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1237 S Jackson St, Seattle, WA 98144-1907
+1 206-322-3700
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Seattle, Washington
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Great food and a great value. Love the pork bahn mi and the curry to-go boxes. Curry chicken is great as is the tofu.

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Thank tanya d
Seattle, Washington
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573 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This is the place if you're looking to get an inexpensive and delicious banh mi, or other Vietnamese dessert. Service is fast and there's no seating inside.

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Thank loveDCA
New York City, New York
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202 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

It is a somewhat ramshackle place, definitely unpretentious. Both the chicken and tofu sandwiches were very tasty. We had an assortment of their desserts. They were all good though the corn was my least favorite.

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Thank SaW43
Boise, Idaho
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81 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We were walking through Seattle China Town and my wife had mapped out this place based on researching good, cheap, banh mi sandwiches in Seattle. Well that research was spot on. Great value to quality ratio. There are eight options for the banh mi on the menu, ranging from $3.25 to $3.75. We were there about 10am and they were... More 

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Thank Wayne W
Seattle, Washington
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016

I dream about that tofu sandwhich it is so good. There are so many great Vietnamese dishes to chose from. They are inexpensive and quick. It is all take out.

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Thank Pat_e321
Seattle, Washington
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124 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Decided to try a new place for Banh Mi's so we stopped into Saigon Deli. First of all, the takeout food was sitting out, uncovered, all dried up. So gross! There were other pre-wrapped items that looked stale. We could see there were pre-made banh mi's sitting out, too. Ordered chicken, which was made in front of us, but the... More 

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Thank Cheryl L
Seattle, Washington
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91 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2014

No frills.... Just full of authentic foods and snacks, particularly southern snacks. Best of all is VN sandwich....various choices.....ask for extra veggies, don't forget the chili. Quiet busy little place. Parking is tight at times, though they have their own parking lot. Only take-out.

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Thank apain_10
Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2013

You should try the sweet soup here and the vietnamese pork roll..they are really good! My husband really loves the black-eye bean sticky rice with coconut, the popular sweet soup in Vietnam and we usually stop by here to grasp some of sweetie dessert either .. they are really cheappppp!!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2012

(over 50 visits by me) This very inexpensive place has my favorite bahn mi sandwiches. Many other bahn mi places in Seattle have (unfortunately) adopted the Famous Dave's approach of sugaring the buns and everything else, but this place actually offers some flavor contrasts in the flagship #1 bahn mi, grilled pork, with seasoned rice vinegar pickled daikon and carrot... More 

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  • Address: 1237 S Jackson St, Seattle, WA 98144-1907
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-322-3700
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1237 S Jackson St(between S 12th Ave & S Boren Ave) Seattle, WA 98144Neighborhood: International District(206) 322-3700

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