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Nam Nam

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318 Wallace Avenue, Louisville, KY
502.891.8859
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11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Different chef, different recipe?

I had lunch and ordered the Saigon noodles with chicken. DELICIOUS! My family and I ordered carryout a couple of days later, and two of my family members ordered the same dish of Saigon noodles with chicken. I thought they received the wrong order. It looked and tasted NOTHING like my lunch! It was... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I had lunch and ordered the Saigon noodles with chicken. DELICIOUS! My family and I ordered carryout a couple of days later, and two of my family members ordered the same dish of Saigon noodles with chicken. I thought they received the wrong order. It looked and tasted NOTHING like my lunch! It was terrible......more like chicken lo mien with... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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47 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

The food here was good. I had the vermicelli bowl with shrimp. Tasty and well seasoned. The menu is rather limited but has plenty of variety. I'll surely go back to the other dishes. My main reservation will be cost. My lunch with tea was almost $20. Ouch! !

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Louisville, Kentucky
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14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Nam Nam has absolutely delicious food. My husband loves the chicken fried rice, which is very fresh and flavorful. He adds a fried egg to the top! the shaking beef is my absolute favorite - delicious tender steak with two fantastic sauces. Yum, yum, yum! The atmosphere turns some people off - it's very small, even with the recent addition... More 

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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

First time at this restaurant and won't be last! Service was wonderful and waitress made fantastic recommendations. I had the chicken vermicelli, plenty of fresh, crispy vegetables. Sauce on side was delicious. Hubby had the carmalized claypot catfish and declared it nirvana! The building and interior is not much but the food is out of this world!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I can not describe how good the food is here. It is absolutely amazing and extremely flavorful. The shaking beef is so good and tender that I can eat it several times a week. It is my favorite dish from any restaurant and I eat out quite a bit. It has even inspired me to try to make this dish... More 

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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Went for dinner with a friend on Friday night at 7 PM, no wait and got a table right away. We got the Nam Nam rolls for appetizer which were delicious. I got the Saigon shrimp and noodles which is also fantastic. It was big portions for the price, enough for lunch the next day. They had a nice bear... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

My daughter and I had lunch at Nam Nam on 6/25/2014. I ordered the summer rolls and a small salad with tofu. She had the Banh Mi, a Vietnamese sandwich. The summer rolls were the best I have ever had--big "real" shrimp inside with all-fresh ingredients and delicious sauce. The salad had super-fresh mixed greens of baby lettuces, and the... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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22 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Great food friendly staff. Dine in facility is a little small, but food is fab. I usually get the noodle soup. Lots of veggies and mushrooms and servings are huge. My wife loves their curry. The staff is always friendly, run by a family so they do every thing very personally. We highly recommend Nam Nam.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013 via mobile

Have had meals in both HCMC and Ha Noi, and we have Pho Grand in St. Louis which is as good as it gets in the US. Nam Nam was good but not great. Pho broth too sweet and light. The appetizers are good we had the two rolls. Those impressed but the peanut sauce is not homemade. Vietnamese crepes... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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42 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

From the outside, you would not imagine the flavors inside. This place in the heart of St. Matthews has one small main room, a second room that is more like a porch, and outdoor seating in proper weather. Small place but big tastiness! I was hungry for Pho, the Vietnamese beef noodle soup. The one I ordered came with nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 318 Wallace Avenue, Louisville, KY
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: 502.891.8859

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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