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697 Emory Valley Rd Ste A, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-7733
+1 865-483-2644
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Knoxville
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

This place has smelled like old grease and looked shabby for years, but the food used to be OK. The place was empty and I ordered the pad thai shrimp to go. It consisted mostly of noodles in some bad tasting sauce, some shrimp, hardly any vegetables, a sprinkling of peanuts, and a large clump of parsley. I salvaged the... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The restaurant's appearance is shabby and needs to be cleaned up a bit more in my opinion, but the waitress was very kind and helpful and the food was out of this world. I would recommend the vermicelli noodles. If you like spicy food, they can give you a spicy sauce. If not, the sweet sauce was a big hit... More 

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Thank koparl
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

They sell number one noodle. i see where got they name from. noodles are out of world. can not believe noodle quality. wow so good.

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Thank adkeith47
Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

I had the chicken curry over vermicelli noodles. The spicy curry flavor and fresh veggies were nice. The chicken tasted like it was in a crock pot vs freshly prepared the noodles were overdone Although the flavors were authentic the cleanliness of the paint and carpet were not great I can eat here alone but would not bring friends or... More 

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Thank colinacirc
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

This little restaurant is hidden in an old strip mall where Food Lion used to be and new grocery store will open in July of 2015. I LOVE Vietnamese Food and usually call in an order to pick up on the way home about once a week or so. The interior definitely needs some updating but the food is consistently... More 

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Thank Melinda F
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2014

Walked in to an empty smelly restaurant with filthy carpets and two employees practically nodding off at a table. Walked out.

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2 Thank MsHeart5000
Kingston, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2014

No frills restaurant. Just great food every time we've been. Don't go for the atmosphere go for the food.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2013

Everything is so fresh and tastes wonderful. I always have to split the order due to the great size of dish.

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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2013

I eat at this restaurant every time i'm in town, a few times a year for several years. The food is very good, simple, good price. It's not very fancy and ambience is a bit dated, but it works. Curry chicken vermicelli is the favorite.

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2 Thank Eric S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2011

My favorite is the spicy curry chicken on vermicelli. Order it extra spicy for a real treat. I love mom who runs the place. Great food and excellent value.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 697 Emory Valley Rd Ste A, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-7733
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-483-2644

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