Take a Peek at the Menu for Much-Anticipated ‘Viejun’ Eatery Kau Ba Saigon Kitchen

"If I won't eat it, I won't serve it," that's the philosophy behind chef Nikki Tran's cooking style. With two successful restaurants in Vietnam, chef Nikki Tran is bringing her take on vietnamese food across the world to America's hottest food scene, Houston. Freshest ingredients, minimal white sugar, and absolutely no MSG is the catalyst behind every dish that comes out of Kau Ba Kitchen. 

With a massive following of hungry diners on social media and her recognition on popular food programs such as Netflix Ugly Delicious or Somebody Feed Phil; chef Nikki Tran is bringing her palette to America with her take on Viet Cajun, VIEJUN. 

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2502 Dunlavy St suite B, Houston TX 77006
(713) 497-5300


Some of Our Favorites —


Chef’s Special Dumpling

Shrimp and pork dumplings, infused with vinegar soy sauce and sesame

Duck Confit & Salad

Creative combination of apple, pear, cabbage, cucumber, peanuts, fried garlic, shallot and alla sprout

Viejun Pho

Transforming the fulfilling texture of traditional Vietnamese Pho with the famous kick from Cajun cuisine. Instead of beef, you’d enjoy Pho with shrimp, scallop, squid and clam.


Bun Rieu

A must-try traditional dish with ground pork, crab cake, tofu, shrimp, tomato broth and eggs

Saigon Sunrise

Pork Chop, pork, crab cake, egg, shredded pork skin, broken rice, nectarine and pear kimchi

Happy Ending

Don’t forget our signature dessert, fried banana with berries and passion fruits coulis

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2502 Dunlavy St suite B
Houston, TX 77006


Sun: 10 am – 3 pm, 5 pm - 10 pm
Tue – Wed: 10 am – 3 pm, 5 pm - 10 pm
Thu – Sat: 10 am – 3 pm, 5 pm - 10 pm

Closed Mondays