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Hong Thanh

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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2733 Papermill Rd, Reading, PA 19610-3339
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Winnipeg, Canada
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We are here based on the stellar reviews and were really disappointed. Some of the most bland Vietnamese food either of has ever had. The hostess was slumped over at the front when we arrived and barely managed to peel herself up to go and clean a table for us (we arrived after the dinner rush). Why on earth she... More 

Thank Kali M
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

I got the vermicelli bowl with chicken shrimp and vegetables. It was light and refreshing with just a little sauce and plenty of meat and vegetables. Also got the egg roll which was very good. Service was attentive and the atmosphere was modern and hip.

Thank Kim L
Kutztown, Pennsylvania, United States
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

My wife and I have eaten here a few times... I always get the same thing - and don't like to venture out much if I've found something I like.... She's tried a few things on the menu - sometimes she likes them... sometimes she doesn't care for them. I decided I would venture out last night and get the... More 

Thank Michael M
Reading, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

1st time food was over cooked. Tried it again with friends. Nice ambiance, nice staff and a different seafood dish was rubbery. Sorry will not be back

Thank MonieB
Shillington, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

I keep trying to give this place a chance and I've tried many things on the menu but the only good thing they have going on is their soup. If you want soup then I'd check it out.

Thank kaphillio
Reading, PA, USA
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

OK, I am an idiot. Every once in a while I am dying for some Vietnamese food and I give this place another chance. I love South East Asian food. I ordered a takeout noodle soup a week ago. I cannot tell you how upset I am. I was shocked to start eating it and realize it must have been... More 

Thank Bob N
Reading, PA
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

One of my favorite restaurants by far. The food is deliciously fresh. Try something that you have never tried before and I think you will be pleasantly surprised. My favorites include the chicken cabbage salad and the chicken with curry and lemongrass. The squid is also incredible. Definitely recommend.

Thank agrieve
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016

This is one of the three restaurants owned by the same family in the Reading area. The servers are friendly and will answer any and all questions about the food. Vietnamese food is different than Chinese food. I find the flavors clean and distinguishable. When I order the same item it maybe plated a little different. The Reading Eagle has... More 

Thank gooberpeas72
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite places to eat in the Wyomissing area! Our favorite dish is the Chicken Cabbage salad. It is so yummy! Available both eat in and takeout !!

Thank Kellyinthewoods
Crestview, Florida
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Very good, surprised that more people aren't here... Cornish hen and rice super good. Bubble tea excellent, lo mien da bomb.

Thank Mark R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2733 Papermill Rd, Reading, PA 19610-3339
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: 610-374-0831

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