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Monsoon Vietnamese Bistro

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14248 Manchester Rd Ste A, Ballwin, MO 63011-4515
+1 636-256-8838
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Ballwin, Missouri
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Can't remember the name of it, but the soup with the pheasant eggs is very good. They bring bean sprouts, hot peppers and herbs to the table as well as a spices tray. Very nice workers too.

Thank Carol D
Chesterfield, Missouri
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91 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I love this place because of their elaborate Menu that delivers Vietnamese food with a touch of Thai, Chinese and the other regional influences. They have plenty of healthy options too. Their pho is really good and it's delivered with a plate of delicious herbs, sprouts and chilies. The only down side is the ambiance. They don't really have natural... More 

Thank OlgaGCritic411
Saint Louis, Missouri
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Monsoon Vietnamese Bistro has been one of my favorite restaurants for years. The food is full of fresh and complex flavors, is uniquely satisfying and is consistently excellent. My husband and I have eaten in some excellent Vietnamese restaurants in Chicago, Seattle, Portland, and the Bay Area, and we consider Monsoon the best Vietnamese restaurant in the St. Louis area.... More 

Thank Dru T
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Great Vietnam food. Always clean and the owner Nick will adjust the spice and heat to your taste. Nick will do his best to make you feel at home. On a scale of 1-5 it should be a 6. This is a MUST.

Thank Sheldon P
Aventura, Florida
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268 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed May 2, 2016

We opted for their freshly made soups which the Vietnamese have perfected. They have several to choose from and the portion is large enough for two or to make it your main dish. The owner was there the day we visited and was very welcoming and helpful in our menu selections.

Thank Smarkow314
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137 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

As I and my co-worker walked into this bistro, the first thing that hit me was the emptiness. The restaurant has a very nice decor, a good looking bar. The waiter was very nice and accommodate us to our needs. We started out with a calamari appetizer. The flavor was decent, however, the calamari was slightly over cooked, giving it... More 

Thank utthon
Saint Louis, Missouri
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2016

Met some friends for dinner at Monsoon last night and none of us had been there before. We decided to be adventurous and give Vietnamese food a try (we all enjoy Thai food, so what's to risk??). The atmosphere is great. Tables are pleasantly spaced apart. The music is subtle and pleasant. Decorations are sparse, but fitting. Our server explained... More 

Thank Craig B
Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
Reviewed March 6, 2016

Everything. Is over the top wonderful .Great see bass, shaken beef and crispy appetizers.Never a bad meal

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78 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed February 26, 2016

Went to Monsoon recently for a business lunch, I truly love Vietnamese food a lot. I had their Pho, and it was only ok. There are too many good Vietnamese restaurants in town to return here. My business partners weren't very impressed either.

Thank Nick S
Saint Louis, Missouri
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed February 24, 2016

We have frequented Monsoon since they opened many years ago. Always great food, Fresh and service is great. Their Spring Rolls and Vermecelli dishes are fragrant and just the right amount of spice. This is a mid priced restaurant with a small bar. If you are looking for a happy hour bar, this is not the place. Usually have a... More 

Thank Tony W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14248 Manchester Rd Ste A, Ballwin, MO 63011-4515
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Ballwin
  • Phone Number: +1 636-256-8838

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?