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171 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-4554
+1 212-475-3171
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26 Apr 2016
“Delightful Vietnamese Food”
14 Apr 2016
“Rude People, loud music”
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171 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-4554
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

We enjoyed dinner at Soothsayer. The restaurant is modern and comfortable. The service is excellent. We enjoyed a range of dishes with everything very fresh and well-seasoned. Duck was outstanding. Nice wine list with glasses, bottles and carafes providing about 3 glasses at a reasonable...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2016

I thought the food was good first time - a creative take on Vietnamese but the insolent, dismissive staff had me walk out second time. The attempt at a Williamsburg vibe fails.

Thank David M
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  • Address: 171 Avenue a, New York City, NY 10009-4554
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-475-3171
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