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Huong Lan

#19-1925 Bowen Road, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 1H1, Canada
250-756-7943
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Ranked #26 of 268 restaurants in Nanaimo
Cuisines: Asian, Vietnamese
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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  • English first
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Love this place. Food is amazing, consistent, and the price is fair. Whether in for a quick lunch or a nice family dinner this restaurant is great.

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Usually when you go to a restaurant, if it's a cheap place, you can pick two from price, atmosphere, and quality. Huong Lan has all three! Friendly (and cute) waitresses, a cozy atmosphere, and the BIGGEST, cheapest, best vietnamese food in Nanaimo.

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Mount Vernon, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Lunch or dinner, if arrived a bit late, don't leave disappointed, it's well worth the wait! All foods I have eaten at this restaurant have been delicious.

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Nanaimo, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I'm not an expert on Vietnamese but I know good food. This is the first time trying this little gem and it has expanded from it's previous incarnation ( Buddhist pun!). The place is always crowded at noon but I couldn't get my group there any earlier, so we had a bit of a wait! The meals came very quickly... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Salad rolls and soup always good. Well all of it is delicious. May have to wait your turn but worth ever min. I go few times a month. Best Viet food in town. Keep it up. RobRoy

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Nanaimo, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Huong Lan has decent soup vermicelli (but is still better, cheaper and the portion is bigger than than Pho a Dong's) but very good rice/dry vermicelli dishes. Most of the time, I go for #54 (Grilled lemon grass chicken, spring roll, and grilled pork served with rice or vermicelli). Usually I can't finish it all and end it up wrapping... More

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Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

There is no better quality Vietnamese food and price no matter what city from Maui to Vancouver you are looking in. We have found no comparison and visit usually weekly ourselves or with friends. This is one of my favourite restaurants for quality, consistency, friendly, efficient service and price. All the waitresses work fast and hard! Because of this its... More

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

We have been here several times and always good food. The restaurant is usually busy. The last time we were there the menu prices had been raised. The service varies from great to poor depending on server.

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Parksville, BC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

A humble little restaurant that serves excellent Vietnamese food at reasonable prices. The food is tasty, timely and served with generous portions. The girls are friendly and efficient. I had the WonTon soup with Salad Rolls.... fresh and flavourful!

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Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

I have had take-out dinner from this restaurant many times. The food is always great, and ready on time.

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