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“Hidden gem” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Saigon Cafe

Saigon Cafe
1304 Fording Island Road, Bluffton, SC 29910
+1 843-837-1800
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Ranked #6 of 160 Restaurants in Bluffton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Vietnamese
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Bluffton, South Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Hidden gem”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Saigon Cafe has excellent food and service, and the prices are very reasonable. It's a bit hard to find but well worth the trouble. It does not have a liquor license, but customers may bring their own beer or wine.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Amazing!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013 via mobile

Perfect Pho. Not a fancy place, but comfortable and decently priced. I've enjoyed it every single time I've been there.

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Wiscasset, Maine, USA
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113 reviews 113 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 44 cities Reviews in 44 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“Do not miss this treasure. Extraordinary !”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

Absolutely superb food and service at a great price. Distinct and extraordinary flavors in each dish, from the exquisite fresh spring roll to start, the amazing wonton & pork noodle soup ( an entire meal) to the vegetable fried rice and delicious spicy lemongrass seafood plate.
Many visits are in order to explore the ample menu, and you will not be disappointed.
We're taking friends there whenever we have the chance. Five Stars!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
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“Saigon Cafe”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

When we are looking for lunch we often head to the Saigon Cafe. The food is fresh and delicious. Service is friendly and knowledgable. Heng, the owner, will help you with the menu if needed. We love the shrimp or pork bun. The pho (soup) is very good. Also try the fresh rolls, Vietnamese pancake and rocket shrimp.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Miamisburg, Ohio
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102 reviews 102 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 59 cities Reviews in 59 cities
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
“Best Vietnamese food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

We discovered this restaurant on a recent trip to Hilton Head Island. I had the ginger chicken and it was delicious as was the hot and sour soup. The flavors of Vietnamese food are distinctly different from the typical "Chinese" food that we find in this country. We enjoyed it so much that we returned for a second meal a few days later even though it was some distance from our hotel. We will not visit Hilton Head again without eating at this restaurant.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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