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We Try All the Vietnamese Snacks at Saigon Sandwiches in San Francisco

Every sandwich-loving San Franciscan knows that Saigon Sandwiches, located in the Little Saigon section of the Tenderloin, makes outstanding banh mi. Yet few customers direct their attention toward the display of Vietnamese snacks spread along the counter and stacked in the refrigerator—and that's a real shame, because Saigon Sandwiches has much more to offer than their namesake implies. More

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@pattyk, I can't wait until they open. Have you read their Heirloom Bean Book? It's terrific.

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@kiwifoodie, thanks for the insight! I know where I'm eating if I can ever get to Auckland.

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@Nicholas Byrd, he deboned the little pigs and stuffed the charcuterie inside their bodies.

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@Phunnyfarm, excellent call about oysters. Where do you like to get them?

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@g. dewar, I swear I didn't make up "Little Santa Cruz," haha. And when I heard that nickname, it made sense to me.

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@berzerkeley, photo props go to Tory Putnam. Check out more of her stuff here: http://toryputnam.wordpress.com/.

Thanks for the article suggestion! Where do you go for carne asada?


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@sbp123, thanks for the recommendation! Any favorite dishes?

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@Geno Endicott, what's your favorite thing to eat at Lee's in the morning?

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@Health_Nut, both the avocado sandwich and tofu pesto burrito are under $9. All these breakfast spots are in the Financial District, so after you eat, you can head to the Embarcadero for a nice long digestive stroll.

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@thingstea, this is the "pork and beans" from The Golden West, but it's really more like a soup. When you're craving something hot and hearty in the morning, check it out. And while you're there, try a butternut squash muffin or any pastry that's still in stock.

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@candy_ah, what a shame! All is not lost, though. Crown & Crumpet Tea Spot Cafe took Cinema Cafe's place, and they're using the same matcha recipe. They don't have the technique quite down yet, but they're working on it and welcome input from matcha latte fans like yourself.

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@acegw83, unfortunately you can't print the slide show, but if you have a smartphone, you can access it from there and view all the slides at once without having to click through a slide show. Glad you enjoyed the roundup!

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@Texasian, it's actually more like a small pyramid of mochi with the peanut, sesame and coconut mixture nestled in the center.

I'd love to find some good nasi lemak in the Bay Area. Do you have any recommendations?

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