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Banh Mi

Banh mi is a classic Vietnamese sandwich, and finding a good one can be tough. Chowhounds have you covered with suggestions for the best banh mi in any area, plus recipes and cooking tips for making them at home.

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Banh Mi (Detroit Area)

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by syrup09 12 days ago

Does anyone know where to get a Ban Minh Sandwich in the Detroit area? I live in Pontiac but anyplace around is ok.

The Great Banh Mi Search

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by dfrostnh 4 years ago

Please help me locate Banh Mi sandwiches in Northern New England. If I'm in Nashua on the weekend, I stop at Saigon Market for their pre-made sandwiches. Recently we went to Portsmouth so I could t...

Fueling Station | Russian Hill - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A couple months ago I trudged up Russian Hill in search of working wi-fi to Fueling Station. It opened late last year. The space has been transformed from the dark cafe that used to be here to a br...

Seeking Vietnamese-style baguettes wholesaler

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by JimmyStacks 3 years ago

Hi, I'm opening up a banh mi shop on Long Island. Looking for a wholesaler for Vietnamese-style baguettes. Please somebody help me!

New banh mi shop on Kingsway

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by LotusRapper 2 years ago

On the heels of sad news of the (imminent) Tung Hing closure and the recent closure of TK Sub: https://www.chowhound.com/post/tung-hing-bakery-closing-1064928 ...... at least this might help ...

Thuận Phát Vietnamese Sandwiches | Santa Rosa - Sonoma County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

When I pulled into Happy Hen Diner yesterday, I noticed a new shop, Thuận Phát Vietnamese Sandwiches across the parking lot. Googling for info on it while I ate breakfast, I found BiteClub's piece ...

Banh Ta - The Area's Best Banh Mi at Eden Center

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by Steve 3 years ago

I distinctly remember my first banh mi and how it made me swoon. Subsequent versions confirmed how basically delicious this foodstuff is. Over the years, though, as much as I relish banh mi, it's...

Bahn Mi in Scarsdale

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by Maryld 2 years ago

I saw a sign on a Garth Rd. window front saying that a Bahn Mi shop would be opening. The location is next to the Java coffee shop. Also, there are "Grand Opening" signs on Central Ave. (the o...

Thien Huong Sandwiches & Bakery, San Jose

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Recently I noticed the “grand opening” banner flying on the former location of L’Amour des Baguettes. This week I had a chance to return to check out the new occupant, Thien Huong Sandwiches & Bak...

Recommended Bahn Mi in Little Saigon

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by TenderNob 2 years ago

Looking for new recs for bahn mi. I've tried Saigon Sandwich, Lee's and Sing Sing. Hoang Dat is next on the list. What other places in the 'loin do Hounds like?

Dish of the Month - Banh Mi (March 2016)

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by meatn3 3 years ago

This was a very close vote but Banh mi won! There are so many variations which should work well for veg/vegans too. For inspiration Andrea Nguyen is a great resource: http://www.vietworldkit...

Banh Mi Thit Nuong at Thanh Huong Sandwich (Senter Road, San Jose)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 years ago

Thanh Huong Sandwich on Senter Road in San Jose has been recommended for its banh mi for ages on this board as a favorite of South Bay ‘hounds. I finally got around to trying it and there’s go...

Baoguette Bistro moves to Kerrisdale

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by grayelf 3 years ago

Early days but I had a really good banh mi nem nuong there today. Not really good for the west side, just really good. A bit pricier, befitting the higher rent they're paying in the old Avenue Gril...

Banh Mi Pronunciation

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by ReelMike84 10 years ago

Ok everyone, I need some pronunciation clarity for the Vietnamese ban mi. I've always said "b-ah-n me," but when I was watching a PBS show called "Sandwiches That You Will Like" the shop they went ...

[Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam] "Bánh mì Op La" from Hòa Mã

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by klyeoh 4 years ago

Got a dining tip on this little gem of a place from fellow CH, foodfirst (Eating Asia): Hòa Mã is a busy breakfast spot at 53 Cao Thang in District 3. It opens at around 6am and closes once everyth...

Bread for Bahn Mi buffet

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by Autumm2 3 years ago

This weekend I'm hosting a gathering and I'm going a bahn mi bar, with all the fixings and guests assemble to each diner's likings. Some dietary restrictions and pickiness make this a very easy on...

Super Super - Berkeley

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by flavorenhancer 3 years ago

Super Super, where T&R Used to be on San Pablo, is serving tasty banh mi. Fresh ingredients, generous portions, reasonable prices. Other menu items include Vietnamese soups, salads and rice plate...

How I Wrote an Entire Book on Banh Mi

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by Andrea Nguyen 5 years ago

My career as a cookbook author is one that my family and friends are proud of but also slightly mystified by, especially with regard to my latest project. “You have to work so hard to come up with ...

Vua banh mi sandwiches downtown location now open

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by eatsfromtheeast 4 years ago

Vua's second location at 2020 Robert Bourassa (corner president kennedy) has been open for at least a couple of weeks. Sandwiches are the same quality as the original location on st. Denis. A class...