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“Excellent food and good service”

Sao Mai Vietnamese Cuisine
Ranked #3,193 of 16,031 Restaurants in New York City
Cuisines: Vietnamese
Neighborhood: East Village
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Neighborhood: East Village
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
Thank ClintPage
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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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Thank RoadGuy11
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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 :-)

Date of visit: May 2017
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Thank LPHDK
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Not the best pho I had. the brought was salty and I missed actual real chillies. Instead, they served green jalapenos of some sort. Had better pho. Good service. Quick.

Date of visit: March 2017
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Thank kateSastro
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