Ngon is the Vietnamese word for delicious, and Ngon Ngon, on Clerkenwell Road, is so good they named it twice. Here you can find specialities from South East Asia such as pho, the iconic noodle soup that is widely considered the national dish of Vietnam, and bahn mi, a sandwich based on the French baguette but infused with aromatic herbs and spices such as coriander and chilli. In the London district of Clerkenwell, Ngon Ngon offers an insight into the flavours of Saigon and beyond.
Vietnamese food is growing and growing in prominence on the foodie scene in London, and at Ngon Ngon in Clerkenwell, diners can truly get an experience of the food of Southeast Asia. From their location on Clerkenwell Road, they present a menu that takes in street food, noodle soups, summer rolls and more. From banh mi to pho and beyond, there is something for everyone to enjoy at Ngon Ngon.
Ngon Ngon is about more than just the food as well. While this Vietnamese joint on Clerkenwell Road is perfect for a filling meal, they also have a range of drinks that reflect the tastes of its homeland. Traditional Vietnamese coffee – a remnant of French colonial times – is available in both warm and iced versions, as well as countless East Asian teas and fresh juices and smoothies. Head on down to Ngon Ngon in London’s Clerkenwell to find out what the fuss is about: but make sure you book a table ahead of time, as it can get busy.
Very good food and massive portions! Really enjoyed this restaurant!
Tried the rare beef and fried squid. Quite a meal for one person but still very enjoyable!
We had a wonderful meal with well done beef pho and papaya beef salad. Tried the honey lemon tea as well