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Saigon Cafe

520 Elmwood Ave, NW Corner at West Utica, Buffalo, NY 14222-2057
+1 716-883-1252
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spring rolls” (9 reviews)
“pad see ew” (6 reviews)
“yellow curry” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
520 Elmwood Ave, NW Corner at West Utica, Buffalo, NY 14222-2057
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate here during restaurant week. It was our first time. I enjoyed it very much. I ordered the fried wontons and he ordered coconut shrimp. Both very good. I ordered the tofu pad Thai and thought it was very good. I'll...More

Thank jewelsfin
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Vietnamese canh chua (hot and sour soup) is very very very bad. i wish they were honest with us up front and told us they didn't have enough ingredients to make a good bowl of authentic soup. we'd respected that more than serving us a...More

Thank MilleniumMVP
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited here and were blown away! It's a lovely atmosphere inside with a very nice menu. We absolutely loved our meals, as did our friends. My husband said it was literally the best fried rice he ever had. I had the...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Noodle soups are fantastic at this restaurant. We also loved our appetizer --- pork with vegetables wrapped in rice paper, similar to a sushi roll, with a yummy peanut dipping sauce. Lots of flavor, plenty of spice, interesting and tasty. Fine, friendly service too. Nothing...More

Thank FauxFamily
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We had the most amazing meal at Saigon and was probably one of the best meals I had in Buffalo as it was fresh, healthy and delicious. I had tempura prawn and noodles and took home my leftovers as couldn't bare to waste!

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

If I lived in Buffalo this would become a favorite of mine! The food was absolutely amazing and wish I could have ate here more than once. My boyfriend ordered the Pad Se-ew and I couldn't say enough about how delicious it was! I'm pretty...More

Thank Ashley C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Super delicious, very extensive menu. Got the vegetarian summer rolls, crispy tofu, and papaya salad for appetizers, and the pad see ew for dinner. Everything was great, I definitely recommend visiting here for lunch or dinner!

Thank sargar69
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Terrific food. Great service. We ate here on Father's Day because the Father in our group is a fan of Asian. He was not disappointed. Everyone enjoyed the food.

Thank RuthPine123
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This was the first time I ate at this restaurant! I had the yellow curry with shrimp! It's is absolutely wonderful so good I came back a second time! Parking is limited however there is a small lot behind the restaurant! They have gluten free...More

Thank Mercedes W
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Saigon Cafe because my friend loves Thai food. Unfortunately, I didn't like my chicken satay at all. I had low expectations for my Pad Se-Ew, but I was good. I just think there are restaurants in buffalo that make it better. My...More

Thank Jessica H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Elmwood Ave, NW Corner at West Utica, Buffalo, NY 14222-2057
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-883-1252
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