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“Great food and great cause”
Review of Huong Lai

Huong Lai
Ranked #24 of 3,288 Restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $7 - $15
Cuisines: Vietnamese
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Great food and great cause”
Reviewed December 10, 2012 via mobile

Firstly the idea of taking on street kids is fantastic but also the food and service is top notch! I recommend the purple yam soup and slow cooked pork.

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North Vancouver, BC
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Amazing”
Reviewed December 6, 2012 via mobile

Great mandate--helping under priveleged kids. Our poor waitress had a black eye. the service was way better than I expected, even better than a lot of places back home. Food was unreal. Must do!

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Sao Paulo, SP
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Excelent food, high price”
Reviewed December 1, 2012

I went for the set menu and everything was really good. The purple soup was very interesting.

Desert was a tiny plate of fruits, though.

Next time I would rather order separate dishes.

Service was impeccable.

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1 Thank Erik T
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Ringwood, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
129 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
“Worth a visit for many reasons”
Reviewed November 18, 2012

Training kids to give them a future with a hand up rather than a hand out is hugely commendable.
Food, service and prices are very good, thoroughly deserves a visit and your support, you will not be disappointed.

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Level 5 Contributor
85 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Five star concept and service”
Reviewed November 7, 2012

Outstanding service and a brilliant concept, this restaurant deserves five stars for it's initiative. The food is very edible - it's not fantastic but it's certainly not bad and is very well priced. Definitely worth a visit!

  • Visited October 2012
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