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86 Mulberry Street, (Mulberry St. Between Bayard St. & Canal St.)(212) 577-8887
Minimum order of $15.00 is required for delivery
Delivery estimate is 25-40 min (more info)
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Minimum order of $15.00 is required for delivery
Delivery estimate is 25 - 40 min (more info)
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No meat allowed.
Something to drink.
Xe Lua Vietnamese Restaurant is serving up some of the most delicious and authentic Vietnamese cuisine you’ll find in Manhattan. From beef cubes and pork chops to soft shell crab, everything is made with the freshest ingredients by experienced chefs to bring customers a memorable Vietnamese style dining experience. Dine at the restaurant and enjoy the comfortable atmosphere and friendly service, or order delivery and enjoy Xe Lua’s mouthwatering flavors in the comfort of your own home. Either way, your taste buds won’t be disappointed!
Ca Hurong Nuron—Red snapper marinated with house special sauce, wrapped in foil and grilled to perfection
Cha Glo—Spring roll; served with mint and lettuce
Pho Tai—Rice noodle soup with beef-eye round cooked medium rare
Ca Kho To—Salmon cooked in a clay pot with caramel sauce
Canh Chua Do Bien—Hot and sour seafood
Com Suron Bi Cha—Barbecued pork chop, special steamed egg cake and shredded pork; served with broken rice
Took way too long!!!!!!!! 65 mins
Posted 2 years ago by Merrill L.
Consistently Solid Vietnamese food. However, it's often very delayed now. Over an hour late.
Posted 2 years ago by Canuto B.
very expensive for what it was! Pretty good pho!
Posted 2 years ago by Izabella G.
Terrible. Food was cold and bland.
Posted 2 years ago by Chelsea E.
I always like the vegetarian spring rolls .. And the salt and pepper lobster .. The salmon also .. They are clean and delivery on time
Posted 2 years ago by haifa m.
Absolutely delicious. Very pleased and will definitely order again.
Posted 2 years ago by Rod A.
Always quick to complain, less to compliment. Given the positive reviews, thought I'd jump on the band wagon too. Ordered a seafood soup and a beef w/ rice dish. Both were lovely and a decent sized portion.
Reasonably priced, good quality, delivery on time. I'll be ordering from here again.
Posted 2 years ago by Steven M.
The food is not 100% authentic but very good still. Rice portion is huge. I decided to come back here the second time after trying other Viet places.
Posted 2 years ago by Katie V.
I have never had Vietnamese food except for the sandwich and I love the sandwiches they make the best ever but as far as the rolls and other dishes here that are rated highly I just did not like them. I do not know if it because I do not like Vietnamese food or if it was how it was cooked. I presume it is my own personal taste which is why I gave it 3 stars.
Posted 2 years ago by Janeen J.
95. Salmon Fish Cooked in a Clay Pot with Caramel Sauce (Ca Kho To)
The amount of salmon is literally the size of my fist in a little pint of sauce. For $14, I honestly think this is not worth it in terms of size and taste. It doesn't even come with any rice or noodles. I thought there was a mistake so I called the restaurant. The person who picked up already guessed that I was going to ask about the size of this item. He explained that salmon alone costs $10/lb and that little pint is almost a pound.
Posted 2 years ago by Eddie L.
Good food and always consistent! Usually delivers before stated time.
Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca C.
The food here was good. Also, i find the price very reasonable.
Posted 2 years ago by Johnny S.
Great food curry was kind of bland oily.
Posted 2 years ago by Axesh P.
best pho on seamless
Posted 2 years ago by Jeff C.
Very good authentic pho; Love the broth. Fast service and delivery.
Posted 2 years ago by Eunice S.
Posted 2 years ago by Ben Y.
Best Vietnamese food on the planet!!! You won't find better more authentic Vietnamese food in Manhattan. They are perfect every single time!
Posted 2 years ago by Deidra B.
My go to place for pho. Consistently fast delivery and fresh food.
Posted 2 years ago by Chong C.
Pho is very authentic and loved the shrimp spring rolls. Delivery was prompt.
Posted 2 years ago by Ellaina A.
I always order some version of the Bun and am always satisfied.
Posted 2 years ago by Carla S.
One of my favorite Vietnamese restaurants in the city! The food is outstanding!!! My favorite dishes are the shrimp summer rolls, spring rolls, BBQ pork noodle bowl, and the beef noodle bowl. So much flavor and so fresh! Quick, friendly delivery.
Posted 2 years ago by Holly G.
Took forever for my food to arrive and when it got here, most of the broth from my soup spilled. The delivery guy must have dropped the bag.
Posted 2 years ago by Robert M.
great food and fast delivery. will definitely order again
Posted 2 years ago by Bonnie R.
Always great quality. Love the spring rolls.
Posted 2 years ago by katherine g.
Reliable Vietnamese food and prompt delivery (typically much faster than estimated)!
Posted 2 years ago by Michael A.
How could perfect soup get even better!!!???? Nice and spicy and delicious!! Speedy delivery! Thank you, as always!! Regards, Nisi
Posted 2 years ago by Nisi J.
Love the Pho
Posted 2 years ago by alison g.
My favorite Vietnamese restaurant closed a few years ago after20years. I've been searching for one I like as much ever since ,and this is it. Ordered twice now, and have been very happy. The only complaint I might have is their summer rolls aren't quite up to snuff. But they're still pretty good
Posted 3 years ago by marianne s.
excellent - fresh and yummy! delivery was fast and delivery guy very pleasant. will order again and again :)
Posted 3 years ago by DeAnna G.
great googly moogly they are delicious and wonderful and give you plenty of fixings
Posted 3 years ago by Lauren P.
They are jesus freaking slow
Posted 3 years ago by yanlu d.
Don't Order here!
I fund a roach in my Pho soup!!! :(
Posted 3 years ago by Antje E.
Posted 3 years ago by Justin R.
I was interested in trying Vietnamese cuisine, so I picked out Xe Lua to be my first attempt. I ordered the "House Special Rice Noodle Soup", "Spring Rolls", and "Summer Rolls with Shredded Pork". Everything was delivered in a reasonable amount of time and was at a good temperature upon arrival. The soup was a large container and had a good flavor to it. The only complaint I have is that it was made with tripe. It wasn't a big problem, as you can just not eat it, but I dislike tripe very much. The spring rolls were good, but very light. But, the Summer Rolls were fantastic. I definitely recommend getting them. The only other issue I had was there were a handful of vegetables and sauces and such and I'm not knowledgeable enough to know what veg/sauce goes with which dish. It just would have been nice to know. Overall, if Xe Lua's food is indicative of Vietnamese food, it's nothing to rave about so far, but it certainly wasn't bad. If the mood for Vietnamese cuisine strikes me again, I would order from Xe Lua, but also wouldn't hesitate to try another place in comparison.
Posted 3 years ago by Donald G.
Soup was good but it took 85 mins. I waited up to 70 mins because that was the suggested waiting time, although 70 mins for Asian food is way toooooo long. But 85? Come on...Also the noodle wasn't good. Everything got stuck together even after I put the noodle into the soup. The soup wasn't warm enough.
Posted 3 years ago by Miku T.
Posted 3 years ago by Peter F.
Fast and good. Wouldn't suggest getting pho to-go though as that gets messy to eat.
Posted 3 years ago by lili w.
Their Pho is delicious
Posted 3 years ago by rula l.
I have only had the house special pho -- but it was wonderful. Good broth, ingredients (including the noodles) packed separately, lots of lime. I believe it cured my cold.
Posted 3 years ago by Elizabeth S.
Very tasty and vegetarian friendly dishes. Also asked for low sodium and low fat and it was done just right!
Posted 3 years ago by marya t.
Was craving pho and this place did not disappoint. Will definitely order from here again.
Posted 3 years ago by Valeri F.
Always an excellent and delicious meal. Reliable source of Viet food from Chinatown. Delivered in a timely manner.
Posted 3 years ago by Cassie X.
Good food and fast delivery to Battery Park City despite the distance.
Posted 3 years ago by Michiko A.
Delicious food and fast delivery
Posted 3 years ago by Victor T.
Food's all right. But takes FOR-EFFING-EVER to arrive. You can get just as good Vietnamese from faster places.
Posted 3 years ago by Robert S.
As someone who's eaten at some of the reported best Vietnamese restaurants in the area, Xe Lua is one of them. And for Delivery (fast, still hot, good portions, consistency) it is the best choice for classic Vietnamese food. Will order again whenever I want some great Pho.
Posted 3 years ago by Hin Hon W.
- decent food but portion sizes were a little disappointing
- they forgot my friend's coke even though they charged for it
- delivery times met expectations
Posted 3 years ago by franky z.
Delicious pho! Great spring rolls too.
Posted 3 years ago by Lisa B.
Rice and noodle dishes are both great. Food is packed well.
Posted 3 years ago by Lai Kwan W.
the real deal. I quite enjoy putting together my own summer rolls! and the veggie spring rolls with mint and lettuce are my favorite! Their food is done perfectly, the hollow vegetables not overcooked (still GREEN like they should be, not grey and overcooked!) and deliciously garlicky.
Posted 3 years ago by Carol T.
The house special pho is a favorite of my coworkers and I on a cold day. The bun w/ pork chop & spring rolls on top is another favorite of mine, along with the shrimp summer rolls. I've eaten there several times before and loved it, so I am happy they are on seamless when I can't make it over there. Best time to order for lunch is right before noon to assure a quicker delivery.
Posted 3 years ago by Amie H.
Was delivered extremely quickly, which was a plus. The lettuce that came with my meal was unwashed (actual clumps of visible dirt on the leaves), and there was grit in some of the food. Very disappointed as everything smelled amazing.
Posted 3 years ago by Megan K.
Consistently the best delivery in lower Manhattan. UNTIL they sent the wrong order and then sent replacement veggie fried rice that had pieces of pork in it.
Posted 3 years ago by Benjamin B.
some stuff's good, some not as..
Posted 3 years ago by rebecca a.
I've never written a Seamless review before, but I felt compelled to put in a good word for these guys. Me and my girlfriend absolutely love this place. Speed of delivery, food quality, service, and consistency are incredible. Plus, the manager is a super nice guy.
Posted 3 years ago by Chris R.
The most authentic vietnamese restaurant I have found so far (since the days of Cyclo on first avenue). The nuoc mam sauce for one thing (the one that you dip Cha Gios in), is like it should be, and that 's rare nowadays. If you like Pho, try the Pho Tai. It's plentiful and very good. My only complaint is with the lettuce to wrap Cha Gios in, it's not always good looking.
Note: we only get delivery, we never go there.
Posted 3 years ago by Francois L.
This place is the worst place on seamless. DO NOT ORDER FROM THEM!!! THEY WILL RIP YOU OFF!!!
Posted 3 years ago by Kevin W.
LOVE Xe Lau. Consistently good and the same, very nice and fresh Vietnamese at great prices.
Posted 3 years ago by manda y.
I continue to order from this place on a regular basis. Their pho is very good and the mi ga curry with egg noodles is fantastic. I crave it. I wish they would add broccoli to it like they do with the pho, and I'm not fond of the pieces of chicken that are on the bone that it comes with (I'd prefer chicken that comes with the pho) but the flavor is fantastic. Summer and spring roles are good too. Typically a fast delivery. Reliably good.
Posted 3 years ago by Zoe D.
Ordered #35 (Pork, steamed egg, shredded pork & rice). Usually with two pieces of pork, today it came with one sad piece, here: http://i.imgur.com/LTHV1Yg.jpg sliced in half (clever?). Called to complain, they tried to justify the smaller portion since it comes with extras (egg and shredded pork). Ignoring that I've had it several times before, and that it costs more than the other pork rice dishes, I'd prefer they'd just admit to reducing portion size. I'd dislike that, but understand. This place used to stand out for customer service, now it's just like any other cheap place, except not really cheap in price.
Posted 3 years ago by Justin L.
order beef cubes on rice. 10-15% of the ricebox was beef, didnt even have sauce on the cubes. DO NOT TRY!
Posted 3 years ago by Kai C.
I usually tip this place a lot more because I LOVE this place so much. The delivery man is this really nice cute older Asian man he's awesome! Ive never had any complains every thing on the menu is delicious and its always on time. I can safely say that I would be willing to randomly pick any entree in their menu and bet my money that I would like it. Order from this place, its the best!
Posted 3 years ago by Omar M.
Service absolutely terrible
Posted 3 years ago by Maurice G.
Bad in every way, shape and form. Virtually no flavor. Poor quality meat and no Vietnamese flavors coming through at all. Will not be ordering from them again,
Posted 3 years ago by Chris M.
Fresh, tasty and quick. Better descriptions on each dish would help, plus more meat, less bones and skin in the chicken dishes
Posted 3 years ago by Sam C.
Low quality meat
Posted 3 years ago by Amar L.
Love this place. Food is fresh and delicious. Delivery is always fast.
Posted 3 years ago by Mette W.
Delicious bite food at true Chinatown prices. I love this place and order it almost every week. The pho soup is excellent and their spring rolls are totally addictive! Highly recommend!! I'm still exploring the rest of the menu but so far I have nothing but great things to say. Delivery is also super quick so make sure you're home to receive the food!
Posted 3 years ago by Jessica L.
Great food. Fast delivery if avoid rush hours
Posted 3 years ago by Anna S.
It takes them a little longer, but the food is entirely worth it. The roasted quail makes everyone in my office come over and wondering what the delicious scent it, matched only by its taste
Posted 3 years ago by katharine s.
food came quickly (ordered on a sunday at 7pm), pho was delicious, papaya salad and spring rolls were fine. cheap!
Posted 3 years ago by jasmine m.
We ordered the Tofu+ asparagus, Chicken with yellow curry, and grilled shrimp. All came reasonably quickly, was tasty and good quantity for the price
Posted 3 years ago by Jerry M.
great vietnamese food! they deliver quickly, and the portions are generous. the only thing is that entrees don't come with rice, which is rare for asian food. but i love their stuff so much that i'm willing to spring for the $3 organic brown rice.
Posted 3 years ago by PENNEY V.
Posted 3 years ago by Margaret Z.
We love this place! The delivery is always very timely considering they have quite a far walk from Chinatown to Wall St! Our office loves this place and we order on a weekly basis! Great PHO!
Posted 3 years ago by Nan H.
Good place, fast delivery, fresh food.
Posted 3 years ago by Michailas Z.
authentic, healthy, delicious, reasonably price and fast delivery. best Vietnamese around
Posted 3 years ago by Julia J.
Delicious vietnamese - won out over my fave v-nam a couple times. Fantastic soups but if you're not into tripe be wary of the house dishes. The cat got really lucky those nights. Just pick ones with the specific meat listed.
Posted 3 years ago by Lilly c.
Consistent, solid Vietnamese food. Customer service is the best of any comparable restaurant I've tried in my 6 years in manhattan/brooklyn. I've only used delivery, not been to the restaurant.
Posted 3 years ago by Dan L.
Xe Lua is one of my favorites! They are always fresh,consistent, a good value, and delicious!
Posted 3 years ago by Rose S.
Fast, delicious, ample portions!
Posted 3 years ago by UM b.
Delicious and very fast delivery.
Posted 3 years ago by Noe L.
Food has great flavor with high quality ingredients. Fast delivery for us (near WTC). All my interactions with their staff have been very friendly as well - that's a pretty rare commodity in this area. They even called us up to help us pick a better dish based on a request my colleague put into the text box. He was very happy with the suggested dish. Highly recommended!
Posted 3 years ago by Patrick M.
Great pho and bun dishes! Prices are reasonable too.
Posted 3 years ago by Eryhn W.
Best around hands down. Food always on time and always hot.
I've ordered from here many times and have had no complaints.
Posted 3 years ago by Gilberto G.
Posted 3 years ago by Debra J.
Gross, wet, soggy, no
Posted 3 years ago by Colleen w.
Superb! And a great value. We had the house pho, spring rolls, caramel chicken and chicken curry (#76). Took a flyer on the caramel chicken, since it didn't have a description. It was good, sort of a sesame chicken with a sweet glaze. The pho and spring rolls are musts. The curry chicken was the only one we wouldn't order again--it was fine but if you're in the mood for a curry stick to an indian place. Delivery time was fantastic--20 minutes and we're in the far west village, almost to the Hudson River
Posted 3 years ago by Chip B.
If you like Vietnamese food, this is the real deal. Absolutely delicious. I love the Salt and Pepper Shrimp. BBQ Chicken Pho also delicious. They have always delivered pretty quickly, too, even though we are over at Houston and Varick. High minimum order but I always order with someone else at work so that's not a problem.
Posted 3 years ago by Maggie P.
Finally - pho delivered. Yummy and clean with delicious sauces on the side. Delivery was faster than estimated.
Posted 3 years ago by Jillian B.
I've ordered from here 4 or 5 times, and it's always been fresh, tasty and on time. I usually get the Pho, which is among the best I've had in NYC. Fresh, hot and good value. Highly recommended.
Posted 3 years ago by Stephen E.
good food, quick delivery
Posted 3 years ago by Ye Z.
Quite good. Delivery is usually pretty quick as well.
Posted 4 years ago by David Y.
These people are fabulous!!! The food is good and they deliver fast. Also, good value. What more could I ask for?
Posted 4 years ago by Paula C.
I would never have imagined that I could describe a spicy chicken curry as tasteless, however this is what this dish was from Ze Lua restaurant.
We've also ordered Summer Rolls and Soup which were bland as well.
On top of the very bad food they've also forgot to deliver the drinks that we've ordered.
I will not order from this place again.
Posted 4 years ago by Moran D.
They delivered a partially wrong order and the food had absolutely no flavor; completely bland.
Posted 4 years ago by Ashley A.
...but delivery took forever--almost an hour?!!
Posted 4 years ago by Harry A.
Always prompt delivery.
I think they have the best pho broth.
The classic beef broth is so flavorful and richer than other places. Highly recommend the house special pho, BBQ chicken pho, and veggie pho. Also love the nutty broken rice they have! Wish their spring rolls were better, it's not bad just lackluster compared to their pho.
Posted 4 years ago by Tsuchiko M.
Great service. Great food.
Posted 4 years ago by Dian L.
I love this restaurant and order from here at least once a week. Cheap and delicious.
Posted 4 years ago by stacy i.
Best Vietnamese delivery .
Posted 4 years ago by mitchell g.
Previously fabulous, tonight disappointing.
Posted 4 years ago by elizabeth r.
Appetizer was OK but the rest of the food was really bad to my taste.
Posted 4 years ago by Alfonso B.
Pro: Cheap and on time. OK taste
Con: Chicken was not fully cooked.
Posted 4 years ago by Simon B.
Good restaurant, but a minimum order of $18 now? Forget it
Posted 4 years ago by Michael R.
I ordered from Xe Lua three days in a row -- I don't think I've ever done that before. Their Pho is the best I've tasted in NYC.
Posted 4 years ago by Michael H.
Fine at most.
Though my Vietnamese background does spoil my judgment.
21. House Special Rice Noodle Soup (Pho Xe Lura):
Broth was fine. Clean, but not too flavorful. Toppings were a tad skimpy. But it's New York City, I guess..
35. BBQ Pork Chop, Special Steamed Egg Cake, Shredded Pork & Broken Rice (Com Suron Bi Cha)
Solved my craving, but nothing to rave about. Egg cake was flavorful.
6. Summer Rolls with Grilled Pork (Nem Nuong Cuon)
Nothing out of the ordinary here. Just the usual lettuce and rice noodles. The nem nuong was quite plain. I'd pass on this next time.
Posted 4 years ago by Ky L.
we order from here at least twice per week. the pho and the curry beef cubes with broken rice is amazing! their bubble tea (japanese green tea) is great too (perfect fill-in to meet min delivery). =)
Posted 4 years ago by Kristen W.
good quality food, but very expensive for what we got vs. paid. There are many other vietnamese places that give you MUCH better value for money. Would not order from here again.
Posted 4 years ago by james g.
First time ordering from this restaurant, and for a group of 8 people. Our food was delivered in the time frame indicated, and not a single order was incorrect. Also, each takeout container was conveniently numbered, eliminating the guesswork between dishes. Everyone was pleased with their food as well.
Posted 4 years ago by Iris J.
Ordered from here at least 20 times. Excellent food. Always on time. Unbeatable House special pho.
Posted 4 years ago by Yichan W.
Some of the best and most authentic Vietnamese that delivers. The food is fresh, flavorful, hot and moderately priced. I PRE-ordered at noon and our food showed up right on time at 6:45pm. Great service!
Posted 4 years ago by Marijke B.
Spent some time in Vietnam and this place is the most authentic for delivery downtown.
Posted 4 years ago by Abigail S.
Oh, thank you Xe Lua! This was the best Seamless meal I have had since coming to New York a year ago. Their Beef Pho (medium rare) was perfect, very aromatic, delicious broth, tender beef slices, and the broth was delivered hot enough so that the beef actually cooked from rare to medium. They also provide ample amounts of lime, sprouts and sauce, unlike some other places.
And, they were ridiculously fast. Fifteen minutes after we ordered, the delivery guy was already there. This despite the fact that Seamless had indicated a shocking delivery time of 55-70 minutes in the confirmation e-mail. What is up with that? Anyway, I am sure I will reorder from here plenty of times!
Posted 4 years ago by Anne L.
Food was delicious and hot, and delivery was fast...even to Battery Park City. I would definitely order again.
Posted 4 years ago by Meredith L.
Tofu clay pot was delicious. Veitnamese coffee was nothing special.
Posted 4 years ago by Kevin S.
I ordered on seamless, and then they called to say that they didn't have anything that i ordered. They then said that they would cancel the order on seamless, but i had to call seamless and actually cancel it myself.
Beware when ordering from this place. The service tends to be sloppy and rude.
Posted 4 years ago by Yijing S.
Consistently amazing food. I LOVE their bubble tea!
Posted 4 years ago by Camilla H.
Great food but the minimum is TOO HIGH
Posted 4 years ago by Douglas B.
probably ordered from here 10 times. every time its solid and cheap.
Posted 4 years ago by Albert F.
Very tasty! I wish they delivered to my office. I love simple marinated, grilled beef with herbs and vegetables to wrap it up in, and this place does it very well. The hot and sour soup had dozens of different fungi and root vegetables I couldn't identify, but which were amazing. A little pricey, but definitely worth it.
Posted 4 years ago by Joseph S.
Good Vietnamese. BBQ Pork Shop rice vermicelli is good.
Posted 4 years ago by Nicolas N.
Overall, a disappointment. I will never order the pan fried noodles with beef again The sauce was not good at all-quite bland, though the beef and noodles were perfectly cooked. Meanwhile, the beef fried rice was great, the longan iced tea is a must-have, and the salt + pepper shrimp was perfectly seasoned (just a tad overcooked). Perhaps it was our fault, but the spring rolls unexpectedly had pork, which meant they were tossed to the trash, we don't eat pork. Oh well. We will stick to our usual Vietnamese restaurant.
Posted 4 years ago by Kam S.
Delivery takes forever, but the food is really good. I love #25 (pho with well done beef strips) and #2 (spring rolls). The rice plates are mostly decent, although portion seems to vary (sometimes mostly consisting of rice). Overall, never disappointing.
Posted 4 years ago by Vania K.
Very fresh !
Posted 4 years ago by Julie C.
cheap + amazing
Posted 4 years ago by Emily S.
Posted 4 years ago by Fabian L.
Great tasting, fresh food and very friendly delivery. This place is fantastic ~ we order this at least once a week for the past year and have never been dissatisfied. Highest recommendation.
Posted 4 years ago by Susan M.
I've been ordering from Xe Lua for a while now and it's been consistently good. They've always been quick and the one time they forgot my drink order they re-sent the delivery guy right away and was very apologetic about it. Today when I ordered they called me to let me know that my order had been dispatched and that it'll arrive in less than 5 mins. Solid and reliable place.
Posted 4 years ago by Lily T.
The food was very tasty. The delivery was on time. Will order again for sure.
Posted 4 years ago by Paul S.
yuck! avoid the pork, especially.
Posted 4 years ago by Heather M.
Pretty good. Would definitely order again.
Posted 4 years ago by Anthony L.
pho broth is pretty good. great for hangovers. the rare beef tends to be chewy, especially when it gets cooked in the hot broth. crispy squid is sometimes too fishy and seems a little expensive for how much you get.
Posted 4 years ago by thomas m.
Don't know where the high rating comes from. The papaya salad tastes nothing like it should and papaya is not ripe. Fresh rolls are full of lettuce and not much else.
Posted 4 years ago by Irena C.
the pho broth is pretty good, especially when you're hung over the next day, but the beef isn't the best quality and can be rubbery. also, lately, i feel like the portions are getting skimpier. the delivery is pretty fast, even from chinatown to battery park.
Posted 5 years ago by jennifer s.
so hard to come across non-greasy food in the FiDI..and this was fantastic. tofu with lemongrass was great, super tasty and spicy. summer rolls were fresh. i'll be back for more from this place soon.
Posted 5 years ago by Jami S.
Great prices, chicken curry was delicious
Posted 5 years ago by Max B.
Very authentic and excellent food. Great price too, which doesn't matter too much with the company picking it up but you sure can get a lot for $25.00.
Posted 5 years ago by Minh N.
Wouldn't order from here again. Pho Grand is way better.
Posted 5 years ago by Ruchika M.
Pretty good Vietnamese delivery. Had the Bun Xe Lua which was good, but my enjoyment was overshadowed by the realization that Viet Cafe around the corner does the same dish with much more refinement for about a buck more.. First time having salted lemonade- Wasn't crazy about it. Everything showed up promptly on a rainy midday, smack in the middle of a work week. Bravo.
Posted 5 years ago by brian w.
Our favorite restaurant!!
Posted 5 years ago by Lucas V.
I honestly don't know how this place has so many stars. The food is downright gross and I've had vietnamese food before.
Posted 5 years ago by Anna S.
best place to get pho on seamless
Posted 5 years ago by Aaron T.
the Chicken Curry Soup & Papaya Shrimp Salad are amazing!
Posted 5 years ago by Christopher B.
my favorite Pho broth in all of NYC. they use anise and never skimp on the veggies (ie. bean sprouts, lime, jalepeno--- note, other resto's don't include that, basil and a few other extras). the other stuff like Bun (vermicelli bowls) aren't amazing... but it's still worth ordering!
Posted 5 years ago by Julie T.
food is tasty and delivery is fast. house special fried rice!!! and house special rice noodle, beef cube over rice, papaya shrimp salad...all good
Posted 5 years ago by Kami J.
Didn't bother to ring the doorbell and then called to tell me they couldn't deliver! Manager was rude and couldn't understand why he should credit my account for an order they didn't deliver.
Posted 5 years ago by Eileen C.
Posted 5 years ago by Olga M.
Fresh non greasy.Excellent value for cost. Very authentic. Best Vietnamese on Seamless Web options.
Posted 5 years ago by Alexandra M.
I had the BBQ pork chop w/ Special Steamed Egg Cake, Shredded Pork & Broken Rice - it was to die for. And the Rainbow Iced Cold Drink is really fun for bubble tea enthusiasts. :-)
Posted 5 years ago by Sabrina V.
Pretty sure my chicken was undercooked. Portions big. Nothing special....have a feeling I should have ordered something more typical. Bun or Pho instead of this other elaborate dish.
Posted 5 years ago by Ms J.
awesome spring rolls!
Posted 5 years ago by Joseph G.
I recently moved downtown and have been looking for some fresh takeout food options. I've been disappointed so far until now!
The food from here was very fresh and tasty (and surprisingly affordable given the quality!). The Pho comes with separate containers for broth, cooked items, and fresh items (mung bean sprouts, basil, jalapeno, lime), which is very smart. The summer rolls themselves were just right, except they could use a more fresh/flavorful dipping sauce, then they would be amazing (hint for the restaurant).
I'm giving it 5 stars because this is by far the best take-out option I've found in the neighborhood so far. (But if I find better, this would probably become a 4-4.5).
Posted 5 years ago by Jordi C.
I love this place. The food is always fresh and very fast. I tried this place yesterday and order again today. I plan on ordering tomorrow, that is how good this food is at this place. LOVE IT, LOVE IT!.. Great Job Xe Lau
Posted 5 years ago by Alisande G.
LOVE THE VEGGIE PHO!
Posted 5 years ago by Wicky M.
yummy yumm yummmeeeyy yumm yumm :)
delicious, healthy and very quick delivery service
Posted 5 years ago by Ariadna O.
Food is great. But please package the pho bo noodle soup in a plastic container not paper carton. It was messy trying to eat this in the office.
Posted 5 years ago by Jennie C.
This place is fantastic. The Pho is where it's at!
Posted 5 years ago by Madison B.
i ordered the spring rolls which were just lumps of pork, no other contents. i also had the vietnamese crepes which were also just lumps of pork. all in all, i really didn't like the food.
Posted 5 years ago by Robin W.
This restaurant is a little inconsistent and they recently raised prices. However, lately, the food has gotten a lot better than when I first ordered. I usually order the well done beef pho and noticed that the pho broth is a lot better than before - much more authentic than Pho Viet Huong. I also liked the Rainbow Iced Cold Drink and the spring rolls were quite interesting. Sometimes, I actually get a craving for their beef pho, which means that they're doing quite a good job.
Posted 5 years ago by Jessica C.
Great Pho Bo
Posted 5 years ago by Bryan P.
summer rolls, must try! pho noodles, delicious!
Posted 5 years ago by Yi Z.
This is my favorite vietnamese restaurant in nyc, it only took them 15 minutes to deliver and the quality is always wonderful!
Posted 5 years ago by kyle b.
Great portions and prices, haven't gotten my order wrong, prompt delivery (given their distance away from my office), and the phos and buns and spring/summer rolls I've had are all very tasty. Love this place!
Posted 5 years ago by ANDREA F.
Pretty good Pho. Needs to come with more cilantro, sprouts, basil, jalapenos, etc.
Maybe try offering medium beef with rare as well.
Posted 5 years ago by Tobin H.
great, clean food. followed all my special requests. timely and friendly delivery. thanks.
Posted 5 years ago by elizabeth k.
Posted 5 years ago by Rebecca F.
The grilled pork summer roll was delicious, and the bun was so much I couldn't finish! I wish they offered bun cha, but Xe Lua is definitely a good choice
Posted 5 years ago by Chad L.
Super fast delivery, fresh. delicious.
Posted 5 years ago by Elizabeth M.
Terrible. Took almost 2 hours for my food to arrive.
Posted 5 years ago by Victoria C.
Just ok.....portions were good but definitely had better noodle soups. Beef cubes and pork chops were good. The other mains could use more work.
Posted 5 years ago by John W.
They're normally great (and the summer rolls were tasty), but tonight they delivered me a large chicken with chili lemongrass sauce dish with no accompanying rice... disappointing and impractical.
Posted 5 years ago by Vivek B.
Pretty Good food, specially the Pork chop over rice, or beef over rice, best dishes! I tried the Chicken Curry but wasnt too thrilled ,it was just greasy curry.
Posted 5 years ago by Gerald L.
Decent food, but portions are small compared to other Vietnamese restaurants in the area, especially when considering the price.
Posted 5 years ago by Gus G.
amazing! the ONLY real vietnamese restaurant in new york!
Posted 5 years ago by Isaac P.
Really good Pho. Beef comes uncooked (that's a good thing), broth is steaming hot, plenty of bean spouts and extras, Viet Iced Coffee is boss and the delivery is reasonably quick. Order from this place if you like Pho
Posted 6 years ago by Philip C.
Please have the delivery man deliver the food to destination and then call. We do not want to spend time waiting at the lobby for the delivery man to come.
Posted 6 years ago by Eunice C.
Close to my own mom's cooking
Posted 6 years ago by Leven W.
The raised their delivery charge above my expense account allowance, sadly I will not be able to order from here any longer. Food is good.
Posted 6 years ago by Jasmine M.
Beef cube on fried rice was excellent, will order again.
Posted 6 years ago by Saring C.
The pho is excellent and I love that they bring extra hot sauce. The green papaya salad is a little bland - too much lemon juice and not enough fish sauce in the dressing and cut a little too finely (more than most places). Very prompt delivery but sometimes they forget things...
Posted 6 years ago by Mary R.
spring rolls were cooked in a bitter oil, which means it was old and is not being changed often enough. The rest was good.
Posted 6 years ago by ksenia t.
Food was great, delivery was a bit slow.
Posted 6 years ago by Jonathan P.
very good pho
Posted 6 years ago by Carol J.
The chicken curry is So good as are the summer spring rolls. Fast and efficient service too!
Posted 6 years ago by Julie K.
The pork and the shrimp vermicelli noodle bowls are yum. The flavour of the pork and shrimp is delicious. Speedy delivery. Highly recommended if you are looking for a good vietnamese place
Posted 6 years ago by Angus M.
Solid pho and springrolls. Great bun dishes also.
Posted 6 years ago by sophia p.
Got the wrong order. When I called them about it, the manager promptly apologized and sent out the right order and told us to keep the first one as well. To top it off, the food was really tasty.
Delicious food, great service, very satisfied.
Posted 6 years ago by ANANTHA K.
Service was a little off. No confirmation email, so I had to call the restaurant, obviating the best part about Seamless Web (in other words, could have just called and ordered directly). Delivery person had wrong address, called and was very courteous but lost. Food was extremely bland and watery. Would not order from this place again.
Posted 6 years ago by Noah C.
Love ordering from here. The best Nuoc Cham (Vinegar Fish Sauce) I've tried in the city. I'm from the south so I like my Nuoc Cham sweeter, but this still has a good punch. Always quick and efficient.
Posted 6 years ago by Jonathan T.
To be fair, the food I ordered was tasty, not amazing but good, typical Vietnamese - but charging $10-12 bucks for dishes and not including rice? Shame on you! $2 extra for rice when almost every other similar restaurant in NYC includes rice with the dishes... At least let people know ahead of time, it's the least you can do if you're going charge extra for rice, and the size of the portions are small. I know the economy is not good but rice is inexpensive, make your customers happy and include it!
Posted 6 years ago by John S.
Tom Yum Soup with vegetables was absolutely awful. The rest of the food I ordered was ok.
Posted 6 years ago by Angie K.
My order and co-workers came with no utensil and no fish source for the side order
Posted 6 years ago by Dat T.
It was satisfying. Food delivered quick, and hot. Had the strawberry smoothie as well, which was delicious.
Posted 6 years ago by Elizabeth B.
The food is not bad.
Posted 6 years ago by Stephanie H.
Absolutely horrible. Chicken was completely raw, shrimp were not deveined, and we waited over an hour for delivery.
Posted 6 years ago by Silvia G.
They promised 40 minutes and delivered in 10! Almost as good as eating there.
Posted 7 years ago by Art C.
overpriced & mediocre
Posted 7 years ago by Zachary B.
The Pho was not good AT ALL and the delivery guy was VERY rude. Never ordering from here again.
Posted 7 years ago by Frank S.
No rice was delivered.
Posted 7 years ago by Mark F.
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