Love homemade Vietnamese street food? Love your food nutritious, delicious & light? Find yourself at home at Velo. Every morning, our team makes fresh summer rolls in rice paper and healthy mango salads in homemade fish sauce. We simmer our broth all day to produce the fragrance and nutrients in our Vietnamese noodle soup Pho. Our entire menu is completely MSG-free! Try our Vermicelli and Rice dishes with marinated roast pork or honey lemongrass chicken. Our Vietnamese Chicken Curry is our latest addition and has been hugely popular. Our banh mi baguettes are freshly baked every morning, they are stuffed with your choice of delicious fillings. Do we cater for vegetarians/vegans, gluten-free and halal diet? Absolutely.
£25 and under
On the downside, it's a Vietnamese place, and the pho doesn't quite hit the spot. It just kind of seemed like a noodle soup -- not bad, but not pho.
However, let's move to the awesome. Fried spring rolls! The prawn and veggie are both delicious. And I might actually drag the boy there just so I can have the prawn and mango salad again, it was that good. Everything about it was perfect, from...more
Always difficult to find new and exciting places for a coeliac to try, you always forget how much wheat has invaded our lives! For the record, I'm not a coeliac and LOVE wheat in all its wholegrain goodness.
But with a group of friends we did find a suitable place. A lovely little Vietnamese to-go bar with a Wasabi-like feel, you can sit down or you can go fast food-esque and rush back to the...more
It's easy, it's quick and it's tasty enough...so three stars it is for me.
I'd actually heard about this place through a Yelp event that took place here a while back and even though I couldn't attend back then, I had bookmarked this place to try out when in the area next time. And that next time was yesterday when I was meeting a friend for a drink and we needed some substance to support all...more
I felt bad giving this place 2 stars so rounded up to 3, but I really dont know if I'll come back to be honest.
Positives: Great service and nice people. Decent chicken summer rolls
Negatives: I ordered the prawn pho, which was honestly flavorless and i had to add a ton of hoisin and hot sauce to bring any flavor to it. My husbands chicken lemongrass with rice was very bland as well....more
I like when a restaurant knows exactly what it wants to do, and then does it well.
Velo is not going to be your most authentic Vietnamese restaurant or one where you casually sit enjoying a meal. But for a quick lunch spot with some warm food in the London Bridge area, I'm happy to go here and go here again.
You know you are in the right spot if you walk in and see a glowing counter in front...more