Theater District/Tenderloin/Civic Center
A Tenderloin neighborhood hole in the wall with dirt-cheap prices, Saigon Sandwich is a popular San Francisco spot for made-to-order bahn mi — the traditional Vietnamese sub sandwich. Consisting of nothing more than French bread (not quite a baguette), fresh cilantro, sour carrot, and roast pork or pate; it’s simple, flavorful, and exceptionally inexpensive. Employees from the nearby government offices line up at lunch time, but the queue moves quickly, in part because it’s cash only.
Saigon Sandwich stocks Vietnamese groceries. Pick up some sriracha sauce or ginger candies while you wait.
AmenitiesOpen / Closes
- Accessible by Public Transportation
- No Reservations
- Take-Out Only
Cash Only: 1
Cuisine Type:: Vietnamese