The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Founded in 2012 and located in Saigon Backpacker Area, The View Rooftop Bar attracts a large number of travelers and locals to enjoy the nice view of Ho Chi Minh City, exotic foods and drinks in a splendid, romantic and cozy atmosphere. Not similar to other bars and clubs which are crowded and noisy, The View Rooftop Bar is a great place to not only chill out, immerse in the music but also relax and chat leisurely with your partners. This rooftop bar is also listed as one of the best places to see fireworks in Saigon.

General information

195 Bui Vien Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City. CLICK HERE to see the location of Hao Si Phuong Alley on Google Maps. The bar is located on the 9th floor of Duc Vuong Hotel’s building in the heart of the Saigon Backpacker Area and is one of the best places to sip some drinks while enjoying the nice view of the city from the famous Bui Vien Street.

Opening hours: 9:00 AM – 1:00 AM (on the next day)

Tel: +84936 363 505

Email: info@theviewrooftopbar.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheViewRooftopBar

Tripadvisor: The View Rooftop Bar

Beautiful The View Rooftop Bar – lanterns are everywhere

Entering The View Rooftop Bar, customers will be lost in the unique world of lanterns. The romantic trees of fabric heart-shaped lanterns in red color win the hearts of all guests. Strings of heart-shaped lanterns are also hung around the staircase covered with artificial grass and illuminated by led light strings at night. The staircase with lotus lanterns leads customers to the spacious rooftop. Besides romantic red heart lanterns, the bar is decorated with countless traditional Hoi An fabric and bamboo lanterns in different shapes and sizes. A bar without modern night club lights and crazy music but with splendid lanterns.

Fabric red heart shaped lanterns at The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Lovely fabric red heart shaped lanterns are hung on iron trees.

The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

The staircase is decorated with heart lanterns and lotus lanterns.

The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Colorful Hoi An fabric lanterns with various patterns (flowers and landscapes) illuminated at night blend perfectly with wooden tables and luxurious leather sofas.

The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Hoi An lanterns are hung on the ceiling and outdoor. Brick pillars, terracotta roof tiles and the lanterns make customers feel like in Hoi An ancient town.

The View Rooftop Bar at Chrismas

The View Rooftop Bar turns majestic at Chrismas, with snowflakes, Chrismas balls and Chrismas trees.

The nice roof and bamboo Hoi An lanterns at The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

The nice roof and bamboo Hoi An lanterns.

Green spaces

Located in a District 1 which is filled with thousands of concrete buildings, the View Rooftop Bar has lots of green spaces. Trees, plants and flowers are around customers whether where they sit. The smell of Laurus nobilis (nguyệt quế), Frangipani (sứ), jasmine, daisy, orchid, lotus flowers spread in the air. During the day, the rooftop is still cool thanks to a large number of trees, plants and vines. Epipremnum aureum (trầu bà), Barringtonia acutangula (lộc vừng), Platycladus (trắc bách) are abundant on the rooftop.

The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Barringtonia acutangula, Platycladus and Laurus nobilis trees.

Nice views of the city from The View Rooftop Bar

One of the highlights of the bar is the amazing views of Saigon from the top of a 9-story building in the center of the city. The most stunning views include Bitexco – the second highest skyscrapers in Ho Chi Minh City, Vincom Central Landmark 81 – the tallest skyscrapers in Vietnam and the second tallest building in Southeast Asia, Times Squares – one of the tallest buildings, with a helipad in Saigon. Customers can also see lots of luxurious buildings including Pullman Hotel.

Views of Bitexco Finacial Tower, Vincom Central Landmark, Saigon Times Squares from The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

68-story Bitexco Finacial Tower, 81-story Vincom Central Landmark 81, 165-m 39-story Saigon Times Squares.

The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

View of Pullman Hotel from the bar.

The nice view of Saigon from The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Nice view of Saigon from The View Rooftop Bar.

Drinks

The View Rooftop Bar offers about 200 drinks including teas, coffee, alcoholic drinks (caned, bottled, craft beers, cocktails, wines), mocktails, ice blended,  juices, smoothies, soft drinks, mineral water. The bar is desinged modernly, with marble, wood, conical hat shaped ceiling lights. The View Signatures including Hot Lip, Hey Hey, Sex On The Beach, Pina Colada, Espresso Martini and Vietnam Journeys such as Hanoi Vintage, Hoi An Boutique, Tay Nguyen Highlands, Saigon By Night, Can Tho Rivers are signature drinks at this bar. Craft beers and smoothies from fresh fruits are worth trying.

Bartenders at the bar of The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Experienced and talented bartenders at the bar.

Tê Tê, Platinum, Heart of Darkness, Pasteur Street Craft beers at The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Tê Tê, Platinum, Heart of Darkness, Pasteur Street Craft beers.

glass of fresh apple juice served by The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

A glass of fresh apple juice, decorated with slices of apples.

Drink menu and prices

Drink menu - The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh CityDrink menu - The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Drink menu - The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Drink menu - The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Drink menu - The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Drink menu - The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Delicious foods

The View Rooftop serves about one hundred foods including starters, main courses, desserts, seafood combos, Western foods. They offer Vietnamese, Thai, Western dishes. The most popular foods include The View mango salad with grilled shrimp, The View fried spring rolls, Saigon fresh spring rolls. There are lots of seafood dishes such as Grilled oysters with cheese sauce, Grilled green mussels with green onions, tuna salad. A bowl of Pho with beef or a plate of Vegetarian Stir-fried vermicelli are good choices for customers who love to eat noodles. If customers are not familiar with Asian foods, French fries, burgers, vinegar salad, pasta, pizzas are available. Grilled beef on roof tile (Bò nướng ngói)

French fries, sandwiches, fish nudgets, sausages, vinegar salad at the View Rooftop Bar.

French fries, sandwiches, fish nudgets, sausages, The View salad.

The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Grilled prawns with chili salt, baked bread, chicken nudgets, vinegar salad.

The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Fried rice with eggs and garlic, Fried squids, Grilled beef on roof tile (Bò nướng ngói), The View roasted pork ribs.

The View Rooftop Bar, Bui Vien Street, Ho Chi Minh City

Fried chicken wings with fish sauce, Grilled pork with chili salt, seafood salad with mayonnaise.

Food menu and prices

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