For $30, you get $60 worth of Vietnamese cuisine from Vanessa's Bistro 2 in Walnut Creek.
Amid a casual environment with warmly colored walls decorated in contemporary paintings and bamboo-framed mirrors, Vanessa's Bistro 2 features lunch and dinner menus consisting of French-inspired Vietnamese cuisine. Choose from house favorites like the maple leaf duck confit lettuce wrap ($9), and the tuna and salmon poke with ginger ($9), or express your gourmand gallantry by ordering the spicy coconut curry chicken ($15), served with a medley of potatoes, carrots, bell peppers and mushrooms. Vanessa's Bistro 2 also boasts extensive cocktail and wine lists.
- … The lovely flavor combinations -- Vietnamese tapas with a French twist -- make this a winner. Try the shaking filet mignon salad and spicy lemon grass chicken. – Contra Costa Times
- The food is fresh and delicious and perfect for sharing so you get to taste many different flavors. The salmon tartare and beef carpaccio are an absolute must! – OpenTable reviewer who dined on 10/17/2010