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100 Redriff Road | Surrey Quays Leisure Centre, London SE16 7LH, England
+44 20 7252 1212
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am pretty sure they forgot my order, as my cold appetizer spring rolls took 35 minutes to come. The waiter was avoiding eye contacts when I tried to notice him my food was not there. We needed to ask the manager where the food was... however the dishes were all really good when they came. But everything would have... More 

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Thank Xiaoman Z
London, United Kingdom
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with my family for a Delicious Vietnamese pho & rice as usual. Value to wait for half an hour.

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Thank Pandaj8
London, United Kingdom
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74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No free tap water, they even have it on a sign on the wall. Seated quickly, nice menu, fair prices. Orders taken quickly and... Nothing! We wait around 20 minutes with no appetiser. We ask our waiter, he asks in the kitchen, and doesn't tell us anything! We ask again, and they bring our appetiser. A while after that is... More 

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Thank Jamie M
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty, very nice meals design, good portion sizes, good & fast service, very good prices Very nice exterior Not really impressive interior No alcoholic beverages available

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Thank Martina H
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on Easter Monday for Lunch - the place was buzzing and there was a queue - the queuing was well organised the average wait was about 15 minutes. Food was delicious - served quickly and great value for money

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Thank Andrew_and_Yoko
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I had no idea this place existed in the same retail park as Odeon and Hollywood Bowl in Surrey Quays. We had to wait to be seated as it was busy inside with an assortment of different customers from various backgrounds. I would say the menu is pretty simple. They specialise in Pho but you can get dry noodle and... More 

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Thank Nvthvniel_Blvck
London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Taste of Vietnamese street foods- Good & very tasty but little expensive than other in Kingsland road (East London). If you are local then is fine. Overall, great foods but need more generous on vegetables side dishes that come with a set meals.. as for 1 person is 1 veg side dish, but for 2 or 3 persons still get... More 

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Thank miki123romeo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious little cafe! Lots of choice and lovely location :) great for small or even bigger gatherings, advisable to book :)

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Thank Jade L
Wells, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Visiting our son in London on a cold and wet February day, we popped in to his local vietnamese restaurant for lunch. Our bowls of warming noodle broth were delicious and just what the doctor ordered after a rainy morning in Greenwich. This place is unpretentious canteen style, staff are welcoming and food offered is tasty and great value. Easy... More 

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Thank jaffa105
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

tried this place for the first time on a whim and was pleasantly surprised. It's pretty simple on the inside - like a cafeteria, but the food was great and service was really friendly. Entries were really large, and so were the mains. Everything we had was really delicious and we actually couldn't finish what we'd ordered (which is pretty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Redriff Road | Surrey Quays Leisure Centre, London SE16 7LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7252 1212
Description
Modern, canteen style restaurant specialising in authentic Vietnamese home cooking.

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