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Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Downtown Manhattan (Downtown)
0.9 km from Union Square
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Reviewed 24 November 2019 via mobile

We always enjoy a meal here when we visit NYC. This time we just stopped in for lunch and had the fresh summer rolls and the spring rolls. I had forgotten how much I enjoy those when wrapped in salad and dipped in the delicious...sauce. The waiters were a little too busy talking amongst themselves, otherwise it would have been 5* again.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 4 September 2019 via mobile

I really enjoyed the veggie pho I got from this place. The broth was tasty and the vegetables were great and generous.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 8 January 2019

We dropped by for Pho and summer rolls. Great priced menu, good food, good value for money overall. Would come back.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

The food here is pretty good , and reminded me when I was eating street food in Saigon Vietnam. I did their take on my favorite Vietnamese dish Bun Bo Hue. It’s a beef broth with noodle that will you leave taste buds craving for...more. Good customer service , and good food with excellent music in the back round.More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Such a gem #vietnamesefood in #eastvillage #eastvillagenyc 🥢 The food is #delicious with #reasonableprice 💓 We had such a good meal and plenty #leftovers for later 💓

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I came here because of the previous reviews, but nothing like that. Staff was extremely rude, food wasn't that good. Not recommend.

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

This place is serving incredible authentic vietnamese food. The service is good and the restaurant is very nice and cozy. All in all a great place!

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times and service is good and fast. The food is good quality. The prices can’t be beat. It’s also not usually super crowded.

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Excellent menu with a variety of options (vegetarian and otherwise), really excellent food, nice friendly service, and a great value! I will be back and I wholeheartedly suggest Sao Mai for anyone looking for casual Vietnamese in NYC!

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

We went here first time 2 years ago and had to come back (we live in Denmark). The food and the service was excellent again and we talked at lenght with Billy who said that they again this time gladly would cook us a Banh...Xeo like they did last time even though it is not on the menu. So we ate there twice in the 5 days we had in NYC, and we did not regret it. It is cheap, healthy, tasty and a great service - we will be back :-)More

Date of visit: May 2017
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