PASSION FRUIT Hotpot & WATER BUFFALO BBQ in Saigon Vietnam

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  • Published on Jan 14, 2018
  • I always like to explore the Hotpot scene wherever I go, so in Saigon Vietnam, I went on a HOTPOT and BBQ tour ate at some local favorites.
    Location 1: Lau de 304
    This local hotpot place is awesome! The broth is DELICIOUS and the goat is not gamey at all. LOVED that goat leg as well.
    www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g293925-d4736985-Reviews-Lau_de_304-Ho_Chi_Minh_City.html
    Location 2: Saigon Grill
    The passion fruit hotpot broth is insane! I also loved the view from the roof top.
    www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g293925-d6023325-Reviews-Saigon_Grill-Ho_Chi_Minh_City.html
    Location 3: Quan 909
    I was told that I HAD to try some water buffalo while in Vietnam. The meat was leaner than beef and not as flavorful. The broth I loved but the bbq was a bit underwhelming.
    www.foody.vn/ho-chi-minh/quan-909

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Comments • 869

  • TheDrzhivargo
    TheDrzhivargo 4 days ago

    omg thats gud

  • Kyeong Lee
    Kyeong Lee 5 days ago

    😄😄 “sweating like the wild boar I ate earlier”

  • Cliff P
    Cliff P 17 days ago

    Mikey why don’t you have bottles that would be good for a meal with your contact information on how to order it. And leave it with the manager?

  • Madhurjya Kalita
    Madhurjya Kalita Month ago

    Who films him while walking

  • scienz chic
    scienz chic Month ago

    Dang @ 6:00 all that Vietnamese goat preparation looked amazing. Esp. the stove brought to the table! All the fresh veggies & herbs and the special sauces. Absolutely amazing!

  • Lyn Wilson
    Lyn Wilson Month ago

    Love Pho! Yummy!!

  • bhanu prasad
    bhanu prasad 2 months ago

    kind of in it's natural habitat ?bro😂😂😂😂

  • Tony Gin
    Tony Gin 2 months ago

    But have you eat young buffalo?

  • Deborah Fauvor
    Deborah Fauvor 3 months ago

    Is roasted okra less slimy?

  • G
    G 3 months ago

    At one point I was asking myself, Is this Jackie Chan's son cooking here. Nice job on the video.

  • David Tang
    David Tang 4 months ago

    Vietnamese like chewy meats because we chew while drinking beer/liquor, makes the meat and drink taste better.

  • dgunn4fun
    dgunn4fun 4 months ago

    2am... I'm not doing too bad on my video count. I'm just hungry now.

  • De Tong
    De Tong 4 months ago

    Lol. That menu has seen better days!

  • Jacqueline Roley
    Jacqueline Roley 4 months ago

    I'm so jealous that looks so good

  • Anne Corey
    Anne Corey 4 months ago

    Mikey he love food go any where for foods and. Spicy foods the hotter the better he live is the. U, S, and. I,m sure he is Chinese guy very good speaking good English very well thank you for sharing Bless you

  • Sean Emil Dela Paz
    Sean Emil Dela Paz 5 months ago

    Oh yeah air conditioning! Nothin like Eating Hot pot in an air condition... Toink! Place at the Rooftop! LoL

  • Prayashi Kalita
    Prayashi Kalita 5 months ago

    Clay perfectly balances Mike's excitement! I love it! He seems like a little brother to Mike.

  • kalli b
    kalli b 6 months ago

    You would love how Haitians prepare goat in a dish called griot. I always thought goat was a superior meat cause I’ve only ever had it prepared the way Haitians do and I think everyone should experience it

  • caro caron
    caro caron 6 months ago

    Its impossible not to eat while watching Mikey !

  • Oskar Sverdrup
    Oskar Sverdrup 6 months ago +1

    10/10

  • FOOD AND TRAVEL DESTINATIONS

    Thanks for recommending this place! I'll do a food review for this place on my next trip to Saigon. The grilled goat leg looks yummy!

  • Phuong Dien tran
    Phuong Dien tran 7 months ago

    Hey Mikey what you have is not a goat chess I think the is the pig chess

  • Connie Nguyen
    Connie Nguyen 8 months ago

    Why does he remind me of Jackie Chan?

  • yesitsme
    yesitsme 8 months ago

    Do you even have to ask Mike? 🤣 We already know what thigh you'll go for

  • yesitsme
    yesitsme 8 months ago

    13.57 " oh..hello darling! " 🤣

  • Becky Quach
    Becky Quach 9 months ago

    I think the "passion fruit" broth was mistranslated and is actually our canh chua which is tamarind based! (it looks like it anyways and the way that you explained it too, how it tastes similar to tom yum and sweet/sour taste). Also the egg fish is soft enough where we usually just eat the bones too! You were right in that Chinese hot pot is more like dipping, but Vietnamese hot pot is definitely meant to drink the broth! It's not good hot pot if it doesn't have good broth :)

  • yıldız çetindede
    yıldız çetindede 9 months ago

    Wow süper👍❤❤❤😘😘😘😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋😋

  • Shaina Mae Balagon
    Shaina Mae Balagon 9 months ago

    Water buffalo is so expensive though but love it so much

  • erica mary
    erica mary 9 months ago

    The hot pot looked delicious!

  • samantha bergeson
    samantha bergeson 9 months ago +2

    When he said water buffalo I instantly thought of bison(or buffalo) I am native so I grew up eating it and yup it’s is so nummy. Also wonder if he has had elk or deer before. Both of those are really good too.

  • Proud Indian
    Proud Indian 10 months ago

    0:35 Lau De or more like laudey... An indian will get it.. 😂😂😂

  • Mima Begić
    Mima Begić 10 months ago

    Love watching Mike and Clay. Wish I could travel and eat with y'all 😂

  • LowG Vacation
    LowG Vacation 11 months ago

    Goat leg looks tasty some fire eats for sure!

  • Searanok
    Searanok 11 months ago

    Either Im tripping or the smoke is going into the meat 20:02

  • Tomsawyerspit
    Tomsawyerspit 11 months ago

    What's in the hotpot that looks like giant eyeballs?

  • Tomsawyerspit
    Tomsawyerspit 11 months ago

    Wow, I think they need to order some new menus, or is that part of the ambiance?

  • Shoop
    Shoop 11 months ago

    OMG! You are inflicting hangry pain on me...

  • jessie nguyen
    jessie nguyen 11 months ago

    I’ve eaten at that place!

  • Damon
    Damon 11 months ago

    I like his friend he seems cool

  • Ever Hernandez
    Ever Hernandez 11 months ago

    great video thank you for making it

  • CHONG
    CHONG 11 months ago

    Went to lamb hotpot today with hype and excitement, the broth was great but the lamb leg was quite disappointing. It's recommended to just show a picture of what you want as they do not speak English or a English menus

  • JML24 jml24
    JML24 jml24 11 months ago

    I think I would love to try the egg fish.

  • Armando van Haaren
    Armando van Haaren 11 months ago

    Those chilly,s are hot as hell . Don't put more then two slices into your bowl

  • Kimbap Kidding?
    Kimbap Kidding? Year ago

    You gotta come to Germany, my mum makes the best Phõ and egg rolls😍
    We're an asian family btw ;)

  • katierose5683
    katierose5683 Year ago +2

    Vietnam really has the best food

  • i am yayo
    i am yayo Year ago

    I find it funny that he looks like jackie chan yet sound like trump. Haha.. Lova ya mike

  • Jose Collado
    Jose Collado Year ago

    Water buffalo in its natural habitat 😅😅😅

  • 1995Rebel
    1995Rebel Year ago

    Asian mclovin right there lol

  • Minh Hiep
    Minh Hiep Year ago

    18:37 FYI, when you eat hot pot anywhere in Viet Nam, you can ask them to refill the stock for free.

  • n a m j o o n
    n a m j o o n Year ago

    why is it never sunny in these places its always cloudy but somehow so hot

  • Kevin Alexander
    Kevin Alexander Year ago

    Mike you're my boy but you paid around 700,000VND for that goat leg. They TAXED you my dude.

  • DANTE ARANDA
    DANTE ARANDA Year ago

    You forgot beefy

  • 8862 Angelo Sheva Sudhana Azwar

    what happen to the mike

  • pearl burns
    pearl burns Year ago

    in addition to Mike's fav words: sooo good, delicious, I lovd it

  • Solomon Tirwomwe
    Solomon Tirwomwe Year ago

    Mike.....Seriously do you like have a black hole in your stomach??? Lol. I thought I could eat but yeah I've been put in my place. LOL

  • A Place
    A Place Year ago

    I've been nearly rammed by a water buffalo. I'd love to see how that mean animal tasted 😂

  • Ngan Bach
    Ngan Bach Year ago

    I’m surprised no one has mentioned this but Mikeee you were supposed to cook those greens in the buffalo hot pot instead of eating it raw and wrapping it with the meat lol. But since you did it i might as well give it a try and see how it tastes 🤣

  • nguyen phamkhoi
    nguyen phamkhoi Year ago

    normaly, they eat Water Buffalo so they can drink some liquor or beer with friend. the meat combine with beer or liquor is extremly good.

  • Beo Boo Bee
    Beo Boo Bee Year ago

    Super eat good... Nice vietnam i love food is best no .😀😀

  • wocathoden
    wocathoden Year ago +1

    You are killing me! that looks sooo tasty!