Social House, a Japanese art cafe
Oozing with charm, this specialty art cafe embodies quality and entrepreneurship.
Hours 7:00 – 19:00 | Address 90 Nguyễn Đình Chiểu, Đa Kao, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh🔗
These days you can throw a rock from the top of any building in Saigon and there is a high chance it will hit a coffee shop. This healthy competition is driving a need for an ever-evolving step on the wild side to create one’s own niche and affection, this is where Social House scores a well deserved home-run. Nestled in the bustling Da Kao neighborhood of district one, Social House is an exciting new art concept coffee shop. It serves as a Japanese art cafe and a common networking place for business people in the Dong Hnah building and others in the area. However customers from all walks of life will fall in love with this undeniably charming little cafe.
Situated in the lobby of this bustling business building, it seems to serve an entrepreneurial and artistic crowd of expats and locals alike all riding the wave of the booming economic expansion and foreign investment in Saigon. Therefore SoHo as people fondly refer to it as, is a charming Japanese cafe displaying different art collections which change from time to time from local and foreign artists. It is a beautifully decorated cafe where they serve extremely high quality specialty organic coffee, some western food and fantastic set Japanese meals, brought to you by friendly Vietnamese servers. With a hipster decor showing off temporary art pieces, comfortable and innovative furniture and a very efficiently Japanese way of doing things, the service is quick, and comes with a smile.
Some of our favorite items from the menu are as follows:
- Wiener coffee (coffee with whipped cream) – 60K
- Organic black coffee – 50k
- Ca phe Sua – 35K
- Caphe Da – 30K
- Espresso – 50K
- Espresso with cream – 60K
- Capuccino – 60K
- Cafe latte – 60K
Taco Rice, or “Takoraisu” as they refer to it in Japan was invented in the 1960’s to serve American soldiers stationed in Okinawa. 110K
Set Menus (served all day). These are the Japanese equivalents of the ubiquitous Vietnamese “com tam” lunch places. It is the perfect size and for the price, it is a fantastic deal!
- Miso Soup, rice and Natto (fermented soybeans) – 80K
- Miso Soup, Rice and Saba fish – 100K
- Miso Soup, Rice and Gyudon Beef – 110K
Additionally SOHO offers some fantastic western options, our favorites being:
- Quesadillas – 90K
- BLT sandwich – 70K