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Kim Son Restaurant

2001 Jefferson St, Houston, TX 77003-5126
+1 713-222-2461
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“egg rolls” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2001 Jefferson St, Houston, TX 77003-5126
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to go for dinner after a show in Houston. Got there at 5:15, seated within 5 minutes. Place was not busy for a Sunday afternoon, as in the past. Ordered Moo Goo Gai Pan and Com Bo Luc. Both meals came out just warm....More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is huge, so lots of room for your family and friends. The clientele is a varied mix of downtown residents and guests, and not primarily Asian, nor is the wait-staff. Nevertheless, the food has always been consistently good, and portions are large. They...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Kim Son was my introduction to Vietnamese food. Still my favorite. Huge menu and the most consistent quality I have ever experienced. Cheerful and friendly service.

Thank Rufus_K12
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Delicious. Soup is just right amount of tangy and spicy, with tomatoes & okra, bean sprouts, pineapple, and shrimp.

Thank Raquel C
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This is a large restaurant and when we went on a Saturday night, it was very busy. There was complimentary valet parking. Service is below average, the food is very good. I've eaten at many vietnamese restaurants and this is above average food. Cost is...More

Thank TravelFreq1997
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Though I've never had a bad meal at Kim Son, I often return to my favorite entrees - and Hunan crispy shrimp is one of them. Delicious fried shrimp and a slightly spicy and sweet sauce, served with rice.

Thank David Y
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Called in order an hour before closing. I arrived 45 minutes before close and one side of the restaurant had already been closed. When I approached the guy, who appeared to be management, made it seem like all he wanted was the money so he...More

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My wife & I have frequented this location for the past 15 years for takeout. We have often tweaked an entree & they have always catered to our wishes. The place can be a bit troublesome for both dine in, take out as well as...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Huge restaurant, plenty of parking, however food is not as authentic as at other Vietnamese or Chinese restaurants. Quality has declined the past few years.

Thank EuForia_01
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We have gone to this restaurant as long as I remember. It used to be a much smaller restaurant across the street in the late 80's. Since then the food quality has not gone down. If I live closer to Kim Son on Jefferson Street,...More

Thank mydaisy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Delivery, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2001 Jefferson St, Houston, TX 77003-5126
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-222-2461
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