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Vinh Chau Vietnamese RST

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409 Dickinson St, Springfield, MA 01108-1885
+1 413-731-8858
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Wilbraham, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went in a snowstorm on an early Saturday afternoon. We asked the young waiter what the most ordered meal was, we had the PHO Special, it was great! Parking might be a problem during a busy time.

Thank daveasanders
Bondville, Vermont
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91 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Seriously, great food I am just back from Vietnam and the Pho here is just as good - same goes for the decor :) This is not Tiffany's but the people are warm and wonderful and the Pho is just as outstanding. Highly recommended!

Thank ofanoa
Oslo, Norway
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Some of the best eats around. This is a favorite spot for the Vietnamese community to come and dine. The food is consistently good no matter what the season and the host/owner is always willing to make recommendations if asked. The portion sizes can vary quite a bit, from small to very large. Note that they do close early, there... More 

Thank ake8ono
Longmeadow, Massachusetts
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

My husband and I have eaten here several times over the years and have never been disappointed. Tonight is no exception. It was HOT outside but we we were greeted by a friendly waiter and welcomed the cool temps inside. The tall-spotlessly-clean glasses of ice water were also welcomed. We almost always order the same two items #17, a delicious... More 

Thank bpasso
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

I have to admit I just got back to my hotel room from having dinner at Vinh Chau and went straight to TripAdvisor. I wanted everything to be vivid for this review. This place is excellent. Hands down - one of the greatest vietnamese restaurants I have ever been to. It is small, quaint, and nothing extravagant. Then, again -... More 

Thank Jorge R
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here many times with friends.This was our first bad meal.The meat in the spicy chicken veg stir fry tasted very freezer burned,inedible.The waiter suggested I just eat the vegetables!The owner would not discuss the problem,take the dish back or off the bill.Disappointed to see another neighborhood favorite deteriorate.

Thank MargueriteMarino
Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Had an early dinner here last month. Small neighborhood restaurant.The waiter was so helpful in explaining various dishes and how they were prepared. The food was fresh and delicious. We had enough to take home for another meal. Will be going back here soon.

Thank gjsbill
Asheville, North Carolina
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397 reviews
368 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

With all the glowing reviews, I really had my hopes up for great Vietnamese foods. Unfortunately, the Bun/Vermicelli dish I had was mostly a big pile of overlooked rice noodles (they fell apart as I picked them up with the chopsticks), large pieces of fried tofu, and just a smattering of lettuce, bean sprouts, ground peanuts and just a hint... More 

Thank R C
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95 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

We went here on a recommendation and it did not disappoint. Lots of deliciously seasoned food, prepared with care and served with a smile. Our waiter was really helpful with menu tips. We will definitely go back again!

Thank ustraveler97
Boston, MA
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99 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Weekly, for years, I've been eating at Vinh Chau's. The food is outstanding, especially pho and the meat hot pots. Affordable, generous portions, served kindly and promptly. Restaurant is very clean. The decor and location are nothing to speak of, because all the energy and investment are in the food and the people. Do not miss it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 Dickinson St, Springfield, MA 01108-1885
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-731-8858

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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?