Tuesday, April 8, 2014

We Went For Vietnamese

My "cook" is on strike this evening... kitchen is closed for today... leaving no choice, we ventured out to town for food. My girl suggested going for Vietnamese food, it was a first time for her coming by here.
The shop is called VNAM Kitchen Restaurant along Seenivasagam Street, Ipoh
 Quite a nice and comfortable place to dine...
Most of the staff are Vietnamese.... and they are friendly as well...
After our orders were taken, these were laid on our table in no time... 
I should have asked for lemon instead of lime...
Lemon has a stronger fragrance and the soup would be tastier... (for me!)
My order.... Vietnamese noodles with meatballs..
Definitely different from our local noodles....
I soaked in my share of basil leaves... love the smell of them...
My girl ordered Tomato Vietnamese Soup Noodles...
Something like laksa with added tomatoes to enhance the sweetness...
It comes with a plate of three types of meat.... BBQ beef, pork and chicken.... 
(Blurry picture due to my shaky hands!)
Friendly staff doing the mixing for my mom...
Our expressions before food...
After food, expression-less... 
LOL... 

34 comments:

  1. I love Asean cuisine, exotic...nicer! How much? Prices not stated.

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    1. Bill came to RM50 for the four of us... exactly..no more no less..

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  2. Is the Tomato Vietnamese Soup Noodles expensive? Since it comes with three types of BBQ meat. I notice that you did not put the raw beansprout into your noodle soup. Good to eat a different cuisine now and then.

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    1. It is around RM15.00... comes with the noodles... I still prefer Thai cuisine. :)

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  3. ooiii?? Seenivasagam Street ah?? i passed by this street before and my friend told me this was a very happening street with lots of pubs woh.. and i like pho (the vietnamese noodles) very much, love their soup but then i don't quite like the smell of the basil, so i won't soak them in the soup like you.. and 10 meatballs for your pho, aiyoh, so excited!! haha~~

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    1. Next time don't just pass there la.. do drop by for a meal!!

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  4. You request they to mix it or they do it once they serve the food?

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    1. He did it for my mom and I told him that I would do it myself.. .hahaha...

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  5. Vietnamese noodles looks like glass noodles. Looks good with the basil leaves.

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    1. I like greens so I put in more... love the smell of it especially when chopped up into bits and dip in the steamed chicken...

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  6. Lovely, i like those basil leaves to mix with my noodles :D

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  7. So were the food nice? I love Vietnamese food!

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    1. Not too bad though I prefer lemon than lime into the soup.... must take with their chilli padi too.. spicy hot!

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  8. Tomato Vietnamese soup sounds good!

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    1. Sourish, spicy a bit and sweet due to the tomatoes..

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  9. Noodle dish does look so good. They look like cellphone noodles. It is good to see your mom and your girl again, they are both like you, very beautiful. I will have one order of the chicken, please...

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    1. Sure Ginny, I will give you two plates of serving! :)

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  10. Why the cook on strike? No water no mood izzit? Hehe.. Oohh, near my mum's place got one Vietnamese restaurant too, usually will order their mango salad and beef noodles.. Hmm, never seen nor heard of tomato soup noodles though.. Nice ahh?

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    1. Not too bad.. my girl likes it cos it is sweet sourish.. my version about the taste is laksa with tomatoes... so can you imagine? :)

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  11. Yesterday is Vietnamese foods, what's next? hehe...

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  12. Wah ..a many good food and my favourite aunt was there too.

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  13. been there just a few times. The food is not too bad..

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    1. My second time eating there only...

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  14. Vietnamese food are mostly sour..which is nice..

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    1. Squeeze some lemon juice into the soup, then very nice! hahaha...

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  15. Never really enjoy Vietnamese food. Hehe.

    Nice of them to serve your mum. A point of customer service!

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    1. Yes, a point for that... like you, I am not all for it but once awhile, I just follow the wishes from my girl.. :)

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  16. I never tried Viet food before.

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  17. What happened after the food? The bill scared you all?

    I love the Vietnamese food very much as they are unique by themselves with tasty sauces that go with the wraps. Yummy Yummilicious!

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