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Saigon Cafe & Restaurant - CLOSED

6 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
+44 191 260 2040
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
28 Sep 2015
“excellent food and service”
23 Sep 2015
“My favourite place ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Was in here Sat with a big group we were really treated well by the manger and he was friendly to out group. The food was amazing I got a big bit of chicken, rice and veggies. I ad so much to eat that i...More

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

I love this little restaurant! I loved it when it was little Saigon, though admittedly it was desperate for a face lift, and now that's been accomplished I love it even more! It's the only place in Newcastle to get pho fix!! I'd be devastated...More

2  Thank Smallgeordie
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Read all the reviews online and decided to give it a shot. Garden roll was fresh and good, Beef salad tangy and fresh while beef pho didnt quite live up to my expectation but overall good meal so will definitely be back. Will recommend if...More

Thank AEK16
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I have eaten here twice, one in 2014 and again in 2015. The make over is lovely, the atmosphere very relaxed. I ate here alone and was made to feel very welcome. The food is just delicious, I had steak with sweet potato fries after...More

1  Thank KylieHodges_11
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Having travelled in the Far East for many years I can honestly say that the food here is as good as and authentic as in Vietnam itself. The service was as friendly and knowledgeable as the food was good. I believe it has recently been...More

1  Thank Fontofall
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Ordered the beef noodles, spring roll and papaya salad. The portion of the beef noddles was really.big and they give u a generous amount of beef in it. Spring rolls were just how it should be, served with peanut sauce while the papaya salad was...More

Thank xinyi0723
Reviewed 31 August 2015

This informal restaurant on the busy Bigg Market has usually turned out excellent food, and has re-opened after a big makeover! It now has a clean and modern look, but fortunately the chef is still there, and producing excellent food. The menu is slightly less...More

1  Thank Alphablack
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Been here a few times since it reopened and the lunch menu is amazing value and great food. For less than the price of a McDonalds you can have a fresh, spicy sandwich, sweet potatoe fries and drink, all delicious and quick. Good service too....More

2  Thank Gary07734
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

I came across the restaurant by chance when looking for somewhere to eat on Sunday evening, after I'd had a very long day and needed to relax. I'm so glad that I made the effort to go into the city centre. The staff were immediately...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 21 August 2015

It is clear that the restaurant/cafe is under new management and it does look nice inside after the refurbishment, but I couldn't help but feel that the previous decor was more authentic. The new decor is lighter and more spacious, but the only things I...More

1  Thank Jamesjgiraffe
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 13 - USD 39
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 260 2040
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