Hole-in-the-wall Makati eatery promises authentic Vietnamese food


Posted at Sep 25 2016 03:47 PM

MANILA -- In a cozy little corner in Makati, a taste of Vietnamese cuisine awaits Filipinos looking for a unique Asian flavor.

Vina Trang is a small restaurant that serves authentic Vietnamese dishes such as sandwiches, noodles, and rice dishes.

The restaurant prides itself of using only fresh and imported ingredients to achieve the authentic Vietnamese flavor.

Noodle dishes such as the Beef Meatballs Pho, Chicken Noodle soup, and the Sirloin Steak noodles will truly make one crave for a bowl with fragrant aromas and a variety of flavors.

For those looking for healthier alternatives, one can try the fresh spring rolls served with a peanut-dipping sauce.

The restaurant is named after its owner Vina Trang who grew up in Vietnam and in the food industry business as well.

Trang notes that most Vietnamese dishes are cooked and prepared with minimum sugar, salt but remains packed with flavor because of natural spices and ingredients.

The restaurant also serves sandwiches such as meatball sandwich, roast pork sandwich, and chicken sandwich made with imported Vietnamese meat.

Coffee in the restaurant is also imported from Vietnam which, according to Trang, is one of the best-tasting coffees in the world.

Vina Trang is located at 8839 Sampaloc Corner Estrella Street, San Antonio Village, San Antonio, Makati City.