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2337 Blanding Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 521-1800
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very nice place for lunch

My wif and I dined on their Blazing Beef and Shanghai Garlic Noodles w/prawns. The beef dish was delisious. The noodles were a bit too spicy even though we asked for their mild version. However, when the wait staff noticed that we were not enjoying the noodles, they made up another plate without... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 21, 2015
NOJORV
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Sacramento, CA
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Sacramento, CA
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

My wif and I dined on their Blazing Beef and Shanghai Garlic Noodles w/prawns. The beef dish was delisious. The noodles were a bit too spicy even though we asked for their mild version. However, when the wait staff noticed that we were not enjoying the noodles, they made up another plate without the spice and it was very good.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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197 reviews 197 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We came here for lunch with our daughter and her family. They had good salads and sandwiches, and a nice view of a marina. Our 5 year old granddaughter was happy with her noodles and chicken, the mango salad was excellent, and I had a vietnamese french dip sandwich which was quite good. I had actually ordered a half sandwich... More 

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Alameda, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We went here for my beloved spousal overunit's birthday and had an excellent time. The food was good, and not full of cilantro (I'm one of those to whom cilantro tastes like soap). The service was astoundingly good. Only the atmosphere lacked a bit - it felt very dinerish for what is actually a pretty nice restaurant.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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67 reviews 67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The food is great, as is the service and the wine list. Try the "bouncing beef" and the house rolls. We were there on a Saturday and it was a bit odd to have the tables being cleared away around as they came free. Only when we left did we realise the place was being turned into a night club... More 

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Oakland, California
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173 reviews 173 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

In the new (well newish) location DR is much larger than before. There are still queues and sometimes the wait is long. But always worth it, and seating at the bar with a glass of wine is a pleasant way to wait. The food has always been excellent, a little pricey if you step out for the specialities such as... More 

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New York City, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Came in early for dinner with a large party which they were able to accommodate on patio. Nice location overlooking water and Park St bridge in the East Bay. Food was solid with good sized portions. Service was a little scattered. I was glad to be in patio because restaurant itself could use a little refreshing. Waitstaff was nice and... More 

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San Francisco
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279 reviews 279 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I had spring rolls and mango salad. Shrimp spring rolls were fresh and tasty. Dipping sauces were very good. They offer a clear, sweet fish-based sauce and the typical peanut sauce. Mango salad was good, but not a meal. It would have worked as an appetizer. All of the contents are shredded and dry, but the salad did taste fresh.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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107 reviews 107 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This lovely restaurant on the water in Alameda has excellentVietnamese food and is very popular for both lunch (get an outside table) and dinner (inside the large glass windows for Bay Area evening chill). The contest winner is the Pineapple and shrimp in crisp Noodle nest, served in a pineapple half. The BBQ lemongrass grilled dishes and the very garlicky... More 

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Lower Lake, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love this place, start with the Saigon Martini, (coconut, lemon = yummy) next a appetizer (we like the calamari) and then for the main course so many good things to choose. (garlic basil noodles with shrimp or the pork chop). Dragon Rouge is right on the water so great location, you can't go wrong!

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san francisco, ca
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

if you're a fan of garlic and the lingering taste/smell of garlic breath then this is the place for you! They rely heavily on garlic as their main flavor, we had order about 6 different dishes and none of them had any spice or herb flavors, all garlic. So much so that you really couldn't taste the food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2337 Blanding Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: (510) 521-1800

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?