Back to Metroland's Home Page!
 Columns & Opinions
   The Simple Life
   Comment
   Reckonings
   Opinion
   Letters
   Poetry
 News & Features
   Newsfront
   F.Y.I.
   Features
   Profile
 Dining
   This Week's Review
   The Dining Guide
   Leftovers
 Cinema & Video
   Weekly Reviews
   Picture This
   Clips
   The Movie Schedule
 Music
   Listen Here
   Live
   Recordings
   Noteworthy
   Clubs & Concerts
 Arts
   Theater
   Dance
   Art
   Classical
   Books
   Art Murmur
 Calendar
   Night & Day
   Event Listings
 Classifieds
   View Classified Ads
   Place a Classified Ad
 Personals
   Online Personals
   Place A Print Ad
 AccuWeather
 About Metroland
   Where We Are
   Who We Are
   What We Do
   Work For Us
   Place An Ad

VIETNAMESE

My Linh

272 Delaware Ave., Albany, 465-8899, www.mylinhrestaurant.com. Exquisite Vietnamese cuisine served in a cozy atmosphere with fireside dining. Appetizers include handmade shrimp summer rolls and golden fried spring rolls with fresh lettuce, mint and cucumber. Try the exotic soup, Canh Chua, with shrimp, fresh tomatoes, and pineapple in a spicy tamarind broth. Entrées include the crispy boneless lemongrass duck and vegetarian grilled tofu finished with a spicy bean curd sauce. Full bar, takeout available. Private rooms for banquets/parties. Serving dinner 5-9:30 Tue-Thu, 5-10 Fri-Sat, 5-9 Sun. Closed Mon. AE, MC, V. $$$

Truc Orient Express

3 Harris St., West Stockbridge, Mass., (413) 232-4204. Truc has been going strong for 25 years, showcasing a unique and flavorful take on Vietnamese cuisine. Favorite entrées include duck with lemongrass, five-spice chicken, Hanoi fish, and the happy pancake. Full bar. Serving 5-9 Sun-Mon, Wed-Sat. In July and August, serving lunch 11 AM-2:30 PM and dinner 5-10 PM. Closed Tue. AE, MC, V. $$$

Van’s Vietnamese Restaurant

307 Central Ave., Albany, 436-1868. Chef-owner Hung Van Nguyen puts out gorgeous plates of classical fare, with outstanding spring rolls, nice shrimp preparations and even a killer chicken noodle soup. Entrée specialties include salmon with ginger and whole crispy duck. Catering available. Serving lunch 11-3:30 Tue-Sun; dinner 4-10 Tue-Sun. Closed Mon. D, MC, V. $$

 

RETURN TO
Metroland's Spring/Summer Dining Guide 2007
TABLE OF CONTENTS
(click here)


 

Send A Letter to Our Editor
Back Home
   

 
 
Copyright © 2002 Lou Communications, Inc., 4 Central Ave., Albany, NY 12210. All rights reserved.