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Saigon Cafe

188 Newark Ave, Ste A, Jersey City, NJ 07302-5830
+1 201-332-8711
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“summer rolls” (3 reviews)
“satay” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese
$$ - $$$
188 Newark Ave, Ste A, Jersey City, NJ 07302-5830
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My hubby and I decided we would try a place we’ve not been to in Jersey City. Saigon Café has great reviews on trip advisor, so we decided to give it a try. Are we glad we did! Fantastic shredded pork spring rolls. Nicely crisp,...More

Thank Pamela O
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Even the summer rolls (Goi Cuon, $8) with peanut sauce are made fresh -- not made in advance and refrigerated. That's why they can customize ingredients like they did for me: no pork. And the peanut dressing was thick, not watery. I had the Bun...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I loved it! Let me start by saying that I do not like to venture out and try different cuisines. I like to keep it basic. My fiancé wanted to eat Vietnamese food and so I caved and I absolutely loved it! The restaurant itself...More

Thank Aelleee
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We have company from Thailand and wanted to show them some of the local, great restaurants. We brought them to Portugese, Chinese, American, and Italian restaurants, along with, naturally, Thai. A guest asked if there were any good Vietnamese restaurants locally, and we knew that...More

Thank glyons2016
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Came here because the restaurant we want to go to was full and I am glad we ended up here! I loved the atmosphere and the food! Exceptional service and I really loved their Lucky Buddha Beer (for the ladies who don't like bitter beer)....More

Thank elnara0226
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Firt time here and their rainbow on banana leaf trout is sooo good. Portion is just enough so you don't feel like you're overeating as one is apt to when food is this excellent! Good for families and for this who just wants a good...More

Thank Ollie758
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Fresh and tasty. Awesome peanut sauce with the satays. Delicious pork and chicken. Service was good. Nice quiet little place.

Thank Nancoix
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Revisited this establishment after initially having lunch there several years ago. Glad we decided to stop by. The service was good and food was fantastic. My only issue was that they were slow on offering a second round of drinks. But the food made up...More

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 4 July 2016

My daughter just moved to Jersey City, and we took her for lunch to this lovely restaurant. It has been there for 17 years. Fabulous food, pleasant service, reasonable prices. We will be back!

Thank 943rons
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Solid if not spectacular Vietnamese restaurant in JC. I would give it 3.5 stars if TA allowed. Food is authentic, but not overly flavorful. Ca phe sua da about the same, but it's hard to go wrong there. I didn't think prices were unreasonable, but...More

Thank Hubbito
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 Newark Ave, Ste A, Jersey City, NJ 07302-5830
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-332-8711
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