It's been awhile since we last travelled to Vietnam. Besides exploring the Old Quarters in Hanoi and crossing the Golden Bridge in Da Nang, we certainly miss feasting on halal food in Ho Chi Minh
! If you're a Vietnamese food lover living in Kuala Lumpur, you might have stumbled upon Super Saigon and wondered, "Is Super Saigon halal or not?
". Look no further because we've got some answers!
What is Super Saigon?
Brought together by the team behind La Juiceria Superfoods, Super Saigon
is a Vietnamese restaurant with outlets in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor. Serving a menu brimming with recipes inspired by famous Vietnamese eateries in Melbourne and Ho Chi Minh, they take pride in serving Melbourne-style pho, also known as Vietnamese rice noodle soup. Super Saigon also diversifies their menu with other offerings like crispy spring roll, bun cha (white rice noodles with grilled meats), and banh mi (Vietnamese-style baguette).
Is Super Saigon halal in Malaysia?
According to their official website
, Super Saigon focuses on being a Muslim-friendly Vietnamese restaurant in Kuala Lumpur. Super Saigon uses meats and ingredients from halal-certified suppliers, and do not serve or use alcohol in their food preparation. As of July 2021, Super Saigon has yet to be certified halal by JAKIM.
We hope this article answers some of the questions you might have about the halal status of Super Saigon! For more articles, we've also shared some insights on questions like, Is Chupa Chups Drink Halal In Malaysia?
and Is Bundaberg Halal?