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901 San Pedro Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108-4802
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11:00 - 20:30
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Melbourne Beach, Florida, United States
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51 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Went to Saigon Far East for dinner with a colleague during a quick business trip to Albuquerque. Had read reviews from multiple sites and decided to give this place a try. The restaurant is in an obscure location around the corner from the main road tucked away in a tiny strip plaza next to a laundromat. We arrived about 6PM... More 

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Thank Jim G
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We go here all the time but I haven't really thought about reviewing it before. It's just our place to go when we crave Vietnamese (we have tried most other V restaurants in town). We typically start with the green papaya salad (to die for) and move on to our soups or other dishes. It's all very well cooked (with... More 

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Thank Susanna A
Albuquerque
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Been coming here for lunch and sometimes dinner for years. Always fresh and delicious! Plus, a tremendous value. Fast and friendly service. It's our go-to for Vietnamese. I often call ahead and grab it to go. Lemon grass chicken bun. amazing.

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Thank SVCris
Richmond, Virginia
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Very low key small operation with very tasty food and very friendly staff. My pho was very good and it comes in 2 sizes which is nice. The fresh spring roll as excellent and the chef has a nice eye for presentation. Not fancy but it was clean and I would go back.

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Thank Wineman53
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

In the search for the best Vietnamese restaurants on the globe, we found ourselves at Saigon Far East! Recommended to us by our hotel clerk, we were a little scared by the area when we first arrived but we try not to let appearances deter us from the goal so we continued in. Inside we were greeted with the classic... More 

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Thank Christopher M
So Cal
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490 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2014

My standards are different I guess. I know why, but I was craving Asian food this night as I hadn't had it for over a week. Being from LA, I guess is what set my standard differently from local folks. I had the Pho Dac Biet, and found it OK. The decor was pretty old school, that even pho restaurants... More 

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Thank d l
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

Had B14 for lunch. Delicious and only $8.95! Tastiest meal in recent memory. I'd definitely go back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Thank sivilsld
New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2014

My family and I have been patronizing this establishment for years now. It came to us as a surprise the other day as we just discussed this over some Happy Rolls. We were kind of taken aback when we realized how long we have been coming here to eat. We have eaten at other Vietnamese restaurants and some are good... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2014

We found this place on GPS and it is located in the part of town you might not intend to visit. The service is great although the only waitress talks a little too much but offers great service. The food comes well-prepared and promptly. The pork-based pho comes with surprisingly tasty broth (a little bit too much sugar, but still... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2014

We were here for a flight the next day and didn't want to go too deep in the town. It is close to the airport area and the '99' asian market, so we gave it a try. It was one of the best vietnamese restaurant we have been. A regular pho is around 7 dollars and the soup is super... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:30
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 San Pedro Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108-4802
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?