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Mekong River

625 Island Hwy E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1T5, Canada
+1 250-586-8000
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spring rolls” (25 reviews)
“chow mein” (19 reviews)
“ginger chicken” (11 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
625 Island Hwy E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1T5, Canada
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Reviewed 8 September 2011

Although the Mekong River is an excellent addition to the ethnic food available in the Oceanside area, I am always cautious when I recommend it to others. The quality is always excellent and fresh. The food offers authentic flavours with good presentations. We have been...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank chilihead9
Reviewed 1 September 2011

We were visiting the area as tourists and came here for lunch after a long morning of hiking. We eat at a number of great Vietnamese restaurants back home and were looking for a place with good/authentic food. The food at Mekong River was great...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank MellyM
Reviewed 2 August 2011

By far this is the best Vietnamese restaurant in the Parksville area. Food was excellent, beautifully prepared and very authentic. A family run restaurant that focuses on quality, freshness and friendly services. The menu offers many choices and priced reasonably. The friendly atmosphere and cozy...More

Date of visit: July 2011
Thank FamilyGuyBC
Reviewed 2 August 2011

Mekong River has been open for several months now, and recently began opening for lunch. It has quickly become our favourite local restaurant. The food is of excellent quality and presentation, and the chef has even suggested some enhancements for us to try, like adding...More

Date of visit: July 2011
Thank Jimmy_Two_Socks
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Donn T
2 February 2018|
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Response from Sharon863 | Reviewed this property |
I often have a plate that has rice noodles, spring rolls and chicken. It comes with a light slightly sweet dipping sauce. Food is very authentic Vietnamese. My partner has a dish with crispy noodles. Mine is GF. They also... More
10 September 2016|
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Response from Thien P | Property representative |
No there isn't a buffet and we are all booth so the max is 7 but we can seat you at 2 booth side by side
22 April 2016|
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Response from Daywalca B | Reviewed this property |
They do not deliver based on the flyer I took away in 2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 625 Island Hwy E, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1T5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-586-8000
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