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Miss Saigon

96 N Pleasant St # 5, Amherst, MA 01002
(413) 253-9988
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Ranked #13 of 101 Restaurants in Amherst
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Vietnamese
Most recent review
- Jul 31, 2014
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English first
Amherst, Massachusetts
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Have had many lunches and dinners here; the food is consistently good served in a fun, college town atmosphere. Luncheon specials are a very good deal with many choices.

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montague
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Such a joy to be able to eat authentic Vietnamese food in this little New England town. We eat there every chance we get, at least monthly. The barbeque pork bun is delilcious. Noodles with veges and oyster sauce are yummy. Fresh rolls with shrimp and peanut sauce are the best of anywhere we have tried them! Not thrilled with... More

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Metrowest Boston
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I love Vietnamese food and seek out restaurants when I travel. My bun tom nuang was just ok. Seems like "fast food" version rather than authentic homemade. It was ok. I'd try somewhere else before I went back.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

There were a lot of college student customers and not enough waitresses, thus resulting in a longer wait for food. We ordered the "supposedly popular" curry phô and it turned out to be not so good... Though the regular phô was alright. No special recollection though. :/ All in all, solid phô restaurant with nice ambiance.

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Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Setting is casual with formica tables and booths. Miss Saigon is well known by the locals. Lines form during the weekend , however, service is fast and efficient once seated. Definitely try the pho soup. The pho (popular Vietnamese noodle and broth dish) is fragrant with fresh cilantro and basil. The beef pho , not the beef tripe, is a... More

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I would concur with the positive reviews and can see why this restaurant is ranked so highly among Amherst's offerings. I can't speak to whether or not the food is authentically Vietnamese or not, but the dishes are very fresh, flavorful and reasonable priced. The waitstaff are friendly and hardworking. The decor is pleasant. I would definitely go back.

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Coventry, Connecticut
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121 reviews 121 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We have been here in this restaurant before, a few years ago, and the Vietnamese menu seem endlessly vast in the variety and flavor. This restaurant have excellent soups, traditional Vietnamese and that the vegetable dishes are also excellent, delicious! We feel that this "type" of food needs some getting used to,that the taste is very different and very light... More

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

So wonderful to have a delicious, fresh, and flavorful Vietnamese restaurant, open relatively late night and for delivery! Some of the most delicious spicy crab rangoons I've ever had! Definitely real value for the money. Tons of variety. Also, many desert flavor and options. Good-sized portions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

I am a vegan and I LOVE their options here. I love to get their vegetable spring rolls. They have great noodle entree options, but my absolute hands down favorite is #33 the vegetable pho. Ask for it with curry broth! To die for!

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india
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

real value for money place,very fresh and great tasty pan asian cuisine.went there thrice.one can carry a bottle of wine there so thats an added incentive.

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