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Mien Tay

180 Lavender Hill, London SW11 5TQ, England
+44 20 7350 0721
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“spring rolls” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
180 Lavender Hill, London SW11 5TQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Are you looking for authentic Vietnamese food around Clapham and Battersea? Then pay Mien Tay a visit. The food is really tasty, service is friendly and quick. The place is usually packed, so allow some extra time (which you might use to withdraw cash from...More

Thank Timothy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spend alone £50 plus nice tips for the service all the time when I coming, and the boss talk to me with rudeness and send me in the street when I just ask a table for one person after 25 minutes waiting... The food...More

Thank Bruno B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The dishes were consistently good and the service was consistently unfriendly and slow. However, I enjoyed the meal which was good value. No cards allowed for payment. Absolutely packed and was a small wait to get a table. Would return.

Thank Crazy_Jim_83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average food. Staff were extremely unfriendly and didn’t make us feel welcome. No cards accepted, cash only.

Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Whilst the food was very good, we had a terrible experience because we were accused of giving them £10 less than we had. We contested but they did not listen or allow us to look at the CCTV records. (We believe the waiter who took...More

1  Thank lukebolt1989
Reviewed 20 February 2018

A great selection of truly authentic, no fuss, Vietnamese food. Its always busy, especially at night- so make a booking in advance and try get a table on the street level. The basement can be a bit dark. The service is quick and in terms...More

Thank Muneezay J
Reviewed 7 February 2018

When we arrived the restaurant was quiet empty. There was good space between the tables and the restaurant soon filled up with a real mix of people. It was a cold day, but the restaurant was warm and cosy. There is a clear sign that...More

Thank LCNM19
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Went to this gem of a restaurant this week for the first time. Had a beautiful, HUGE bowl of Beef Pho which was delicious and such a big portion that I couldn't finish it. Excellent value for money, as a meal for 2 with (soft)...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This has been a "Go-To" restaurant to take visitors for many years. Its charm, fresh and innovative food being an oasis amongst London restaurants. Its "Cash Only" policy adding to its charm. Alas on two occasions recently the food has been bland. tasteless "me-too" ---...More

Thank B0ater1
Reviewed 11 January 2018

this restaurant is no fuss no smily service, you get in ..get seated to the table order and then.....the food put a smile on your face. It is very good and you don't care about the unfriendly staff or the fact that you can't pay...More

Thank Cristiano C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Lavender Hill, London SW11 5TQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Clapham / Battersea 
  • Neighbourhood: Clapham / Battersea 
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7350 0721
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