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Saigon Far East

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901 San Pedro Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108-4802
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Thu - Tue 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for lunch and sometimes dinner for years. Always fresh and delicious! Plus, a tremendous value. Fast and friendly service. It's our go-to for Vietnamese. I often call ahead and grab it to go. Lemon grass chicken bun. amazing.

Thank SVCris
Richmond, Virginia
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very low key small operation with very tasty food and very friendly staff. My pho was very good and it comes in 2 sizes which is nice. The fresh spring roll as excellent and the chef has a nice eye for presentation. Not fancy but it was clean and I would go back.

Thank Wineman53
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

In the search for the best Vietnamese restaurants on the globe, we found ourselves at Saigon Far East! Recommended to us by our hotel clerk, we were a little scared by the area when we first arrived but we try not to let appearances deter us from the goal so we continued in. Inside we were greeted with the classic... More 

Thank Christopher M
So Cal
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468 reviews
325 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My standards are different I guess. I know why, but I was craving Asian food this night as I hadn't had it for over a week. Being from LA, I guess is what set my standard differently from local folks. I had the Pho Dac Biet, and found it OK. The decor was pretty old school, that even pho restaurants... More 

Thank d l
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Had B14 for lunch. Delicious and only $8.95! Tastiest meal in recent memory. I'd definitely go back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank sivilsld
New Mexico
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My family and I have been patronizing this establishment for years now. It came to us as a surprise the other day as we just discussed this over some Happy Rolls. We were kind of taken aback when we realized how long we have been coming here to eat. We have eaten at other Vietnamese restaurants and some are good... More 

2 Thank Aranda64
Tallahassee, Florida
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We found this place on GPS and it is located in the part of town you might not intend to visit. The service is great although the only waitress talks a little too much but offers great service. The food comes well-prepared and promptly. The pork-based pho comes with surprisingly tasty broth (a little bit too much sugar, but still... More 

2 Thank Tony_T34675
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We were here for a flight the next day and didn't want to go too deep in the town. It is close to the airport area and the '99' asian market, so we gave it a try. It was one of the best vietnamese restaurant we have been. A regular pho is around 7 dollars and the soup is super... More 

2 Thank Lynn Z
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Best Vietnamese food in Albuquerque. The food and service are great. The Pho, egg rolls and spring rolls are the best.

1 Thank John E
Ruidoso, New Mexico
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24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

Great lunch with the family. Very friendly staff. Smelled great walking through the door. Had the Bun with pork/ shrimp and imperial rolls and spring rolls. My daughter is a big fan of Vietnamese food. This hidden treat needs to be discovered.

1 Thank Tim L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 San Pedro Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108-4802
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque

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