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Vietnam House opened in Edinburgh during 2011 and is Edinburgh's first Vietnamese restaurant. We focus upon providing deliciously healthy and authentically prepared Vietnamese food in an in informal environment that we hope you will enjoy. As a family run business, we care about your dining experience with us and will make your time with us enjoyable. We specialise in the Vietnamese national dish, Pho, which is a simple uncomplicated but tasty and nutritious noodle soup, that can be enjoyed all year round. We also offer other traditional Vietnamese dishes and cook with fresh local produce and authentically sourced spices to give you the "real" taste of Vietnam.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Asian, Vietnamese
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was excellent in taste although we didn’t appear to get what we ordered as one of our main courses. Disappointed that as our starter was being served they advised us we could only pay by cash. Thankfully we did have cash but due...to the location if we hadn’t wouldn’t have been an easy fix. Service was average didn’t even check to see that everything was ok. Will we be back????? Probably notMore

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed 20 November 2021

Visited again recently, having visited a few years ago and we were equally impressed with the food and service as on our first visit. A really enjoyable meal

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 16 November 2021

The first thought that came to mind when the food arrived was that the restaurant must have changed hands and was being run by a different team than when we used to visit a few years ago and sure enough a quick google search confirmed...this to be correct. Bland, under seasoned, tasted like everything came out of a jar and the rice was overcooked mush that tasted like it had been cooked the week before and kept warm since. The Pho was disapointlingly flavourless. We've had beter instant stuff from a packet. The chicken in the curry was ineddibly tough like stringly rubber as if it had been overcooked in the sauce for hours, and despite that, it hadn't adsorbed any of the flavour of the sauce. If this is the level of quality they can provide, then £40 for 2X main courses, a shared small starter and a shared can of juice is utterly unaaceptableMore

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 16 November 2021 via mobile

Piled in after the rugby for a vietnamese feast. Small venue, very handy haymarket location, very friendly staff, street foody type atmosphere. Everyone very delighted with their choices

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 6 November 2021

Blink and you'll miss this as you walk up Morrison Street, but it's well worth a visit. The staff were very friendly and the food was amazing - fresh and prepared quickly. Definitely recommend this place!!

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 22 October 2021

Never been before, went on a recommendation as one of our party of 4 has a gluten intolerance. Wasn't clear from menu which items were GF and we ended up with 3 staff at the table trying to decide what was GF and not too...spicy. All got sorted and food came quickly (I agree with the person that said the deep fried spring rolls are amazing!). I had a beef pho as always wanted to try this classic Vietnamese dish, we had a creamy curry, street food chicken and rice and a chicken/rice stir fry. All delicious - great flavours, no complaints at all. Very happy with the food choices. It's a BYOB but I can't say whether there's any bottle shops nearby as we brought ours from other part of the city. Service was good, staff were lovely. Certainly highly recommend this place if you have no allergies/special dietary requirements. If you do, may be worth a quick visit or call before to decide what you can eat.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 15 October 2021

Really average food. I went there because of the high review but I expect a bit more, squid not fresh and spring rolls needs more herbs or seasoning Stuff very friendly

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 10 October 2021 via mobile

We love this restaurant. The food is lovely, and the staff are extremely kind and friendly. We came two days in a row on our trip to Edinburgh!

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 9 October 2021 via mobile

The food was really tasty. The highlights were the chicken satay and spicy sunset curry. The service was super friendly too - would recommend :)

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 6 October 2021

Great little place. Quick, friendly service. Generous portions. Tasty food. Would go back when next in Edinburgh.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Sameen H
13 February 2017|
Response from JodieNguyen | Property representative |
Hi,Sam.Thank you have questions with us.The chicken we bought in Tesco so I think that not Hala.
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Yes, Vietnam House Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Vietnam House Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5