A bowl of classic Vietnamese noodle soup ‘Pho’ can bring to mind the history of Vietnam, from its French colonial days, the partition of North and South, through to the Vietnam War and the refugee boat people. Let’s eat this humble dish with respect and remember the Vietnamese people’s former hard times. Read the history of Pho on wiki here.
There are lots of great Vietnamese restaurants in London. And the back-story behind some of them is truly heart breaking. Just a few places will be collected here.