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Rene's Saigon

Rizal Ave. Extension, Bancao Bancao, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
+63 48 433 5255
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef stew” (7 reviews)
“bread” (20 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese
Rizal Ave. Extension, Bancao Bancao, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in a hotel in the area and we found this place that was within short walk distance. Quick dinner, not amazing spring rolls, good beef noodles. Beer is cold so thats a good point!

Thank Miguel P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

-Small plate, but big prices (3 chicken bones without much meat) -noodle soup was ok, but nothing special -typical Vietnamese coffee was delicious

Thank leonhedwig
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Just a tricycle away from the airport, you can have a taste of their delicious Chaolong and other viet inspired food and cuisines.

Thank Remy C
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I live in Puerto Princesa, and this is one of my favorite restaurants for Chaolong and coffee and Vietnamese iced tea! The Chaolong comes with fresh herbs on the side and I always get the home made butter and garlic toasted french bread with it...More

Thank webdiva888
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely staff and great tasty food ! 10/10. I had cabbage soup and it was full of flavour , owner was a lovely man and made us feel welcome Thank you

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

This is a must go restaurant when you visit this rustic town. This is billed as a restaurant that serves Vietnamese cuisine. It is not very often that you have a Vietnamese actually concocts these goodies. Rene, the owner, whipped up some "mean" dishes. The...More

Thank nikonos3
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I've never been to Vietnam but it feels like i've been there with every dish. Their spring roll is one of my favorites.

1  Thank Sandra Guia M
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I love Vietnam's pho noodles, the best food I tried in Saigon was their Pho noodles and it is amazing that Rene;s Saigon almost has it.

1  Thank CheParacuelles
Reviewed 5 November 2016

It was actually my first time to go to Puerto Princesa and I was really craving for Vietnamese food; aside from the chaolong of course. Man, the fresh spring rolls are so good, and the homebaked French bread is superb! I will definitely go back...More

1  Thank ana g
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Must try! Great tasting & very affordable food! And Rene is really friendly! Very accessible (a few minutes from the airport).

Thank Stevie L
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Carlos M
Por favor alguien podría decirme qué precios tiene este restaurante por un plato normal?
7 January 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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Open Hours
09:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rizal Ave. Extension, Bancao Bancao, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Mimaropa  >  Palawan Province  >  Palawan Island  >  Puerto Princesa
  • Phone Number: +63 48 433 5255
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