Asian cuisine utilizes a variety of noodles that are characterized by their thickness, texture, or capacity to entangle marauding chopsticks. Protect your plate with today's Groupon: for $21, you get one appetizer, two entrees, and two drinks at Green Bamboo in Cordova (up to a $42.75 value). This deal consists of:
- One appetizer (up to a $6.95 value)
- Two entrees (up to $15.95 value each, a combined $31.90 value)
- Two drinks (up to $1.95 value each, a combined $3.90 value)
Green Bamboo's culinary artisans festoon platters of traditional Vietnamese fare with colorful sprays of fresh veggies. The menu offers starters such as bamboo egg rolls ($6.95), and brims with noodle dishes including the pork-vermicelli combo ($10.95), whose bean sprouts, roasted peanuts, lemongrass pork, and shrimp explode as flavorfully as a chef's piñata. Saigon Long Night ($12.95) tosses thick noodles with broccoli and a trio of meats, and the green-bean tofu's verdant veggies romp through Vietnamese spices ($10.95) en route to herbivorous taste buds. Pineapple salmon ($15.95) relies on soaring, dulcet sopranos and zesty accompaniment to charm diners. Drinks include soda ($1.95) and iced tea ($1.95), as well as a selection of smoothies such as rainbow on ice ($3.95). Lush plants dapple the interior of Green Bamboo alongside sleek black tables, where attentive servers usher entrees beneath twinkling lights culled from dwarf stars' sequined jumpsuits.