by Dan Cunningham and Holly Bodeker-Smith
Updated September 28th, 2021
From warming pho to fresh, textural salads, Vietnamese is a cuisine that covers a lot of bases. Here are our favourite places to find it.
A suburban Vietnamese joint with a stellar small-batch wine list to match the street-food menu.
Vietnamese classics in the city centre.
Authentic Vietnamese since 2004.
A careful melding of Vietnamese and French cuisine.
Goes beyond the usual cold rolls and stir-fries.
Warm that belly up.
The pho is made to a secret family recipe.
Smaller and slicker than its big sister in Woodville.
All about that fast lunch.
The most stylish place on this list.
Match your meal with lychee mojitos or a lethal vodka, Cointreau and lemon “teapot” for two.
The husband-and-wife duo behind Gondola Gondola plate up a cuisine-crossing menu at this lofty beachside eatery. Expect Vietnamese beef tartare, pho pot pie and Sichuan-Cajun seafood boil, backed by a selection of tropical cocktails.
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