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Mekong Cafe

5930 W North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208-1057
+1 414-257-2228
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“spring rolls” (3 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Thai, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5930 W North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208-1057
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I needed to rid myself of that bureaucratic weight that I sometimes carry with me after a visit to the social security office, and Mekong was the perfect antidote. It's a small table, eat-all-you-wish buffet with good Vietnamese food and a friendly wait staff. The...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We went for their lunch buffet. The ingredients were delightfully fresh. The several hot options were brought out in smaller quantities compared to other Asian type buffets that we have been to, which insured hot servings. The pricing was very good for the quality of...More

Thank jrbeaton0703
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Some of the best Curry that I have had locally - I will definitely be making this a regular stop. They spice was just right, but it was still a flavorful; a lot of times when ordering a dish that has some heat - that...More

1  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We had 4 different dishes from all parts of the menu along with an appetizer. Everything was excellent and quite delicious. The large appetizer was awesome and tasted fresh. The meals seemed prepared for us and not sitting in pots. It was delicious. Service was...More

Thank steve s
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch and were delightfully surprised by the food at the buffet! There were some delicious traditional Thai, Vietnamese, and Laos dishes. The staff was very friendly, and the service was excellent. A fantastic restaurant.

Thank Tharrigan
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

If I could I would rate this place zero star. We was shopping near by and google the nearest restaurant and this one was "rated" great from reviews and stop for supper. Such a big disappointment. Our group consists of five adults and one child....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 April 2017

An Asian co-worker of mine recommended this restaurant to me as she knows that I like trying different foods. She actually goes on her lunch break, which we work about 15 minutes away so the buffet works great for her. I had a half a...More

1  Thank fairlady75
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We visited for the first time today, even though it's fairly close to to our home. We went about 6:30pm for dinner. We both had noodle dishes. I had the N6-Lad Na with Shrimp. It was homemade thick noodles, with broccoli, shrimp with a garlic...More

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

So very disappointed in their lunch buffet. Considering it's my first time here. Starved my self so I can enjoyed their lunch buffet; but no, I walked in hungry and walked out hungry. Only thing satisfied is the drinks. My adviced, is if , it's...More

Thank Hideoko Y
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Though a long way from downtown where I was staying I persevered long enough to find this place. I love Vietnamese food and eat it as often as I can find it on my travels. The bun here was OK, but not typical as it...More

Thank Gaye E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5930 W North Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53208-1057
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-257-2228
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