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Miss Saigon Cafe

$$ - $$$
University Place
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5503 Kelvin Dr, Houston, TX 77005-3210
+1 713-942-0108
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Prague, Czech Republic
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I was in this restaurant couple times and I can recommend you pho gá (chicken soup), it is very good!

Thank Nikol H
Houston, Texas
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164 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Every year friends and I schedule a shopping day in the village and we stop at Miss Saigon for lunch. It's always consistently good vietnamese food in a quiet atmosphere where we can relax for a bit before heading back out to the shops. The spring rolls are my favorite with the vermicelli bowls a close second. The wait staff... More 

Thank 2fridad
San Antonio, Texas
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260 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

My wife and I and the couple with whom we dined at Miss Saigon really enjoyed the restaurant. The proprietress took us to our table upon arrival and chatted for several minutes before passing out the menus with recommendations. Meanwhile, two young women bent over backwards to service the table. Food came quickly and was quite good. Prices were a... More 

Thank Playaman47
Aiken, South Carolina
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on a hot day in July. We had a seaweed salad that was a wonderful surprise. The wait staff was very kind and the food arrived quickly. My dining companion had banana pudding cake and said it was wonderful.

Thank Laurensssss
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Same excellent quality since first opened. Never made ahead of time. Flavorful, fat and fresh. Service is always attentive.

Thank sunnytraveler2
Willis, Texas
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113 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent spring rolls (shrimp) and banh mi in a comfortable setting, gracious and friendly service. Will definitely return soon.

Thank NotPickyEater
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

We routinely eat here for lunch and often times call in for take-out. Most times we always order the grilled pork rolls - tasty and filling.

Thank MeNotDave
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128 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

The cabbage salad is fantastic, crunchy, tasty and really good. I got it with smoked tofu instead of chicken and it was amazing. The spring rolls I also got the tofu and they were really lovely and a great meal to eat on the plane. Really nice staff, lovely restaurant.

Thank Anjuli E
Austin, Texas
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96 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

This evening I took my son who is a freshman at Rice and two of his buddies to Miss Saigon Café in Rice Village. It's just a hop skip and a jump (well five minutes by car) and there was ample parking at Rice Village. The restaurant's décor is simple but attractive upscale for many Asian restaurants but not Houston... More 

Thank DLPAustin
Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Great location. First time there. Lived here forever. Food was good. Atmosphere needs a makeover. Do it. This will bring in more folks and make it more pleasant.

Thank BusinessPr0fessi0nal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 30
Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5503 Kelvin Dr, Houston, TX 77005-3210
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > University Place
  • Neighbourhood: University Place
  • Phone Number: +1 713-942-0108

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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?