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Saigon Recipe

#864 of 9,284 Restaurants in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
Thong Lor & Ekamai
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46/5 Piman 49, Soi Sukhumvit 49 | Khlongton Nuea, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 2 662 6311
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11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Malaysia
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77 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just co-incident we pass by and give it a try. Service wise so so as the staffs not seems welcoming. Until we asked should we make reservation? Then they mentioned no need. They have good value of promotion now, noodle or rice with either salad or fried spring roll aside. And best was its included drink. This set is 300... More 

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Thank Peffer
Bangkok, Thailand
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

had a birthday dinner with friends there. Love the small little chic restaurant. Foods are quite original so we are not used to some options but worth to try.

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Thank Unchulee
Bangkok, Thailand
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

It is an OK restaurant. As some comments mentioned, the service was average, but I have to say the waitress was doing her job even though might not be felt welcoming. It was about training not about personality. The drinking was the highlight, and the pineapple juice was very fresh. The Beef Pho tasted ok even though the quality of... More 

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Thank FangWinona
Bangkok, Thailand
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

With a group of friends, we went for dinner last weekend at Saigon Recipe. Love the deco of the restaurant which reflects the culture of Vietnam and it looks pretty elegant. The restaurant is in a quiet area of Bangkok and you could really have a good conversation with your friends while enjoy some yummy treats. Food wise, awesome! We... More 

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Thank Chan Z
Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I visited Saigon Recipe today and found the service miserable. The staff were more interested in ensuring that we hurry with our order before we even sat at our table at 8:45. This was followed by regular clearance of dishes whilst we were eating. Finally the bill was given to us before we completed our meal. For the amount of... More 

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Thank RitikaJagtiani26
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

You cannot go wrong with the Pho at Saigon Recipe. The set lunch menu deals are excellent and I would go back for those alone. Be sure to get the fresh spring rolls if you don't get a set lunch...you will not be disappointed. The only minor disappointment was that the staff seemed a bit indifferent about having guests. Not... More 

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Thank HudBkk
Pasadena, California
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This place was full of westerners. The food reminds me of eating in Little Saigon (Orange County). It's not Brodard but it will do. I think it has to do with the fact that the owner's wife is Vietnamese. Bun was delicious! Lemongrass tea was yummy because it's sugar free. Parking was a problem but it's worth the trouble.

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Thank Chardonyay
Marseille, France
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

My party of 4 enjoyed a very nice lunch in this cafe style restaurant. The decor is quaint and a nice touch. The service is good, but with limited kitchen space the food will be prepared and served as allowed so don't expect every one at your table to be served at once. With this one inconvenience out of the... More 

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1 Thank M V
Bangkok, Thailand
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

A cosy family restaurant that offers a healthy and delicious selection of authentic Vietnamese food. I find the colourful traditional Vietnamese decor quite charming and the waiters are very friendly and helpful in assisting us with the food selection. Our favourite dish is the chicken with roasted peanut salad. Absolutely delicious!

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1 Thank Khunmel
Bangkok, Thailand
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This is my second time in this restaurant and it amazes me with its taste of food here.. Having been to Vietnam multiple times , I can vouch this restaurant for having one of the most authentic Vietnamese taste.The menu is quite extensive , the ambience is nice and the service is decent. Overall a very good restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46/5 Piman 49, Soi Sukhumvit 49 | Khlongton Nuea, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Thong Lor & Ekamai
  • Neighbourhood: Thong Lor & Ekamai
  • Phone Number: +66 2 662 6311
Description
Vietnamese restaurant on Sukhumvit Soi49, near Samitivej Hospital. Healthy Vietnamese dishes with a lot of herbs and vegetables. Beautifully decorated in comforatble atmosphere. Pho, Banh Xeo,Spring Rolls, Cafe & Desserts, Wines. Take taxi from BTS Phrom Phong or Thonglor (3-5 minutes)or from Chidlom / SiLom (10-15 minutes). Free Parking.

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Thong Lor & Ekamai
Known as Bangkok’s hippest neighbourhood, Thong Lor and Ekamai is where the city's well-dressed and well-heeled spend their nights sipping cocktails in hidden speakeasies and posh restaurants. Live it up in one of Thong Lor's extravagant clubs and be prepared to brush shoulders with a Thai celebrity or two. While great for a night out, the area is nothing short of interesting during the daytime, either. Expect a mix of savvy coffee shops, pop-up bars and loads of vintage stores, brought to you by hip locals with eyes for design.
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