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18 Fabulous Vietnamese Restaurants Open for Takeout and Delivery in Los Angeles

Banh mi, noodle soups, and baked catfish

Vietnamese restaurants across the Southland are open and ready to comfort Angelenos during the pandemic with steaming bowls of pho, generously stuffed banh mi, and herb-filled spring rolls. 

From Viet Noodle Bar in Atwater Village to Vinh Loi Tofu in Reseda and Tip Top Sandwich in Rosemead, here now are 18 fabulous Vietnamese restaurants open for takeout and delivery in Los Angeles.

1. Vinh Loi Tofu

18625 Sherman Way #101
Reseda, CA 91335(818) 996-9779 Visit Website

Owner and chef Kevin Tran makes fresh tofu each day for the Vietnamese vegetarian fare at Vinh Loi Tofu. Call the restaurant directly to place a takeout order for classics prepared without animal protein.

2. Viet Noodle Bar

3133 Glendale Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039(323) 906-1575 Visit Website

For those missing chef Viet Tran’s healthy-leaning Vietnamese cooking, DoorDash is delivering young jackfruit salads and the popular turmeric white fish noodles while the dining room is closed.

3. Gingergrass

2396 Glendale Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039(323) 644-1600 Visit Website

Gingergrass in Silver Lake is open daily from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. for takeout and delivery. Many of the house-specials including the shaking beef and Gingergrass tofu keep well for a few days in the fridge so order some for now and later.

4. Nha Trang Noodle House Restaurant

417 W Main St
Alhambra, CA 91801(626) 588-2833 Visit Website

Soothe all that ails with Nha Trang’s fantastic noodle soups. The bun bo Hue, spicy beef noodle soup with lemongrass, is the best in the Southland.

Nha Trang Noodle House Restaurant
 Cathy Chaplin

5. Pho Hai Kieu

1000 S San Gabriel Blvd
San Gabriel, CA 91776(626) 872-0328 Visit Website

Order northern Vietnamese favorites to-go from this friendly mom and pop shop. The banh cuon, rice flour crepes stuffed with ground pork, ground shrimp, and scallions, are wonderfully delicate while the chicken pho boasts a pure and flavorful broth.

Pho Hai Kieu
 Cathy Chaplin

6. Tip Top Sandwich

8522 Valley Blvd
Rosemead, CA 91770(626) 280-8883

Vietnamese sandwiches make an ideal lunch for busy folks working from home. Order a couple banh mi to-go and ask for the fillings to be packed separately. Reheat in the oven for crisp bread and warmed-through insides.

Tip Top Sandwich
 Cathy Chaplin

7. Com Tam Thuan Kieu

120 E Valley Blvd E
San Gabriel, CA 91776(626) 280-5660

The broken rice at Com Tam Thuan Kieu is available for takeout daily. The platter with pork three ways (shredded and dusted in roasted rice powder, a steamed meatloaf, and grilled) is dependably good.

8. Crustacean Beverly Hills

468 N Bedford Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90210(310) 205-8990 Visit Website

Crustacean is offering curbside pick-up and delivery daily from noon to 8 p.m. Orders for chef’s specials and family meals can be placed via text (424-303-8108), phone (310-205-8990), or email (ANtheGoCBH@houseofan.com)

9. Pho Saigon Pearl

519 S Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036(323) 930-8935 Visit Website

Pho Saigon Pearl is a haven for dependable Vietnamese dishes including spring rolls, banh mi sandwiches, soups, and noodle bowls. The restaurant is open daily from noon to 9 p.m. for takeout and delivery.

10. Pho Ga District

3119 N San Gabriel Blvd J
Rosemead, CA 91770(626) 872-0878

It’s hard to find a bowl of chicken pho better than the ones made by Phan Tran at Pho Ga District. The restaurant is open for takeout during usual business hours.

Pho Ga District
 Wonho Frank Lee

11. Thien Tam Vegetarian Restaurant

10345 Garvey Ave
El Monte, CA 91733(626) 579-1050

Thien Tam is open Sunday through Monday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for takeout of its stellar vegetarian fare including noodle soups and satisfying stir-fries.

12. Phở Filet

9463 Garvey Ave ste a
South El Monte, CA 91733(626) 453-8911

Stop into this worn-in restaurant straddling the border between Rosemead and South El Monte for some of the best southern-style pho in LA to-go.

Phở Filet
 Cathy Chaplin

13. Banh Xeo Quan

8742 Garvey Ave
Rosemead, CA 91770(626) 288-2699

Banh Xeo Quan is selling its Vietnamese crepes to-go. Every banh xeo is crisp with lacy, caramelized edges. Stuffed inside are bunches of bean sprouts, mushrooms, shrimp, and pork.

Banh Xeo Quan
 Cathy Chaplin

14. Sáu Can Tho Vietnamese Kitchen

8450 Garvey Ave #103
Rosemead, CA 91770(626) 307-8868Visit Website

Sheltering in place calls for baked catfish — a hefty meal that can be stretched out for a week. Served on the side are herbs and lettuce, pickled carrots and daikon, cucumber spears, vermicelli rice noodles, rice papers, and best of all, a tangy-sweet tamarind dipping sauce. Call ahead for takeout.

Sáu Can Tho Vietnamese Kitchen
 Cathy Chaplin

15. Nong La Cafe

2055 Sawtelle Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90025(310) 268-1881 Visit Website

Both locations of Nong La — Sawtelle and La Brea — are offering online ordering for curbside pick-up. On the menu is pho, bun bo Hue, and crispy spring rolls.

16. Phorage

3300 Overland Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90034(310) 876-0910 Visit Website

Order Phorage’s very good clay pot chicken and pho online for curbside pickup or delivery. Locations in Playa del Rey, Palms, and West Hollywood are open for business.

17. Cassia

1314 7th St
Santa Monica, CA 90401(310) 393-6699 Visit Website

Chef Bryant Ng’s Cassia is open for takeout, curbside pick-up, and delivery daily from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. The family meal menu, which includes appetizers, salads, rice or noodles, and dessert, is a good option for those feeding a crowd.

18. Pho Hue Oi

4051 Inglewood Ave Ste. 101
Redondo Beach, CA 90278(310) 263-1123

With locations in Little Saigon and Redondo Beach, Pho Hue Oi is open for takeout and delivery. Eater’s editor Matthew Kang is particularly fond of the pho and garlic shrimp noodles.

Source: Eater LA