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5 snail shops in Ho Chi Minh City have “divine weapons” that make people come to eat in large numbers

On cold rainy days like this, hot snail dishes are always a great choice for food enthusiasts.

The feeling of just sitting around talking on plastic chairs, inhaling the aroma, and sipping a plate of snails, is nothing better. Because snails are a popular and familiar dish for many people, in the city, there are countless restaurants specializing in snails widely covered throughout the districts. It is not difficult to find a good snail restaurant in the city, but the following snail shops have for themselves “specialty” dishes that once anyone has tasted, they will be so addicted to “missing” the whole snail shop.

Snails with milk sauce

This is the snail shop with the strangest dipping sauce in the city, many people think about how can fish sauce and milk be combined, but this snail restaurant can make a “unique” sauce that no one else has. which can be. This kind of fish sauce is also registered exclusively by the owner, suitable for dipping all kinds of snails in the restaurant such as garlic snails, incense snails, nail snails, especially scallops, quail eggs, etc. The smooth, sweet consistency of the fish sauce and the fat of condensed milk.

5 snail shops in Ho Chi Minh City have “divine weapons” that make people come to eat in large numbers

Photo: @skyniesweet, @eatingbyella

In addition to the delicious candy dipping sauce, the snail shop also has two special points that every customer must “fall in love with” which is the slightly difficult road because of the alley and especially the “5 no” principle of the restaurant. .

Photo: TyNa Nguyen, @trucquynhjunmi, @skyniesweet

Address: 282/6 Bui Huu Nghia, Ward 2, Binh Thanh District

Opening hours: 15:00 – 21:00

Snail Thuy

Among the snail shops in the snail paradise of District 4, snail Thuy has become famous for its golden salted egg sauce. Although this dish has become extremely popular in the city, the salted egg sauce here still has a special recipe that makes customers every time they crave for fatty panther snails, will immediately visit the Thuy snail shop. A “money” point at Thuy snail is that the snails are all fresh and delicious, not as pale as in other shops.

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In addition to the salted egg kimsa sauce, the fried snails with the sauce here are also among the “extreme foods” of the restaurant such as snails with pepper sauce, fried tamarind, fried with coconut, fried with butter… the sauces here are also called cakes. Dipping noodles in is a full meal.

Photo: ngochan lenguyen, @trucquynhjunmi, @Tu Thanh Nguyen

Address: Street No. 46, Ward 5, District 4

Opening hours: 16:00 – 22:00


A delicious – nutritious – cheap snail shop in District 4 is nowhere else than the famous snail shop. Although located quite deep in the market street, the shops are still quite easy to find because of the dedicated instructions because the customers who come here every afternoon are extremely crowded. And the restaurant also owns a menu with familiar snail dishes, but because of the rich cooking method with a full bowl of snails, impregnated with spices, diners keep “trading melons” with each other, but their hands are still busy with snails. .

Photo: Le Hoang Tuan

With prices ranging from only 30,000 to 50,000 VND but the food is still very good quality, so this place gradually becomes a familiar place every month when the budget runs out but still craves snails.

Ảnh: Your Little Penguin, Chau Do

Location: C218 Xom Chieu, Ward 15, District 4

Opening hours: 12:00 – 23:00

Stair snail

Snail dishes are often eaten by people in the evening, but in the morning, if you have a craving for snails, few restaurants open. But in a small corner of District 5, there is an old lady’s snail shop that opens in the early morning with a very special dipping sauce. The reason the shop is called the staircase snail, the shop has existed for more than ten years at the foot of the stairs of an apartment building. The price here is also very affordable, so many people or students also come here to enjoy snails.

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The restaurant also only has 4-5 seats, but the customers come to eat not only because her shop has a variety of snails but also the esoteric sour and spicy passion fruit dipping sauce is also very tasty. crave.

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Address: 440 Tran Hung Dao B, Ward 11, District 5

Opening hours: 7:00-17:00

Snail Snail

No exaggeration, District 4 is indeed the capital of snail dishes, the city’s special snail shops seem to be concentrated in this district. Although many diners are familiar with snail dishes at affordable prices, the quality is not inferior such as fried fat snails with spicy butter, fried snails with coconut, cheese oysters, delicious grilled scallops with eggs, …

Photo: Le Phuong Thao

But the shop is constantly improving and adding new dishes to attract young people. And the “best-seller” of this restaurant is the cheese snail dish. This dish looks like a dish of oysters or beef, but the crispy snails, rich sauce, and fatty leopard cheese make many diners unable to help but be curious to try it. Besides, the shop also serves some other drinks and snacks for you to experience.

Photo: Grape snail 88

Address: 178 – 190 Le Quoc Hung, Ward 12, District 4

Opening hours: 15:30 – 21:30

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