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SaiGon Moon

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Friedrichstrasse 25 | 4055 Basel, Basel 4055, Switzerland
+41 61 301 59 28
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:45 am - 2:15 pm
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Basel, Switzerland
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Went there for dinner after great vacation in Vietnam. The food was really good and the tase was real. They didn't offer all the diliciouse sauces as you get in vietnam for every dish, that made the dinner not as intense as we where used to but it is definately recommendable. I mean real saigon beer, deal!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

Whenever we pass through Basel, we always try to stop at Saigon Moon for some Vietnamese food. The dishes are authentic and the service is always friendly. Their Bun Rieu, Bun Bo Hue and Pho are excellent. There are also high chairs available for young children, something which we appreciate as we have two toddlers.

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Montijo, Portugal
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

I'm used to order and take away from this restaurant for the last 4 years... And i was surprise after a couple of months without order that now is nothing compared with what it was before. The spring roles where now fried and burned. The rice and noodles we ordered was dry and tasteless. When we order in the phone,... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Vietnam restaurant, nice decoration, friendly service, many choice of typical Vietnamese dish, duck with Peking sauce is very tasty, good amount as well, also offer Thai curry choice, the spring roll is also very good. 提供很多越南经典菜肴,也有泰国咖喱饭,北京酱味的烤鸭做得好,又嫩又脆。非油炸春卷很好吃,但是虾片不是免费的。价格是瑞士经典价位,中规中矩。我们五人吃得还是挺满意的。

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Auckland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten there 6 times over 2 weeks, the food is deliciously authentic of South Vietnamese food, the menu is extensive and can cater to various taste, from authentic pho (noodle soup), goi (salad), banh cuon (stuffed steamed rice thin crepes) and other traditional Vietnamese classic to also curries and Chinese inspired dish. In term of south east Asian food... More 

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Switzerland
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

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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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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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Europe
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337 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Basel, Switzerland
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Friedrichstrasse 25 | 4055 Basel, Basel 4055, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel
  • Phone Number: +41 61 301 59 28

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