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Saigon Kitchen

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526 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
+1 607-257-8881
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11:30 - 21:30
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Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Ithaca, New York
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61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The food is delicious, friendly service, very reasonably priced. The room is very loud when they're busy, other than that there aren't many cons. One of my favorite restaurants in Ithaca.

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Thank Jeremy M
Kingston, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Always a family must-do when in Ithaca. Best Pho and Vietnamese Coffee. Only a 4/5 due to tiny place, sometimes a decent wait. All round well worth the wait! Staff is great, food served promptly.

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Thank swimmomkim
USA
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318 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

A nice variety of traditional Vietnamese foods. Food was very tasty, fresh and plentiful. The place was crowded and I had to wait a short time, but well worth it. Food is very authentic and has wonderful flavors... may go back tomorrow and try the squid!

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Thank Hoach
Jersey City, New Jersey
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The menu is similar to all other Vietnamese restaurants and the food the above average. This place is popular among the college students.

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Thank Anna Y
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

I had visited this restaurant three times. Sep., 2016 is the latest time that I dined with my friends. The service is good , however we need o wait for about an hour to get a table. Similar waiting hours in my past two experiences as well. If the food worth the long wait? My vegetarian dish is good but... More 

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Thank Calvin L
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We were visiting Ithaca and saw this place on the way. My friends ordered a bunch of dishes and everyone really liked what they ordered. Unfortunately I ordered a vegetarian Pho and it wasn't very good. However based off of what my friends said, their dishes were flavorful and plenty. The coconut based curry was especially liked by some. The... More 

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Thank Jess0615
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Just ok nothing to rave about. I thought all the dishes we ordered were very bland. Nothing like some of the more authentic Vietnamese we've had before in our travels.

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Thank Garlen C
Trout Run, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Celebrating my birthday by taking a day trip. Happened to stop here for lunch by looking up reviews on tripadvisor. SO GLAD WE DID!! First time for Vietnamese food for both husband and I. We so much enjoyed the freshness of your plates. This experience was great, now .......onto your Fair!!

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Thank Tdalena
Portland
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Excellent and inexpensive Vietnamese cuisine. Somebody suggested that it was one of the best places to eat in Ithaca. And I agree with that. Service was quick. Food is nice. We had Vietnamese Steak and Lemon Basil Stir Fr. Restaurant was packed and there was a long line of people waiting to get in, which is pretty good indicator of... More 

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Thank beach4bum
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2 reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We did not expect the taste come from this cusine, its great and we think we cant eat it anywhere else

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?