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Saigon Kitchen

526 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
+1 607-257-8881
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (90 reviews)
“crispy squid” (14 reviews)
“summer rolls” (14 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
526 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

My family and I were very hungry and heard Saigon Kitchen was a great place to eat, so we all headed over to the restaurant. The inside of the restaurant was packed and at least 20 people were clustered around the entrance trying to make...More

Thank whothecritic
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Close call between 4 or 5 stars (not yet sure what I will submit) The food is great. We went there at 3 pm to avoid the notorious crowd and delays. It was half house. We were seated quickly, though it took a while to...More

Thank BeLaZe
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

This place is very popular with locals, and with good reason - the food is delicious and the prices are reasonable. Street parking only. When you enter, there is a line at the front. Be sure to write your name and the number in your...More

Thank hold_the_meat_please
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I was heading to Ithaca for an event. Decided to do some reviews on the best places to eat in Ithaca. Saigon Kitchen looked perfect. I already knew what I wanted to order before walking through the door. I walked in, and there were 2...More

Thank Sandy W
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Highly recommend this restaurant for quality, authenticity and service. Make a reservation if you can.

Thank ldeborah2935
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The menu is the usual Vietnamese one, but the execution is simply outstanding. Every dish is downright delicious. I have not had a bad dish there yet after many visits. It is also a BYO restaurant, so bring along your favorite wine or beer. Highly...More

Thank Dave s
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We were in town just for a week and ate here 3 times! That's how amazing this food tastes. Fresh, delicious, and popular! There was a line waiting for a table most of the time we were here. The food is very reasonably priced, with...More

Thank Jamie O
Reviewed 8 June 2017

My husband and I ordered carry-out for dinner, but we were sadly disappointed. The summer rolls were tasteless and consisted of noodles, shredded lettuce, and a couple of small tofu cubes wrapped in rice paper- no cucumbers, bean sprouts, or anything else that would have...More

Thank gaviaimmer
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We ordered a light lunch - I had the chicken pho and it was just perfect. The mango smoothie was also very tasty.

Thank KristianJL
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Place is a hot spot! Great food, we had a great dinner sampler! Busy place, but we were able to get a table. Service was wonderful too, servers were courteous and helpful in selecting the best tasting samplers.

Thank Sirpinky
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Shirley J
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Response from Knohanz | Reviewed this property |
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Response from lem1eu10 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing liquor on the menu. Call ahead- they may allow BYOB.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-257-8881
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