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Saigon Star

184 Clarence Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-348 8879
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
“pho” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
184 Clarence Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and excellent service at a bargain price means we're going to be back, and soon. Easy parking too.

Thank David T
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Had a very nice lunch where the food was very good and the service was quick and friendly. We will be back there soon!

Thank dbw625
Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

Arrived into Christchurch late and even though in was 1/4 to closing time we were welcomed. Lucky for the owner as e others diners came in after us. Ordered the fresh chicken spring rolls as we didn’t want anything heavy eating late and wow they...More

Thank Loi J
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

In the 2 days we were at Christchurch, it was raining most of the time. We wanted to have hot food and came across Saigon Star. We decided to give it a try. We were pleasantly surprised by the authentic vietnamese food. We ordered beef...More

Thank blueraisin
Reviewed September 19, 2017

I have dined at Saigon Star a handful of times over the years and the food is always fresh, delicious and consistent. I tend to order the crispy chicken as an entree and the chicken laksa which is super tasty and comes with flat rice...More

Thank Morgan L
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Been many times to this place. Both dine in and takeaway. Never disappoints. Great service and super food. For the DF & GF among you they can make pretty much any dish work. Just need to ask.

Thank Todd C
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I got taken out for dinner last night by a friend and was very impressed with this cute Vietnamese restaurant in Riccarton. The food was fantastic, the service was good and the ambience is nice. It's more on the cheap eats of the spectrum but...More

Thank Youie1966
Reviewed August 10, 2017

As a Chinese-American growing up in NYC, I've had more than a fair share of authentic Vietnamese restaurant and home-cooked meals. Saigon star comes so close to the flavors of what I've had at home. The pho broth is a bit sweeter than usual, but...More

Thank Monica L
Reviewed July 24, 2017

It was our first time to this restaurant and we thoroughly enjoyed the Vietnamese food on offer. We'll be back.

Thank Hawean
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

We just have their beef noodle pho.. to me the soup is too sweet, overall is ok, not expensive, portion is nice quite big.

1  Thank Fooyung L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184 Clarence Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-348 8879
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