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5721 Menaul Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, NM
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 39
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Our Favorite Vietnam Restaurant

We eat here so regularly that we have a known table. When one of us shows up, the staff points to 'our' table which isn't really reserved but seems to be generally open. We tend to be lunch early birds. The reason we eat here is that what we get is great and decently priced. A bit ago, the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
dryadsdad
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albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We eat here so regularly that we have a known table. When one of us shows up, the staff points to 'our' table which isn't really reserved but seems to be generally open. We tend to be lunch early birds. The reason we eat here is that what we get is great and decently priced. A bit ago, the prices... More 

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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1,705 reviews 1,705 reviews
581 restaurant reviews
1,713 helpful votes 1,713 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Lovely Vietnamese restaurant with efficient service. Excellent, tasty food at low prices. Large bowl of pho ga (chicken noodle soup) and great stir fried rice noodles with a combination of seafood and chicken. Both only $8 each. Unbeatable!!

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San Francisco, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Best place to eat in town, and has great pricing. The vegetarian food is great tasting as well, so try it if you are a meat eater, you won't notice the difference! Expect a wait around 6/7pm because people like to eat here a lot, there are a lot of regulars. The service is good, sometimes you do wait for... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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133 reviews 133 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

It was my birthday and husband took me here for an early dinner. The food was great, no MSG, vegetarian, mostly soups, but very fresh and tasty. The service was great, friendly and often.

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Top Contributor
130 reviews 130 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Went to Viet Taste today for lunch and had egg rolls, Thai iced coffee and a curry dish with rice/shrimp. I thought the service was excellent and the food was wonderful. Fortunately, I was able to get a table far away from the door, as the weather was terrible outside. Since this restaurant is located in a strip mall I... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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53 reviews 53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We come here fairly frequently and enjoy the good service and food at a fair price. I almost always have the bun and it is always fresh and tasty.

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Manalapan, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This strip mall restaurant was packed on a weekday evening. The spring roll and papaya salad with shrimp were good--not great--appetizers. But the main course, the grilled pork noodle bowl, was outstanding. I'd definitely return but it would be difficult to opt for something other than the grilled pork!

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Katonah, New York
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55 reviews 55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Quick service, very good vietnamese food. Fresh, high quality ingredients used, well prepared. Friendly, fast service. How can you go wrong for a great lunch?

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Heidelberg, Germany
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Had a delicious beef Pho, spring rolls and papaya salad. Although, ask for extra spice if you like, as the papaya salad is quite mild.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The ambience was fine clean. Food was just average same with other Vietnamese places we go nothing special. The service was a little slow though. The price was affordable.

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Additional Information about Viet Taste

Address: 5721 Menaul Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, NM
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5721 Menaul Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?