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Xanh Restaurant

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110 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1202 (Villa Street)
+1 650-964-1888
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Mountain View, California
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I've never had their straight-ahead Vietnamese cuisine, I have dined there 3 times (twice with my sweetie, and once with her and my two kids and their SOs) and thoroughly enjoyed it each time (as did we all!). Terrific small plates to share (kudos to their "Vietnamese tacos"), and creative, fun cocktails like saketinis, sake-based other cocktails, plus standard... More 

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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The broad range of Scotch was a surprise (including Cragganmore, which is rarely found), the options for appetizers, main course, and even dessert were imaginative, healthy, and prepared exceptionally well. The service was also quite good, although there were a couple of times when members of our large (9-person) party had items delayed or mistakes made. They were addressed as... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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189 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We slipped into Xanh on a Friday afternoon, during a stroll down Castro Street. "Do you have a reservation" asked the hostess. (no) "No problem" she said, and then she led us to just the right table! The buffet offers a wide variety of dishes, which are all wonderfully delicious! (the Lucky Charms jingle is rattling through my head) Naturally,... More 

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Cheadle, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The food here is made for Sharing. Lots of tasty plates with great flavours. Service was very quick and efficient. Nice decor too

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Los Altos, California
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104 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I've been at Xanh a few times, and keep getting disappointed with the food. (why do I come back? because someone else made the reservation ;) For example: A tuna tartar is served in a high-glass vase filled with dry-ice smoke. Looks very impressive. But every dish we ordered was either poorly done, or just badly planned. I cannot think... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The atmosphere at Xanh is nice: a big waterfall on one side of the restaurant, stylish interior und good service. They have a really good Happy Hour from 4:30 - 6:30 very day for food and beverages under 10 $.

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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We often go there for the lunch buffet. Lots of options, very tasty food. Not very expensive. I like their spicy curries. The atmosphere is also very good.

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Thank Enamul H
California
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Xanh has a great happy hour. With unique drinks and lite bites. We love going here. The atmosphere is great and the service is always good. I love the Lychee kiss martini and the Basil lemon drop martini.. And you have to try the Crispy potstickers! Yummy John is the best bartender! His drinks are always perfect.

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Thank kimt645
Mountain View, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Xanh is my #1 choice for intimate, casual or group dining. I've done all of the above. Food is delicious and service is excellent. Whenever someone from work needs a local rec, Xanh is my pick.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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203 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My family had dinner here on a Saturday night. The atmosphere was cool and hip - and loud - and the service was friendly. However, we chose Xanh because we really wanted good, authentic Vietnamese food. They offer more of a fusion menu, which caught us by surprise. A lot of the Vietnamese flavors and spices were missing from our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1202
    (Villa Street)
  • Public Transportation: There is a Cal Train stop right across the street from XANH.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-964-1888

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?