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Kwame N'Krumah, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Vietnamese Experience in Ouaga

Wonderful ambiance and superb food at a great price. Oh, the Beaujolais was a good buy too and we have already recommended the restaurant to fellow countrymen in Ouagadougou.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
John B
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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89 reviews 89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Wonderful ambiance and superb food at a great price. Oh, the Beaujolais was a good buy too and we have already recommended the restaurant to fellow countrymen in Ouagadougou.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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129 reviews 129 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

A group of us ate here before I look off for the US, and I was glad to make the discovery. A lovely restaurant, nice-looking inside, great service, and very good food. The menu looked extensive, and, although the prices were a little on the high side by Burkina Faso standards, we were not disappointed. I had the bò bún,... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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195 reviews 195 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We went here for a lunch and were the only guests – and were soon to find out why. The food was ok, lower average, not exaggeratedly fresh and tasty, but ok. In comparison to other Vietnamese eateries in e.g. Paris and especially by local standards, this restaurant is quite pricey. Serving sizes on the other hand are ridiculously small,... More 

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Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Ate here after a very long time, and so glad we did! The food, the ambiance and the service all get good marks. Will return again for sure!

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Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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95 reviews 95 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

The Vietnamese owners are doing their best to serve Vietnamese food tweaked to cater to general international tastes. They are from the south and the food is good -- especially if you have a craving -- but I found it quite pricey for the quantities. It isn't like in Vietnam...but then, this is Africa! :) Still, great for a meal... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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98 reviews 98 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Ouaga’s only Vietnamese restaurant has a nice ambience and a great selection of tasty dishes. Eat inside the air-conditioned dining room or outside on the small terrace. The service is friendly & polite, and it doesn't take overly long for the food to arrive. We find the dishes here so tasty that rather than each ordering our own meals, we... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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142 reviews 142 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Just had a great lunch with excellent service. The crab chips at the beginning were great. Loved the Cantonese rice.

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Park City, Utah
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

My Vietnamese dining companion was thrilled to chat with the restaurant's proprietors, which made this a very special night out for him. Those of us who really dig Vietnamese food were satisfied to various degrees with our meals. The spring rolls were bland and the nems were a bit greasy, but the abundant mint and lettuce that accompanied them burst... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012

Great Vietnamese restaurant. You must try the nems and nouille croqant saute la viande.

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Paris, France
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2011

We had a great Vietnamese meal at this cozy restaurant. The owner, Mr. Louis Nguyen, will welcome you warmly! Tasty nems, Vietnamse crepes and other Asian dishes. Good value for money.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Kwame N'Krumah, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • Location: Africa  >  Burkina Faso  >  Centre Region  >  Ouagadougou

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

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