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Vietopia Vietnamese Cuisine

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Greenway/ Upper Kirby
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5176 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX 77005-4215
+1 713-664-7303
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10:30 - 22:15
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Sun 10:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 22:15
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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ispeakfoodtooblogger
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66 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

stopped in for a lunch during my stay in houston and had a wonderful experience at vietopia. the service was friendly and quick. the pho broth was tasty and the portions of meat was generous, would have liked a bit more noodles, but since lunch came with one spring roll, i found myself pleased with the portions after all. the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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173 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

A friend who lives nearby wanted to dine here. The restaurant was comfortable and about half full for a 7:00 dinner reservation. The waiter (Timmy) was quite attentive and helped us with a few of the dishes. Three of us are worldly travelers and certainly enjoy Vietnamese food, especially where we can share dishes. I had egg drop soup and... More 

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Lake Placid, New York
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

A friend and I stopped for lunch yesterday. The weather is cool and rainy and we each ordered a bowl of Vietnamese noodle soup with beef. It was good and the spring roll was good and delightfully presented. Service was attentive, but not overbearing.

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Thank BB250
Jackson, Mississippi
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477 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Amazing customer service and food. The spring rolls are the best I have had and the lemongrass chicken with tomato rice was delicious. Be aware that the fried banana dessert is enough for four people!

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Thank David S
Elgin, Texas
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204 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Vietopia has been around for years, always the go-to place for upscale Vietnamese food in a beautiful French Colonial setting. Maybe it's the competition; Vietnamese is way more available than it used to be. Maybe it's the difficulty parking. But I believe the place has become fossilized, with a menu that never changes. Example: clay pot used to be a... More 

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Thank HouMSW
Houston, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome for close to authentic Vietnamese cuisine. Great place to grab a great meal during your lunch hour. Excellent and tasty dishes, lots of options for carnivores and vegetarians...in and out in a hour or so. Noice level is reasonable which allows you time to have a working lunch meeting.

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Thank HTX1414
Houston, Texas
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132 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I joined a friend for lunch here recently and was pleasantly surprised at the quality and service. I had not eaten here for many years, as my memory was of a very average and overpriced menu. Fortunately, the meals we had were very good and high quality. My friend had the daily Pho special and I had a combination grilled... More 

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Thank Gregory M
Houston
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for precooked overpriced food...this is your place. We knew we were in trouble when the restaurant was mostly empty for dinner, entrees came out 3 minutes after we ordered them, and when we asked if everything was cooked to order as the entrees came out the waiter said yes. As an example of how bad it... More 

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Cypress, Texas
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249 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Took my teenage kids to experience this restaurant. They ordered the pho one seafood the other chicken, I ordered the lettuce chicken wrap grounded. Not much chicken in my dish, phos were good I was told. A bit expensive for vietnamese phos in my opinion.

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Thank aghyba
El Paso, Texas
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184 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The mango wraps were a great start. The Pho soups are large and filling. The curry chicken was spicy hot with excellent flavor. Not overpowering. Great choice for events.

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Thank Pedro C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:15
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:15
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:15
Thursday
10:30 - 22:15
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5176 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX 77005-4215
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-664-7303

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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?