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Kim Son Cafe

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12311 Kingsride Ln, Houston, TX 77024-4116
+1 713-984-9200
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11:00 - 21:00
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Thu - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kim Son Cafe is in my neighborhood. I would go there to invite my friends who are new to Asian/Vietnamese dishes or whenever I am too lazy to drive down to Bellaire Boulevard. It's convenient and close to authentic. My favotite dish is Chicken Pho with dark meat and extra ginger on the side or the Vermicelli salad with BBQ... More 

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Thank Patricia H
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love Kim Son and was so happy to find out that there was a cafe near us. Great options for adults and kids.

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Thank lkhouston
Bethel, Alaska
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68 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Food was great and quick delivery to table. Staff was professional and very organized. Lots of seating, wine bar, Tv. The view is open and light comes in from windows. Friends brought us here and we loved it.

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Thank Micheal Colette R
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78 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Three of us had dinner there. The service was exceptional and some of these dishes prepared fresh so you have to wait 10-15 minutes for them to arrive at your table. This is true of the steamed dumplings and of course the sushi. Both were very good. My companions had the Hunan chicken and said it was good as well.... More 

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Thank Gail B
Houston, Texas
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

I eat a lot of sushi and this place is very average. I ordered the nigiri salmon and edamame. The salmon was pretty tough to chew. However, we had a very nice waiter and over all my family and I had a good time. I don't think we will return, though.

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Thank Jennifer L
Houston, Texas
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61 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

Eating inside is never fun as they get the mall/hospital crowd. BUT this place delivers. and FAST. Really Fast. When I call in, the food is at my door within 30 minutes, sometimes sooner. If you are staying around the mall and you don't want to go out, this is the place.

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Thank 175slb
Houston, Texas
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70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

I have to admit it; I ALWAYS order the vermicelli bowl. It is so good, I can't even try anything else. I usually order it with the grilled chicken, but sometimes with the shrimp. It is like a salad with the noodles. Definitely use the num noc sauce (light vinaigrette-like dressing). My husband orders something different every time and he... More 

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Thank heyjudej
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

I have travelled extensively, including to China, Korea, Vietnam and Japan. I also lived in Japan for six years., This place is phenomenal and has the best Singapore Noodles I've ever had outside of Japan.

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Thank Suzanne T
San Diego, California
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38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2014

We stopped here for dinner and was pleased with the hostess and waitstaff. Food was very good. Well prepared, and tasty. I had fried rice with beef and shrimp. Liked the layout of the restaurant, decor, and ability to talk with my colleagues despite the restaurant being crowded.

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Thank OutwardBounder
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59 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2014 via mobile

I see people in the building where i work coming back from Kim Son all the time and they always say how great it is. So, I grabbed food to go last week. Bbq pork with snow peas and wonton soup. The bbq was bland, not very flavorful and the slices of pork were fatty, which while often the case,... More 

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Thank Jamy V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12311 Kingsride Ln, Houston, TX 77024-4116
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-984-9200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?