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Saigon Sandwich Shop

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560 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102
+1 415-474-5698
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07:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic value, cash only. Great grab to go and eat on the run. Recommend roast pork or combination--pork, chicken, and pâté.

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Thank Charlie A
The Woodlands, Texas
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The fried tofu banh mi is the best. Whatever secret sauce they put on is addictive. I'm from out of town and I'm not kidding when I say I will order half a dozen with veggies separate and haul on plane ride back. Check and fresh and a must stop every time in town. Only downside is in shady location.... More 

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Thank cnbowser
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This place is no frills and cheap. The sandwich options are limited but they great. I tried the combination, chicken and pork. Thanks to the locals for pointing out that the lady making the sandwiches was trying to take our order. They are super quick and will have your order ready in under 5 minutes.

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Thank Richardpk82
Dallas
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109 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

REALLY good Viet Namese sammy shop that cranks em out as fast as you can call out what you want. They have like a half dozen things you can get, ok? Six items, chief, so don't take all day to say ROASTED PORK or MEATBALLS or PATE! And get a move on and get your Cash Ready, becaus3 they don't... More 

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Thank PrimalEater
San Diego, California
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The service here is fast and great! They take cash only. Lines are pretty long at lunchtime but the wait is so worth it! Delicious, cheap, and great for on the go!

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Thank L T
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We loved the bahn-mi here. Super fresh. Worth heading to this tiny little shop. The line may look long, but it moves fast. Be ready with your order as soon as you get to the front of the line. They are not the most patient.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Very good sandwich. Close to Eddy st, very bad area! Go and back by taxi it's better or stop with The citybus. Sandwich chicken was a great and big.

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Thank adamshoham
Seattle, Washington
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

If you're in the Tenderloin, this hole-in-the-wall is a good place for a tasty bahn mi sandwich of pork, beef, chicken and a couple other choices. You'll need to take out though, as there is seating for exactly 2 people in the cramped space.

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Thank FayMac
Orange County, California
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is the top place for Vietnamese sandwiches! They pack their sandwich with lots of ingredients and everything is so tasty. I normally by extra sandwiches just to have for later. Make sure to come before 5pm because they tend to run out and stop serving well before closing time. My favorites are the chicken bahn mi and the tofu... More 

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Thank iheartdessert
Aiea, Hawaii
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

This shop has become my go to place for picking up something to eat on our flight back home. Their roast pork, chicken, meatball, and combination bahn mi sandwiches have generous amounts of tasty meat and vegetables, carrots, daikon, pate-like spread, cilantro, and jalapeno. I often contemplate buying more to take home and eat the next day. Yes, it is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 560 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-474-5698

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?