If you find a Retro Style Cafe in Saigon – HCMC, this post is definitely for you!
In this busy life nowadays, we face deadlines all year long, that makes us sometimes want to find an old corner. At such times, many cafes in Vietnam decided to decorate their shop with the hard, slow and peaceful vibe in the 1960s and 1970s.
This is a series of Retro Style cafes in Saigon that have sprung up like mushrooms after the rain and become the places to escape the urban dust of the youth.
Retro Saigon is just “Retro” like their name. Melodious music, superb drinks, suitable for photography – this is one of the Retro Style cafes that you cannot ignore when coming to this city. This cafe shop was inspired by the image of Saigon in the 1965s. Retro Saigon owns a lot of old souvenirs from the past.
It is the combination of classic and modern feature, with the vintage, quiet, comfortable atmosphere.
Price : 1$ – 2$ (25,000 VND – 50,000 VND)
Opening Hours: 8 AM – 10.30PM
Address: 55 Trần Quốc Toản Street, Ward 8, District 3, HCMC
Visit Website: https://www.facebook.com/saigon65/
Contact: 093 922 05 90
Saigon Life is different from other cafes. It called a shop but not a “real-shop” but actually a corridor of a row of rooms for rent. Built-in an old apartment during the Vietnam war, you can feel the sense of memory right in the panel.
The menu here is also simple and rustic. You can have a glass of warm fresh milk for a cold night or a specific cup of black coffee of Saigon people, which are really suitable for the vibe here. This place is also a good place for shooting and own a lot of beautiful photos.
The atmosphere here is super cozy, and with nice drinks, it seems that Saigon Life is a hiding place, rediscovering the old popular days of young people.
Price: under 2$ (50,000 VND)
Opening hours: 7 AM – 10 PM
Address: 19/6b Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai, Bến Nghé, District 1, Hồ Chí Minh
Visit Website: https://www.facebook.com/SaigonLifePhoto/
Contact: 090 905 40 96
Right in the center of Saigon, Okkio Caffee is a destination for you to enjoy specialty coffee amidst the hustle and bustle of daily life. Especially, coming to this, you can tase the old Hongkong Coffee vibe. The elegant, creative space in the Cafe shop makes diners think they are lost in a miniature studio.
Price: 1,5$ – 4$ (35,000 VND – 85,000 VND)
Opening Hours: 7.30AM – 10 PM
Address: 122 Le Loi St., Ben Thanh Ward, District 1, HCMC
Visit Website: https://www.facebook.com/okkiocaffe/
Contact: 0848 011 118
With the Green tone, things cafe maintain a vintage style from the 1990s in Saigon. Melodious music resounds in the old room, resting on a soft chair, giving us a feeling of comfort. The bonus point of this coffee shop for those who love animals is that Things Cafe owns some little cute cats. This space is quite quiet and chill.
Price: 1,5$ – 2,5$ (35,000 VND – 50,000 VND)
Opening Hours: 9 AM – 10 PM
Address: 1st Floor, Old Apartment Building, 14 Tôn Thất Đạm Street, District 1
Visit Website: https://www.facebook.com/thingscafe
Contact: 08 66 786 205
Hoang Thi Cafe
This place has an old Saigon Retro decoration.
With the nice music and rich coffee, Hoang Thi Cafe is full of art and memories of the old days but surely everyone who comes here must be excited.
Price: 1,5$ – 3$ (35,000 VND – 65,000 VND)
Opening Hours: 8 AM – 11 PM
Address: 33/72 Nguyễn Trung Trực, Ward Bến Thành, District 1, Hồ Chí Minh
Visit Website: https://www.facebook.com/caphethii/
Contact: 090 281 32 14
Vừng ơi mở ra Coffee
This place has an intimate atmosphere. Sometimes, Vung oi mo ra Coffee performs live music in Vietnam, English and French Songs. You can enjoy the cozy coffee and nice decoration in a private place like this.
Price: 2$ – 4$ (40,000 VND – 88,000 VND)
Opening Hours: 9 AM – 11 PM
Address: 1st Floor, 17 Ngô Thời Nhiệm Street (Alleyway 17), District 3
Contact: 028 2215 7813
House No.7 Cafe
With Acoustic performance at the weekend – This is one of the quiet Retro Style cafe for you to hide from the bursting city like Saigon. It is quite hard to find the place, but it’s maybe an adventure.
Designed by students of the University of Architecture, every corner of the shop is as small as a chair is meticulous. You can feel the cool chill vibe with great music.
Price: 1,5$ – 2,5$ (30,000 VND – 55,000 VND)
Opening Hours: 8 AM – 10 PM
Address: 7 Ngô Thời Nhiệm Street (Alleyway 17), District 3
Visit Website: https://www.facebook.com/ngoinhasobay/
Contact: 0947 770 810
These are the beautiful Retro Style Cafe recommended in Saigon. Besides that, you can check out the Coffee Apartment in Nguyen Hue Street, Ho Chi Minh City right here.
*Notes: List of “Top 7 Best Retro Style Café in Saigon” above is compiled by Backpackers Vietnam for the reference purpose as a third party of providing helpful information to members & readers. We research and pick the best local tours in Saigon based on our internal data with the aim to show you the best of Vietnam. No advertisement purpose. We don’t take responsibility for incorrect information and change of Tours or Businesses that may happen.
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