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345 Greenwich St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10013-2840
+1 212-431-5888
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
May 29, 2017
“Great food and service”
Dec 11, 2016
“Great food and cozy atmosphere!”
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
345 Greenwich St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10013-2840
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Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

This place is good for Vietnamese food. We tried shrimp froed rice and Grilled shrimp it was awesome. Coconut water and ginger lemon lemonade was really good.

Thank Younus K
Reviewed May 8, 2015

Is the food a 5? No, but it's tasty and authentic Vietnamese (I love their noodle soups). Is the ambience a 5? No, but it's a comfortable spot. Is the service a 5? Maybe; it's pretty darn good. What Viet Cafe (V-Cafe) is, is a...More

1  Thank FrankFromNYC
Reviewed January 28, 2015

Heard about this place from a colleague so I decided to try it out, food was freshly made and taste great, price is higher than midtown. cost around $10 - $ 14 for a sandwich. would recommend this place if you happen to be in...More

Thank Andy T
Reviewed January 7, 2014

Had lunch in this cafe with friends, who work in the area and have visited this cafe before. Excellent choice! Service was efficient and food was great. All dish we had was fresh and tasted authentic. Excellent place for a quick and tasty lunch -...More

Thank dmsdi
Lan C, Owner at VCafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2014

Thanks so much for recommending us! I'm very happy that you've had so many good meals here, and I hope you'll continue to visit us -- or order something online for dinner. We pride ourselves on the freshness and authenticity of our food, and I'm...More

Reviewed April 17, 2013

we had a great lunch at Viet cafe, egg rolls were delicious, just like the ones i eat from my vietnamese friends. Every dish that we ate was excellent. Food is authentic, fresh and light. Their cold vietnamese coffee is just delicious. Next time i...More

Thank claudine88
Lan C, Owner at VCafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2013

claudine88, it's great to hear that you'll be back! Thank you for the compliments. It makes my day when a guest leaves a review talking about how much they enjoyed the food. Looking forward to your next visit! Best, Lan, Owner and Chef

Reviewed March 21, 2013

Broad choice of tasty rice or noodle based Vietnamese food. AS the cafe name suggests, the overall style is casual rather than romantic or business-oriented. Great place for family or casual meals with friends or colleagues.

Thank genkhis_khan
Lan C, Owner at VCafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2013

genkhis_khan, thanks for the great review! I'm happy to hear that you found our food tasty, and hope we can see you again in the future. Best, Lan, Owner and Chef

Reviewed August 9, 2012

Food was different but good. Went with a colleague for lunch and they were quick to get the food to us. Overall enjoyable.

Thank AdrienneGlobeTrotter
Lan C, Owner at VCafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2013

AdrienneGlobeTrotter, glad to hear you and your colleague enjoyed lunch with us! Thanks for the compliments! Best, Lan, Owner and Chef

Reviewed August 2, 2012

I actually eat here fairly often for very good food, at very good prices. I usually get one of the noodle bowls: either the Charred Beef (Bo Nuong) or the Grilled Marinated Prawns (Tom Nuong). They are light and tasty. The condiments on the table...More

Thank Dana C
Lan C, Owner at VCafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2013

Dana, great advice! I'm sure your fellow TripAdvisor users will appreciate it. The Bo Nuong and Tom Nuong are excellent recommendations. Thanks for sharing, and we look forward to seeing you again! Best, Lan, Owner and Chef

Reviewed June 25, 2012

Tried Viet Cafe for a weekday lunch on a very cold summer day in NYC. We both had a soup- great flavours, big serves and this was the first place in NYC where we liked the coffee. Restaurant has a nice lunchtime vibe. Walked past...More

Thank AustTraveller001
Lan C, Owner at VCafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2013

AustTraveller001, thanks for sharing! I'm glad you could stop in for something hot on a cold day. I'm also happy to hear that you enjoyed our Vietnamese Coffee. It's a must-have! Thanks for recommending us! Best, Lan, Owner and Chef

Reviewed March 17, 2012

We happened upon viet cafe (aka vcafe), and we're pleasantly surprised. The host/waiter was pleasant and welcoming. The offered a few lunch specials, because they were out of one, the essentially extended the special price across to the items we ordered, much or our surprise....More

Thank sbh1980
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Greenwich St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10013-2840
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighborhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: +1 212-431-5888
VCafe is the perfect place for receptions and parties, from small gatherings of 20 to larger groups of 50. They have a serene setting, delectable dishes, and refreshing cocktails. Their full bar offers the best in Vietnamese beer that you won't be able to find anywhere else. If you have an event or want to enjoy VCafe cuisine in your own home, they cater and deliver!
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