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SaiGon Moon

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Friedrichstrasse 25 | 4055 Basel, Basel 4055, Switzerland
41613015928
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6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Mon - Fri 11:45 am - 2:15 pm
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Switzerland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We're regular guests in Saigon Moon. The restaurant itself is small and simple, nothing fancy here, but there is something nice and quaint about it, on the edge of a residential quarter with a small terrace . The hosts are incredibly friendly and the food is excellent. The prices are also quite fair.

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Thank shubhayatra
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

I heard the place through recommendation. Drove there to try. There is nothing on the menu very special and the taste is not so special too. I have a decent quality meal though. The service was not professional but friendly. We paid quite a lot given the restaurant level, its inconvenient position and its service. It's a place we won't... More 

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Thank Lei W
Europe
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307 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Saigon Moon is a short walk from the Birmannsgasse tram stop on the #1 line, about 5 stops from the main railway station. Food was good to excellent, service good, decor not too fancy and pragmatic.

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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

We went there for a birthday dinner, during the week. The restaurant is located in a small side road. The decor is functional and bright. Only discreet hints to Vietnam. Staff is very friendly and warm. We ordered our favourite soup. As starter we hade Nem (viet spring roll) Goi con (viet. sommer roll). As main our favorite soup PhoBo... More 

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Thank Dino C
Basel, Switzerland
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

It's the ambience and familiarity that grab you topped with a smile that greets you. You're followed by a sudden punch of ginger, lemongrass and all things nice. I have and continue to sample a good part of the menu, from the translucent spring rolls packed with greens and coriander to their take on the classic red curry fragranced with... More 

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Thank HoneyJx
Basel, Switzerland
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

This restaurant is just a two minute walk from my apartment and is one of my regulars for sit down or take - away meals. This is an authentic Asian run by very friendly staff and the food quality is just excellent! I have tried various items on the menu and have never been left disappointed. Food is always fresh,... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

Nothing special about this restaurant. It is a normal restaurant with an average food. When we go to the restaurant, we want to have a taste experience, we want to taste something particular, a real kitchen that we cannot have somewhere else. If you are like us, I don't recommend you to go to Saigon Moon. If you go to... More 

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london
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75 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

They seemed to have a bit of everything on the menu (Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese). All the food we had was very good and nice big portions although quite pricey considering the style or restaurant but I guess that is Basel! Was pretty full too when we were there on a Sat night.

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Singapore, Singapore
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120 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

Simply put, excellent and authentic vietnamese food. I had the prawn rolls and the beef pho. Both were excellent with very tasty sauces. The portions were perfect and I was so stuffed after finishing my meal.

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Thank Daryl L
Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

We're regulars at this no-fuss family-run establishment because of the tasty array of dishes made fresh and prepared with care. The place isn't fancy but it's the perfect spot to share good Asian eats with a gaggle of friends in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Friedrichstrasse 25 | 4055 Basel, Basel 4055, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: 41613015928

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