Looking Sharp

Looking sharp is getting easier and easier in Saigon these days. The good old barbershop has undergone a renaissance, with shops sprouting up about th

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From The Vault

This place adds welcome variety to the mix in Saigon's cocktail bar scene. For starters, it's in an area of town that's only just beginning to become

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Plying Their Craft

East West Brewing Co. needs little introduction, at least for anyone living in Vietnam. Since the first batch of their IPAs and pale ales flowed throu

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Sexy Tapas

Tomatito slinked onto Saigon's burgeoning culinary catwalk less than a couple of years ago and immediately added some sultriness to a scene gagging fo

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Relish The Experience

Not that long ago (try about four years ago) it was mighty hard to get a decent burger in Saigon. Then along came Relish & Sons and tore up the sc

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You’re Goin’ To Rehab

This locally owned pub is a rare find in a craft beer scene dominated by brewers and publicans from abroad. Rehab Station is dedicated to owner Rio Tu

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Rising Phoenix

We’re just minutes into our interview and Kim, the recently-announced, bubbly co-host of the Saigon Tattoo Expo 2018 this November, begins listing the

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Drink In The History

Most of the places we recommend for this year's Expo are new — very new. But if you’re looking for history and a whiff of nostalgia, Saigon Saigon Roo

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Yellow Cab Pizza Co.

With the amount of partying you’re likely to be doing during the week of the Saigon Tattoo Expo, we thought we’d be responsible hosts and offer you a

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Tap Out

This welcome addition to the scene has just about all the bases covered for drinkers and foodies. Where do we start? Well, first is location. Tap Out

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Drinking & Healing

This industrial-style cocktail bar on the second floor of a French colonial-era building a short stroll from Nguyen Hue Street is one of the newest in

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La Fiesta

We’re quite a way from Mexico (as the crow flies a good 16,000 clicks in fact), but surprisingly we share a number of similarities with our Mexican br

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Paul Foster Interview

Singaporean entertainment industry personality Paul Foster is these days considered a veteran after more than a decade seen on TV screens across South

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