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Saigon Taste

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17 Majoribanks Street | Mount Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 6866
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11:00 - 23:00
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Mon 17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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98 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered takeaway from here and was very impressed! Bun was delicious as were the crispy noodles! Definitely worth checking kut

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Thank CSchmidtke
London, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were hoping to eat in a very popular restaurant near by but it was over crowded and there were loads of people waiting to be served so we tried this place. We did not regret it great chicken and beef/meat ball Pho. Quick efficient service. We shared a substantial starter - prawns (fresh summer rolls) they were good. Excellent... More 

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Thank Sally B
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food. Great location close to Courtney Pl. outstanding service. Flavoursome & fresh food. Staff very friendly and attentive. Great prices. Will be back.

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Thank Lorraine T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beef noodle soup was scrmptious, they used high quality meat (tasty and tender), soup was the best. Service was very good. Will return to try another dish before I go back to the US.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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136 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a simple but charming little restaurant not from from Courtenay....on Majorbanks. The chicken pho was one of the best I've ever had, with beautiful slices of white chicken meat. My husband ordered a pork and noodle stirfry, which was served with carrot, mint, lettuce, tiny egg rolls and other fresh and colorful ingredients. The small staff is humble... More 

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Thank sophia818
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Excellent food and very friendly staff in this Vietnam restaurant, we hadn't a clue what to order and the staff helped us order what they thought we would enjoy, after describing what we liked. The food came quickly and was very tasty indeed, not disappointed at all. Price was good and washed down with a couple of Saigon beers finished... More 

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Thank keithpJ613ZA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We live in Vietnam and seriously this is one of the best pho I've ever had! It's clearly made from amazing quality beef. They did not cheap out. Owners humble and lovely. Manager, server is also same guy who makes the pho.

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Thank Thao N
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

With pho being my favourite food, I've sampled pho in many places around the world including Vietnam. The pho from Saigon Taste is definitely in my top 3. The beef broth is obviously made from scratch and has such a depth of flavour and well seasoned. There is a generous amount of Vietnamese mint and coriander. The rice noodles are... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here. The service was excellent. Meals came quickly and the flavours were Devine. Very affordable too. Beautiful fresh food. Thank you we were very impressed

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Thank helenwhareaitu
Wellington, New Zealand
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

You can't beat this place for food around the $10-15 mark. Don't let the terrible pictures in the menu put you off - the food is actually really tasty!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Majoribanks Street | Mount Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 6866
Description
Hung & Nga are delighted to welcome you to Saigon Taste. We have chosen for Saigon Taste the most popular dishes in Saigon. Each dish is a common Vietnamese meal either for breakfast, lunch or dinner. You will be familiar with Vietnamese herbs such as: mint, basil, coriander, lemongrass, ginger all common in our food. Saigon is Vietnam's centre of businesses and developments. And food in Saigon is a combination of foods from throughout Vietnam. We hope that you enjoy the Taste of Saigon as much as we do.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?