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11232 Grandview Ave., Wheaton, MD 20902
+1 301-946-8002
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Germantown, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

I love their delicious banh mi sandwiches. It's quality and quantity for a great price. I often buy 5 and get 1 free. I live in Bethesda and would often go to Silver Spring for Saigonese banh mi.

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Thank Jessicasolomon
Silver Spring, Maryland
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1,028 reviews
671 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Dropped in for a super late lunch and wanted just enough to tide me over for a dinner with my wife. The friendly gent at the counter suggested a chicken sandwich. Though skeptical, I agreed and got a 33 Vietnamese beer to wash things down. Both were excellent! The sandwich was filled with crunchy fresh vegetables and nicely SPICED chicken... More 

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Thank jaseaton
Wheaton, Maryland
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2015

I live in Wheaton and it boasts of a number of great dining spots. The Saigonese is a welcome change from the places that specialize in the Vietnamese soups. They do have their Pho noodle and vegetable soups which are great but the menu is much more varied. They also have a wide variety of Banh sandwiches, the classic Vietnamese... More 

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Thank Elizabeth M
Eugene, Oregon
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015

My husband and I were visiting family in Silver Springs and they told us we had to get some Banh Mi sandwiches from Saigonese. My sister-in-law and I called ahead (this is a must since they will sometimes run out of the fresh baked rolls for the sandwiches) and ordered several varieties. I have to say, these were some of... More 

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Thank Ruthann M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

This understated Vietnamese restaurant in Wheaton has a traditional Vietnamese and American Asian cuisine. While displaying old musical instruments and Asian artwork on the walls with faint soothing music in the background, this restaurant provides delightful ambience. With beer and wine by the glass one can enjoy a couples evening out. Please make no mistake this is a family-friendly restaurant.... More 

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Thank Up69
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2015

This is a small family owned Vietnamese restaurant in the Wheaton (Silver Spring), Md area just a block and a half from the Westfield Shopping Mall in Wheaton. The food is excellent and authentic. My husband and I love to get the rice vermicelli with charcoal grilled pork and imperial roll. The imperial rolls here are the real thing, not... More 

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Thank 1cynthia2007
Maryland
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2014

I come here all the time for Banh Mi, which are Vietnamese sandwiches. The ones I order are all the grilled meat sandwiches, chicken, pork, beef. They are spectacular! The crunchy bread, the marinated meat and the veggies. I've tried them elsewhere, but think these are the best I've had. They also have a full service menu which includes Pho... More 

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Thank altr2004
Washington
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128 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2013

I think (?) this restaurant has gone through multiple ownership changes. A few years ago when we first discovered it, the menu was extensive and the food quite good. Then it steadily declined and barely had anything more than sandwiches. Now it seems to be on the upswing again with a full menu. We've been twice recently and were happy... More 

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Thank traveler30
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2012

We were in the neighborhood and just walked around until we found something that looked good. Saigonese more than delivered. In addition to an entire section of $3 bahn mi, they had a full menu of all your Vietnamese favorites. For $14, the sampler appetizer was a bargain: shrimp toast, curry fried chicken, goi cuon, fresh spring rolls, and slices... More 

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Thank MangezDonc
Baltimore, Maryland
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64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2012 via mobile

6 banh mi for $15 on fresh bread- need I say more? Really excellent. Well worth a stop. No atmosphere. Service is fine, but value is tremendous.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11232 Grandview Ave., Wheaton, MD 20902
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Wheaton
  • Phone Number: +1 301-946-8002

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