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Kwame N'Krumah, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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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
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 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.

Thank John B
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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145 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 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
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 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 

Thank felix_the_traveller
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 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!

Thank Maximuslk
Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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95 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 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 

Thank Brenaj
Kitchener, Canada
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112 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 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 

Thank Mike S
Boston, Massachusetts
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162 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 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.

Thank blondechickma
Park City, Utah
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 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 

Thank bpbpc
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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.

Thank Ladystar31
Paris, France
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 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.

1 Thank Kristin C

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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: Noodle, Asian, Chinese, Vietnamese


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