the place has an indoor and outdoor. It is a great canteen, full of french people that believe Le Bacoulos offers a great value for money. The set-menu is 180,000 VND only, including 2 courses and a soft drink. The plus is, they offer many choices for starters and main courses. You can choose between 18 kind of starters such as fresh scallops tartare, stuff tuna tomatoes or goat cheese salad. For the main course you can also choose between 18 main courses such as flank steak, egg casserole or sea bass.
Saint-Honore is not only a bakery that offers delicious pastries, breads and cakes, but it is also an excellent restaurant. Most of the people think of Saint-Honore as a bakery. If you want to enjoy a delicious lunch on a nice terrace, this is where you should go. They have an indoor and outdoor, and the plus is that you can order fresh breads, pastry and cakes from the bakery. The set-lunch is 185,000 VND and the menu changes every week and offers starter, main course and dessert.
Mr Ya Bon at the very end of Thao Dien street (next to Buddha Bar). The set-lunch is 159,000 VND and includes 1 galette complete or bolognese, or spaghetti bolognese, or mixed salad + 1 soft drink.
Phap Oi Can Tin on Thao Dien street. It is one of the best deals to get French food at lunch break. 149,000 VND only with unlimited starters buffet (salad, eggs, tomatoes, …) and one main dish (beef steak, galette ham cheese and egg, …).
Pho Dinh is a well-known Japanese barbecue restaurant chain in Saigon. They offer many set-lunches and the most expensive one you will expect to pay is 190,000 VND. The set-lunch include salad, starters, rice, meat and drink. You can also order curry rice or soup instead of the barbecue meat.
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