Because it does exist – you just need to know where to look.
Bau Truong, Marrickville, Cabramatta and Canley Heights
With a menu inspired by the old Saigon markets, where head chef and owner Bac Cang used to work, the food at Bay Truong is pretty unforgettable.
Thanh Binh, Newtown and Cabramatta
If a Vietnamese banquet sounds right up your alley, book a table at Thanh Binh next time you’re going out to eat with your gang.
Pho An, Bankstown
Specialising in Northern-style Vietnamese, this Bankstown favourite’s extensive pho menu will get you excited.
Mama’s Buoi, Crows Nest and Surry Hills
With restaurants in New South Wales and Victoria, you know Mama’s Buoi has got to be doing something right. With a menu inspired by director Bao Hoang’s mother and aunt, the food here is made with love.