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Saigon Maxim Vietnamese Cuisine

308-8338 18 St SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 4E4, Canada
+1 587-353-0033
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pho” (10 reviews)
“lobster” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
308-8338 18 St SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 4E4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While not the best pho I've tried, it is much better than any other in SE quadrant and it is also among the cheapest. The portions are big enough for two people, so if you're not too hungry, ask for two smaller bowls and a...More

Thank Deni H
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We ordered fried wontons for an appetizer and they were nice, crisp and tasty. On the advice of our server and knowing that portions sizes are very generous, we shared their #71 which was simply delicious!! It was a variety of fresh vegetables, meats and...More

Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed 7 January 2018

This restaurant was recommended to me by a Vietnamese friend, and while there is a Vietnamese restaurant on every corner in Calgary, this place is SO RIDICULOUSLY GOOD, and stands apart from the rest. The service is wonderful, the ingredients are so fresh, and the...More

Thank kbwilson_21
Reviewed 4 January 2018

we come here often for the soup. Excellent. The restaurant is usually busy. A testament to the quality of food and service.

Thank Danny L
Reviewed 6 December 2017

A friend and I were here for lunch and really impressed with not only the food but the service. The restaurant was packed but it really is well run. The portions are more than enough and on our next visit will probably cut back to...More

Thank awayIgo2travel
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Number 35 is amazing and my wife hates Vietnamese food but I got her to try this dish and now she orders it even when I'm out of town. Order for pick up and it's ready in 10 minutes.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Had dinner here last night - moderately busy. Service was efficient although not personal in any way. Food was good with very large portions. The spring rolls and dumplings were absolutely excellent and my husband enjoyed his stir fry on crispy noodle. He said the...More

Thank Mae B
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The lobster satay is the best, as well as the lobster curry soup! Worth the drive to Riverbend. I haven't tried anything else from the menu because this soup is so good. Portions are so big.

Thank Bruce T
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is now officially my favourite Vietnamese food restaurant. The staff are charming and excellent; the food is delicious and the restaurant is so very clean. I ordered the #36, and the portions were huge. Highly, HIGHLY, recommend this hidden gem in SouthEast Calgary.

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Best pho around! I love coming here for lunch and dinner. Good food and service every time. Good specials too.

Thank Upward S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308-8338 18 St SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 4E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 587-353-0033
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