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Little Saigon

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1531 Wabash Ave, Springfield, IL 62704-5308
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Springfield, Illinois
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317 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been loyal customers of this place for 9 years (and two different owners) and it's always been consistently good and inexpensive. They accommodate vegetarians and vegans well. We love the curries, the clear noodles, and spring rolls. Their Juices and freezes are excellent (ask for the avocado freeze if the avisados are ripe) This is the best Thai... More 

Thank Clevlander
Springfield, Illinois
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice lunch selections an a reasonable price! Quick service, good, hot food. Had Mongolian beef, egg roll and soup.

Thank miata55
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51 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were tired and hungry after a day on the road. The Little Saigon was only a couple of miles from our hotel so we gave it a try. We started with the Saigon Siumais which are chopped shrimp in thin wrappers then deep fried. They were tasty and light. Then we had the Edamame. It was fresh and tasty.... More 

Thank Ralphlevy
Springfield, Illinois
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Freshest Shrimp Springrolls as well as a delicate and crispy crab ragoon. All the meals are lightly seasoned and contain an abundance of fresh vegetables. A must try are the freshly made fruit smoothies . With or without the tapioca . I had mine without. The have value meals at lunch and supper for under $20 for two people!

Thank 2812ri
Springfield, Illinois, United States
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

I went here quite often when I still lived in Springfield. Their soups get five stars - they're very tasty. The rest of the food varies from sub-par to very good depending on what you get. Besides the soups my favorites were Spicy Glass Noodle and the Crazy Noodles. There are better places in Springfield, but you won't be disappointed... More 

Thank Stephanie T
Springfield, Illinois
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Ever since it opened, Little Saigon has been one of those "default favorite" type restaurants, on the occasions when we want to go out to eat, but can't settle on exactly where to go. As soon as that suggestion pops up, it's immediately "Yes! Let's go." The menu is so extensive, it's almost a little intimidating at first (if I... More 

Thank MzMeyer
Heartland Illinois
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308 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

I am allergic to onions, and they prepare my food without onions, which means it is freshly prepared. The food is delicious. They also have a watermelon freeze that is incredible.

Thank BearTrapTC
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

Although we reached for a late lunch, they welcomed us,and served us with good Thai food, the culture appeared to be Vietnamese, but the quality of English was very much Amecan. vegetarian noodles were awesome.

Thank Vinod B
Huntersville, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

The food was very good and the service was good. For a Tuesday night pretty busy with locals. We recommend . We had the one appetizer and two entree special for four and it worked very well!

Thank Christine C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

My wife, son and I drive through Springfield fairly often while visiting family, and have made Little Saigon a regular stop. My wife gets the Pad see Iew and I've had their curry noodle and a "crazy noodle" dish. All have been quite tasty and their crab Rangoon is excellent. The service is very fast and friendly. Overall a fantastic... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1531 Wabash Ave, Springfield, IL 62704-5308
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: 217-726-9633

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