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Vietopia Vietnamese Cuisine

$$ - $$$
Greenway/ Upper Kirby
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5176 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX 77005-4215
+1 713-664-7303
10:30 - 22:15
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Sun 10:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 22:15
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Houston, Texas, United States
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93 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I met a friend here yesterday for lunch and though I felt a little out of place with my workout attire, I was treated with the upmost respect and kindness throughout our meal. We were greeted with smiles and our server was kind enough to explain any questions we had. I loved the fact I had a real vegetarian pho... More 

Thank cmsoto2582
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67 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

stopped in for a lunch during my stay in houston and had a wonderful experience at vietopia. the service was friendly and quick. the pho broth was tasty and the portions of meat was generous, would have liked a bit more noodles, but since lunch came with one spring roll, i found myself pleased with the portions after all. the... More 

Thank ispeakfoodtooblogger
Houston, Texas
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177 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

A friend who lives nearby wanted to dine here. The restaurant was comfortable and about half full for a 7:00 dinner reservation. The waiter (Timmy) was quite attentive and helped us with a few of the dishes. Three of us are worldly travelers and certainly enjoy Vietnamese food, especially where we can share dishes. I had egg drop soup and... More 

Thank William D
Lake Placid, New York
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

A friend and I stopped for lunch yesterday. The weather is cool and rainy and we each ordered a bowl of Vietnamese noodle soup with beef. It was good and the spring roll was good and delightfully presented. Service was attentive, but not overbearing.

Thank BB250
Jackson, Mississippi
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487 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Amazing customer service and food. The spring rolls are the best I have had and the lemongrass chicken with tomato rice was delicious. Be aware that the fried banana dessert is enough for four people!

Thank David S
Elgin, Texas
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211 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Vietopia has been around for years, always the go-to place for upscale Vietnamese food in a beautiful French Colonial setting. Maybe it's the competition; Vietnamese is way more available than it used to be. Maybe it's the difficulty parking. But I believe the place has become fossilized, with a menu that never changes. Example: clay pot used to be a... More 

Thank HouMSW
Houston, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome for close to authentic Vietnamese cuisine. Great place to grab a great meal during your lunch hour. Excellent and tasty dishes, lots of options for carnivores and vegetarians...in and out in a hour or so. Noice level is reasonable which allows you time to have a working lunch meeting.

Thank HTX1414
Houston, Texas
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132 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I joined a friend for lunch here recently and was pleasantly surprised at the quality and service. I had not eaten here for many years, as my memory was of a very average and overpriced menu. Fortunately, the meals we had were very good and high quality. My friend had the daily Pho special and I had a combination grilled... More 

Thank Gregory M
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for precooked overpriced food...this is your place. We knew we were in trouble when the restaurant was mostly empty for dinner, entrees came out 3 minutes after we ordered them, and when we asked if everything was cooked to order as the entrees came out the waiter said yes. As an example of how bad it... More 

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Cypress, Texas
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377 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Took my teenage kids to experience this restaurant. They ordered the pho one seafood the other chicken, I ordered the lettuce chicken wrap grounded. Not much chicken in my dish, phos were good I was told. A bit expensive for vietnamese phos in my opinion.

Thank aghyba

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30
Asian, Vietnamese, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:15
10:30 - 22:15
10:30 - 22:15
10:30 - 22:15
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5176 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX 77005-4215
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-664-7303

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