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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Silent H

79 Berry St. (N. Ninth St.) Send to Phone
718-218-7063
Tip-toeing through the culinary goldmine that is Vietnamese cuisine.

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Silent H Restaurant Review

: This Vietnamese tapas joint in Williamsburg has big shoes to fill. Taking over the space that formerly housed the nabe’s beloved Oznot’s Dish, Silent H underwent a renovation; its soothing slate gray walls and wooden bench-style tables make for a calm, unhurried atmosphere. Unfortunately the food is just as calm---as in bland. Summer rolls are filled with lifeless greens, and the greasy spring rolls lack flavor. One of the house specialties, the banh xeo, a Vietnamese crêpe filled with shrimp, ground pork and pork belly, promises a culinary adventure and delivers a gummy mess. The strengths of the restaurant are the atmosphere and prices (being BYOB helps keep the cost down too). During lunch, locals come for the banh mi sandwiches.
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