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Vietnam Star Restaurant

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3035 White Bear Ave N #23, Maplewood, MN 55109-1321
+1 651-779-8623
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Melbourne. Australia
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very personable staff with good knowledge of the menu. Recommend the happy birds nest since it's one of the most unique plates I've seen in a long time. Good portions and prices.

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Thank World_Travels1
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite Vietnamese restaurant in the Twin Cities. Good variety, fresh, friendly staff parentheses (which is unusual in an Asian restaurant). The sauce on the potato dishes is quite thick. Two egg roll noodle salad is fantastic!

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Thank Gail V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch. My order was taken right away, and my food and tea came super quickly. I had the beef and seafood pho, and it was very good. The manager was very friendly and welcoming, checking in with customers. I would definitely come back if I'm on this side of town again.

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Thank MJlovestoEat
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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377 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is a family run, small place where the owners really care whether you're happy or not. Always greeted with a warm smile, they truly have it down. The food is solid though I've had the chicken curry more than once and it was different each time. I'm ok with that - it just depends on the cook I suppose.... More 

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Thank MollyAW1234
Minnesota
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Their staff is very friendly and I cant help feeling among friends while visiting the very feng shui restaurant. I had their egg rolls which are the best! I would also recommend their fresh spring rolls with shrimp and other fresh ingredients! PHO is sooooo goood, their pho base stock is second to none. either chicken or beef I would... More 

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Thank Chefcordon
Tupelo, Mississippi
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

When we visit Minnesota, we always go to our favorite Vietnamese restaurant, 2 or 3 times, if we can! The staff is so friendly & welcome us by name! The food is OUTSTANDING! Every menu item is delicious! Egg rolls, Pho, stir fry and all are wonderful. Don't miss this place near Maplewood Mall on WhiteBear. Avenue!

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Thank bicaled
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Sometimes the small, family run restaurants are the best and Vietnam Star is no exception. It is tiny and quaint, but they have very good food. I never had Vietnamese food before 2 years ago after meeting my guy and he loves all kinds of cuisine, especially Vietnamese. They have Pho. We always get the grilled pork and egg roll... More 

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Thank KJ M
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I have enjoyed the food here many times. The Vietnamese spring rolls are a must on the sample list. We usually order the sampler appetizer. A wide variety of good main dish options, the soups are great and uniquely flavored. I've never had bad food here. Sample the house spicy sauce. The service is friendly and the owner is a... More 

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Thank Dean B
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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156 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

I have been there three times now and each time the food has been consistently excellent. Prepared well, nice balance of flavors and beautifully presented. And the owner, Christy, is as delightful a host as they come. I would heartily recommend!

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Thank islandmarsh
Maplewood, Minnesota
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

This is a great restaurant. The food is good. Spiced right, not just a bunch of warm food with some non-descript "Asian" sauce poured on it. The manager is very friendly and works hard to make you feel at home. The service is sharp. No waiting aeons here to order, eat or get your check like some other establishments. Recommend.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3035 White Bear Ave N #23, Maplewood, MN 55109-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Maplewood
  • Phone Number: +1 651-779-8623

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?