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Mien Tay Vietnamese Restaurant

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Malvar Street, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Las Pinas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2013

They serve "vietnamese" food but seems like they scrimped on the ingredients. Nothing beats using the right ingredients and pricing it right. there are other choices.

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Vigan City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2013

I still remember april 1999. my first visit to palawan and me and my family went to this place to eat..authentic vietnamese cuisine.. present may 2012.. so sad coz its not functioning anymore.. i heard those who used to live there went back to vietnam already or migrated somewhere else..i miss the food!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2012

Puerto Princesa City was the adopted home of Vietnamese refugees in the 80"s ; some married Filipinos and lived in the Philippines for good. I liked this Vietnamese restaurant because they made use of locally grown herbs and spices. The authentic Vietnamese cuisine is prepared very well and in a healthy way with lots of local vegetables. The price of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2011

Vietnamese refugees arrived in Puerto years ago. One of their great contributions is this great little, charming restaurant.

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2011

I loved the food en toto. We were 22 hungry people in all, and the waiters and waitresses got a few ordered dishes mixed-up. But the taste is exotic and authentic. Try it, the trip to the place is worth it. Dinner time would be best, but there may be a que.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Vietnamese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malvar Street, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  Puerto Princesa

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