La Villa’s Extensive Cheese Trolley

Once sampled it is never forgotten. The cheese trolley at La Villa is a joy to behold for turophiles in Ho Chi Minh City. La Villa have spent a long time and a lot of love developing this gastronomic delight. The trolley has 20 permanent residents to delight the palate and more visit on occasion. […]

Les Bocaux de La Villa

La Villa French Restaurant has recently added a collection of superb takeaway items to their menu. A glass-fronted refrigerator in the restaurant displays the delectable items for customers to drool over. This mouth-watering collection is enough to get anyone excited. No additives or preservatives have been used in the production of these superb takeaway dishes. […]

10 Tips for Fine Dining Etiquette

Chef Thierry Mounon and his wife Mrs Tina Trang Pham have created the perfect setting in which to enjoy wonderful French food and practice your fine dining etiquette. There is no reason to get stressed about eating in top restaurants. The rules are mostly a case of just good manners, along with a few other […]

La Villa’s New Wine Menu

La Villa’s Head Chef Thierry has just updated his already comprehensive menu to feature some excellent additions, with some rarities that are sure to surprise and delight even the experienced sommelier. La Villa’s “wine book” now has a selection of 30 wines, to make the total number of wines at La Villa an even 230. […]

Festive Cheer and Special Treats at La Villa

Chef Thierry, Ms Tina and all the staff at La Villa would like to wish a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our customers, suppliers, and friends. A special time of the year deserves something special to help everyone celebrate, and La Villa has come up with two exceptional menus to […]

La Villa French Black Truffle Menu

In presenting the La Villa French Black Truffle Menu, Thierry Mounon has created something really special, based around “the diamond of the kitchen” The French Black Truffle has been called “the diamond of the kitchen”. A truffle is the fruiting body of an Ascomycete fungus, a species of the tuber genus. They are highly prized […]

Are You Being Served?

It’s a perennial problem for any of us that have chosen to relocate to Southeast Asia; why is the restaurant service, so often, just so bad? You know the drill, your partner fancies a nice night out and you decide that a romantic dinner would be just the job. You make your selections from the […]

La Villa in Thao Dien: Ho Chi Minh City’s Cosmopolitan Hub of Fine Dining

A great location and venue are not everything, but we all know that fine feathers make fine birds. La Villa French Restaurant’s home is Thao Dien, which skyrocketed from poor to posh in less than two decades. Today, District 2 is where Ho Chi Minh City is the most rapidly evolving. Here’s an impressive fact: between […]

From Louis XIV to La Villa: The Illustrious History of Silverware

At La Villa French Restaurant in HCMC’s District 2, we’ve recently added sterling silver flatware to our stunning table settings. At most restaurants silver has been replaced by stainless steel, but in the world of fine French cuisine we care about all the details, from the quality of the ingredients to the shape of the […]


At La Villa French Restaurant in HCMC’s District 2, we have some special items in store for you. Over the course of more than one year, Chef Thierry Mounon has sourced, researched and tasted ingredients hundreds of times to create his outstanding recipes for six top of the line tasting menus designed to excite any gourmet palate. […]