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The Best of NYC Bánh Mì

The Rogue | May 29, 2002 04:43 PM

Here is my latest update on NYC Bánh Mì (Vietnamese Sandwich)places.

This is a list of some Bánh Mì places in NY. Rated on a 1-5 scale.
If anyone has any others please post. Also your opinions on the ratings. Thanks

Manhattan Bánh Mì Places

Saigon Bánh Mì
88 East Broadway Mall, Unit# 108.
(The place under the Manhattan Bridge)
(At Forsyth Street between Division St. and East Broadway)
New York, NY. 10002

Lots of meats and tons of veggies. They make only one style.
Dac Biet = Special
Rated 4.5

Vietnam Bánh Mì So 1
369 Broome Street
(East of Mott Street).
New York, NY.

Lots of meats and veggies. Make 4-5 styles including Vegetarian with mushrooms, sweet radish, and rice noodles.
Price: $2.75-3.95
Rated 4.5

Tu Quynh, Inc.
128 Hester St.
NY, NY 10002
Fax 212-966-6214

Very good selection of meats and lots of veggies. They make only 1 style.
Dac Biet = Special
Rated 4

Bánh Mì Sáu Voi Café
101-105 Lafayette Street
(on the corner of Walker Street).
New York, NY.
212 226 8184

Make 4-5 styles. Rated 4

Ba Le Deli Inc.
145-147 Canal St.
(By Manhattan Bridge entrance/exit)
NY, NY 10002

Not as much veggies or meat as one would like. Have 5-6 styles including meatball and chicken.
Rated 2-3

Brooklyn Bánh Mì Places

An Ðông
5424 8th Avenue
(on the corner of 55th Street).
Brooklyn, NY. 11220
718 972 2269

Lots of meats and veggies. An overstuffed version. Make 4-5 styles including fish (Sardines). Very meaty and creamy, great pate. The owner insists on the best fresh local meats. You can get both hot sauce and jalapeno’s on them to brighten them up.
Price: Bánh Mì Dac Biet $2.50, Fantastic Iced Coffee $1, canned Pennyroyal leaf drink $1
Rated 4.5

Ba Xuyen
6011 7th Ave.
(between 60th and 61st)
Brooklyn, NY 11220

Lots of meats and veggies. Make 4-5 styles including chicken and meatball. They have four different sauces that they use plus all the meats and pate are supposedly imported frozen from France. Absolutely outstanding.
Price: Bánh Mì $2.75
Rated 5

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