We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mien Tay

180 Lavender Hill, London SW11 5TQ, England
+44 20 7350 0721
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pho” (38 reviews)
“quail” (22 reviews)
“spring rolls” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
180 Lavender Hill, London SW11 5TQ, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (273)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 264 reviews

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
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,080 hotels in London
Travelodge London Clapham Junction Hotel
501 reviews
.35 km away
Premier Inn London Clapham Hotel
226 reviews
.95 km away
Travelodge London Battersea
49 reviews
1.19 km away
Rafayel on the Left Bank - Hotel & Spa
2,126 reviews
1.20 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Donna Margherita Ristorante & Pizzeria
725 reviews
.22 km away
Jack's at the Junction
332 reviews
.25 km away
The Lavender Restaurant
238 reviews
.26 km away
Cafe Parisienne
185 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Handmade Mysteries - Lady Chastity's Reserve
528 reviews
.04 km away
Sugar Cane
142 reviews
.03 km away
BrewDog Clapham Junction
44 reviews
.38 km away
Be At One Battersea Rise
27 reviews
.49 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mien Tay staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing