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O'Brien's Factory

74a2 Hai Ba Trung Street | Phuong Ben Nghe, Quan 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
+84 8 3829 3198
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (17 reviews)
“cottage pie” (2 reviews)
“irish pub” (6 reviews)
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International, Irish, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
74a2 Hai Ba Trung Street | Phuong Ben Nghe, Quan 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We found this bar whilst waiting for airport pick up, the pizza was good, staff friendly and wanted to please

Thank Bev J
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I visited here a number of times while staying in HCMC. It is a really well kept bar with really nice staff. The bar downstairs is very nice and the service is really good. They provided peanuts for us while sitting at the bar which...More

Thank Professor_Sparrow
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We went here for an after dinner drink and found it to be a warm, inviting and relaxed bar, there is a pool table upstairs and seating downstairs. The owner manager was there and he was very friendly. The crowd was Western mixed (Irish, US,...More

Thank marcn09
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I usually avoid Irish bars because they are usually a total rip-off. O Brien's is not. A nice Irish style bar with nice staff and a friendly owner. Paid two visits during my stay. The first was early evening and it was uncrowded. The second...More

Thank keegan_9
Reviewed 20 March 2017

For those coming from Ireland, you will know what a shebeen is...a quiet, pleasant spot for a drink, some chat and to listen to some music. Well that what O'Brien's Factory is and well worth the visit.

Thank Rayshor
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The staff are wonderful and the owner is often on site, which is nice. The clientele seemed to be mostly western ex-pats. Good, clean, safe place to stop for a drink. The name is what drew us in as we were curious about an Irish...More

Thank Intrepid T
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great little place. Pretty quiet in the afternoon but at night when the band comes on usually packed.

Thank Darren J
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This is a nice bar and a change of pace for much else in the area in district one. Nothing spectacular by Western European standards, but quite good for Vietnam.

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We found this place due to its proximity to Temple Leaf spa. It's a couple of doors down and handy if it's raining after your massage! It was fairly quiet at the weekend at about 6 or 7 pm The staff were very efficient and...More

Thank bridgejet
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a really nice warm and welcoming 'Irish' pub. The staff are all amazingly friendly and helpful and the place is nicely decorated. It does remind me of an American Irish bar (if that make sense?). lol ... We initially sat at the bar...More

1  Thank Professor_Sparrow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
International, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74a2 Hai Ba Trung Street | Phuong Ben Nghe, Quan 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
  • Phone Number: +84 8 3829 3198
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