Vietnamese food


Milwaukee's best pho, 2019

Published Oct. 30, 2019

Hue is slurping up the title for best pho in Milwaukee this year, now with two locations, Bayview and Wauwatosa, giving us more outlets to pho-fill our Hue cravings.


Rapid review: Hue Tosa

Published Oct. 26, 2015

North Avenue in East Tosa has been exploding with new places to eat, drink and be merry, but few received the kind of neighborhood buzz as the western outpost of Bay View's acclaimed Vietnamese-inspired Hue.


New Buddha Lounge offers a great, authentic pho

Published May 23, 2015

Creating authentic pho, the Vietnamese dish that you can eat for any meal, is not easy, especially since to be real it has to contain tendon meat, which is chewier but adds flavor to the broth. Buddha Lounge on North Avenue, has a pho that is just like that served in Vietnam.


Buddha Lounge banh mi is a great take on a traditional sandwich

Published May 1, 2015

The banh mi sandwich is a Vietnamese staple but restaurants through the city are offering their own take on this specialty. Buddha Lounge, a relatively new restaurant on the East Side, offers a truly traditional style and it's worth a taste.

Recommends051113_fullsize_story1 recommends: May 11, 2013

Published May 11, 2013

Beauty, cuisine and culture - as usual, we've got it all covered in this weekend's edition of Recommends. Read on to find out what we loved this week.