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Saigon Taste

17 Majoribanks Street | Mount Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 6866
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (24 reviews)
“spring rolls” (9 reviews)
“beef” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
17 Majoribanks Street | Mount Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

everything is just perfect, the atmosphere was calm, the waiter were kind to us, the food tasty. i do recommend this place

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been traveling through New Zealand and Australia and was missing Vietnamese food. Searched on TA and we found this place, and I am so glad we did. The food was really good. We ordered the fresh spring rolls with prawns, the bun bo hue,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ThamHTH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good and reasonably priced food but not the best Vietnamese I've had in NZ. Of four starters and four mains chosen, the seafood spring rolls was the best. We preferred the starters above the mains. I think 3.5 would be the right rating.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank seadragon99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little off the main Street, This cosy restaurant serves up some home cooked dishes. We enjoyed the noodle salad with pork and spring roll - 7/10. Fried spring roll is yummy too 7/0. Summer roll with prawn 8/10. Rice served with lemongrass chicken is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Yeannie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had been looking forward to a good pho when I visited Wellington but was first disappointed when I was greeted but the lady who made me feel unwelcome as though I was an intruder. The second disappointment was when I was charged more then...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LifetimeJourneys
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We are here regularly and always great authentic Vietnamese cuisine. Staff and owner provide friendly and attentive service and make you feel welcome every time.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Compass16607585050
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Great little place to head for a quick bite to eat. Quick, very reasonably priced and really delicious food. One of the best Pho’s in town. Highly recommend

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GoPlaces25897925727
Reviewed 7 November 2018

With the explosion of Vietnamese restaurants in Wellington, I think it's important to recognise this excellent cafe/restaurant that has been serving excellent Vietnamese food for several years. The staff is always friendly and knowledgeable about the menu. All of the dishes we have had have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Road37878243614
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Yummy food. Great value for money. I had chicken noodle soup, it was lovely, would definitely have again and go here again. Very nice friendly staff also. Neat laid back Wellington place to eat. The food we chose was light and healthy. Thanks, Saigon Taste.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 1 November 2018

The food here is fantastic! The wonton pork noodle soup is the best I have found in Wellington and I find it hard not to order this every time I visit. My other favourites are number 37 (bun cha), beef pho and the lamb curry...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Majoribanks Street | Mount Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-801 6866
  • E-mail
Hung & Nga are delighted to welcome you to Saigon Taste. We have chosen for Saigon Taste the most popular dishes in Saigon. Each dish is a common Vietnamese meal either for breakfast, lunch or dinner. You will be familiar with Vietnamese herbs such as: mint, basil, coriander, lemongrass, ginger all common in our food. Saigon is Vietnam's centre of businesses and developments. And food in Saigon is a combination of foods from throughout Vietnam. We hope that you enjoy the Taste of Saigon as much as we do.
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