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Mekong Cafe

  • Veg-friendly Veg-friendly
    ( 3 reviews )
Contact 217-391-2511

1308 S 2nd (at S Grand Ave E), Springfield, Illinois, USA, 62704

Serves meat, vegan options available. All Thai and Vietnamese dishes can be ordered vegan. Vegan-friendly staff. Open Mon-Tue 11:00am-10:00pm, Wed 11:00am-2:00pm, Wed 6:00pm-7:00pm, Thu 12:00pm-9:00pm, Fri 11:00am-3:00pm, Fri 7:00pm-9:00pm, Sat-Sun 1:00pm-2:00pm.

Category: Vegan-friendly, Vietnamese, Non-veg

Reviews (3)

First Review by jhawk

vegan food - Edit

Indeed staff is aware of what vegan and vegetarian mean. All but a few dishes can be vegan. Tofu is prominently listed on the menu. Staff said they will investigate seitan at our suggestion.

It is a bit hidden (tucked behind another building) and not fancy, but food was really good and we were gratified to find vegan awareness on our trip to Springfield.

Pros: vegan knowledge, good food, friendly folks

Cons: location

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My favorite Thai in Springfield - Edit

Quaint little restaurant that is easy to miss. Any dish can have tofu subbed for meat and you can request to leave out the fish sauce. Staff is always friendly. Quality of food is always fresh and full of flavor. My favorites are Vietnamese Spring Rolls wrapped in rice paper with tofu swapped for meat and the Loation Curry "Beef" Noodles with tofu swapped for meat. I have tried a number of dishes and never been disappointed.
Updated from previous review on Thursday February 16, 2012
Updated from previous review on Thursday February 16, 2012

Pros: Small but never waited for a table, Staff always in good mood, Food is fresh and kitchen is fast

Cons: Parking is tight behind building., Not open Friday night

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