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8396 Musick Memorial Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63124-2109
(314) 993-3754
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Ranked #30 of 2,549 Restaurants in Saint Louis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
O'Fallon, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Everything on the menu is seasoned to perfection! I've eaten here at least 20 times. Prices are good for what you get. My favorite is Fire Pot Soup #197 CANH CHUA TOM. A traditional lemongrass, tamarind base soup w/vegetables & shrimp. One of the very few places in St. Louis you can get a tamarind base soup expertly prepared! Any... More 

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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74 reviews 74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

you won't find better Vietnamese food anywhere stl. I highly recommend the Bo Luc Lac (#89). Order some hot tea and pick one of their quality appetizers. I visit this restaurant frequently. It is a bit difficult to find. It's located directly behind the Best Buy.

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St. Louis, MO
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40 reviews 40 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I can't really build upon the other positive reviews, but if you were a fan of pho, you will find that this has some of the best around. It is a great carry out option, and if it's not busy it's great to dine in as well. It really stacks up on the weekends, so go early or late.

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Sherwood, Arkansas
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61 reviews 61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My son enjoyed his wonton noodle soup. He also ordered stir-fried vegetables in peanut sauce. He said he enjoyed it too. My wife ordered pho and she said she enjoyed it too. I ordered the Mi Bho Kho (Beef Stew Noodles). I was a bit disappointed because it was very spicy and the beef was a bit tough. It was... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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270 reviews 270 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The fact that we had to go back again to get a table, speaks of the immense popularity if this restaurant. Friday evening dinner meant a wait time of thirty minutes which made us set out early for Saturday lunch when we got a table. Very good authentic food with plenty of greens. The pork mince bun Banh Bao with... More 

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Chanhassen, Minnesota
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My wife has a theory that a crowded restaurant usually means very good food. The restaurant was crowded. This food was excellent. We only had to wait about five minutes for a table. We ordered a dinner for two and we had enough leftovers for another meal the next day. Food was fresh, vegetables were crisp, sauces were flavorful. Atmosphere... More 

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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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276 reviews 276 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The best Asian food and the best service that I have experienced for some time. All of the dishes were delicious but I especially was most fond of the Pad Thai. Everything was excellent, including the service. I will never go to another Asian restaurant in St. Louis other than Mai Lee. The wine was so reasonably priced, we stayed... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Usually a wait to be seated, but worth it. Food never disappoints and the service is always fast. Try the pork bun for the starter...excellent!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

I had a severe craving for pho and this place came highly recommended from friends. I had the spring rolls and egg rolls as appetizers and they were both out of this world. The pho was the best I've ever had. The broth was amazing and the meat was super tender and perfectly medium rare. The only problem...the service wasn't... More 

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St. Louis, MO
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Stopped in here around 4ish for a drink and spring rolls (to go) which were the best I've ever had. Bartender was very friendly and taught us how to make ginger ale from scratch. Always love learning new things! Stopped again the following day for late lunch with no wait. We ate on the patio; not much on scenery but... More 

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Additional Information about Mai Lee

Address: 8396 Musick Memorial Dr, Saint Louis, MO 63124-2109
Phone Number: (314) 993-3754
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Vegetarian, Vietnamese

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