Vietnamese Cuisine

Vietnamese restaurant group Pho to step up its expansion rate over the coming years after TriSpan deal

Vietnamese whirl: the rise of Pho

By Stefan Chomka

TriSpan’s recent investment in Pho will see the Vietnamese restaurant group step up its expansion rate over the coming years

HộP Vietnamese launches crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube

HộP Vietnamese launches crowdfunding campaign

By Joe Lutrario

City of London-based fast casual chain HộP Vietnamese has launched a public crowdfunding campaign after raising more than £830,000 from existing investors and customers.

Vietnamese restaurant Pho private equity owners consider selling business to fund expansion

Pho owners consider sale

By James McAllister

The private equity investors behind Vietnamese restaurant brand Pho are reportedly eyeing a sale of the business.

Paul Hopper HOP Vietnamese restaurant London

How I Got Here: Paul Hopper

By Joe Lutrario

Paul Hopper is the founder and managing director of five-strong City-based grab-and-go group HOP Vietnamese.

Juliette Wall Pho

How I got here: Juliette Wall

By Joe Lutrario

Juliette Wall founded Vietnamese noodle specialist Pho with husband Stephen in 2005. The group has now opened restaurants across the UK, and recently launched its 27th location, in Exeter.

Latest opening: Rosa’s Thai Veggie

Latest opening: Rosa’s Thai Veggie

By Georgia Bronte

Rosa's Thai Cafe in Soho relaunched this week as a fully-vegetarian restaurant, and will remain so for three months or longer, dependent on its success.

Go-Viet restaurant Jeff Tan

Opening of the week: Go-Viet

By Joe Lutrario

Jeff Tan's follow up to Vietfood may sound like a fast-casual offshoot, but it's his new flagship, offering a refined yet authentic take on Vietnamese cuisine

Salvation in Noodles focuses on traditional Vietnamese dishes in a modern setting

Salvation in Noodles begins London expansion

By Sophie Witts

Vietnamese noodle specialists Salvation in Noodles are opening a second site in London, with plans to expand across the capital in the next five years.

Banh Mi Bay's third site has opened in St Paul's

Banh Mi Bay opens third London site

By Lauren Houghton

Vietnamese café and restaurant concept Banh Mi Bay has opened its third London site in St Paul’s, with plans to roll out the concept further.

Pho just opened its biggest restaurant so far in London's St Paul's

Pho unveils expansion plans

By Melodie Michel

Vietnamese restaurant group Pho has opened its biggest London venue in St Paul’s and secured two more sites in the capital.

The restaurant will serve a menu featuring dishes in the style of Vietnamese street food while at the same time putting on film noir inspired ‘theatre'

New noodle bar serves up film noir

By Lauren Houghton

Bang Bang Canteen, which claims to be the first ever ‘Noodle Noir’ restaurant, will be opening in London this September. 

Cây Tre operator to open flagship site in Soho

Cây Tre operator to open flagship site in Soho

By Joe Lutrario

The restaurateur behind two of East London’s most successful Vietnamese restaurants – Viet Grill and Cây Tre, both in Shoreditch – is to open a flagship site in Soho next month.