Viet kitchen, Vietnamese street food restaurant is located on c/Aribau 137, between the streets Rosselló and Córsega in Barcelona.
The owners, Hoang from Vietnam is in charge of the kitchen and Emanuele from Italy runs the dining area.
They installed them selfs in Barcelona in January 2018 and opened Viet Kitchen in July 2018, although their adventure started 1400km away from the Catalan capital.
To be more specific in Amsterdam, and 2017 they decided to break up from their lives in Holland and go travelling for a year through Asian and South America.
AT FIRST SIGHT – VIET KITCHEN, VIETNAMESE STREET FOOD RESTAURANT
So what can you expect from Viet kitchen, Vietnamese street food? Hoang is the restaurants’ head chef honouring his Vietnamese heritage through its cuisine and also reviving recipes that have been in his family for generations.
They cook authentic dishes made with fresh produce a la minute. On the menu, you will find the classic fried spring rolls, homemade fish cakes, Pho soup – beef, chicken or veggie, fried tofu. And not to be missed Viet Kitchen is the first restaurant in Barcelona to have a wide selection of authentic Bành Mí.
*** Bành Mí is a Vietnamese sandwich made with French baguette bread filled with either pork, beef, paté, or fish and then fresh herbs such as coriander, fresh and pickled vegetables. topped with some mayonnaise and spice sauce or jalapeños.
***Good to know! Monday to Friday they do the Menu del día / Menu of the day, which included; starter + main + coffee or dessert + drink for just 10,90€! Also, they do a Bành Mí menu; starter + Bành Mí of choice + coffee or dessert + drink for 9,90€!
The dining area is colourful with a casual vibe, perfect to take a group of friends for an easy and informal lunch or dinner.
DISHES TRIED AND TESTED – VIET KITCHEN, VIETNAMESE STREET FOOD RESTAURANT
As always we shared all the dishes between us, as to be able to savour as many of the dishes possible.
We tried; fresh spring rolls with pork, shrimp and vegetable that comes with different dip sauces 5,95€.
Vietnamese pancake with pork and shrimp filling 10,45€, different from the style of pancake we are used to.
And a hearty aromatic curry with vegetables served with rice 10,45€. We finished off with a banana pudding with tapioca pearls and coconut cream 4,25€ (no picture).
OTHER BUSINESS BY HOANG AND EMANUELE BEHIND VIET KITCHEN
Local & visitor loving the Vietnamese cuisine
Carrer d’Aribau, 137, 08036 Barcelona
Monday to Saturday 12.30h – 16h and 20.30h – 23.30h
Sunday 13h – 16h
+34 931 09 00 41