Coffee with cell phone & net
You're visiting Vietnam and want to phone your relatives, friends or partners but your mobile phone is not compatible with the networks in Ho Chi Minh City not only to make international phone calls but also to relax.
There you can sip coffee while using the internet to chat with friends, check mail and search information.
The coffee shop's technicians are able to satisfy guests' demand on decoding mobile phone software and installing compatible software. They can also give advice on how to use fully the very latest cell phones, whether that means simply adding more ring tones or downloading images for use as screen savers. All this is free of charge.
I-Fone's data bank contains more than 20,000 music ring tones selected from a variety of songs, including soft, pre-war, hip-hop, R&B and country music, and 15 collections of images of scenery, Asian and European beauties, silk paintings and cartoons. You can also select for your mobile phones some video clips and the latest 3D games and MP3 songs.
There is a full Wi-Fi service at I-Fone, allowing customers access to the internet on their laptops or mobile phones. Also, there are chargers that browsers can use to recharge the battery of their cell phones.
While browsing on the net or waiting while the coffee shop's technicians take care of your cell phones, you can enjoy a cocktails or ice cream or a cup of Italian-style coffee and indulge yourself amid the soft melodies and cozy atmosphere.
For breakfast, I-Fone serves Hanoi-style pho (beef noodles) and Saigon-style hu tieu (rice vermicelli with pork and shrimps). The lunch menu offers a wide selection of Vietnamese dishes, at a cost of only VND14,000 per person. Among the highlights are Japanese noodles and European salad prepared by shop owner Ha Ngoc Khang
With its beautiful setting, quality service and devoted staff, I-Fone coffee shop has become a popular place for a rendezvous, particularly for those who delight in playing with the features of their cell phones.