Le Saigon

11611 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
310-312-2929

Details

  • Sun 11:30am-9:30pm, Tue-Sat 11:30am-10:30pm
  • $
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • No Alcohol
  • Street Parking
  • Reservations Not Necessary
An itty-bitty, inexpensive-for-the-neighborhood Vietnamese cafe just west of the Royal movie theater, Le Saigon is an ideal place to huddle over big bowls of pho or bun (rice noodles), charbroiled meats and glasses of sticky sweet cafe sua da (iced Saigon coffee). The tables are tiny, the turnover is swift, and the air is scented by grilling meat and freshly cut cucumbers.

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