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Lac Viet Bistro

#698 of 2,920 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
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2021 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32803-4852
+1 407-228-4000
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Poinciana, Florida
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This has always been one of our favorite places to eat. This time, we noticed a markedly different menu, shorter, with some of our preferred dishes no longer available. The appetizer sampler was gone from the menu, as was the Young Chow fried rice. We elected to order the fried egg rolls, which arrived larger in size than we expected,... More 

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Apopka, Florida
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We went with another couple who had been here before, and since we never had tried Vietnamese food I'm glad we did. The menu had like 150 items on it with tons of choices and options. I saw they had a picture menu available so we asked for it - it helped! Lots of food and a good price. Still... More 

Thank RobertH1961
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Always surprised that the food is so good and the price is so inexpensive. Always on our agenda even though we stay in Kissimmee it worth the drive.

Thank JCSauers
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Service was outstanding. Too bad I didn't like any of the food I ordered. Never had a seafood crepe where the crepe was flash fried and crispy like a potato chip. Went with 4 people, 2 liked their food 2 didn't

Thank umdaba
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Food was ok, nothing to write home about. As we were done, I was waiting for the waiter to take our bill and card. I saw him chatting with the table next to us so I thought ok, I'll wait a few minutes. But he continued. So I thought of gently waving my hand to ask him to come over... More 

Thank texangirl83
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Lac Viet Bistro for years and it's one of the best Viet restaurants in Central Florida. All tier food is really good but a stand out is the green Papaya salad- I like mine with Conch and their Bun and pho is really good. They also have a really nice selection of tasty vegetarian options with... More 

Thank Tracy W
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I've eaten at this restaurant for the past ten years and have always been pleased with food quality, value and service. IMHO, it is Orlando's best Vietnamese restaurant, catering mostly to locals. Many of their clients are Vietnamese families, which I consider a good sign. Try the summer rolls (shrimp and grilled pork) and any dish with lemongrass seasoning. The... More 

1 Thank Bob J
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

As a true Hanoian, coming here I didn't expect this Bun Cha to taste like anything that I have at home. However I was surprised. The presentation wasn't anything like what I would have in Hanoi. However, the grilled pork and the sauce flavor is on point! Very authentic flavor!

Thank Douglas P
Chino Hills, California
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69 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Very impressed. Restaurant is nicely decorated inside and outdoor patio. Water is quickly served as soon as you have a table. With the heat of Orlando in May, this is a MUST. Lol. I ordered a Bun Bo Hue (spicy beef noodle) which tastes good. Ample of noodle and meat and so is Shaking Beef and salad served with brown... More 

Thank LEEKIM1957
Herndon, Virginia
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

We dined at Lac Viet Bistro in Orlando last weekend. The restaurant has a big menu but the food is nothing to remember. The Bi in the Lac Viet special rice dish wasn't fresh, they used the small rice noodle for Pho to make the Pad thai dish, and the beef stew was salty. The mango salad was good.

Thank Hawaii401

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2021 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32803-4852
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-228-4000

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