It's not easy to find good venues for live jazz in Saigon, but this stylish bar located between downtown and the budget district is well worth checking out if you're a jazz lover. The house band, under the leadership of saxophonist Tran Manh Tuan, kicks off around 9pm with a mixture of jazz standards and more avant-garde tunes. There are often accomplished vocalists performing as well, making for an enjoyable evening. Be warned, however, that there's a cover charge added to your first drink, which seems to vary between $2 and $5 depending how well-off you look, though they have an annoying habit of not informing visitors about this at the door.
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Sax 'n Art
28 Le Loi, District 1
Our Rating Neighborhood Between Ben Thanh market and Lam Son Square, on the north side of Le Loi Hours Daily 5pm–midnight Phone 08/3822-8472 Prices Cover $2–$5 Web site Sax 'n Art
Map28 Le Loi, District 1 Ho Chi Minh City
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