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Le Bambou Restaurant

2634 Del Mar Heights Rd, Del Mar, CA 92014-3110
+1 858-259-8138
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rice noodles” (3 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
“scallops” (2 reviews)
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Vietnamese, Asian
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2634 Del Mar Heights Rd, Del Mar, CA 92014-3110
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This place regularly gets voted “Best Vietnamese Restaurant in San Diego” and I understand why in many ways: it’s attractive, intimate, comfortable, large menu, nice service and good parking. My scallops with vegetable luncheon looked great and included a nice seafood soup, salad, fried rice...More

Thank Patty8888
Reviewed 7 February 2018

All I have to add to other TA reviews is that the portions are generous. An order of soup, for example, was listed as serving 1 - 2 people, but would easily have served four. Similarly, entrees were generous. So unless you're really really hungry,...More

Thank forsl
Reviewed 27 January 2018

I highly recommend this restaurant. We had head about from friends. I turned out to be well worth the 34 mile roundtrip from home. We live in an area replete with restaurants but thought we should give Le Bambou a try, It is located in...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Very well prepared food. Place has been here for some 20 plus years and it stays busy!! Love the ambiance and the size of the place is just right.

Thank Acuheart
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My husband and I enjoyed a very pleasant and relaxing dinner. Wait staff was friendly and efficient. Food was good but wasn't "exciting". We were expecting to enjoy menu items we'd loved at another restaurant and didn't find them on the menu. It's tucked away...More

Thank DebbeD777
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The restaurant has an extensive menu with a wide variety of choices. The sauces are very good and can be varied from mild to hot. The service is attentive and the surroundings are clean and light.

Thank rjmtoday
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Tucked in a corner, quietly away. The decor is nothing to brag about but the food is. This is a secret little gem of Del Mar for authentic Thai food.

Thank d h
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This is a very tranquil quiet restaurant that serves excellent food. A family run business, the service is always attentive. Love many of the dishes including chicken salad, clay pot options, spring rolls, and fish dishes. Very reasonable for a lot of food.

Thank sdphil
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I especially liked the mild chicken curry. Our local friend dines here nearly every week and is never disappointed. We always visit when we are in town and love this restaurant, as well.

Thank 2Starbirders
Reviewed 15 April 2016

This unassuming strip mall restaurant serves excellent, fresh food in a family atmosphere. The food is always fresh and attractively presented. The owners are gracious and helpful. This is a great place for a quiet dinner with good accoustics.

Thank Mike F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 11:30 AM
2:00 PM - 11:30 AM
2:00 PM - 11:30 AM
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM
9:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2634 Del Mar Heights Rd, Del Mar, CA 92014-3110
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar
  • Phone Number: +1 858-259-8138
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