We don’t know what the question is, but noodles and broth is almost definitely the answer.
October 4, 2022
The Vietnamese sandwich is a crowdpleaser. Here are London’s best.
January 17, 2023
From revitalising phở to grilled meats and all manner of fish-fragant sauces.
September 26, 2023
We enjoy Union Viet Cafe for its useful location (between Borough and Southwark stations), satisfying Vietnamese food, and family-feel.
September 20, 2023
The bánh mì, at cupboard-sized Vietnamese spot Banh Mi Leo near Greenwich station, are worth missing your train for.
September 4, 2023
Elephant and Castle
Hoa Phuong is a tiny cash-only Vietnamese spot in Elephant and Castle. If you catch it when it's open, you have to go in. No ifs, no buts, just get some noodle soup.
June 14, 2023
Eat Vietnam is a superb neighbourhood Vietnamese restaurant in Deptford offering specialities off the grill, phở, bún, and more for big groups and big appetites.
April 3, 2023
The warm glow emanating from Vietnamese restaurant Cafe Mama Pho is a beacon along the bleak stretch between Deptford and Surrey Quays.
A Vietnamese meal at Deptford's Viet Alley brings our blood pressure down and the bún bò huê has us gazing into the glistening broth like Narcissus.
Pho Viet 101 is a cheap and cheerful Vietnamese spot in Stoke Newington, perfect for an in-and-out meal.
March 21, 2023
Swing by An's, a small but excellently stocked shop in Upper Holloway, for a delicious freshly made bánh mì.
Banh Mi Aha! is a superb little Vietnamese lunch spot in Bloomsbury making delicious phở, bún bowls, and things on rice—but their bánh mì should be your first order.
January 13, 2023
Caphe House is a bustling Vietnamese cafe in Bermondsey, serving huge bowls of comforting phở and spicy bún huế.
September 1, 2022
Ant House is a casual Vietnamese restaurant on the edge of Shoreditch making crusty and delicious bánh mì as well a pho, sizzling plates, and more.
August 22, 2022
Hai Cafe is a tiny Vietnamese restaurant in Clapton serving delicious bánh mì, phở, curries, and more that are perfect for takeaway or a low-key meal.
August 19, 2022
Hoa Sen feels like a neighbourhood Vietnamese restaurant but it is smack bang in the middle of Covent Garden.
August 5, 2022
BúnBúnBún is phở mile’s no-brainer Vietnamese option whether you’re near Hoxton or Dalston. The vermicelli noodle salads are a must, but don't ignore their grilled meats.
July 28, 2022
Viet Café is a reliable Vietnamese lunchtime destination making nourishing curries with rice, bánh mì, and bun vermicelli noodle salads.
July 1, 2022
You should 100% be getting a pork-filled sandwich from Bánh Mì Hội-An. In fact, you probably want two.
January 14, 2022
Dalston's Sông Quê makes some of the best Vietnamese food in London. Stop by for a casual group dinner or a quick bowl of pho.
Keu’s shop in the Square Mile has the same excellent Vietnamese banh mi and rice boxes as the Shoreditch original. It’s perfect for lunch.
Phat Phuc is a casual and affordable pan-Asian noodle bar in Chelsea, doing everything from laksa to pho.
Just off of Oxford Street, this spot is just as perfect for an affordable group meal as it is for a solo bowl of udon.
City Càphê is a Vietnamese lunch spot in the City, close to Bank station, with tasty noodles and summer rolls. The queue at lunch moves quickly.
Viet Grill is a fun place for solid Vietnamese food in Shoreditch. Come for a group dinner before a night out.