Markets in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh) with tips and the others’ list

Market culture strongly influences on the life of the Vietnamese people. When traveling to Saigon, the must-see places are the local markets where you can wander, take pictures, go shopping, taste the local food and learn more about the lifestyle in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Ben Thanh Market in Saigon
Ben Thanh Market in Saigon – Photo: @zdung2k

Top 4 famous markets in Saigon which you should not miss visiting

Living with the modern urban life, four well-known markets in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) are attractive to both tourists and residents, especially for visiting and shopping.

1. Tan Dinh Market (High-quality products)

Address: 40 Ma Lo Street, Tan Dinh Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

Tan Dinh Market
Tan Dinh Market – Photo: @kioco_corazon

To find this market easily, visitor can come to the corner of Hai Ba Trung, Nguyen Huu Cau and Ma Lo Street, the market was built in 1926. Formerly, this was once considered a “rich market” of Saigon people, selling many high-quality goods. Currently, Tan Dinh market attracts many people to visit and go shopping.

Local food in Tan Dinh Market in Saigon
Local food in Tan Dinh Market in Saigon -Photo: @ancungnhan, @huongtrandk, @tonguyen1001

Going to Tan Dinh market, you will not be hungry. This market has a lot of delicious dishes of Saigon such as Hu Tieu noodles, chopped porridge, Bo Bia (mixed hot beef, sweet soups. In particular, many food stalls here still retain the same original flavor of the local taste of the old Saigon.

Tan Dinh Church
Tan Dinh Church -Photo: @m.c_meii

Opposite to Tan Dinh market is not far from Tan Dinh church. This church is a Gothic architectural style combining Roman and a little Baroque decoration. But, the color is the unique feature of this church.

Tan Dinh Church in Ho Chi Minh
Tan Dinh Church – Photo: @m.c_meii & @_evita

With this outstanding pink color, Tan Dinh church has become a very hot check-in place of Saigon youth. At the end of the weekend, many young people come here to take pictures to share.

2. Ba Chieu Market (local food, clothing, and goods)

Address: 40 Dien Hong Street, Ward 1, Binh Thanh District, Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City

Ba Chieu Market in Saigon
Ba Chieu Market – Photo: @hhhuan94

Cho Ba Chieu is a famous market in the center of Binh Thanh district. Every day, Ba Chieu market is crowded with visitors and shoppers. The market, more than 7-decades old, is located at the corner of the intersection of Bach Dang, Phan Dang Luu, Bui Huu Nghia, and Dien Hong Street.

Walking around Ba Chieu market, you can taste many dishes such as many cakes of Mien Tay (Western Region) on the street vendors.

Food in Ba Chieu Market
Food in Ba Chieu Market – Photo: @toccvangg & @hongbeo.ins

Next to the market is another popular place, the Tomb of Ta Quan Le Van Duyet, also called Lang Ong, or Lang Ong Ba Chieu. This tomb was once considered a symbol of old Gia Dinh land (Gia Dinh is also the former name of Saigon). In addition to the sacred meaning, the lush and green campus of Lang Ong is also very suitable for your relaxing, visiting, spending time in Ho Chi Minh City.

Lang Ong Ba Chieu
Lang Ong Ba Chieu – Photo: @phuocnguyenho

Ong Ba Chieu Tomb is situated near the Ho Chi Minh City University of Fine Arts, so young people of this school often come to this place to do their exercises. Also, this is an uncontrollable site for amazing photos.

3. Ben Thanh market (Souvenirs and local food)

Address:  Ben Thanh, District 1, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam

Ben Thanh Market
Ben Thanh Market – Photo: @diepanh_ng & @thanhthao5239

It would be missing without mentioning the “cage house market” more than a century old in Saigon, Ben Thanh Market. Located in a vibrant central location, Ben Thanh Market is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Ho Chi Minh City.

Food in Ben Thanh Market
Food in Ben Thanh Market – Photo: @iamnotjy, @mrkhateo & @phoholic

The market sells different products, from “made in Vietnam” to all over the world. However, the price is relatively high compared to the common rate of the other markets. Ben Thanh Market is also the ideal address to savor Saigon cuisine.

Ben Thanh Market at night
Ben Thanh Market at night -Photo: @tranngg3010, @isabri_76 & @beatlemania009

Until late at night, Ben Thanh market still has no excitement with the night market opening here since 7:00 pm. The four market facades, especially along the streets of Phan Boi Chau and Phan Chu Trinh on the east and west gates, are always crowded with tourists. All things immerse in the active life of a modern city.

4. Binh Tay Market – Chinese food and lanterns

Address: 57A Thap Muoi Street, Ward 2, District 6, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh)

Binh Tay Market in Saigon - Ho Chi Minh
Binh Tay Market in Ho Chi Minh – Photo: @jaydenng1120

This market, nearly a hundred years old, recognized as a city-level monument, is also known as Cho Lon (Lon Market).

If tourists visit Saigon and want to enjoy the food of the real Chinese flavor, it’s reasonable to come to Cho Lon Market in Ho Chi Minh City.

Local food in Binh Tay Market in Ho Chi Minh
Food in Binh Tay Market in HCM – Photo: @reneeriview, @hsneo, @pypy_1993 & @denlimii

Traveling to Binh Tay market, you should not miss taking the pictures of food and street lifestyle to share with your friends and relatives.

Tips to note when visiting the Saigon markets

  1. The markets are always crowded, especially on weekends or holidays. You should carefully notice and keep your property to avoid being robbed.
  2. The attitude of many sellers in the markets is not right, so you should consider when visiting a store and decide to buy any items in the marketplace.
  3. You should avoid discussing much with the owners in the market.
  4. Most of the sellers often tell the price higher than the suitable price, so shoppers need to bargain. The bargaining level usually starts at 30%. But, be careful, some shops can tell a double amount.
  5. It is better to make friends with a local person to learn how to bargain the price at the market.
  6. Many markets are enormous, so be careful not to get lost.
Visiting Ben Thanh Market in Saigon
Visiting Ben Thanh Market in Saigon – Photo: @louisehesselring

List of all markets in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh, City)

Apart from the above four markets, Saigon has many other marketplaces for guests to stop by. Depending on where you stay, you can choose one of 100 markets across Saigon to visit:

Markets in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Ms. Giang Market – Address: 110 Co Giang Street, Co Giang Ward, District 1. Phone: 028 3886 0391
  2. DaKao Market – Address: 23-25 Nguyen Huy Tu, DaKao Ward, District 1. Phone: 028 3829 4052
  3. Ben Thanh market -Address: Located between Le Loi – Phan Boi Chau – Phan Chu Trinh – Le Thanh Ton, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1. Phone: 028 3829 9274
  4. Market (Phuong – Ward) Cau Kho – Address: 26A Nguyen Van Cu Street, Cau Kho ward, District 1. Phone: 028 3920 0469
  5. Tan Dinh Market – Address: Located at the corner of Hai Ba Trung Street, Nguyen Huu Cau, and Ma Lo Street, Tan Dinh ward, District 1, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City). Phone: 028 3829 9280
  6. Thai Binh Market – Address: 5 Pham Ngu Lao, Pham Ngu Lao Ward. Phone: 028 3839 4027
  7. Dan Sinh Market – Address: 104 Yersin Street, Nguyen Thai Binh Ward, District 1. Phone: 028 38251130
  8. Co., Ltd. Market Moc Bai Borde Gate (Cong Ty TNHH Cho Cua Khau Moc Bai) – Address: 275B Pham Ngu Lao Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward. Phone: 028 3920 4755
  9. Cho Nga (Russian Market) – Address: Central Garden Building, 328 Vo Van Kiet Boulevard, Co Giang Ward.

Address of markets in District 2 Ho Chi Minh City

  1. An Khanh Market – Address: Luong Dinh Cua Street, An Khanh Ward. Phone: 028 3740 4208
  2. Cat Lai Market – Address: Nguyen Thi Dinh, Thanh My Loi Ward.
  3. Binh Trung Market – Address: Duong Nguyen Duy Trinh, Binh Trung Tay Ward.
  4. Cong Thanh Market – Address: Nguyen Thi Dinh Street, Binh Trung Tay Ward.
  5. Thao Dien Market – Address: Xuan Thuy Street, Thao Dien Ward.
  6. Phu Huu Market – Address: Nguyen Duy Trinh Street, Phu Huu Ward.
  7. Cay Xoai Market – Address: 212 Nguyen Thi Dinh, Cat Lai.
  8. Do Dat Market – Address: Road 8, Binh An Ward, District 2, Ho Chi Minh

Address of markets in District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Ban Co Market – Address: 664/2 Nguyen Dinh Chieu, Ward 3. Phone: 028 3839 1493
  2. Bui Phat Market – Address: 453/156 Le Van Sy Street, Ward 12. Phone: 028 3843 6780
  3. Nguyen Van Troi Market – Address: 209/32 Le Van Sy, Ward 13. Phone: 028 3931 7788
  4. Garden Banana Market – Address: 428 Nguyen Dinh Chieu, Ward 4. Phone: 028 3832 4462

Address of markets in District 4, HCM

  1. Xom Chieu Market – Address: Duong Le Quoc Hung, Ward 12. Phone: 028 3940 1355
  2. Market 200 – Address: Xom Chieu Street, Ward 15, District 4, Ward 15.
  3. Ton That Thuyet Market – Address: 271, 81L BIS Ton That Thuyet, Ward 1.

Address of markets in District 5 Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Bau Sen Market – Address: 381 An Duong Vuong, Ward 3. Phone: 028 3833 1824
  2. Ha Ton Quyen Market – Address: Hà Tôn Quyền, ward 15.
  3. Ha Ton Quyen Iron Market – Address: 165/17 Tan Thanh, Ward 15. Phone: 028 3955 2975
  4. Hoa Binh Market – Address: 37 Bach Van, Ward 5. Phone: 028 3838 2371
  5. Kim Bien Market – Address: 37 Van Tuong, Ward 13. Phone: 028 3855 1557
  6. Phung Hung Market – Address: 214 Phung Hung, Ward 14. Phone: 028 3857 3165
  7. Soai Kinh Lam Market – Address: 545 Tran Hung Dao, Ward 14. Phone: 028 3855 4411
  8. Tan Thanh Market – Address: 68 Pham Huu Chi, Ward 12. Phone: 028 3955 2129
  9. Tran Chanh Chieu Market – Address: 1 Phu Giao, Ward 14. Phone: 028 3853 7342
  10. Vat Tu Market District 5 – Address: 133 Hai Thuong Lan Ong, Ward 10. Phone: 028 3855 3250
  11. The market of Building Materials District 5 – Address: 1A Trinh Hoai Duc, Ward 13. Phone: 028 3950 9295
  12. Xa Tay Market – Address: 36-36A Phu Dong Thien Vuong Street, Ward 11. Phone: 028 3857 1172

Address of markets in District 6 Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Binh Tay Market – Address: 57a Thap Muoi, Ward 2. Phone: 028 3855 6130
  2. Binh Tien Market – Address: 18 Pham Phu Thu, Ward 4. Phone: 028 3967 1166
  3. Ho Trong Quy Market – Address: 12T Ly Chieu Hoang, Ward 10. Phone: 028 3876 3676
  4. Minh Phung Market – Address: 122 Minh Phung, Ward 6. Phone: 028 3969 5187
  5. Phu Lam Market -Address: 54B Ba Hom, Ward 13. Phone: 028 3875 3324
  6. Tan Hoa Dong Market – Address: 170 Tan Hoa Dong, Ward 14.
  7. Phu Dia Market – Address: 716/13 Hau Giang, Ward 12. Phone: 028 3876 3910
  8. An Duong Vuong Market – Address: A6-A8 An Duong Vuong, Ward 10.
  9. Lo Gom Market – Address: Duong Lo Gom, Ward

Markets in District 7, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City)

  1. Residential Bank Residential Market – Address: Road No. 6E, Tan Thuan Tay Ward. Phone: 028 3872 5775
  2. Tan My Market – Address: Tan My Street, Tan Phu Ward. Phone: 028 3771 1046
  3. Tan Thuan Market – Address: 22 / 8B Tran Van Khanh, Tan Thuan Dong Ward. Phone: 028 3872 6570
  4. Tan Quy Market – Address: Duong So 6E (No 6E Street), Tan Quy Ward.
  5. Tan Thuan Dong Market – Address: Huynh Tan Phat Street, Tan Thuan Dong Ward.
  6. Tan Kieng Market – Address: 239 Le Van Luong, Ward Tan Kieng. Phone: 028 37719298
  7. Tan Kieng Market 1 – Address: 193, Tran Xuan Soan, Ward Tan Kieng. Phone: 028 3771 9298
  8. Rach Dia Market – Address: 239 Le Van Luong, Ward Tan Kieng. Phone: 028 37719298

Address of markets in District 8, Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Ba Dinh Market – Address: 66 Ba Dinh, Ward 10. Phone: 028 39540608
  2. Binh Dien Market – Address: Nguyen Van Linh Boulevard, Ward 7. Phone: 028 37590001
  3. Binh Dong Market – Address: 301 Ben Binh Dong, Ward 14. Phone: 028 39515627
  4. Lo Than Market – Address: Pham The Hien Street, Ward 6. Phone: 028 39812662
  5. Nguyen Che Nghia Market – Address: 127 Nguyen Che Nghia, Ward 12. Phone: 028 38549589
  6. Nhi Thien Duong Market – Address: Duong Hoang Minh Dao, Ward 5. Phone: 028 38503643
  7. Pham The Hien Market – Address: Pham The Hien Street, Ward 4. Phone: 028 38505239
  8. Rach Cat Market Address: Duong Me Coc, Ward 15. Phone: 028 38867498
  9. Van Nguyen Market – Address: Duong Me Coc, Ward 15. Phone: 028 39801331
  10. Xom Cua Market – Address: Tung Thien Vuong Street, Ward 11. Phone: 028 39512289
  11. Phu Loi Market – Address: 2670 Pham The Hien Street, Ward 7. Phone: 028 38504940
  12. Phu Loi Market 2 – Address: 190 Road 35A Trinh Quang Nghi, Ward 7.
  13. Rach Ong Market – Address: Nguyen Thi Tan, Ward 2. Phone: 028 38512628

Address of markets in District 9, Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Phuoc Binh Market – Address: 74 Dai Lo 2, Phuoc Binh Ward. Phone: 028 37310054
  2. Phuoc Long B Market – Address: 9 Do Xuan Hop, Phuoc Long B Ward. Phone: 028 37310818
  3. Nam Hoa Market – Address: 9 Tay Hoa, Phuoc Long A Ward. Phone: 093 342 94 52
  4. Hiep Phu Market – Address: Le Van Viet Street, Hiep Phu Ward. Phone: 097 234 32 47
  5. Kien Thiet Market – Address: 20 / 42C Tran Hung Dao, Hiep PhuWard. Phone: 097 234 32 47
  6. Tang Nhon Phu B Market – Address: 263 Dinh Phong Phu, Tang Nhon Phu B Ward. Phone: 028 37281537

Address of markets in District 10, Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Chi Hoa Market – Address: 24 To Hien Thanh, Ward 15. Phone: 0283 8630391
  2. Hoa Hung Market – Address: 539A Cach Mang Thang Tam, Ward15. Phone: 028 38642780
  3. Nguyen Tri Phuong Market – Address: 68 Nguyen Lam, Ward 6. Phone: 028 38553159
  4. Ho Thi Ky flower market – Address: Alley 52 Ho Thi Ky, Ward 1.
  5. Le Hong Phong Market – Address: Alley 374 Le Hong Phong, Ward 1.
  6. Ward 10 Market – Address: Alley 384 Ly Thai To, Ward 10.
  7. Ward 2 Market – Address: Hoa Hao Street, Ward 2.
  8. Nhat Tao market – Address: Corner of Nguyen Tri Phuong – Nhat Tao Street, Ward 7.
  9. Nhat Tao electronic market – Address: Nguyen Kim Building A, Ward 7.

Address of markets in District 11 Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Binh Thoi Market – Address: 152A Lac Long Quan, Ward10.
  2. Lanh Binh Thang Market – Address: 297 Lanh Binh Thang, Ward 8, District 11, TP. HCM. Phone: 028 39627549
  3. Phu Binh Market (Tan Phu) – Address: Alley 49, Trinh Dinh Trong, Ward 5.
  4. Phu Tho Market – Address: 124 Lanh Binh Thang, Ward 13. Phone: 028 38580378
  5. Tin Market – Address: Duong Pho Co Dieu, Ward 6. Phone: 028 38556641
  6. Dam Sen flower market – Address: 39 Nguyen Van Phu, Ward 5.
  7. Blue Bird Market (Cho Chim Xanh) – Address: 135/22 Binh Thoi, Ward 11

Address of markets in District 12 Ho Chi Minh City

  1. Hiep Thanh Market – Address: Ward Hiep Thanh. Phone: 028 5974103
  2.  Lac Quang Market – Address: National Road 22, Ward Tan Thoi Nhat. Phone: 028 7191558
  3. Nga Tu Ga Market – Address: Thanh Loc Ward. Phone: 028 7160963

Markets in Binh Chanh district

  1. Binh Chanh Market – Address: 20A, Hamlet 4, Binh Chanh Commune. Phone: 028 8758501
  2. Tan Nhut Market – Address: Tan Nhut Commune, Binh Chanh District, Ho Chi Minh City. Phone: 028 5378726

Markets in Binh Tan District

  1. An Lac Market – Address: 383/2 Kinh Duong Vuong, An Lac Ward. Phone: 028 7524896
  2. Kien Duc Market 2 – Address: 233/8 An Duong Vuong, An Lac Ward. Phone: 028 8769429

Market addresses in Binh Thanh district

  1. Ba Chieu Market – Address: 40 Dien Hong, Ward 1. Phone: 028 8412483
  2. Phan Van Tri Market – Address: 233A Phan Van Tri, Ward 11. Phone: 028 8434031
  3. Thanh Da Market – Address: Thanh Da, Ward 27. Phone: 028 5566451
  4. Thi Nghe Market – Address: 36 Hoa Binh School, Ward 19. Phone: 028 8992025
  5. Van Thanh Market – Address: Dien Bien Phu, Ward 25. Phone: 028 8992130

Market in Can Gio District

  1. Hang Duong Market – Address: Ap Long Thanh, Long Hoa Commune. Phone: 028 8743295

Market in Cu Chi district

  1. Cu Chi Market – Address: Quarter 5, Cu Chi Town. Phone: 028 8920468

Go Vap district

  1. An Nhon Market – Address: 6 Le Duc Tho, Ward 17. Phone: 028 8952843
  2. Go Vap Market – Address: 68 Trung Nu Vuong, Ward 4. Phone: 028 8942361
  3. Hanh Thong Tay Market – Address: 10/2 Quang Trung, Ward 11. Phone: 028 9967932
  4. Tan Son Nhat Market – Address: Nguyen Kiem Street, Ward 3. Phone: 028 8940480
  5. Xom Moi Market – Address: 4/2 Thong Nhat, Ward 16. Phone: 028 8941345

Markets’ addresses in Hoc Mon District

  1. Ba Diem Market – Address: Ba Diem Commune, Ho Mon District, Ho Chi Minh. Phone: 028 7126591
  2. Hoc Mon Market – Address: Trung Nu Vuong, Hoc Mon Town. Phone: 028 8910361
  3. Hoc Mon agricultural wholesale market – Address: 14/7 Nguyen Thi Soc, An My Hoa 4, Xuan Thoi Dong Commune. Phone: 028 7183232

Markets in Nha Be District

  1. Phu Xuan Market – Address: 32/5 Quarter 4, Huynh Tan Phat, Nha Be Town. Phone: 028 7810330

District in Phu Nhuan district

  1. Cho Moi (New Market) Address: Tran Huu Trang Street, Ward 10. Phone: 028 8444690
  2. Nguyen Dinh Chieu Market – Address: 34 Le Tu Tai, Ward 4. Phone: 028 8442578
  3. Phu Nhuan Market – Address: 51 Cao Thang, Ward 17. Phone: 028 8442839

Markets in Tan Binh District

  1. Bau Cat Market – Address: 205 Nguyen Hong Dao, Ward 14. Phone: 028 8491437
  2. Hoang Hoa Tham Market – Address: 19 Hoang Hoa Tham, Ward 13. Phone: 028 8428525
  3. Cho Phuong 9 (Ward 9 Market) – Address: Lane 175 Ly Thuong Kiet, Ward 9. Phone: 028 8646494
  4. Pham Van Hai Market – Address: Cho Pham Van Hai, Ward 3. Phone: 028 8440959
  5. Tan Binh Market – Address: 172-174M Ly Thuong Kiet, Ward 8. Phone: 028 8643711
  6. Tan Tru market – Address: 30 Nguyen Si Sach, Ward 15. Phone: 028 8151760

Markets in Thu Duc District

  1. Binh Phuoc Market – Address: Quarter 3, Hiep Binh Phuoc Ward. Phone: 028 7272269
  2. Binh Trieu Market – Address: 182 Block 2, National Road 13, Hiep Binh Chanh Ward. Phone: 028 7269842
  3. Linh Xuan Market – Address: Linh Xuan Ward. Phone: 028 8974486
  4. Tam Binh Market – Address: Quarter 3, Tam Binh Ward. Phone: 028 7293501
  5. Thu Duc Market – Address: Truong Tho Ward. Phone: 028 8961070
  6. Tu Duc Market – Address: 561 Quarter 2, Vo Van Ngan Street, Binh Tho Ward. Phone: 028 8972271
  7. Thu Duc Agricultural Market – Address: 141 National Highway 1A, Tam Binh Ward. Phone: 028 7290880
  8. Linh Trung Market – Address: Quarter 3, Linh Trung Ward. Phone: 028 7222727

Market addresses in Tan Phu District

  1. Hiep Tan Market – Address: 6 / 20F Cay Keo Street, Hiep Tan Ward. Phone: 028 8608964
  2. Phu Trung Market – Address: 49/26 Trinh Dinh Trong, Phu Trung Ward. Phone: 028 9744203
  3. Tan Huong Market – Address: Tan Huong, Tan Quy Ward. Phone: 028 8470077
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