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Mekong Vietnamese Restaurant

Shop 25, Yorktown Square, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“pork” (10 reviews)
“king prawns” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Shop 25, Yorktown Square, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It had to happen. After nearly 5 weeks in Australia we suffered a very poor meal. My soft shell crab was 75%+ batter of which 50% was not cooked. Truly terrible. My wife had some pork concoction in a coconut and peanut sauce. Peanuts the...More

Thank kenbpfell
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Quiet little restaurant in Yorktown Square. Happy with all the dishes we ordered. It is a BYO but also has a licensed bar.

Thank Trixie70
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Food not to standard, very basic. Funny menu against chef special on the blackboard. Not recommend truly even though simply just a rice noodle in soup.

Thank Rosanna2516
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We visited on Tuesday night as few other places were open. The meal we had was Very ordinary. We had the soft shell crab ... Good if you like crab with your deep fried dough. The King prawns were more medium sized and the sauce...More

Thank Sasha M
Reviewed 24 December 2017

We had dinner here with my husband, sister and brother in law. We all enjoyed our meals and drinks. The wait staff were friendly albeit a wee slow, however it was a busy evening so this was understandable. Try the chicken curry - yummy!

Thank 87Fran87
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Vietnamese? Not even a bit! Entrees of tiny prawn sticks & 'spring rolls' like deep fried wood. Fresh asian greens? None! Mains swimming in thick amorphous goop made of cornflour & stock. Never again.

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We orders pho with beef. I love the soup very much. the spring rolls is just average, bit pricey 15.50 for a Pho(rice noddle soup)

Thank Taiwan t
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Menu had enough choices, but the food was a little bland, I was hoping for lots of spice and flavor but it was quite dull. I probably wouldn't go there again unfortunately. And no Cider!! :(

Thank sjmckenzie3
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with a taste of Vietnam theme. The menu was limited, but they had pho which I ordered. Good serving, fragrant taste and not bad at all. Other menu items seemed expensive and not sure whether Vietnamese per se? Service was provided without a...More

Thank The_Chameleon_Critic
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This was a very busy Restaurant. Speaks for itself. The salt and pepper pork was fantastic. Highly recommend.

Thank h h
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13 August 2016|
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Response from Lisa C | Reviewed this property |
More expensive than I am used to paying for Vietnamese about $20 main
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 25, Yorktown Square, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
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