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Hoa Bien Vietnamese Restaurant

1105 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55104-4610
+1 651-647-1011
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rice noodles” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Asian, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
1105 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55104-4610
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped in mainly to avoid rush traffic and found great spring rolls and a seafood Tom that was delicious. Just wish they served beer.

Thank Sailuver
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We came for Sunday lunch. The service was very good and the people were friendly and helpful. The food was excellent. On weekends they have a smaller portion menu during lunch. It was a great value and a fun way to sample the food.

Thank Dennis O
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Cơm Tấm ( broken rice) meal is good, just wish the rice could be warm up a bit more but still taste good. Great staffs, we asked what type of oil does the restaurant use to cook due to the fact one person of group...More

Thank Carlin1011
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The food was delicious. The broth for the bun rieu (shrimp, crab and tomato soup) was so flavorful. The accompanying vegetables were fresh and the noodles cooked perfectly. We also tried the bun, salad-style rice noodles and beef. The beef was tender and sautéed to...More

Thank MinnesotanTraveler
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I didn't eat here three times and the first time I figured out that they have Americanized Asian fair. You know what I'm talking about right? I'm talking the sweet and sour pork and that sort of thing. Don't order that stuff. Go for the...More

Thank Vanessa N
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on rainy day & had a delicious meal! Started with hot Jasmine tea, cream cheese wontons & wonton soup-absolutely the best I've ever eaten! We ordered individual dishes & asked for extra plates so we could share! Great meal & exceptional...More

Thank xalthm
Reviewed 25 July 2016

So their Pho has a very nice broth. The Com Tau Hu Ky was very good too. Prices nice and convenient to como park.

Thank straav
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

I've been here a few times and have ordered the same dish each time because it's so good. I always get the house special at lunch, it's not listed on the menu but they know what you want. It is awesome, fresh, delicious.. It's just...More

Thank Christopher R
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Hoa Bien was strongly recommended by a colleague so I went there for lunch with a friend Sunday afternoon. Parking is conveniently located adjacent to the building, so that was a definite plus. We ordered an appetizer of shripm pancakes to share and then ordered...More

1  Thank BilalMasood
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This was one of the nicer Vietnamese restaurants that I have eaten at. It is a newer building and while it does not have an Asian ambience, it is very nice. The food was very good and reasonably priced. My only complaint was one of...More

1  Thank Greg A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1105 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55104-4610
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-647-1011
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