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Saigon Saigon - CLOSED

97 Glebe Point Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
(02) 9660 3888
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  • English first
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English first
Sydney
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63 reviews 63 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

This is one of the best, most reliable restaurants in Glebe. The decor is simple but lovely, very clean with blush-red walls, reddish lighting from the pendant lights and cool conical hats all along the walls. It has a sort of magical feel. There's an indoor water feature. You can BYO wine. We always have the mixed entree (sounds boring... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Loved the food here. Service was initially patchy but improved over the course of the night. They encourage sharing of dishes and some of it was quite authentic Vietnamese. Would definitely return when back in Sydney.

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Sydney, Australia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

I live in Glebe and I have eaten at Saigon Saigon many times over the years. I can honestly say I have never has a bad meal in this restaurant. The food is fresh and tasty. I have booked a table for this Saturday night and I am looking forward too the soft shell crab and the spring rolls.

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Sydney
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

After being super impressed on our first visit we now bring all our friends here for a yummy and relatively cheap dinner. The portion sizes are fantastic, the food is always piping hot and (my partner is vegetarian) there is a fantastic selection on non-meat dishes (as well as a wide variety of meat and seafood dishes. The vietnamese rice... More 

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Singapore
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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Nice decor, extremely kind staff and great service -- the food however just wasn't very good. Not Vietnamese food, but nothing really to call fusion either. Rather greasy/bland and really salty. Not a terrible experience, but with so much else to do on Glebe, I would give this one a miss.

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Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

Take my word for it as a SydneySider ... there are plenty of great Vietnamese restaurants to choose from, This however is not one of them. Chicken Skewers that had obviously been deep fried rather than grilled, chewey salt and pepper squid, pork that was greasy and flavourless, and not a Pho option in sight. not good at all. Think... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2012

For the price, this place is excellent. Really nice food, great atmos and good service. Meal came about $25 a head

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011 via mobile

A disappointing food experience, in a street packed with great restaurants! The atmosphere, staff and decor are a saving grace. The lemon and mint soda is the only recommendation! Dont let the red lanterns draw you in, Keep walking to the Bajas cantina!

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Caerleon, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2009

We visited Saigon Saigon twice whilst staying in the Glebe area of Sydney. Both times we were really impressed with everything. You dont need to order alot of food as the portions are so big, for example 2 main dishes could be shared between 3 people. Also it is BYO(Bring your own) so we did both times. The food is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2008

fabulous & refreshing dishes, not too expensive and they serve deep-fried ice-cream! nice outdoor area too.

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Additional Information about Saigon Saigon

Address: 97 Glebe Point Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
Phone Number: (02) 9660 3888
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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