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Saigon Kitchen

526 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
+1 607-257-8881
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (81 reviews)
“crispy squid” (14 reviews)
“pot stickers” (14 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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526 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Close call between 4 or 5 stars (not yet sure what I will submit) The food is great. We went there at 3 pm to avoid the notorious crowd and delays. It was half house. We were seated quickly, though it took a while to...More

Thank BeLaZe
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is very popular with locals, and with good reason - the food is delicious and the prices are reasonable. Street parking only. When you enter, there is a line at the front. Be sure to write your name and the number in your...More

Thank hold_the_meat_please
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was heading to Ithaca for an event. Decided to do some reviews on the best places to eat in Ithaca. Saigon Kitchen looked perfect. I already knew what I wanted to order before walking through the door. I walked in, and there were 2...More

Thank Sandy W
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Highly recommend this restaurant for quality, authenticity and service. Make a reservation if you can.

Thank ldeborah2935
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The menu is the usual Vietnamese one, but the execution is simply outstanding. Every dish is downright delicious. I have not had a bad dish there yet after many visits. It is also a BYO restaurant, so bring along your favorite wine or beer. Highly...More

Thank Dave s
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We were in town just for a week and ate here 3 times! That's how amazing this food tastes. Fresh, delicious, and popular! There was a line waiting for a table most of the time we were here. The food is very reasonably priced, with...More

Thank Jamie O
Reviewed 8 June 2017

My husband and I ordered carry-out for dinner, but we were sadly disappointed. The summer rolls were tasteless and consisted of noodles, shredded lettuce, and a couple of small tofu cubes wrapped in rice paper- no cucumbers, bean sprouts, or anything else that would have...More

Thank gaviaimmer
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We ordered a light lunch - I had the chicken pho and it was just perfect. The mango smoothie was also very tasty.

Thank KristianJL
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Place is a hot spot! Great food, we had a great dinner sampler! Busy place, but we were able to get a table. Service was wonderful too, servers were courteous and helpful in selecting the best tasting samplers.

Thank Sirpinky
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Some friends and I were in town for the book fair and had decided to check this place out due to its high ranking on TripAdvisor. We were not disappointed. To start I got the pan-fried pork pot stickers, which were excellent. I recommend you...More

Thank Bryan M
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Shirley J
27 February 2017|
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Response from Knohanz | Reviewed this property |
Google it.
13 August 2016|
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Response from lem1eu10 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing liquor on the menu. Call ahead- they may allow BYOB.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 526 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-257-8881
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