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Restaurant 19

Ngo Duc Ke, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ranked #862 of 1,380 restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City
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- Jun 19, 2014
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
South San Francisco, California
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I'm afraid to say that this restaurant is a BIG SCAM!!! I came to this restaurant with 5 people and ordered some dishes. The food was just over horrible, but since there were five people, the restaurant provided more food and raised the charge without telling us! When I saw the bill, I was confused and a little mad that... More

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San jose
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The foods have way too much MSG. Not thing special. We have five people and order six dishes. They ask if we order for five people and I wonder why they ask us that question. It's obvious that there are five of us. When they present the check. They charged every dish 50% more. When I question them, they stated... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The food is cheap and very nice , menu is very comprehensive beer is cold.The staff are very friendly and usually they will give you some after meal fruit no charge.

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Singapore, Singapore
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60 reviews 60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Nice family restaurant, with rice and noodles serve. Cheap! In case is too noisy, you can always choose to dine upstairs.

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meekatharra
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Ordered pineapple shake and received a watermelon shake instead. . My husband ordered asparagus and crab soup which was HEAVILY thickened, but the problem was the Pho Ga (Chicken Soup) I ordered. As she placed it in front of me I smelt that it was off. Lifting a spoonful of the chicken and broth only confirmed it. They only accepted... More

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South Australia
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267 reviews 267 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

This is just a small family run restaurant, who enthusiastically welcome you in off the street. We had no problem with language, our waiter understood clearly what we wanted to order. There was a good range to choose from and the food was fresh, delicious and hot. In fact the spring rolls were so hot, we had to wait for... More

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

This restaurant is located across the road from the Grand Hotel, where we were staying. A charming and smiling young man who appeared to speak quite good English persuaded us that this was the place to have dinner. Sadly, after that, everything which could go wrong did go wrong. The waiting staff had no English at all, and the young... More

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Turkey
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Great buffet meal here which included wine. The service was excellent but would recommend booking as the restaurant was full the evening we visited.

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Oxfordshire, UK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

On our first day in Saigon thirsting for a beer we spotted this place not far from the river and decided to have lunch too. Draft Tiger beer was good and served quickly as was the food - we had rice pancake, prawn spring rolls and then catfish hotpot with rice. A good experience but nothing special, there are better... More

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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116 reviews 116 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

The restaurant is in centre area so it's not so large. The ambiance is not the best but in return, this is a very good place to enjoy Vietnamese food with reasonable price. The menu is big so I am not sure everything is good but our meal was enjoyable. We ordered spring roll, chicken with chili and lemongrass, mushroom... More

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