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“Fresh, Friendly & Affordable” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Lucky Corner

Lucky Corner
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Ranked #4 of 385 Restaurants in Frederick
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $15
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Join us at Lucky Corner Vietnamese Cuisine for authentic Vietnamese dishes in a welcoming atmosphere with excellent service! Come find out why Tripadvisor has named us one of the best local restaurants! Our expansive menu truly has something for everyone, from traditional Pho fans to vegetarians and even kids. Every dish is prepared with the freshest ingredients so that each dish is of the highest quality! Try a chef specialty like Chilean Sea Bass pan seared to perfection and served over sauteed seasonal vegetables or our most popular chicken dish - the spicy Chicken With Chili & Lemongrass. Whatever you choose, our experienced and friendly staff will help to make your dining experience completely enjoyable! Be sure to stop by on Mondays or Tuesdays for 1/2 price wine or if you're a member of the military, you'll always receive 10% off a visit. And when you don't have time to join us, simply call in an order for takeout and we'll have your lunch or dinner ready in no time. When you're craving an authentic Vietnamese dining experience, come to Lucky Corner Vietnamese Cuisine!
Maryland
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Fresh, Friendly & Affordable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

Located on the far end of Market Street, this is a neighborhood gem. If you like Vietnamese classics - Pho or Pad Thai - this is the spot. The menu is extensive so meat, seafood, and veggie lovers will be happy with a wide range of choices. Their carmelized catfish is tasty. The summer rolls are delish but the spring rolls are only so-so. If they have a crab special...splurge! The duck dumplings are also worth a try.

Service is always friendly but sometimes you'll feel forgotten. Since the room is small (~20 tables) it's easy to carry on a conversation. And, there's free parking. This is a restaurant that allows you to stick to your budget - the prices are quite reasonable.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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English first
Frederick, Maryland
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Delicious Vietnamese Cuisine”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I'd never had Vietnamese food before, but now I'm hooked. Everything is so fresh and has wonderful flavor. It's a small spot and a favorite for many folks. They have a very extensive menu - I'm working my way through it. My favorite so far is one of their "bowls."

Visited March 2013
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“This is not vietnamese food”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Probably the worse PHO AND BUN BO HUE ever

Why try to alter vietnamese food to the white folks. Be proud of your viet heritage and serve authentic viet food. Don't tell me that you don't serve it bc white people don'tlike it. what about what asian/viet customer like.
No wonder your restaurant is alway empty.


Soup was bland
Broth tasted like something that can from a premix pouch.
Good pho and buon bo bue is from broth that is simmered in beef bones/beef not just water and an instant mix.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 1 of 5 stars
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1 Thank dante6969
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Frederick, Maryland, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Authentic”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Great Soups only. This is their only venue. Limited parking on site.
Good service. Favorite place for ethnic customers.

Visited September 2012
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3 reviews
“Delicious Vietnamese food at a great value”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Ate at Lucky Corner on a Tuesday night for the first time. the menu is extensive including Vietnamese and some Thai entries. The food was served quickly snd was delicious. Waiters were attentive. Prices very reasonable. It is a small restaurant but very pleasant. on the north end if the commercial district in a residential area.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank JSG501
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